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The FCC published in the Federal Register its Order eliminating the main studio rule. The elimination becomes effective January 8, 2018. There is still a requirement to maintain a local/toll free phone number so that residents of a station’s community of license can reach the station during regular business hours. For stations who have not moved public files completely online, there is requirement to maintain a physical public file in ...Read More
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  1. Leverage: Double Your Billing with Half the Effort

    December 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  2. Leverage: Double Your Billing with Half the Effort

    January 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  3. Political Rules & Regulations for 2018

    January 18, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  4. 2018 MBA Convention & Awards Banquet

    June 1, 2018 - June 2, 2018
  5. 2018 MBA Radio Talent Institute

    July 30, 2018 - August 8, 2018
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(Jefferson City)—They were the voices in the morning who told us the overnight news, the morning weather, and the sports scores. They entertained us and informed us throughout the day and into the night. They have been the unseen companions of Missourians for almost a century. The State Historical Society of Missouri has catalogued and archived hundreds of recordings gathered by The Missouri Broadcasters Association under the auspices of the ...Read More
From nab.org:   In early 2017, NAB commissioned a project designed to help radio broadcasters better understand the way broadcast radio stations are displayed on automobile dashboards. This project was designed to analyze the current state of broadcast station dashboard identification and then develop a best practices guide that radio companies can adopt. The goal is for broadcast radio to embrace a more unified display style that will achieve a ...Read More
The MBA is taking part in a pilot project for the Radio Preservation Task Force. This group has been tasked by the Library of Congress to assemble a national radio air check database. Frank Absher, Executive Director of the St. Louis Media History Foundation, is building a regional repository of these air checks in Missouri which could be used as a template for other states.  Collections are already established in ...Read More
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