Category: Clay’s Corner

Clay’s Corner June

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Here I set, near the end of May, and time to write this column. Six months ago, would you have ever dreamed we would be living in a…

Clay’s Corner for April

Clay’s Corner, providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 As I begin to look at my stack of notes that will become this column, I am overcome with how much the world has changed due…

Clay’s Corner – May

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 As you can tell from the heading, I’ve been writing this column for a very long time under circumstances that were, somewhat, predictable….until about a month ago! Now,…

Clay’s Corner for March  2020

Clay’s Corner – Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 This past month it was that, McClatchy, the owner of the Tacoma News Tribune has filed for bankruptcy. Having been in the Tacoma area since…

Clay’s Corner – January

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Assuming you are reading this column in 2020 – Happy New Year. Some thoughts about this year: Most will pronounce it Twenty-Twenty. This decade will be pronounced the…

Clay’s Corner – December

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 It’s been just about a year since I included these pictures in this column of the antenna fire on West Tiger Mountain. Antenna fires are pretty unusual, but…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Here we are, at this writing the end of October,  and the stores are full of things for Christmas. The weather was wonderful as the month started. Then,…

Clay’s Corner for October

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 CONGRATULATIONS TO WASHINGTON’S MARCONI RADIO AWARD WINNERS – KIRO-FM AND KRWM-FM (WARM 106.9)! Two Seattle radio stations have received the prestigious NAB Marconi Radio Awards – Bonneville’s KIRO-FM…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 For reasons I cannot explain…I often start out my column talking about the weather.  Perhaps it’s because of the fact that we have so much of it in…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Let’s start the year with a pretty picture!     The following was taken by fellow NWPB engineer, Jason Royals.  He stopped to put chains on all 4 wheels of…