TUESDAY 5/29/18 is the target date for WKAR TV to return to full power broadcasting, on the new channel. 90.5 FM will go to full power 1-2 days after that. Technical complications and additional weather delays could move that date. Please check this page daily for updates. | About this project
UPDATE: 5/24/18 3:10pm: 90.5 FM returned to full power at 3:05pm today. TV will go back on the air at reduced power when tower work finishes for the day.
UPDATE 5/24/18, 7:35am: TV and 105.1 FM will be off the air for portions of the day today. The projected date to rescan TVs is Tue. 5/29.
Winds permitting, today's work includes removing the gin pole from the tower, lowering the rigging to a position below the FM antenna, and installing the new TV standby antenna.