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A coalition of operators, licensees and interested others from public agencies who manage specific-area (TIS/HAR) radio stations that transmit service and safety information to citizens.
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RadioSTAT Antenna Installed

October 2023

  • Radio Aids Maui Recovery.
  • FCC Approves Larger, Higher Antennas.
  • Why EMAs Don't Like LPFM.
  • Information Station Specialists Turns 40.
AM Radio in Every Vehicle

August 2023

  • AM Radio Is Deemed "Absolutely Mandatory"; virtually all are convinced of the band’s value to America … except automakers.
  • Will 2024 Solar Event Eclipse Resources?
  • Signs of Things to Come
  • Harrison Ford Voices Safety Broadcasts at Jackson Hole
Park Hikers

May 2023

  • NAB Petition Asks Congress to Prevent Automakers from Removing AM Receivers from Vehicles
  • Remote Parks Rely on Radio
  • New 630-Meter HAM Radio Antenna Available

Post Pulse Emergencies

February 2023

  • Post-Pulse Public Communications: Radio: a Survivable Asset Should a Community Need to Navigate an Electromagnetic Pulse Attack
  • Finishing Strong: Special-Event Radio Stations Mitigate Communication Snafu's for Major Venues
  • Rock Radio Resurfaces: Industry Pro Employs Short-Range Radio to Encourage Driver Safety
  • Agencies with New & Upgraded Information Radio Stations
Computer Tech 

October 2022

  • The Top 10 Improvements: Information Radio Station Upgrades, Ranked by Popularity
  • "Get Out Now!" California Fire District Uses Radio & StreamCASTs to Move Residents Out of Harm's Way
  • Span-aversary! Mackinac Bridge Highway Information Stations Celebrate Decades of Service
  June 2022:
  • One Wildfire Is Bad Enough; Emergency Managers in California Soon to Use Satellite Links to Directly Disseminate Evacuation Instructions to Car Radios & Outdoor Warning Speakers
  • Pow Wow Celebration & More to Be Broadcast Live on New Michigan Tribal Radio Station


May 2022:

  • 630 Meter Vertical Antenna Passes First Test

March 2022:

  • Sweet Signal in Alabama
  • Portable AM Radio Stations Prep to Deploy Statewide in Illinois
  • Do emergency / health managers need a portable IPAWS changeable message sign?
  February 2022:
  • Off-Roaders Must Be on Message
  • A Historic Resurgence?
  • New AM / FM / Weather Receiver Ideal for Outdoor Recreation
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