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Morning Cram
8:11 am
Mon April 15, 2013

The Morning Cram [jazz plus jazz equals jazz edition]

Credit Vermont Public Radio / http://www.facebook.com/vpr.net

From NPR: Have a hankering for public radio’s latest favorite tunes? 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.

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From the CPB
4:54 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

CPB: Report on Alternative Sources of Funding for Public Broadcasting

Report language accompanying the final FY 2012 Appropriations legislation asked the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to provide a report on alternative sources of funding for public broadcasting stations in lieu of federal funding.  The report was due within 180 days of enactment of the Act to the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations.

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WKMS Press Releases
2:46 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Listeners Reach WKMS Spring Fundraiser Goal

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 Murray State University, serving southernmost Illinois, northwestTennessee, and western Kentucky. Individual contributions and matching grants go to the WKMS budget for programming, transmission, and related expenses for the 100,000 watt public service.  

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Federal Funding for NPR
11:20 am
Tue April 10, 2012

Statement of NPR President & CEO Before US Senate Committee on Appropriations

Statement of Gary Knell, President and CEO, National Public Radio, Before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, U.S. House Committee on Appropriations in March, 2012.

Dear Chairman Rehberg, Congresswoman DeLauro and Members of the Subcommittee,

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