Television

NHAB Offers Active Shooter Training

 (May 1, 2018) – On Wednesday, June 6, 2018, the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters (NHAB) will offer free active shooter training for its members.  The session will take place at the Grappone Center in Concord from 1:15 Read More »

Read It Now: January Issue of Antenna

Read It Now: January Issue of Antenna

(January 19, 2018) – National TV ownership limits…FCC orders Blue Alerts to be incorporated into Emergency Alert System…freeze on LPTV apps…new rules for closed captioning…$13 million in fines levied on Sinclair Broadcast Group for sponsor misidentifications…main studio rule Read More »

Free Member Webinar: Online Public Files

Free Member Webinar: Online Public Files

(January 16, 2018) – NHAB members are invited to attend a free webinar entitled “Across the Finish Line: Meeting the March 1 Deadline to Move Your Public Inspection File Online.”  It will be held on Tuesday, January 30 Read More »

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 »

Latest issue of Antenna newsletter

Latest issue of Antenna newsletter

(October 20, 2017) – The relaxation of AM engineering rules is the subject of the FCC’s Docket 13-249 – and one of the page 1 articles in this month’s issue of Antenna.  The newsletter is an NHAB member 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 »