NHAB News

FCC Issues Report on National EAS Test

(December 11, 2017) – Broadcasters seem to have performed better on the 2017 National Periodic Test of the Emergency Alert System than they did in 2016 according to a new report issued by the Federal Communications Commission. On Read More »

Main Studio Repeal Takes Effect in January

 (December 8, 2017) – Today the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) formal rulemaking repealing the main studio rule was published in the Federal Register.  Now the clock is ticking toward actual elimination of the rule on January 8, 2018. This Read More »

Board Changes

Board Changes

(November 8, 2017) – Just weeks after the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters (NHAB) membership approved a slate of board members and officers at its annual meeting, a change has occurred.  Scott McPherson, vice president of operations and Read More »

FCC Requests Language Translation Plans

(October 16, 2017) – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has directed all broadcast and cable licensees to declare their intentions relative to translating Emergency Alert System (EAS) content into languages other than English. On August 15, 2017 the Read More »

September Issue of Antenna Available

(September 19, 2017) – The FCC has postponed the filing window for 2017 broadcast ownership reports.  That’s the lead story in this month’s issue of the Antenna newsletter, written by Washington communications attorney Scott R. Flick of the Read More »

NHAB Convention Returns; Includes Granite Mikes

NHAB Convention Returns; Includes Granite Mikes

 (September 13, 2017) – For the first time in several years, NHAB will feature a full-blown convention on the same day it presents the 2017 Granite Mikes.  The event is scheduled for Thursday, October 12, at the Grappone Read More »

Remembering 9/11

(September 9, 2017) – Sixteen years ago New Hampshire broadcasters joined their colleagues around the country in rising to the challenge of keeping their fellow citizens calm and informed after the 9/11 attacks on America.  The last time Read More »

August Antenna Newsletter

(August 21, 2017) – The FCC and FEMA’s latest plans for the national test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) are the headline story in this month’s Antenna newsletter, published by Attorney Scott Flick at the Pillsbury Law Read More »