May 23, 2005

The sole black employee at Milwaukee's WUWM-FM has filed a racial discrimination complaint with Wisconsin's Equal Rights Division, reports the Journal Sentinel.
"I find it upsetting that NPR sees me as competition," says Bob Edwards from his perch at XM in a Boston Globe article.
Bill Kling, president of Minnesota Public Radio, tells the Minnesota Star-Tribune that he has heard nothing from CPB to indicate that the agency will stop funding MPR's national production Weekend America. A New York Times article last week said CPB Chairman Ken Tomlinson had told board members the funding would end.