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KCCU
Norman, OK – Each week more than 2.5 million listeners enjoy Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion" radio show on more than 450 public radio stations including KCCU. Keillor will present his free talk in the Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall in Catlett ...

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AM 760 KFMB - Talk Radio Station - San Diego, CA - Who pays more for electricity? San Diegans or people in Riversid
AM 760 KFMB
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – As the heatwave continues to torment people, shockingly high electricity bills seem to be an added annoyance this summer. Costumers have seen an increase over years past because of San Diego's weather. However, what would ...

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WIU cuts funding for public radio station
Peoria Journal Star
MACOMB — The public radio station staff at Western Illinois University received some bad news Friday: The school is cutting off all funding to the station after February 2019. Jonathan Ahl, general manager of Tri States Public Radio, headquartered on ...

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WORT radio station works to get back to normal after shooting as suspect remains unidentified
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
MADISON, Wis. - It's been nearly two weeks since the shooting at Madison's WORT radio station, and investigators are still working to identify a suspect. Just after 3 a.m. Sunday Aug. 5, those at WORT say a masked gunman opened fire at the station ...

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The Mercury News

John Madden: 'I'm not leaving.' So why is he signing off from his radio show?
The Mercury News
John Madden, who coached the Oakland Raiders to a Super Bowl then became an iconic football broadcaster, announced Friday that he was retiring from his free-form, inevitably delightful twice-a-week call-ins to the KCBS morning show. “There's only two ...

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BBC News

Radio 1's Greg James on breakfast and battling Taylor Swift fans
BBC News
Greg James feels well prepared for the higher profile that comes with hosting the Radio 1 breakfast show. Thanks, in part, to some angry Taylor Swift fans. From Monday, your morning routine might be a little different. The argument with your snooze ...

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The Columbian

Pirate radio station kicked off air, faces $15000 fine
The Columbian
AUSTIN, Texas — A pirate radio station that serves as controversial host Alex Jones' Austin flagship has been knocked off the city's airwaves — at least temporarily — and the Federal Communications Commission has levied a $15,000 penalty that the ...

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KWTX

Copperas Cove: 'Queen of Soul' remembered at local radio station
KWTX
COPPERAS COVE, Texas (KWTX) In Central Texas, the day was all about remembering the "Queen of Soul" after Aretha Franklin died Thursday morning at the age of 76 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. At one local radio station, Franklin was ...

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The Punch

Ayefele fans, workers protest planned demolition of radio station
The Punch
Members of staff of Yinka Ayefele's radio station, Fresh FM, and fans of the gospel artiste on Thursday protested against the planned demolition of the radio station by the Oyo State Government over alleged contravention of the state physical planning law.

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HuffPost

FCC Shuts Down Pirate Radio Station Known For Airing Alex Jones Shows
HuffPost
The station, Liberty Radio, was also slapped with a $15,000 fine after operating from an apartment complex without federal approval since at least 2013, according to the Austin American-Statesman. The owners of the building have refused to pay the ...
US Sues Operators Of Pirate Radio Station That Aired Alex Jones' ShowNPR
FCC Shuts Down Alex Jones' Pirate Flagship Radio StationSnopes.com
US Sues Operators Of Pirate Radio Station Broadcasting Alex Jones' Show — UpdatedDeadline
Axios -VICE News -NPR -MyStatesman.com
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sports radio station 93.7 The Fan announces program changes
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sports radio 93.7 The Fan (KDKA-FM) will be switching its lineup beginning Sept. 4. Among the changes, Chris Mack, currently the host of the station's pregame and postgame show for Pittsburgh Pirates broadcasts, will become co-host with Colin Dunlap on ...

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Kogos: Island festival, new radio station are big hits
Regina Leader-Post
“Yet, here's our latest miracle,” she says. “When Craig first started the radio station back in 2001, it was always a dream to have a second radio station and a tower of his own. Basically, the tower that houses our broadcast antenna is owned by the ...

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WKOW

Madison radio station remembers Aretha Franklin
WKOW
MADISON (WKOW) -- Local Madison radio station's are remembering The Queen of Soul Thursday. Franklin died at Thursday morning at her home in Detroit, surrounded by family and friends. She was 76. The official cause of death was due to advanced ...

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NPR

US Sues Operators Of Pirate Texas Station Known As 'Alex Jones Radio'
NPR
The U.S. government says the operators of a station considered the "flagship" radio outlet for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones must pay a $15,000 FCC penalty for broadcasting without a license. The station's operators have rejected the demand and accuse ...
FCC hits Alex Jones' radio station with $15K fineNew York Post
Alex Jones' Flagship Pirate Radio Station Goes Dark Amid FCC BattleDeadline
FCC Shuts Down Alex Jones' Pirate Flagship Radio StationSnopes.com
VICE News -The Hill -NPR -Austin American-Statesman
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WANE

Fort Wayne radio legend Charly Butcher has passed away at 61
WANE
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - WOWO radio has announced Fort Wayne morning radio host Charly Butcher has passed away. He was 61 years old. The radio station sent out a text alert around 9 p.m. Wednesday notifying its listeners of his passing. Butcher ...

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Axios

FCC chair: Action against pirate radio station isn't about Alex Jones
Axios
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said Thursday that his agency took action against a Texas pirate radio station simply because it operated without a license — not because it airs the content of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. The ...

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Daily Beast

Alex Jones' Flagship Pirate Radio Station Booted Off Air by FCC
Daily Beast
A “pirate radio station” in Austin that serves as Alex Jones' flagship station in the city has stopped broadcasting after the owners refused to pay a $15,000 fine from the Federal Communications Commission. The Austin American-Statesman reports that ...

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Deadline

Alex Jones' Flagship Pirate Radio Station Goes Dark Amid FCC Battle
Deadline
The Department of Justice filed suit against Walter and Rae Olenick, accusing them of operating an unlicensed radio station out of their Austin apartment complex since at least 2013. The FCC sent the couple multiple letters, warning of the dire ...
FCC shuts down Alex Jones' pirate flagship radio stationWashington Post
Alex Jones' flagship pirate radio station shut down for operating illegallyMashable
Austin pirate radio station, flagship for Alex Jones, faces $15k fineMyStatesman.com
HuffPost
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Washington Post

FCC shuts down Alex Jones' pirate flagship radio station
Washington Post
AUSTIN, Texas — The Federal Communications Commission has shut down a pirate radio station that served as the flagship outlet for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. The Austin American-Statesman reports the FCC also has fined the station's operators ...
Austin pirate radio station, flagship for Alex Jones, faces $15k fineMyStatesman.com
Alex Jones' Flagship Pirate Radio Station Goes Dark Amid FCC BattleDeadline
Alex Jones' flagship pirate radio station shut down for operating illegallyMashable
HuffPost -Austin American-Statesman
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CIproud.com

BU public radio station could be on the move
CIproud.com
PEORIA, Il - Bradley University's public radio station will soon have a new address in Peoria. Bradley President Gary Roberts told faculty members the school was looking to partner WCBU with another public station in the area. Located on the BU campus ...

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Austin American-Statesman

Austin pirate radio station that airs Alex Jones faces $15k fine
Austin American-Statesman
An Austin pirate radio station that airs controversial host Alex Jones has been knocked off the city's airwaves – at least temporarily – and the Federal Communications Commission has levied a $15,000 penalty that the station's operators are refusing to ...
Pirate radio station kicked off air, faces $15000 fineThe Columbian
YouTube, Apple and Facebook Ban Infowars, Which Decries 'Mega Purge'NPR
Alex Jones Penalized By TwitterNPR
Austin American-Statesman -Facebook -Austin Chronicle
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Austin pirate radio station, flagship for Alex Jones, faces $15k fine
MyStatesman.com
A pirate radio station that serves as controversial host Alex Jones' Austin flagship has been knocked off the city's airwaves – at least temporarily – and the Federal Communications Commission has levied a $15,000 penalty that the station's operators ...

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Anchorage's first public radio station celebrates four decades on air
Anchorage Daily News
The sign-on ceremony for KSKA, Anchorage's first public radio station, was 40 years ago, August 15, 1978, and it happened at Grant Hall on the campus of Alaska Pacific University. As its founding general manager, I had led the team that put the new ...

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BBC News

North East Community Radio announces last broadcast
BBC News
A radio station in the north east of Scotland has announced it will broadcast for the final time on Wednesday night. Kintore-based North East Community Radio (NECR) first went on air in 1994. It has cited adverse trading conditions and the effect of ...

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Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

John Howard Murray, 80, former radio station owner
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
John Howard Murray, 80, of Williamsburg and formerly of Ramsey, New Jersey, passed away at his home Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. John was born May 23, 1938, in Springfield Township, New Jersey, the son of Anna Mae Wheeler. He served four years in the ...

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