Station Updates

WKMS programming and fundraising updates and other station announcements.

Murray, KY – Media Release: Work on LBL Tower Affects WKMS Regional Signal

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2009

Contact: Kate Lochte (800-599-4737 or

Murray, KY. - WKMS, the 100,000 watt public radio service of Murray State University, is powering down intermittently to allow structural reinforcement to its tower in Land Between the Lakes

Murray, KY – Media Release: New Season of The Eisenhower Hour on WKMS

Date: September 4, 2009

Contact: Jenni Todd ( or 270.809.4748)

Murray, KY – Murray, KY- 91.3 WKMS-FM, Murray State's listener-supported public radio service and NPR affiliate, is increasing its news service to the region. Beginning Monday, July 13, WKMS weekdays are all news and information through 7 p.m.

"This new line-up has been in discussion since the events of 9-11" says WKMS Program Director Mark Welch, "when many new listeners discovered that National Public Radio News and WKMS deliver comprehensive international, national, regional and local news."