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4:20 pm
Wed September 26, 2012

Oklahoma Singer John Fullbright on A Prairie Home Companion

Coming to you this week from The Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minnesota, it's a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With special guests, Oklahoma singer and songwriter John Fullbright, and vocalist Holly Jones.

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10:49 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Stations Off-Air Due to Antenna Problem

All eight antenna elements and interconnecting lines on the ground for repairs

Very early on Thursday morning the 20th, an unexpected problem developed with our antenna which transmits all six HD channels of Public Radio Tulsa on 88.7 and 89.5 FM. 

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What's New?
4:52 pm
Fri September 14, 2012

Are We The People to Blame? Do We Get the Banks We Deserve?

Paul Lowry Flickr

In an unprecedented collaboration, the BBC World Service and American Public Media's Marketplace put financial institutions and consumers under the microscope. Join the BBC World Service's Business Daily's Justin Rowlatt and Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal as they come together from both sides of the Atlantic for a thoughtful, probing discussion on the true nature of our banks and the role of consumers in creating a healthy financial system on the eve of the Presidential election. 

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What's New?
2:29 pm
Fri September 14, 2012

The Rise of Phoenix: For-Profit Colleges Shake Up the Academy

A Photograph of University of Phoenix students in 1979 posted on a San Francisco business bulletin board.
Emily Hanford

Documentary of the Week airs Friday night 9/14 at 8pm on Public Radio 89.5-1

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10:43 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Perpetual Beta: America's Test Kitchen

America's Test Kitchen is a real 2,500 square foot test kitchen located just outside of Boston that is home to more than three-dozen full-time cooks, editors, food scientists, tasters, and cookware specialists. Their mission is simple: to develop the absolute best recipes for all of your favorite foods. To do this, they test each recipe 30, 40, sometimes as many as 70 times, until they arrive at the combination of ingredients, technique, temperature, cooking time, and equipment that yields the best, most-foolproof recipe.

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Never On-The-Air
12:00 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Living Nine Eleven: Ten Years Later

Ten years after the terrorist attacks of September 11th,  as part of WNYC's "Decade: 9/11" coverage, this special explores New Yorkers' most visceral and immediate emotional reactions to the attack on the World Trade Center and how they are - and are not -- still with us today.

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What's New?
12:44 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

A Prairie Home Companion: Choir Festival

This week on A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor, it's just one final compilation show before the start of the new season.

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Never On-The-Air
4:27 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Here's the Thing with Alec Baldwin

Mary Ellen Matthews wnyc.org

Actor Alec Baldwin is best known in public radio circles as host of The New York Philharmonic broadcasts (Sunday afternoons at 1 pm on Classical 88.7-1) and for his tongue-in-cheek rants urging listeners to not contribute during fund drives.

One of our favorite podcasts is his new series of Here's The Thing interviews from WNYC in New York. Alec takes us inside the dressing rooms, apartments, and offices of people whom he really wants to learn more about.

Never On-The-Air
4:04 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Sounds of Summer 2012

Randen Pederson Flickr

As the first day of Autumn approaches on September 22, it's time to take stock of highlights of the Summer of 2012 - in sound. Here's a playlist of some of the best of Summer-themed public radio stories and music from around the country. 

Let us know what was the sound highlight of your Summer.

Listen to the Sounds of Summer

Never On-The-Air
3:40 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Music Mountain: 2012 Chamber Music Concerts

Mitch Huang Flickr

Music Mountain is the home of the oldest continuing summer chamber music festival in this country. Founded in 1930 as the permanent home for the Gordon String Quartet, one of the leading string quartets of its time, Music Mountain celebrates its 83nd anniversary in 2012.

Listen online to Music Mountain's series of 16 complete chamber music concerts, recorded live in Falls Village, Connecticut.

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