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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-30-2015, 02:58 PM
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Anyone notice there is a KRDK twitter handle now:...

Anyone notice there is a KRDK twitter handle now: https://twitter.com/KRDKTV
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-30-2015, 02:57 PM
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Likely a fiber connection to an ASI port at the...

Likely a fiber connection to an ASI port at the studio, how most cable systems get their signals from locals now.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-23-2015, 08:32 AM
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https://licensing.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/ws.exe/prod/cdbs...

https://licensing.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/ws.exe/prod/cdbs/forms/prod/cdbsmenu.hts?context=25&appn=101662242&formid=315&fac_num=49134

Section IV has some contact info...The phone number listed seems to be...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-23-2015, 08:19 AM
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I verify 8 every day from East Grand Forks....Had...

I verify 8 every day from East Grand Forks....Had to move my antenna, so don't get WDAY at the moment, but a couple of weeks ago the above was the case. 8-3 going 720p (and addition of 6-4) happened...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-23-2015, 08:05 AM
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6-1 (ABC) is in 720p 6-2 (CW) is highly...

6-1 (ABC) is in 720p
6-2 (CW) is highly compressed 480i widescreen
6-3 (WX/XTRA) is highly compressed 480i wide
6-4 (XTRA) is in 720p

8-1 (ABC) is in 720p
8-2 (CW) is highly compressed 480i...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-17-2015, 08:18 PM
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Posted By egftechman
And I was just getting into reruns of Miami Vice...

And I was just getting into reruns of Miami Vice and Knight Rider I haven't seen for 30 years, then they pull it away...but I won't complain too much since the first reports said channel 38 was going...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-05-2015, 02:13 PM
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Posted By egftechman
Not showing up in TitanTV OTA listings for 56721...

Not showing up in TitanTV OTA listings for 56721 yet, but if you want to see programming on each (if you want to decide if an OTA antenna is worth it, or if you want to convince your cable provider...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-27-2015, 07:00 PM
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Posted By egftechman
Krdk now has infomercials on 4-1, cozi on 4-2,...

Krdk now has infomercials on 4-1, cozi on 4-2, decades on 4-5, movies! on 4-6, grit on 4-7, escape on 4-8
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-17-2015, 06:58 AM
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Posted By egftechman
Krdk

Just a note that Cozi is back on 4-2 (38.2). There is PSIP being transmitted as call letters appear and virtual channels numbers are correct, but no program guide data and I think there are issues...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-13-2015, 09:40 AM
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Posted By egftechman
It shows the operators haven't been monitoring...

It shows the operators haven't been monitoring their signals....I see that type of screen a lot on many LPTVs (especially like 3ABN), when there has been a power surge, storm, etc.. If you have a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2015, 11:02 AM
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Posted By egftechman
For Trip, Jon and others keeping score, there is...

For Trip, Jon and others keeping score, there is still no "Movies!" stream on channel 38...Making the assumption that it will be on 4-4 as listed on the Movies! website.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2015, 10:40 AM
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Posted By egftechman
KRDK (formerly KXJB) is using 4-x, Gray put CBS...

KRDK (formerly KXJB) is using 4-x, Gray put CBS on KVLY's signal at 11-2, but has retained the KX4 branding to this date.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2015, 11:36 AM
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Posted By egftechman
OK, so they don't have like a "WeatherStar" type...

OK, so they don't have like a "WeatherStar" type machine option that will generate local forecast graphics from NOAAPORT data.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2015, 09:23 AM
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Posted By egftechman
Anyone know what WeatherNation expects from...

Anyone know what WeatherNation expects from affiliates?
A 24/7 live person weather channel might be enough to convince more people to "cut the cord"
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2015, 09:21 AM
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Posted By egftechman
I am surprised that conditions of the sale from...

I am surprised that conditions of the sale from Gray didn't require them to use a virtual channel other than 4, as VNL still uses the "KX4" branding for its CBS stream - and most cable systems still...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2015, 09:12 AM
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Posted By egftechman
4-3 and 4-4 still blank this morning... 4-1...

4-3 and 4-4 still blank this morning...
4-1 informercials
4-2 COZI
4-3 Blank
4-4 Blank (Movies! lists this as the assigned channel)
4-5 GRIT (GRIT lists 4-7, so watch for a change?)
4-6 ESCAPE
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-30-2015, 04:56 PM
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Posted By egftechman
The 4- channels look accurate as I receive them...

The 4- channels look accurate as I receive them now...no tsreader yet..
73
N0KMG
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-30-2015, 04:28 PM
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Posted By egftechman
Grit is still on 4-5 and Escape is on 4-6 I...

Grit is still on 4-5 and Escape is on 4-6
I don't have access to anything to give me physical channels yet
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-30-2015, 02:35 PM
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Posted By egftechman
Grit and Escape have acknowledged signals in...

Grit and Escape have acknowledged signals in Fargo now on their Facebook pages:
https://www.facebook.com/grittvnetwork
https://www.facebook.com/escapetvnetwork
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-29-2015, 01:58 PM
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Posted By egftechman
From Tripp's database: ...

From Tripp's database:
http://www.rabbitears.info/search.php?request=network_search&network=RFD-TV
Minnesota is a hotbed of RFD-TV OTA popularity!
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-29-2015, 11:46 AM
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Posted By egftechman
One would think they could change their encoding...

One would think they could change their encoding to 480i 16:9, it is one of the ATSC standards
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-29-2015, 11:42 AM
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Posted By egftechman
I stopped at home for lunch and checked, it looks...

I stopped at home for lunch and checked, it looks like the same channels are still there but with no audio at the moment - I'm guessing that they are working on integrating digital splicers so they...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-29-2015, 07:59 AM
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Posted By egftechman
If they are going to keep the lineup similar to...

If they are going to keep the lineup similar to what they have right now, you should request Midco carry their whole signal as a customer (I know under really old rules, if a cable company didn't...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-29-2015, 07:27 AM
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Posted By egftechman
Too bad the the must carry rule isn't updated to...

Too bad the the must carry rule isn't updated to specify 6 MHz of RF bandwidth (I do realize QAM and 8VSB are different beasts, but approximating the RF channel width...) or 19.2Mbps bitrate...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-28-2015, 08:33 PM
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Posted By egftechman
I hope this is a permanent line up...I was really...

I hope this is a permanent line up...I was really afraid the old KXJB would become a waste of spectrum, but a multiplex of classic TV and movies really is a good fit for that spectrum and this...
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