New England Emmy Winners

(UPDATE-June 4, 2016) Congratulations to New Hampshire recipients of the 2016 New England Emmy Awards!NH Public Television and WCVB Boston tied in the Environmental category.  NHPTV's Phil Vaughn, Steve Giordani and... Read More.

Lowest Unit Charges Take Effect July 30

During the 45-day period prior to a primary election or party caucus, and the 60-day period prior to the general election, commercial broadcast stations are prohibited from charging any legally qualified candidate for elective office (who does not waive his or her rights) more than the station’s Lowest... Read More.

Latest issue of Antenna newsletter available

Click here for the April 2016 issue of Antenna, produced by our Washington law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.  Topics addressed include:multilingual rules for EAS Video description requirements Post-repack channel sharing Upcoming FCC deadlines application for a new non-commercial FM at 91.7 in Scarborough,... Read More.

Dartmouth Celebrates 75th

On Saturday, April 30, 2016 Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH will celebrate dual milestones: the 75th anniversary of student broadcasting and the 40th anniversary of WFRD-FM, one of the rare commercially-operated student stations in America.Director of Broadcasting Heath Cole says there will... Read More.

UPDATE: IPAWS bill signed into law!

On Monday, April 11, 2016 President Obama signed the “Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2015,” which requires FEMA to modernize and implement the Integrated Public... Read More.

Welcome WEMJ-FM!

Binnie Media's Laconia cluster appears to be among the first beneficiaries in America of the AM improvement window that opened in January. In an effort to aid struggling AM stations the... Read More.

Scholarship deadlines approach

As graduation season approaches, so to do deadlines for two NHAB member-funded scholarships.Permanent residents of New Hampshire are eligible to apply for scholarships for 2 or 4-year accredited institutions of higher learning as long as the applicant is:a full-time student enrolled in a radio or... Read More.

New sponsors for Local Freedom Radio Act

February 29, 2016 - Two additional U.S. Senators and five members of the House of Representatives have signed on as co-sponsors of the Local Radio Freedom Act.  They include Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME).Three members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation already support the act: Senator... Read More.