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Edward R. Murrow Award Nominations Announced

(April 25, 2017) – New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) and WMUR-TV were both named as recipients of the  2017 Edward R. Murrow Awards in Region 10.  The awards are made annually by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTNDA). Read More »

FCC Releases Auction Results & Timetable

 (April 19, 2017) – The bidding phase of the television incentive auction is finished but the fun is just beginning! The FCC has released a timetable for what happens next.  NHAB’s Washington attorney, Scott Flick, has kindly laid Read More »

Message from the Chairman

(April 14, 2017) – Well, we made it through first quarter! The word from many member stations is that the quarter was a little tough early on but managed to rally by March. No politics here, just a feeling Read More »

March Antenna Now Available

(March 21, 2017) – The FCC is seeking public comment on a new set of technical standards that have come to be known as Next Generation TV.  These standards amount to a convergence of over-the-air viewing with broadband Read More »

WBIN TV Sold in Spectrum Auction – local news done

WBIN TV Sold in Spectrum Auction – local news done

 (February 17, 2017) – The national voluntary spectrum auction is having a major impact in New Hampshire.  Binnie Media announced today that WBIN-TV has been sold and local news is being discontinued effective immediately.  Binnie Media intends to Read More »

February Issue of Antenna newsletter

 (February 17, 2017) – Station public files no longer need to contain correspondence from the public.   That’s the major takeaway from the latest issue of the Antenna newsletter, written by Scott R. Flick, a communications attorney with Read More »

January Issue of Antenna newsletter

(January 19, 2017) – Thanks to Attorney Scott Flick at the Pillsbury law firm in Washington, the latest edition of Antenna is available.  This month’s issue includes the possibility of internet employment recruitment…the latest negotiations between the Radio Read More »

Partisan Politics at FCC Cause Political File Headaches

(January 10, 2017) – The new president hasn’t even been inaugurated but there are already political problems erupting on Capitol Hill.  Last week the FCC sent mixed signals pertaining to the online political files maintained by television stations. Read More »