WAER News http://waer.org en New, Modern Transmitter Powers WAER Into the Future http://waer.org/post/new-modern-transmitter-powers-waer-future <p>Listeners on the fringes or weak spots of WAER's broadcast signal probably noticed a big change in recent days... they can actually hear us again!&nbsp; The station recently &nbsp;installed a new transmitter&nbsp;that brings our signal to it's FCC&nbsp;licensed 50,000&nbsp;watts.&nbsp;&nbsp; As radio equipment goes, WAER's old transmitter could no longer do the job, and was running at low power for months.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:13:06 +0000 Scott Willis 17224 at http://waer.org New, Modern Transmitter Powers WAER Into the Future Some of the WAER News and Sports you've heard win Syracuse Press Club awards http://waer.org/post/some-waer-news-and-sports-youve-heard-win-syracuse-press-club-awards <p>Best Local Newscast, Best Sports Show, Best Human Interest Feature Story were just some of the awards WAER's news and sports staff members were honored with Saturday Night at the <a href="http://syracusepressclub.org/joomla/">Syracuse Press Club's </a>annual awards banquet.&nbsp; The yearly awards honor the best in broadcast, print and online journalism over a broad area in Central New York.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The awards were for material broadcast in the 2012 calendar year:</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 14:45:23 +0000 Chris Bolt 1638 at http://waer.org Some of the WAER News and Sports you've heard win Syracuse Press Club awards