(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,... Read More.
(September 13, 2017) - For the first time in several years, NHAB will feature a full-blown convention on the same day it presents the 2017 Granite Mikes. The event is scheduled for Thursday, October 12,... Read More.
(UPDATED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017) - FEMA and the FCC have indicated that Wednesday's National EAS Test will proceed unless a major storm is about to make landfall somewhere in the continental U.S. All radio, television... Read More.
(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... Read More.
(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 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 over the next 39 months, resulting... Read More.
(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,... Read More.
(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... Read More.