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Get Free Radio On Your Smartphone Via FM Chip

Get Free Radio On Your Smartphone Via FM Chip

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Free over-the-air radio, as well as up-to-the-minute public safety and weather information, could be accessible through your smartphone.

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Columbus Jazz Orchestra Brings Jazz To 89.7 NPR News In June

Columbus Jazz Orchestra Brings Jazz To 89.7 NPR News In June

Columbus Jazz Orchestra’s 2013-2014 concert series, “Swingin’ with the CJO”, will be featured Friday nights in June at 7pm on 89.7 NPR News.

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Black Infant Mortality Issue – Ohio 49th of 50 States

Black Infant Mortality Issue – Ohio 49th of 50 States

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU 89.7 NPR News reporter Mandie Trimble recently tackled the shocking story of Ohio and Franklin County’s high infant mortality rate. Rates are highest among the most vulnerable neighborhoods in central Ohio and the racial disparity is growing.

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89.7 NPR News wins Ohio AP Awards

89.7 NPR News wins Ohio AP Awards

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

In competition with Ohio public and commercial radio stations, WOSU Public Media is proud to announce that our own Mandie Trimble was named Best Radio Reporter in Ohio by the Associated Press Media Editors Association.

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Zoo Levy Issue – What Voters Should Know

Zoo Levy Issue – What Voters Should Know

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU 89.7 NPR News has produced a five part series on the primary issues related to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Levy.

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A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s pledge week on 89.7 NPR News and Classical 101. You might wonder about supporting the top radio news operation in the state of Ohio or the only source for classical music on the radio dial. If you need more information about ALL that WOSU does in the central Ohio community, please spend a minute to review our 2013 Community Report.

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WOSU’s new sports podcast a winner

WOSU’s new sports podcast a winner

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

‘After the Score’ is the new sports podcast on 89.7 NPR News. With no rants and no nonsense, ‘After the Score’ is a weekly podcast that covers everything from Aaron Craft preparing for Senior Night at Ohio State University, the Columbus Blue Jackets’ roller coaster season to the roller derby.

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Carl Kasell Stepping Down from Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

Carl Kasell Stepping Down from Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

After waking up before dawn for 30 years and flying every week to Chicago for the past 15, Carl Kasell has announced he’s stepping down this spring after a five-decade career in broadcasting. Carl will record his final broadcast for Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! this spring. Wait Wait airs every Saturday on 89.7 NPR News at 11 am.

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89.7 FM is a Bluegrass Haven

89.7 FM is a Bluegrass Haven

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since 1980 WOSU has been a big part of the bluegrass music scene in central Ohio. Our region has a high concentration of bluegrass music enthusiasts, but sometimes we’re still surprised at the reach of the music.

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Remembering John Mount

Remembering John Mount

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

John Mount lived a life many of us would hope for ourselves — long, vigorous and full of impact. In his 95 years, he committed virtually all his efforts to improving Ohio State, especially focused on helping generations of OSU students achieve their goals.  WOSU’s Amy Milbourne and student intern Khalid Moalim met with John [...]

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