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Out and About: Centerville, Iowa (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 10:34 AM

Out and About: Centerville, Iowa (#206)
Dan Kaercher travels south and visits Centerville. 04:48 Read More »

Ethanol and Politics in Iowa (Full Program) (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 10:18 AM

Ethanol and Politics in Iowa (Full Program) (#206)
Full Program: Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 27:46 Read More »

Iowa Congressional Districts (#203)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 4:45 PM

Iowa Congressional Districts  (#203)
Iowa's five congressional districts are profiled. Read More »

DTV - Will I get better reception after Feb. 2009? - Are stations on low power? (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 2:15 PM

DTV -  Will I get better reception after Feb. 2009? - Are stations on low power?  (#205)
Some insights into the questions about reception - are some stations at low power now? Will transmission get better? Read More »

DTV - Will my old analog VHS recorder still work? (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 12:43 PM

DTV -  Will my old analog VHS recorder still work?  (#205)
So, you have your DTV converter on, and the antenna set up - now, will your old VHS equipment still work to record TV shows for later viewing? Read More »

DTV Converter Boxes - How to choose and set up a DTV converter (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 12:20 PM

DTV Converter Boxes - How to choose and set up a  DTV converter   (#205)
Once you have your coupon, how do you select a converter box, and how do you get it to work - and keep working? There are many answers, and Gary Sgrignoli, a professional consulting engineer, gives some satifyingly specific answers. Read More »

DTV Antenna Reception - How do I get a better picture? (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 12:05 PM

DTV Antenna Reception - How do I get a better picture? (#205)
What kind of antenna or antennas do you need for the best DTV reception? There are many answers, and Gary Sgrignoli, a professional consulting engineer, gives some satifyingly specific answers. 04:00 Read More »

DTV Basics (#205)

posted on November 10, 2008 at 12:05 PM

DTV Basics  (#205)
Answers to the basic questions about what the DTV conversion is. List prepared by Gary Sgrignoli, a professional consulting engineer. Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 1 (#205)

posted on November 7, 2008 at 10:20 AM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 1 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the first segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

DTV Converter Boxes and Antennas - Iowa DTV Answers (#205)

posted on November 6, 2008 at 7:32 PM

DTV Converter Boxes and Antennas - Iowa DTV Answers (#205)
The DTV conversion has begun. And so have the questions, about where to get converter boxes, how to hook up the system to include recording devices, and why we're all doing this conversion in the first place. Iowans' questions are answered here. Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 3 (#205)

posted on November 5, 2008 at 8:41 AM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 3 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the third segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

How is digital TV different from analog? (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 11:22 PM

How is digital TV different from analog? (#205)
This is a summary of how the digital signal and the analog signals are different in the broadcast spectrum. 02:45 Read More »

Analog and Digital Spectrum Differences (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 11:19 PM

Analog and Digital Spectrum Differences  (#205)
Digital signals are different from analog in several specific ways. 03:57 Read More »

DTV - Outdoor antenna choices (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 3:41 PM

DTV - Outdoor antenna choices  (#205)
What do you need to know about TV antennas for DTV? An expert talks about the options and costs. 02:07 Read More »

DTV - Indoor antenna demonstration (#205)

posted on November 4, 2008 at 3:36 PM

DTV - Indoor antenna demonstration (#205)
Bill Hayes takes us to his house to show how much better his attic antenna does than rabbit ears, and why. 04:05 Read More »

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