AWARN Webinar on Sept. 13

(September 1, 2016) - What is described as "a powerful new companion to EAS" will be explained in a free webinar on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016, from 2-3 p.m. EDT. The Advanced Warning and Response Network... Read More.

New EAS Operating Handook

(August 19, 2016) - The FCC issued a notice reminding radio and TV broadcasters, as well as cable franchisees, about the deadlines for filing various forms on the new online EAS Test Reporting System.  Form... Read More.

FCC Adds 3 New EAS Event Codes

WASHINGTON, July 11, 2016 – The Federal Communications Commission today updated its rules so that Americans can receive more specific – and potentially life-saving – warnings through the Emergency Alert System (EAS) before extreme weather... Read More.

Deadline Approaching: EAS Rule Changes

(June 22, 2016) Last year the FCC issued its Sixth Report & Order (EB Docket No. 04-296) pertaining to new requirements for the Emergency Alert System.  Some of the implementation deadlines have already passed but... 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.

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... Read More.

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... Read More.

NH stations have successful EAS test

A survey of New Hampshire licensed radio and television broadcasters following the September 16 FEMA Regional EAS test suggests that the majority of broadcast stations in the Granite State received and forwarded the "NPT" code test... Read More.