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UPDATE: Klamath Falls Reception

We have now isolated the location of the alternating off-air and on-air problem that SOPTV viewers experiencing. It is in our Soda Mountain signal relay operation.  
Unfortunately, the snow pack on Soda Mountain is impossible for our engineers to reach … Continued

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Thanks to your support, SOPTV brings you “the best television, on television.” We appreciate your ongoing support, which gives SOPTV the resources to purchase programming from PBS and other distributors and to maintain our extensive network of translators throughout Southern … Continued

OREGON FIELD GUIDE: Glacier Caves, Mt. Hood’s Secret World

Thursday, October 10 at 8:30 p.m.
Hidden beneath the surface of Mt. Hood is an ice cave hundreds of feet deep and 50 feet in diameter in some places. Explore what is the largest ice cave complex in the Lower 48, … Continued

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