Category Archives: KFXO

Technical Difficulties

We are currently experiencing technical difficulties interrupting Over the Air transmission, satellite channels and some cable system channels.  We are actively working on the issue to restore services as soon as possible.    

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Planned Maintenance Outage for 12/12/14

At 12:30 am on December 12th, we will be performing maintenance at our primary transmitter site on Awbrey Butte.  Maintenance will include a full power down of our transmitters.  This will interrupt Over the Air transmission, satellite channels and some cable … Continue reading

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Issues with our power service

Due to issues we are having with the power service on Awbrey Butte, we are going to be forced to shut down our transmitters in order to protect our equipment from permanent damage. This will affect our over the air … Continue reading

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Power Outage

A short power outage casued some of our services to be interrupted. Everything is back to normal now. Please report issues to engineering@ktvz.com.

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Reconfiguring our Microwave System

In order to increase the bandwidth of our ethernet link to Awbrey Butte we are going to have to make some major changes to our microwave radio system. We have conducted as much of this configuration change as we can … Continue reading

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Issues with Channel 20 on Grizzly Mtn.

We are still having issue with this transmitter. The transmitter had a major system failure and we are going to have to send part of it in for repair. In the meantime, we have placed a temporary low power transmitter … Continue reading

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Channel 20 on Grizzly Mtn.

Channel 20 on Grizzly Mtn, which is the primary transmitter for KQRE-LP Telemundo, is currently off the air. The problem seems to be with the antenna or transmission line, both of which are covered in about 3 inches of ice. … Continue reading

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