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Airstrikes in eastern Afghanistan destroy IS radio station
Cops 2.0
IS expanded into Afghanistan a year ago, and began an FM radio station in an effort to attract new recruits. "Acting upon intelligence reports, the drones of the coalition forces stormed the hideouts of Taliban rebels in Gomal district of the eastern ...

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Barefoot Media Ministries launches new radio station
Idaho Press-Tribune
CALDWELL — Barefoot Media Ministries is launching a new radio station targeting young people age 15-30. Project 88-7 will launch at the Rock and Worship Roadshow on Feb. 20 with the band Family Force 5's first song being the first song broadcast on ...

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Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

New radio station offers different format, community outreach
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
New radio station offers different format, community outreach. Steven Merritt; 11 min ago; 0. KNLT Radio. STEVEN MERRITT/Frontiersman. KNLT radio advertising account exectuive and deejay Michael Consalo poses for a photo in the station's control room ...

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Gainesville Times

New Catholic radio station up and running in Gainesville
Gainesville Times
When Carol Bush first contacted Mark Peffer about starting a Catholic radio station in Gainesville, she was thinking about herself. “I was really doing it for me, because I'm not one to listen to music when I'm driving around,” Bush said. “I wanted ...

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TCPalm

Anthony Westbury: Fort Pierce casts its history net with new pier
TCPalm
The Melody Lane Fishing Pier has a musical theme commemorating the former Fort Pierce radio station WIRA. The new pier is 10 feet wide and 215 feet long and includes benches, bicycle racks, lighting and a fish cleaning table. (LEAH VOSS/TREASURE ...

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Radio Survivor

College Radio Watch: North Carolina Stations Rally to Help Venue, WGSU Covers Campus Tragedy & CIUT Embraces ...
Radio Survivor
I hope you caught the plethora of college radio coverage on Radio Survivor this week. I shared my final radio station field trip report from 2015, which recounts my visit to University of San Francisco's college radio station KUSF.org. It's been 5 ...

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Radio station aims to serve community with 'inclusive' programming
StarNewsOnline.com
"We realized there was no longer much talk radio out there, besides WHQR, and I just think it is a way of informing the community and creating cohesiveness," James said in the station's offices on Dawson Street. “What was out there, it wasn't enough or ...

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Radio station aims to serve community with 'inclusive' programming
StarNewsOnline.com
"We realized there was no longer much talk radio out there, besides WHQR, and I just think it is a way of informing the community and creating cohesiveness," James said in the station's offices on Dawson Street. “What was out there, it wasn't enough or ...

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Radio station aims to serve community with 'inclusive' programming
StarNewsOnline.com
"We realized there was no longer much talk radio out there, besides WHQR, and I just think it is a way of informing the community and creating cohesiveness," James said in the station's offices on Dawson Street. “What was out there, it wasn't enough or ...

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KSHB

KUAW is Kansas City's newest Internet radio station
KSHB
Internet radio station KUAW is the new kid on the block in Kansas City. It's housed in the W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center in Kansas City's urban core. Lewis Walker, founder of Black Family Technology Awareness Association of Kansas City, started the ...

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the Inkwell

New local radio station WRUU brings community together
the Inkwell
In an ever-growing attempt by public entities seeking to expand the reach of public voice in the community, local organization Savannah Surroundings has completed their very own radio station. WRUU is located in the basement of the Unitarian ...

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WISH-TV

Indy radio station collecting cards for kids
WISH-TV
(NYSE: ETM), is the fourth-largest radio broadcasting company in the United States, with a portfolio of 125 highly-rated radio stations in 27 top markets across the country. Known for developing unique and highly successful locally programmed stations, ...

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Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

A Boston public radio station is redesigning its site to make audio “a first-class citizen online”
Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard
News analysis program On Point is one of Boston public radio station WBUR's most popular and prominent shows, yet its website looks more than a little outdated and isn't mobile-friendly. It's hard to figure out where content from the show lives when ...

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Derry Now

Meet the man behind Draperstown's first ever radio station
Derry Now
“Then a good friend and publican, Maurice Regan, came up with a great suggestion – change the name of the station from Draperstown Country Radio to Draperstown Irish Radio. With the original name 'Country' I was pigeon-holing myself to the point where ...

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The Villager

Null sues WBAI; Endgame near for iconic radio station?
The Villager
These “premiums” are sent to contributors who have made pledges to support the station. Allegedly, DVD's were pirated by WBAI managers and sent to contributors without Null's permission. Null is a well-known health programmer whose work includes titles ...

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Post-Bulletin

Radio station manager takes over reins of Rochesterfest
Post-Bulletin
A well-known radio station manager has been tapped to step into the role of executive director of Rochesterfest. Brent Ackerman was named as director of the annual festival on Wednesday, taking over for Carole Brown. Brown, who has been the executive ...

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OregonLive.com

Portland Trail Blazers games to be broadcast on Seattle radio station
OregonLive.com
For more than a decade, Brian Wheeler and Antonio Harvey have combined to bring games to Trail Blazers fans over the radio. Wheeler's 18-year tenure with the team is the ninth-longest among NBA play-by-play announcers. Harvey, whose eight-year ...

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New radio station and street renaming on agenda
The Miami Times
The Miami Gardens City Council swiftly completed its second meeting of 2016 — the last meeting in January by passing one ordinance and 14 resolutions unanimously, 6-0. Councilwoman Lillie Q. Odom was absent. In addition, two residents spoke to the ...

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Penn State News

Penn State Greater Allegheny's WMKP radio station comes back to life
Penn State News
MCKEESPORT, Pa. — The sound of students is back. Penn State Greater Allegheny's WMKP Radio was resurrected in late 2015 after years of silence and is now a fully operational streaming Internet station, broadcasting live at wmkpradio.org. On Feb.

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Hermiston Herald

Workers replace radio station antenna
Hermiston Herald
A crew from Radio Tower Co. of Portland is working today to replace an FM antenna on the 425-foot tall KOHU-KQFM radio tower. Hermiston's radio station The Q FM is moving to a new frequency. The station will change from 100.1 FM to 93.7 FM after work ...

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Penn State News

Radio station comes back to life
Penn State News
The sound of students is back. Penn State Greater Allegheny's WMKP Radio was resurrected in late 2015 after years of silence and is now a fully operational streaming Internet station, broadcasting live at wmkpradio.org. On Feb. 1, 2016, WMKP resumed a ...

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The Independent

Fun Kids: National radio station for children to launch – with DJs from The Beano
The Independent
Children are to get their own national radio station with the launch of Fun Kids, an entertainment service which promises to fill the gap left by the BBC after it dropped daily scheduled broadcasts for a young audience. A mix of “music, games and ...

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Al-Manar TV

US airstrikes destroy ISIL's 'Voice of the Caliphate' radio station
World Tribune
A radio station in Afghanistan that was operated by Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) was destroyed by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes. “Voice of the Caliphate” radio, operated out of a remote part of eastern Afghanistan, was destroyed by two ...
US Air Strikes Kill 46 Militants, Destroy ISIL Radio Station in AfghanistanAl-Manar TV
IS's Afghan radio station destroyedThe Daily Star

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Omaha World-Herald

After 65 years on the air, radio station remains ag-focused
Omaha World-Herald
KRVN is the flagship station of the Nebraska Rural Radio Association, which has grown to include nine stations in communities across Nebraska. The NRRA is unique among radio groups in that it is owned by a cooperative of farmers and ranchers and ...

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ISIS radio station in Afghanistan destroyed
Arutz Sheva
An Islamic State (ISIS)-operated radio station in a remote part of eastern Afghanistan has been destroyed by American airstrikes, officials said Tuesday, according to Fox News. The radio station, known by the name "Voice of the Caliphate", was ...

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