Technical Problems

Engineering Updates

KENW has now made this space available for our viewers to get information on any technical difficulties we may be experiencing. 

To report any difficulties you may be having with a KENW signal, please contact our engineering department at 1-888-367-5369 or by email at or

Hobbs/Lovington outage

Jan 5, 2018

UPDATE: As of Wednesday afternoon, January 10th, 2018, our digital TV signal in Hobbs is back on the air.  You may need to re-scan your television set in order to pick up our virtual channels 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, and 3-4.  Thank you for your patience. 

Midland FM Translator Off-Air as of 3:30 p.m. (CDT) March 31, 2017

On March 31, 2017, our communication's attorney received a letter from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) denying our second appeal to allow us to feed our Midland FM translator by satellite. You can read the letter here.   read more...