HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Radio

LPFM Watch: More than 400 LPFM Applications Granted this Month

It’s been a busy week at the FCC, with the tally of newly granted low power FM (LPFM) applications now inching towards 500...

Posted

FCC Preps for AM Auction

The commission has determined procedures for upcoming Auction 84.

Posted

NAB Urges FCC to Be More Flexible on FM Translator Moves

“If you care about localism, you should care about AM radio,” stated FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai last fall at the NAB Radio Show...

Posted

DLR to FCC: No More New AMs

The engineering consulting firm of du Treil, Lundin & Rackley says there’s a lot the FCC can do to improve AM.

Posted

LPFM Application Tally Surprises

The low-power expansion of the FM dial will not include as many stations as some LPFM faithful had estimated.

Posted

NAB Lands Four More Members of Congress

There are now 200 Representatives and Senators signed on to the Local Radio Freedom Act.

Posted

LPFM Advocates Seek LP250 Class

Two long-time low-power FM advocates want the FCC to reconsider licensing stations at higher power levels in rural areas.

Posted

Supporters Say FCC Processing LPFM Applications Quickly

Pieces of the low-power FM puzzle in this country continue to fall in place. The FCC acknowledged some 2,819 applications were filed...

Posted

FCC Identifies Mutually Exclusive LPFM Groups

With lightning fast speed, the FCC’s Media Bureau has been processing applications for low-power FM stations.

Posted

Prometheus makes 250 watt Low Power FM proposal to FCC

On Monday Sanjay Jolly of the Prometheus Radio Project dropped by the Federal Communications Commission’s Media Bureau offices and talked Low Power FM...

Posted

FM Broadcasters Beware of Potential Interference Issues

The LPFM applications are in, and counted, and the FCC is actively processing them. A recent public notice from...

Posted

Analysis: Exploring the FCC’s AM Plan

There’s likely no single answer to the troubles of the AM radio band in the United States.

Posted

ITU Preparing Report on Broadcasting’s Importance in Emergencies

GENEVA—In a follow-up action to a Nov. 21 workshop on emergency broadcasting held by the International Telecommunications Union, that organization...

Posted

FCC Proposals for AM Radio Part 2

Revitalizing AM radio is not easy. As the oldest radio service, the very things that made it attractive to the early days of radio...

Posted

AM Proposal Comments Due in January

Public comments are due to the FCC by Jan. 21 on the AM revitalization Notice of Proposed Rulemaking.

Posted
RSS Icon