Category: Clay’s Corner

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…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 I like to start this column with a picture.  Last month was a pretty one of a sunset behind the Tower at West Tiger-1.  This month, pictures of…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 In my column last month, I asked for pictures.  This one, submitted by Alex Brewster of a sunset from West Tiger Mt., and shot from his drone, is…

Clays Corner – October

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 As I write this, in late September, our weather is pretty much back to normal. Much cooler temperatures, showers and breezes, noticeably shorter days and fall colors starting…

Clay’s Corner – August

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Have you been enjoying summer?  Hot enough for yah?  From what I hear, this July has been the 2nd hottest on record.  Perhaps all part of global warming….Heard…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 OK…Let’s be honest, who thought ‘Climate Change’ would mean – hotter dryer summer, more forest fires and choking smoke?  Last year we had some fires in the Washington…