Good news all around this week from our Engineering staff regarding translators that had been down. In Washington, Colville is back up; in Idaho, the Cottonwood Butte translator is now fully operational.
Carl Maxey was a fighter, a lawyer, a father and a Civil Rights champion in Spokane, the northwest and beyond. KSPS presents his story in a new documentary "Carl Maxey: A Fighting Life" premiering at the Bing, and on the air, this February.
Winter weather has brought "bad news/good news" situations to the Inland Northwest. The bad: at this time, the Sandpoint Baldy translator is down, The good? — our signal on the cable system in Bonners Ferry has now been restored.
The Libby, MT translator is up and running – everyone served by that translator SHOULD be receiving the KSPS signal gain. Things are not so rosy for those in the Brewster/Pateros or Malott areas but we'll explain…