FCC extends deadline for LPFM applications

Posted: October 21, 2013

The FCC has set a new deadline for applicants seeking licenses for low-power FM stations, agreeing to keep its filing window open until 6 p.m. Nov. 14. After the federal government resumed operations last week, several organizations that assist low-power … Continue reading

St. Louis pubmedia merger moves ahead

Posted: October 14, 2013

St. Louis Public Radio and the St. Louis Beacon, a nonprofit news site, have negotiated a merger agreement that will be taken up by the University of Missouri System’s Board of Curators at its next meeting in November. Continue reading

CPB appropriation arrives despite federal shutdown

Posted: October 8, 2013

Public broadcasting’s federal subsidies were not caught up in the political stalemate that forced closure of the federal government Oct. 1. The U.S. Treasury delivered CPB’s $445 million fiscal 2014 appropriation that same day, as scheduled, while political leaders in … Continue reading