LPFM Stations Get a Boost

June 28, 2017

For the first time, the FCC just granted booster stations to two LPFMs in California. Like the name implies, a booster helps a station to fill in parts of its broadcast area where geographic impediments–like hills or mountains–prevent the signal from being received well where it otherwise should be heard. 

Read more at: http://www.radiosurvivor.com/2017/06/23/lpfm-stations-get-boost/

Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!



Latest News

Blackburn: Paid Prioritization Issue Will Get Deeper Dive

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) says that Congress will have a thorough discussion about the role of paid prioritization in an open internet.


After 15 Years, Additional Auction 83 Bids Set to Begin

Applicants who have waited more than 15 years for word on the status of their commercial FM translator construction permit may soon have an answer.


European Nationals Press FCC on Ownership

What will the FCC’s stance be on the request from a pair of British and Polish expats to amend the Federal Communication Commission’s foreign station ownership rules?


Facebook algorithm kills conservative news feeds, boosts left's

Conservative publishers have lost an average of nearly 14 percent of their traffic from Facebook, [while] liberal publishers have...


More News