Aug 2, 2012
Current.org relaunched, though with a hiccup
Last night's relaunch of Current.org took off splendidly, though somehow it left behind the links to many older stories not yet ingested...
Aug 1, 2012
Exclusive interview: Alabama Public Television COO Grantham resigns
Charles Grantham, chief operating officer of Alabama Public Television, has resigned, effective Aug. 31. Grantham told Current that the “a...
Alabama ETV commission hires law firm for defense against Pizzato complaint
In a special meeting Tuesday, the Alabama Educational Television Commission voted to hire a Birmingham law firm to defend it against a compl...
Jul 31, 2012
We've got something new in store for you: a blog that's integrated into Current.org
Our news blog is moving on Wednesday, Aug. 1 to the new Current.org, where it will reside on the left-hand side of the homepage under a new...
Former associates announce first Tim Emmons scholarship
Applications are now being accepted for the first Tim Emmons Memorial Mentoring Scholarship . Emmons, former program director and general ...
producers don't believe Lehrer's contributions to be "compromised"
WNYC, the producer of public radio’s Radiolab , has found “no reason to believe” that frequent contributor Jonah Lehrer's appearances on...
Jul 30, 2012
Ford Foundation backs second for-profit newsroom:
The Washington Post
The Ford Foundation, a frequent backer of pubmedia, has awarded another grant to a for-profit media company. Ford will give $500,000 to The ...
Moyers celebrates 100,000 Facebook fans with online message
Veteran newsman Bill Moyers posted a special video message on the Moyers and Company Facebook page on Monday, to mark a milestone. "I...
Jacobs Media shares findings from annual tech survey
Jacobs Media has shared some data from its fourth annual Public Radio Tech Survey. Among the statistics: The number of respondents using t...
GPB laying off staffers as it outsources station master-control operations
Georgia Public Broadcasting is laying off eight full-time employees and nine part-timers as it outsources its master-control operations over...
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