Tag: 89.7 NPR News

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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October Radio Pledge – WOSU Needs You!

October Radio Pledge – WOSU Needs You!

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

People are often surprised by how critical membership is to WOSU’s bottom line. Despite what you might hear about federal, state or University funding, over a third of the budget comes from individual members and private support makes up the majority of the annual $9.6 million WOSU budget.

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Focusing our efforts on Columbus’ South Side

Focusing our efforts on Columbus’ South Side

| September 16, 2013 | 1 Comment

If you missed the latest Columbus Neighborhoods – South Side documentary Monday night, no fear.  It will run again on WOSU TV Thursday night (9/19) at 9 pm and again Sunday afternoon (9/22) at 4 pm.  This is an ALL WOSU effort for our community to learn more about the history and future of our [...]

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Emergency Communications from an Old Standby – Radio!

Emergency Communications from an Old Standby – Radio!

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re midway through hurricane season, which reminded me of the reports out of the east coast after Hurricane Sandy last year. The ability to provide timely emergency information to our citizens has been tested mightily in recent years. The clear winner are the broadcast radio stations across America.  What about our smart phones you say?  [...]

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You’re Mobile, Now WOSU Is Too!

You’re Mobile, Now WOSU Is Too!

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

WOSU is now Mobile!  Check us out on your tablet or smartphone through our brand new Mobile App available for free on your iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

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Very Cool — June Jazz on 89.7 with CJO

Very Cool — June Jazz on 89.7 with CJO

| May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Columbus Jazz Orchestra, for the first time, will be featured on 89.7 NPR News Friday nights in June with broadcasts starting at 7 pm.

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WOSU Radio – New Programming kicks off 2013

WOSU Radio – New Programming kicks off 2013

| January 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The weekend lineup has changed on both 89.7 and Classical 101 for 2013 — you’ll want to check out these new programs: Four New Shows on 89.7 FM: Saturdays Noon – Radiolab – a show about curiosity, where sound illuminates ideas 2 pm – The Moth Radio Hour – the best storytellers in front of [...]

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