Northeast Radio Watch

NERW 8/13/18: What Now for Tribune TV?

In this week’s issue… After Sinclair, who's next for Tribune's TV stations? - WBZ readies big move - Maine TV station sells - Toronto morning team out 

NERW’s summer hiatus

Fybush Media's content will return August 12

Tower Site of the Week

History over the front door

Site of the Week 7/27/18: Lockport, New York

Up near Niagara Falls, we dig deep into some fascinating local radio history
Strat, from the north

Site of the Week 7/20/18: The Stratosphere, Las Vegas

More than 1100 feet above the Las Vegas Strip, we (finally!) get to see the FM facilities up at the Stratosphere observation tower

Top Of The Tower Podcast

Top of the Tower Podcast #021: RadioInsight’s Lance Venta

We catch up with RadioInsight editor/publisher Lance Venta, just back from the Podcast Movement convention in Philadelphia, for a wide-ranging conversation about Scripps' WTMJ/WKTI sale in Milwaukee, Cox's attempts to spin off local TV, Univision/Cumulus and more. 

Top of the Tower Podcast #020: Cox Plots TV Spins

In this week's edition: Cox seeks TV station partner (or sale?) - We analyze the sale of Philadelphia's WBEB and spinoff of WXTU to Beasley - More sounds from the NAB Show: a conversation with Gates Air's Mark Goins about new transmitter technology

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Special Features

NERW Year in Review 2017: Those We Lost

Our Year in Review coverage concludes with our annual look back at all the voices, faces and talents we lost last year

NERW Year in Review 2017: The Year’s Top Ten Stories

NERW's Year in Review coverage continues with a look at the top ten stories that made news in the broadcasting world in 2017

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