It’s Complicated: Garziglia on FM Translator Rule Changes
A draft R&O tacking FM translators is scheduled to be considered at the May...
Cumulus Gets a Warning on Improper Ex Parte Communications
Licensee WKNG had pressed the FCC to admonish as well as dismiss a pending...
NJBA Proposes Graduated Contour Limits for FM Translators
Association weighed in on the interference complaint process in reply comments
NJBA Opposes Contour Limiting Aspect of FM Translator NPRM
Feels that the change would “significantly adversely affect” full-service stations
FCC Hands Down New Dismissal in LPFM Advocacy Case
Only one party has standing among hundreds of objections submitted by Prometheus, Common Frequency...
Crawford DoE Proposes Compromise for Interference Field Strength Cut Off
He says 48 dBµ would be a more appropriate value than 54 dBµ
Broadcasters: Now Is the Time to Stand Up & Protect the FM Band
FCC published a summary of proposed rules for resolving complaints of interference to existing...
Group of LPFM Advocates Withdraw Some Informal Objections
A few of the nearly 1,000 are retracted and more withdrawals are expected
FCC Rejects Prometheus’ Petition to Reconsider FM Translator Locations
But attorney David Oxenford cautions the decision did not resolve all the issues raised...
FCC Proposes to Streamline FM Translator Interference Processes
Current complaint process is “nasty, brutish and long,” says FCC chair
FCC NPRM Is Designed to Resolve Interference Complaints Between FMs and Translators
More translators means more interference complaints. Here's how the commission plans to address the...
Oxenford: Weigh Risks Before Rebroadcasting HD Multicast on FM translator
The commission has not yet adopted specific rules governing the technical details of rebroadcasting...
1,000+ Stations File to Participate in Translator Auction
Pai called it a success
FM Translator Window Ends With 1,000 Stations in the Game
Chairman Pai called it a success
Weekly Tech Reminders: FM Translators, National EAS Test and More
Here’s an excerpt from this week’s Monday Morning Coffee and Technical Notes
One-Week FM Translator Filing Window for Class C and D AM Stations Opens July 26
What to know about the coming window for certain AM stations that opens next...
Commission Lays Out Instructions for AM’s Next Translator Window
Interested stations have a short window starting in late July
Commission Announces Opening of Next Translator Window
Mark July 26 on your calendar
NAB Asks for Rulemaking on FM Translator Interference
Group wants to “facilitate the efficient disposition of interference complaints against translators”
FCC Tells AMs to Hold on to FM Translator Apps for Now
Media Bureau issues a public notice to clarify the processing policy
FCC Proposes to Change Rules Governing FM Translator Locations
Under the draft order released on Feb. 2, translators will be able to be...
Beasley Media Group Buys Two FM Translators for $125K Each
Two universities also sell, buy FM translators in the Midwest