Latest News for: Newport radio


Snader reflects on 40 years writing for Tribune

Citizen Tribune 18 Apr 2021
It was in September 1978, just after graduating from the University of Alabama in Birmingham, that I had a job offer in Newport, a town I had never heard of ... Two weeks later we arrived in Newport in a U-Haul on a Saturday night, and my position as news director for a new radio station began the following day. Forty-two years ago ... Forty years ago ... ....

An LA radio veteran tells the amazing stories found at a Northridge senior center

Daily Bulletin 05 Apr 2021
Swingers,’ a high-profile Newport Beach rape case is explored by podcaster Justine Harman KCRW FM DJ Garth Trinidad leaves radio station after 27 years on the air ... Just as the former Clear Channel radio group changed its name to iHeart seemingly in order to get a fresh start away from its problems, Entercom has decided to become Audacy.

KROQ and KLOS host Lisa May left L.A. radio for a career in fitness, and ...

LA Daily News 05 Apr 2021
One week after Lisa May said her on-air farewells at KLOS-FM (95.5) in December 2019, the longtime Southern California radio personality moved to Palm Springs, eager to start her next chapter as the owner-operator of a fitness studio ... Life After Radio ... May, unlike some longtime radio people, left of her own volition, ready to try something new.

Scotland’s centuries-old links with the Flemish and Dutch people celebrated in new Billy Kay documentaries

The Courier 03 Apr 2021
Michael Alexander speaks to Newport-based broadcaster Billy Kay about his new radio documentaries exploring Scotland’s centuries-old relationships with the Low Countries of Europe ... .

A collaboration of craft and science

The Daily Astorian 30 Mar 2021
NEWPORT — In an industrial ...

Charley Crockett bringing ‘Road Show’ to Arcadia

Hill Country Community Journal 30 Mar 2021
Last year, Crockett made his debuts at the Grand Ole Opry and the Newport Folk Festival - all without the support from a major label or country radio ... “If radio would play this kind of music, people would respond in a big way, just like they do at the live shows.” All of these ...

Travis Mills talks Apple Music show, live concerts and the importance of playlists

The Press Enterprise 30 Mar 2021
He also curates the new “Superbloom Radio” program, also on Apple 1 Music, with a diverse playlist of new and trending artists ... The most annoying thing on KROQ can be heard on one of radio’s best shows. KCRW FM DJ Garth Trinidad leaves radio station after 27 years on the air.

Newport mayor likely at fault for running out of fuel on flight that crash-landed, FAA says

The Oregonian 11 Mar 2021
Sawyer and the child sustained minor injuries and were treated at Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital in Newport ... “Also, I am confident that when I left I had enough fuel for the intended flight that we made.” He pointed to a report of Newport Fire Department’s radio traffic during the incident, in which a first responder reported smelling gas.

Rural Accelerator Initiative Transitions to Cocke County Cradle to Career Coalition

The Newport Plain Talk 03 Mar 2021
This strategy was rolled out universally to the whole community through local media (Newport Plain Talk and WNPC radio) and to targeted areas of early childhood education providers ... This includes installing two Born Learning Trails – one at the Newport City Park and one at Cosby Rural Medical.

Vermont losing track of some students during pandemic

Caledonian Record 22 Feb 2021
... the students are just not doing their classwork, they’re not signing into Google meets, they’re not coming in for their in-person days, and so it’s a real problem,” Chris Young, the principal of North Country Union High School in Newport told Vermont Public Radio.

City Council agrees to close portion of Old Knoxville Highway

The Newport Plain Talk 12 Feb 2021
The council also voted to repair the second portion of Newport Grammar School’s roof ... Newport Chief of Police Maurice Shults was placed on the agenda under Bids, Purchases and Expenses where he asked the council to consider purchasing digital mobile radios for the Newport Police Department.

Notable Arkansans

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 07 Feb 2021
He was born in Newport in 1930, with the first and middle names of Rufus James ... After his honorable discharge in 1954, he returned to Newport to work in the family furniture store, and because of his "natural radio voice," worked as a part-time announcer for KNBY in Newport.

Most Republicans and Black Virginians distrust the coronavirus vaccine, a new poll shows

The Virginian-Pilot 04 Feb 2021
Baby abducted from Chesapeake found in Norfolk after Amber Alert ... Country star Morgan Wallen suspended indefinitely from label, removed from radio playlists after racial slur. Essential workers in Norfolk and Newport News get COVID-19 vaccinations at clinics ... .

Police say suspect intentionally crashed into Attleboro store, drove around inside

The Sun Chronicle 02 Feb 2021
before being stopped on Newport Avenue near Roy Avenue moments later ... The suspect drove inside the store and then fled north on Newport Avenue, according to the police chief ... Russell Castro found the license plate of the suspect’s car inside the store and immediately radioed the information, Heagney said.

Car Doctor: Plug-in hybrid makes noises when in drive

The Providence Journal 23 Jan 2021
Q. My neighbor was showing me his new plug-in hybrid ... A ...  . Q ... A ... Q ... A ... Q. I really enjoyed Motor Week in Newport a few year ago. I met you at the Cars and Coffee event where you were doing your radio program ... At your urging, I did visit both the Audrain Museum and the Newport Car Museum ... Do you think there will be another Motor Week in Newport? . A ... .