Mar 26, 2003

War led organizers to postpone nationwide protests of NPR's Middle East coverage. Scheduled for tomorrow, the protests were to take place at NPR member stations.
Laura Rothenberg, 22, died last week after her body rejected a new pair of lungs. Rothenberg recorded an audio diary of her struggle with cystic fibrosis and the resulting piece aired on NPR's All Things Considered. Producer Joe Richman remembered her, as did The New York Times.
Northern Michigan University is cutting its budget in response to state financial woes--and its public TV and radio stations are on the chopping block.