Jun 13, 2007

NPR on musical pledge specials

NPR reporter Lynn Neary surveys PBS's nostalgia-driven music specials for All Things Considered. Coming soon: The Clash.

Donor group asks judge to reverse sale of WCAL

SaveWCAL, a group of St. Olaf College alumni who opposed the 2004 sale of the classical music station to Minnesota Public Radio, are challenging the sale in court, according to the Minneapolis/St. Paul City Pages. Attorney Michael McNabb argues that WCAL was a charitable trust created by its donors and held by the university, and St. Olaf needed a judge's permission to liquidate it.