Category: Odds and Ends

FCC Extends EAS Compliance Deadline

November 24, 2010 – The FCC has agreed with the SBE, NAB, MSTV and almost all state broadcaster associations that the 180-day EAS deadline should be extended. Late yesterday, the FCC announced that the deadline will be extended from 180…

Snohomish County Rules Allow Rebuilding AM towers

Snohomish County has approved new rules for shoreline development that will allow existing AM radio towers and ones with permits already issued to be rebuilt if they are damaged or destroyed. A proposed amendment to Snohomish County’s Shoreline Master Program that would…

Move to restrict AM towers

Move to restrict AM towers in Snohomish County Shoreline areas Jim Dalke, CPBE AMD 8-VSB A proposed amendment to Snohomish County’s Shoreline Master Program that would eliminate or restrict AM radio antennas and transmitter sites in shoreline areas drew a…

The September Luncheon Report

Report from Jim Dalke, CPBE 8-VSB AMD: Our September Luncheon meeting was held in conjunction with the Taste of NAB Road Show at Clover Park Technical College on September 10. The meeting was called to order and primary chapter business was the…

Man Dies of Possible Electrocution

Story A contract engineer working at WDMS radio station in Greenville is believed to have been electrocuted Thursday while repairing the station’s transmitter. Jerold Campbell, 73, of Oxford was pronounced dead about 12:25 p.m. after being taken to Delta Regional…

May 2010 Luncheon

SBE Chapter 16 May Luncheon Arc Flash Hazards Thursday, May 13, noon Museum of Flight Wings Café, Meadow’s Room Boeing Field, 9404 East Marginal Way S. On average, approximately 5 to 10 arc flash explosions occur on the job every…

April/May Luncheon

There will be no April SBE Chapter 16 Luncheon because of the  NAB 2010 Show in Las Vegas. For May’s Luncheon we will have an outstanding presentation on Arc Flash and Hazard Assessments.  Our Luncheon will be held in the…

March Luncheon

The SBE 16 March Luncheon is scheduled for March 11, 2010. The Show Hours are 10am to 7pm. SBE Chapter 16 will be joining Advanced Broadcast Solutions for this March Luncheon Meeting. If you want to attend, you must RSVP…