NPR http://wkms.org en Scientists Keep A Careful Eye On The World Cup Ball http://wkms.org/post/scientists-keep-careful-eye-world-cup-ball <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PH7cbLfxmbM</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:48:01 +0000 Geoff Brumfiel 41441 at http://wkms.org Scientists Keep A Careful Eye On The World Cup Ball NPR Names Jarl Mohn As Its New CEO And President http://wkms.org/post/npr-names-jarl-mohn-its-new-ceo-and-president Media industry veteran Jarl Mohn will be NPR's new CEO, the organization's board of directors has announced.<p>Mohn, 62, currently sits on the board of directors at several media organizations, including Scripps Networks Interactive and Web analytics company ComScore. Fri, 09 May 2014 15:46:34 +0000 Bill Chappell 40448 at http://wkms.org NPR Names Jarl Mohn As Its New CEO And President Meet NPR's Arun Rath, Anchor of Weekend All Things Considered http://wkms.org/post/meet-nprs-arun-rath-anchor-weekend-all-things-considered <p>NPR's new "ish" host of <em>Weekend All Things Considered</em>, Arun Rath, was on a team that won a Peabody Award for the program <em>On the Media</em>. As an anchor of the first major NPR show produced on the west coast, Rath's own roving journalistic interests are well suited for the show's exploratory direction.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">On a day of talking with NPR station personnel,&nbsp;Rath's&nbsp;schedule included a few minutes for Kate&nbsp;Lochte.</span></p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:08:09 +0000 Kate Lochte 36734 at http://wkms.org Meet NPR's Arun Rath, Anchor of Weekend All Things Considered NPR CEO Gary Knell Announces He's Leaving http://wkms.org/post/npr-ceo-gary-knell-announces-hes-leaving After <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2011/12/01/142998487/new-npr-ceo-gary-knell-starts-work-will-take-listeners-calls" target="_blank">fewer than 21 months on the job</a>, NPR CEO Gary Knell announced at mid-day Monday that he's leaving the organization to become president and CEO at the National Geographic Society.<p>In a message to a surprised staff, Knell said he was "approached by the organization recently and offered an opportunity that, after discussions with my family, I could not turn down." <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/08/19/213499040/npr-ceo-gary-k Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:41:58 +0000 Mark Memmott 34120 at http://wkms.org NPR CEO Gary Knell Announces He's Leaving NPR Morning Edition Host David Greene on Sounds Good http://wkms.org/post/npr-morning-edition-host-david-greene-sounds-good <p>NPR's <em>Morning Edition</em> host David Greene is in Murray to help raise money for the Murray High School Speech Team, with a presentation tonight at Wrather West Kentucky Museum. See "An Evening with David Greene" at 7 p.m., reception starts at 5:30 p.m. Donations for the MHS Speech Team will be accepted at the door.</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:07:10 +0000 Kate Lochte 31028 at http://wkms.org NPR Morning Edition Host David Greene on Sounds Good NPR Presidential Debate Coverage Live Chat http://wkms.org/post/npr-presidential-debate-coverage-live-chat <iframe src='http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v5.aspx?Id=64516&ThemeId=7271' width='100%' height='600' frameborder='0' style='border: 1px solid #000'></iframe> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 22:30:00 +0000 WKMS Staff 23314 at http://wkms.org VP Debate Bringing Attention to Central Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/vp-debate-bringing-attention-central-kentucky <p>The one and only vice presidential debate is garnering a great deal of attention in central Kentucky, but its impact in the voting booth is a tougher issue to gauge.&nbsp; WEKU hosted a reporter roundtable discussion this morning at Centre College, home of tonight’s debate.&nbsp; National Public Radio veteran reporter Don Gonyea says vice presidential debates don’t tend to move the support needle very much.&nbsp; He says the debate between Joe Biden and Sarah Palin also attracted interest. He says,</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 21:12:13 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 23126 at http://wkms.org VP Debate Bringing Attention to Central Kentucky Good Read: All Facts Considered by Kee Malesky http://wkms.org/post/good-read-all-facts-considered-kee-malesky <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:55:34 +0000 Matt Markgraf 18570 at http://wkms.org Good Read: All Facts Considered by Kee Malesky Good Read: Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other by Scott Simon http://wkms.org/post/good-read-baby-we-were-meant-each-other-scott-simon <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:39:25 +0000 Mark Welch 18559 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other by Scott Simon