Bobcat Fire Comes Perilously Close To Mt. Wilson Broadcast Towers


High atop Mount Wilson, to the northeast of Los Angeles’ downtown core, is a famed observatory.

Look to your left, and you’ll see a collection of broadcast towers, housing the transmitters of a good portion of the market’s radio and TV stations.

On early Wednesday morning (9/16), both the towers and the observatory were under significant threat from the Bobcat Fire. Then, good news arrived.

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