Transmitter Status http://boisestatepublicradio.org en KBSS, KBSW Return To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/kbss-kbsw-return-air <p><em>This post was updated at 9:00 p.m. July 20.</em></p><p>KBSS in Sun Valley and KBSW in Twin Falls have returned to air.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p><p><em>This post was first created at 2:45 p.m. July 20.</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio engineers are aware of the intermittent outages on KBSS in Sun Valley and KBSW in Twin Falls and are working with network providers to resolve the issue.</p><p>Thank you for your patience as we work to fix the problem.</p><p>You can still <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/news91">listen online here</a>.</p><p></p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 20:58:52 +0000 BSPR 49161 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org KBSS, KBSW Return To Air Boise State Public Radio's KBSU HD2 Jazz Station Returns To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/boise-state-public-radios-kbsu-hd2-jazz-station-returns-air <p><em>This post was updated on June 30, 2014</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's high-definition jazz station is back on the air.</p><p>Chief engineer Tom Lowther says KBSU HD2 returned to air 10 days ago after a lengthy outage. He says the gear at the transmitter site is outdated and is the reason the HD stations falter.</p><p>KBSX HD is still off the air. You can find a <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/station-search-coverage-map">list of all FM stations here</a> and listen via our <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/news91">web stream here</a>.</p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:00:00 +0000 BSPR 41162 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Updated: KBSW Twin Falls Returns To Full Power http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/updated-kbsw-twin-falls-returns-full-power <p><em>This post was updated June 6, 2014</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio engineers have replaced a key piece of transmitter equipment returning KBSW 91.7 FM in the Magic Valley to full power.</p><p>Listeners across the valley should now be able to hear the station loud and clear.</p><p>Thank you for your patience during this transition, and <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/report-technical-problem">please let us know </a>if listening is difficult.</p><p><em>This post was updated April 11, 2014</em></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 17:25:00 +0000 BSPR 40664 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Planned Power Outage Could Impact Salmon Listeners http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/planned-power-outage-could-impact-salmon-listeners <p>Idaho Power has a planned outage for Salmon residents Friday morning that could impact Boise State Public Radio's signal.</p><p>The power company tweeted Thursday:</p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Salmon residents: Planned outage Friday morning 1-5 a.m. while crews upgrade equipment in the substation. Thank you for your patience!</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 21:41:47 +0000 BSPR 46195 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: McCall Stations Return To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-mccall-stations-return-air-0 <p><em>This post was updated May 31.</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's McCall stations returned to air Saturday afternoon.</p><p>Our three frequencies, 89.9 FM, 90.7 FM and 91.7 FM, were back on the air by 5:30 p.m.</p><p>Thank you for your understanding and patience.</p><p><em>This post was updated May 30.</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's McCall stations are still off the air.</p><p>Syringa booted 89.9 FM, 90.7 FM and 91.7 FM off the air May 29 during network maintenance. The company is still working to restore Boise State Public Radio's stations.</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 16:50:07 +0000 BSPR 46159 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: KBSX Returns To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-kbsx-returns-air <p></p><p></p><p><em>Updated at 8:30 a.m.:</em></p><p>KBSX 91.5 FM is back on the air.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p><p><em>Original Post:</em></p><p>KBSX is currently off-air. Our online stream is also down. Our engineers are working to rectify the problem as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 12 May 2014 13:31:50 +0000 BSPR 45094 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: KBSX Returns To Air Signal Problems In Challis Have Been Fixed http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/signal-problems-challis-have-been-fixed <p><em>This post was updated May 13, 2014 at 12:50 p.m.:</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's news and classical music hybrid station 89.7 FM in Challis is back to normal.</p><p>Thank you for your patience as engineers fixed the issue.</p><p><em>Original Post:</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's news and classical music hybrid station 89.7 FM in Challis is experiencing signal problems.</p><p>Our engineer is planning a trip to the site in order to install a new transmitter. We hope to have the issue resolved this week.</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 20:03:02 +0000 BSPR 44783 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Boise State Public Radio’s New Translator Reaches More Wood River Valley Listeners http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/boise-state-public-radio-s-new-translator-reaches-more-wood-river-valley-listeners <p></p><p>Boise State Public Radio’s newest 125 watt translator at the top of Bald Mountain is now live after last year’s federal government shutdown <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/government-shutdown-delays-launch-wood-river-valley-translator">delayed the launch</a> of the signal.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:22:45 +0000 BSPR 44451 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Boise State Public Radio’s New Translator Reaches More Wood River Valley Listeners Jazz, Radio Bilingue Web Streams Unavailable http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/jazz-radio-bilingue-web-streams-unavailable <p>Boise State Public Radio's jazz and Radio Bilingue web streams are currently unavailable.</p><p>Chief engineer Tom Lowther says the two station's streaming machines are down and repair is underway.</p><p>Boise State Public Radio's <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/news91">news</a> and <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/idaho">classical</a> web streams, however, are fully functional.</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:52:04 +0000 BSPR 43989 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Boise State Public Radio News And Classical Music Web Streams Available http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/boise-state-public-radio-news-and-classical-music-web-streams-available <p>This post was updated April 1 at 6:45 p.m.:</p><p>Boise State Public Radio's <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/news91">news</a> and <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/idaho">classical music</a> web streams are now fully functional.</p><p><em>This post was updated April 1 at 10:20 a.m.:</em></p><p>The Boise State Public Radio web streams are still unavailable as engineers work to move circuits from our old broadcast facility into our new station.</p><p>We'll update this post when the streams are back online.</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:21:00 +0000 BSPR 42652 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: Circuit Move Complete, Salmon And Challis Return To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-circuit-move-complete-salmon-and-challis-return-air <p><em>This post was updated at 2:00 p.m.</em></p><p>Salmon 91.9 fm and Challis 89.7 fm returned to air at 12:15 Monday after engineers completed the circuit move.</p><p><em>Original Post:</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's engineers are working with one of our network providers, Century Link, to move the circuit that feeds the Salmon and Challis stations.</p><p>The circuit move means Salmon 91.9 fm and Challis 89.7 fm will be off the air Monday morning.</p><p>We anticipate the stations will be back on air by Monday afternoon.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:23:38 +0000 BSPR 42651 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Understanding The Technical Transition At Boise State Public Radio http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/understanding-technical-transition-boise-state-public-radio <p></p><p><em>This post was updated on March 31, 2014</em></p><p>As we've detailed here, Boise State Public Radio is in the midst of moving into our new broadcast facility. The move isn't just a physical one, it's also a transition from analog to digital radio. The moves, both physical and technological, have created intermittent audio dropouts across the Boise State Public Radio network. Our engineers are aware of the disruptions, and we're moving closer to a permanent fix.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:05:00 +0000 BSPR 41466 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Understanding The Technical Transition At Boise State Public Radio Updated: Brief Outage To Occur In Twin Falls, McCall http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/updated-brief-outage-occur-twin-falls-mccall <div><em>Updated 4:02 p.m.: </em>Engineers have finished moving the Twin Falls and McCall equipment.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>All stations are on the air.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><em>Original Post:</em> As part of Boise State Public Radio's<a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/its-moving-week-please-be-patient"> move into our new broadcast facility</a>, engineers are about to move the circuits that feed our stations in Twin Falls and McCall.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>We anticipate those stations will be down for less than an hour as we make the switch.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:08:55 +0000 BSPR 42002 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org After Outage, KBSW 91.7 Twin Falls Returns To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/after-outage-kbsw-917-twin-falls-returns-air <p>Boise State Public Radio's KBSW 91.7 in Twin Falls was off the air part of March 11 and 12. It is back on the air now.</p><p>We appreciate your patience and understanding as <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/its-moving-week-please-be-patient">we're in the process of moving</a> Boise State Public Radio's broadcast equipment to a new space. There may be bumps along the way, but our engineers are working to keep those to a minimum.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 21:47:05 +0000 BSPR 41606 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: HD Stations Return To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-hd-stations-return-air <p><em>Updated Feb. 12, 1:30 p.m.:</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's HD stations are back on the air.</p><p>Thank you for your patience as our engineers were working to solve the issue.</p><p><em>Original Post:</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's HD Jazz Station is off the air. Engineers are aware of the issue and are working to fix the problem.</p><p>In the meantime, you can still listen to the jazz station <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/kbsu-hd2">live at our web stream</a>.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:15:07 +0000 BSPR 39025 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Jazz Web-Stream Gets An Upgrade http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/jazz-web-stream-gets-upgrade <p><strong><em>This post was updated Jan. 9 at 3:00 p.m.</em></strong></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's online jazz stream has been upgraded and is fully functional.</p><p><strong><em>Original Post: </em></strong>Boise State Public Radio engineers are upgrading the jazz web-stream, which means you can expect intermittent outages.</p><p>Work to upgrade the jazz web-stream will begin&nbsp; Monday and should be finished within a couple of days.</p><p>Thank you for your patience as we work to make the jazz web-stream even better!</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 21:46:25 +0000 BSPR 38093 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org KBSU HD Returns To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/kbsu-hd-returns-air <p><em>Updated Jan. 2 10:15 a.m.&nbsp; </em></p><p>KBSU HD2 returned to air this morning.</p><p>Thanks for your patience.</p><p><em>Original Post Dec. 31</em></p><p>Boise State Public Radio's HD Jazz station has been off the air for several days and engineers are working to fix the problem.</p><p>The HD Jazz station includes KBSW HD2 91.7 in Twin Falls and KBSS HD2 91.1 in Sun Valley.</p><p>We're sorry for any inconvenience. Remember, you can listen live <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/kbsu-hd2">online right here</a>.</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:21:55 +0000 BSPR 37815 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org KBSU HD Returns To Air Update: KBSY Returns To Full Power http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-kbsy-returns-full-power <p><strong>Update, Dec. 17, 3:40 p.m.</strong>: Thanks to a backup antennae installed at the Albion tower, KBSY 88.5 fm is back on the air at full power.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p><p><strong>Original Post:</strong> Boise State Public Radio's news station that serves the Burley area is operating on reduced power, which may limit its availability for some listeners. KBSY 88.5 fm is on the air at just 30 watts.</p><p>The transmitter, located in Albion, can't be reset remotely. Engineers are planning to make a repair trip Dec. 16.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:15:33 +0000 BSPR 36733 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Update: KBSY Returns To Full Power Updated: KBSX Returns To Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/updated-kbsx-returns-air <p><strong>Update 5:05 p.m.</strong> : KBSX is back on the air.</p><p><strong>Original Post</strong>: Boise State Public Radio's news station, KBSX 91.5 fm, is currently off the air.</p><p>Engineers are aware of the broadcast outage and are working quickly to resolve the issue.</p><p>In the meantime, our news web stream is still available. Listen online, or on your mobile device, <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/news91">here</a>.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 21:35:54 +0000 BSPR 36370 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org Updated: KBSX Returns To Air Update: HD Jazz Station Back On Air http://boisestatepublicradio.org/post/update-hd-jazz-station-back-air <p><strong>Updated, Dec. 3 2:30 p.m.</strong>: Boise State Public Radio's HD Jazz station, KBSU HD2, returned to air Tuesday afternoon.</p><p>Thank you for your patience.</p><p><strong>Original Post:</strong> Boise State Public Radio's HD Jazz and KBSU HD2 stations are currently off the air and we're working to fix the issue.</p><p>Engineers are aware of the problem.</p><p>However, our web streams are still available. You <a href="http://boisestatepublicradio.org/player#stream/kbsu-hd2">can listen here</a>.</p> Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:17:29 +0000 BSPR 36228 at http://boisestatepublicradio.org