CBA Files in Opposition of LPFM Changes

On July 27, 2015 the Lower Power FM Advocacy Group (LPFM-AG) filed a Petition for Rulemaking with the FCC, asking the Commission to institute a number of changes that would fundamentally alter the nature of the LPFM service. On September 2nd, the State Associations... Read More.

FCC Modernizes Broadcast Contest Rule for Online Access

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2015 – The Federal Communications Commission today adopted rules that allow broadcasters to disclose contest rules online as an alternative to broadcasting them over the air. Adopted in 1976, the Contest Rule requires broadcasters to disclose important contest information fully and accurately, and to... Read More.

Bonneville International Acquires 4 Denver Radio Stations

Bonneville International, announced that it has entered into an exchange agreement with Entercom Communications Corp. Entercom will exchange four stations in Denver, Colorado for Bonneville’s Los Angeles Classic Rock station KSWD-FM (“The Sound”). The stations Bonneville will acquire as part of the agreement are:... Read More.

Greg Armstrong and Bobby Irwin Join CBA’s Board of Directors

With Peter Maroney's retirement and Brad LaRock's departure from the CBA’s Board of Directors two openings were created for a new Metro Market Television and Major Market Radio Board Director. CBA members elected KCDO-TV/Denver's Greg Armstrong and Cumulus/Colorado Springs' Bobby Irwin, appointed by the CBA’s Board of... Read More.

FCC Releases NPRM Regarding Online Public Files for Radio

The FCC has released its Notice of Proposed Rule Making in the Radio Online Public File proceeding, which can be found at the link below.  The main takeaways with regard to radio are that the FCC is proposing to initially apply the requirement only... Read More.

CBA Files Joint Comments with U.S. Forest Service

The CBA joined with other state broadcast associations in expressing concern that certain aspects of the US Forest Service’s current and proposed permitting process violate the First Amendment by imposing a “prior restraint” on the freedom of speech and freedom of the press that... Read More.

Andrés Chaparro Appointed to CBA’s Board of Directors

With the recent departure of Byron Grandy from the CBA’s Board of Directors an opening was created for a new Metro Market Television Board Director. The CBA has appointed KDEN-TV Station Manager, Andrés Chaparro, to the CBA’s Board of Directors. Andrés Chaparro has been Station Manager... Read More.

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