TITLE

N.Y. Broadcast Outlet Goes Digital

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/19/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted analog shutoff permission to WRNN-TV, a television station in Kingston, New York, to complete its transition to digital broadcasting. Significance of the transition for WRNN-TV; Stations that were granted permission to cease analog television broadcasting; Number of commercial and public television stations in the U.S.; Plan of the FCC under Media Bureau chief Kenneth Ferree regarding transition to digital broadcasting.
ACCESSION #
13832685

 

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