Public Radio http://wkms.org en The Morning Cram [jazz plus jazz equals jazz edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-jazz-plus-jazz-equals-jazz-edition <p></p><p><strong>From NPR:</strong> Have a hankering for <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/04/15/176172267/heavy-rotation-10-songs-public-radio-cant-stop-playing">public radio’s latest favorite tunes</a>? Here’s a list of the 10 songs stations like WKMS just can’t stop playing – and don’t you worry, there’s more than just jazz. Mon, 15 Apr 2013 13:11:54 +0000 Whitney Jones 30571 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [jazz plus jazz equals jazz edition] CPB: Report on Alternative Sources of Funding for Public Broadcasting http://wkms.org/post/cpb-report-alternative-sources-funding-public-broadcasting <div style="line-height: normal; margin: 1ex; "><p style="text-indent: 0pt; "><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', Arial; font-size: 12pt; text-indent: 0pt; ">Report language accompanying the final FY 2012 Appropriations legislation asked the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (</span>CPB<span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', Arial; font-size: 12pt; text-indent: 0pt; ">) to provide a report on alternative sources of funding for public broadcasting stations in lieu of federal funding.&nbsp; The report was due within 180 days of enactment of the Act to the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations.</span></p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 21:54:48 +0000 WKMS Staff 18546 at http://wkms.org CPB: Report on Alternative Sources of Funding for Public Broadcasting Listeners Reach WKMS Spring Fundraiser Goal http://wkms.org/post/listeners-reach-wkms-spring-fundraiser-goal <p>Dedicated listeners and underwriters met the WKMS spring fundraiser goal of $130,000 in community support in early May. WKMS-FM is the listener supported public media service of&nbsp;Murray&nbsp;State&nbsp;University, serving southernmost&nbsp;Illinois, northwestTennessee, and western&nbsp;Kentucky. Individual contributions and matching grants go to the WKMS budget for programming, transmission, and related expenses for the 100,000 watt public service. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 19:46:13 +0000 Jenni Todd 18110 at http://wkms.org Listeners Reach WKMS Spring Fundraiser Goal Statement of NPR President & CEO Before US Senate Committee on Appropriations http://wkms.org/post/statement-npr-president-ceo-us-senate-committee-appropriations <p>Statement of Gary Knell,&nbsp;President and CEO, National Public Radio,&nbsp;Before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, U.S. House Committee on Appropriations in&nbsp;March, 2012.</p><p>Dear Chairman Rehberg, Congresswoman DeLauro and Members of the Subcommittee,</p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 16:20:21 +0000 Matt Markgraf & Kate Lochte & Gary Knell 17580 at http://wkms.org Statement of NPR President & CEO Before US Senate Committee on Appropriations