Jan 18, 2008
Paul Maassen, g.m. of WYSO-FM in Yellow Springs, Ohio, is leaving the station to lead WWNO-FM in New Orleans, reports the Dayton Business Journal. Maassen worked at the Ohio station for more than two years. (Via PRPD News for Programmers.)
Posted by Mike Janssen at 5:12 PM
Iowa Public Radio's KUNI-FM in Cedar Falls is again broadcasting at full power after several weeks of suffering from ice-storm damage. The network's classical KHKE-FM, also in Cedar Falls, remains at low power after sustaining damage in another storm.
Posted by Mike Janssen at 4:36 PM
Pubcasters with new backing from CPB will start a music-focused online social network (WFUV, New York), combat the spread of invasive plants (Oregon Public Broadcasting) and build a concert hall in Second Life (WGBH). CPB announced six grants of up to $20,000 each Jan. 17 in the second round of its Public Media Innovation Fund grants.
Posted by Mike Janssen at 4:33 PM