Riedel’s MediorNet Streamlines Signal Distribution Across Alaska Capitol Building For KTOO

Riedel Communications‘ MediorNet distributed AV network infrastructure is at the heart of a new installation at KTOO 360TV, a full-time public TV channel in Juneau, Alaska, that broadcasts coverage of all three branches of government proceedings from the Alaska Capitol building. The Riedel MediorNet signal distribution and processing system connects six buildings across Juneau, a […]

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Alaska Pubcasters Back Off Merger Plans

After spending more than two years pondering a plan to consolidate parts of Alaska’s public broadcasting system, those leading the effort have largely decided it isn’t worth the trouble. The talks — involving KUAC in Fairbanks, KTOO in Juneau and Alaska Public Telecommunications in Anchorage — were spurred by a desire to cut costs as funding becomes less certain. But after studying a plan to merge many of the administrative functions at the stations, it didn’t become clear those changes would actually result in any savings.