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Lowest Unit Charge Kicks In August 28

Lowest Unit Charge Kicks In August 28

(July 20, 2018) – 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 Read More »

NHAB Awards $17,000 in Scholarships

NHAB Awards $17,000 in Scholarships

(July 11, 2018) – New Hampshire high school and college students are the recipients of scholarships totaling $17,000. Checks were presented today at WMUR Television in Manchester following a meeting of the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters (NHAB) Read More »

NHPR Repeats National Murrow Award

(June 19, 2018) – CONCORD – For the second consecutive year New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) has been recognized for overall excellence by the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Awards. It was announced in May that NHPR had won Read More »

May Antenna Keeps Tabs on FCC

(May 23, 2018) – The May issue of Antenna continues to keep a close eye on the blizzard of regulatory decisions being issued by Ajit Pai’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC). A hot current issue is the Commission’s freeze 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »