WORT is holding an election for 8 seats on its Board of Directors. According to station bylaws: The Board shall consist of: A) One (1) Fulltime Staff Member; B) Six (6) Participating/Volunteer Members; C) Four (4) Listener/Supporting Members. There are currently 5 seats available for Participating Members (Volunteers) and 3 seats available for Supporting Members […]
15 years ago Kodey Feiner, Tom Kazmerzak and Jim Kvalheim decided to throw a band together for a FFA talent show. From there, they would go on to play the FFA National Convention in Louisville. What started as a talent show band grew into the local bluegrass favorites, The Soggy Prairie Boys. Later, Jim’s younger brother […]
The idea is simple. Expand the building, expand the programming, and bring all 130 students to grade-level math and reading skills by 2020. All it will take is $2.2 million, and Vera is well on its way. By the time groundbreaking happened this spring, Vera had already raised 60% of the necessary budget. 94 donors, […]
Is your organic food really “organic?” Joining us by phone to talk about his ongoing investigations of organic agriculture is Washington Post reporter Peter Whoriskey. He works on projects in business, healthcare, and health. Farmers hoping to benefit from the advantages of being USDA-organic certified go through a long, costly process to become a certified […]
The ten members of Dub Foundation form a local roots dub group that features blazing horns, shotgun snares, razor sharp skanks, slashing dubs, slick shot rhythms and conscious lyrics. They are also musical superheroes from Smooth Sailin’ Records, charged with saving the world from tyranny and oppression by spreading the love and positive vibrations of dub […]
Sunday May 21 soprano Chelsie Propst, baroque violinists Nathan Giglierano and Laura Thompson, and cellist/gambist Eric Miller will visit Musica Antiqua to talk about their upcoming concert of French Baroque chamber music and play recorded samples of pieces by Monteclair and Clerembault. Listen to the interview at 10:00am, then go to the concert at 3:00pm!