Television

June Issue of Antenna Available

 (June 20, 2017) – Proposed elimination of the FCC’s main studio rule is the featured article in the latest Antenna newsletter published by Attorney Scott Flick at Pillsbury law firm.  The newsletter is another benefit of NHAB membership. Read More »

NH Supreme Court Rules on Taxation Issue

NH Supreme Court Rules on Taxation Issue

(May 30, 2017) Greetings NHAB members, There is important news to report on the legal battle over property taxes and whether critical and valuable broadcast equipment could be taxed by local cities and towns.  Late last week, the Read More »

May Issue of Antenna available

(May 15, 2017) – The repacking phase of television’s voluntary Incentive Spectrum Auction is underway and it’s the headline article in the May issue of Antenna newsletter.  Space currently occupied by Channels 38 through 51 will be eliminated Read More »

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 »

AMC-18 Satellite Advisory

(April 4, 2017) – The five U.S. commercial radio networks who operate their own satellite systems have been up and running on the new AMC-18 at 105 degrees West Longitude for over a month.  Affiliates must move their downlinks to the 105 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 »