Tag: 89.7 NPR News

Inside Election Night 2014

Inside Election Night 2014

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

WOSU Public Media pulled out all its multimedia tools to bring listeners, viewers, and web users the latest on Tuesday’s election. 89-7 NPR News offered live coverage from 8pm to 1am, WOSU TV’s Ohio channel provided live Ohio returns at 10:00, and wosu.org offered a steady stream of election news and anecdotes.

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WOSU Public Media Mobile App Update

WOSU Public Media Mobile App Update

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

To help you enjoy the new Fall TV lineup, the WOSU Public Media Mobile App has been enhanced so you can watch your favorite WOSU and PBS shows anytime, anywhere

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It’s Fall Pledge Week!

It’s Fall Pledge Week!

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been listening to 89.7 NPR News at all this week, you are probably well aware that we are in the middle of our fall pledge drive fundraiser. Pledge drives are an “all hands on deck” type of experience around the station, with a lot of extra hours and late nights for many of the staff, but it’s always exciting and fun.

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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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Here & Now JFK Special Tracks Assassination Events

Here & Now JFK Special Tracks Assassination Events

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

In an interesting take on the JFK assassination anniversary on Friday, NPR’s Here & Now will track the events in Dallas on November 22, 1963 in close to real time.  The series of special reports starting at noon and continuing to 4 pm on 89.7 NPR News will mirror the news as it was reported [...]

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89.7 Week Long Series Focuses on Columbus School Levy

89.7 Week Long Series Focuses on Columbus School Levy

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 5, Columbus School District voters face a big decision – whether to approve a 24 percent increase in school taxes. WOSU 89.7 NPR News is taking a week-long critical look at the levy request.

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