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...

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...

Confusion marks regional EAS test

A regional test of the Emergency Alert System on February 24, 2016 involving 22 states went well - for those stations that received it.  But the day of the test six states were left out without the broadcasters...

Al Blake, Jr.

NHAB has learned of the death of Al Blake, Jr., who held sales and management posts at several NH stations.  He suffered a medical crisis while driving on Jan. 27, 2016.

Latest NPRM on EAS

January 28, 2016 - The FCC has issued its latest Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) related to the Emergency Alert System.  The purpose is to explore ways to promote community preparedness and ensure...

Brouder to head NHAB

Veteran broadcaster Ed Brouder has been selected as executive director of the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters (NHAB).  He replaces Jordan Walton who relocated to New Jersey with his family. Brouder’s 37-year...

Koor Communications’ Sheila Vinikoor passes away

Sad news this morning as we have learned that Koor Communication's co-owner Sheila Vinikoor has passed away at the age of 65.Sheila E. Vinikoor passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family on January 8, 2016,...