NPR

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National Public Radio (NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. NPR differs from other non-profit membership media organizations, such as AP, in that it was established by an act of Congress and most of its member stations are owned by government entities (often public universities).wikipedia
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List of NPR stations

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It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
This is a list of NPR radio stations.

Morning Edition

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The organisation's flagship shows are two drive-time news broadcasts, Morning Edition and the afternoon All Things Considered; both are carried by most NPR member stations, and are among the most popular radio programs in the country. Morning Edition premiered on November 5, 1979, first hosted by Bob Edwards.
Morning Edition is an American radio news program produced and distributed by NPR.

Broadcast syndication

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It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
This type of syndication has arisen in the U.S. as a parallel service to member stations of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and the handful of independent public broadcasting stations. This form of syndication more closely resembles the news agency model, where nominally competing networks share resources and rebroadcast each other's programs. For example, National Public Radio (NPR) stations commonly air the Public Radio Exchange's This American Life, which may contain stories produced by NPR journalists.

Public Radio Satellite System

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NPR manages the Public Radio Satellite System, which distributes NPR programs and other programming from independent producers and networks such as American Public Media and Public Radio International.
The Public Radio Satellite System (PRSS) is the interconnected satellite-distributed network managed by NPR (National Public Radio), and used by NPR, Public Radio International (PRI), and American Public Media (APM), as well as independent public radio program producers, to distribute programming via satellite to public radio stations across the United States.

Public Radio International

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Individual public radio stations are not required to broadcast all NPR programs; most broadcast a mix of NPR programs, content from American Public Media, Public Radio International, Public Radio Exchange and WNYC Studios, and locally produced programs.
PRI is one of the main providers of programming for public radio stations in the US, alongside National Public Radio, American Public Media and the Public Radio Exchange.

American Public Media

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Individual public radio stations are not required to broadcast all NPR programs; most broadcast a mix of NPR programs, content from American Public Media, Public Radio International, Public Radio Exchange and WNYC Studios, and locally produced programs.
American Public Media (APM) is the second largest producer and distributor of public radio programs in the United States after NPR.

List of most-listened-to radio programs

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The organisation's flagship shows are two drive-time news broadcasts, Morning Edition and the afternoon All Things Considered; both are carried by most NPR member stations, and are among the most popular radio programs in the country.
NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered are the two most popular news programs.

Bob Edwards

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Morning Edition premiered on November 5, 1979, first hosted by Bob Edwards.
He gained reputation as the first host of National Public Radio's flagship program, Morning Edition.

Public Broadcasting Act of 1967

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National Public Radio replaced the National Educational Radio Network on February 26, 1970, following Congressional passage of the Public Broadcasting Act of 1967.
The Public Broadcasting Act of 1967 set up public broadcasting in the United States, establishing the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and, eventually, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and National Public Radio (NPR).

Frank Mankiewicz

After a Congressional investigation and the resignation of NPR's then-president Frank Mankiewicz, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting agreed to lend the network money in order to stave off bankruptcy.
Frank Fabian Mankiewicz II (May 16, 1924 – October 23, 2014) was an American journalist, political adviser, president of National Public Radio and public relations executive.

Culver City, California

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NPR spent nearly $13 million to acquire and equip a West Coast 25000 sqft production facility, NPR West, which opened in Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, in November 2002.
National Public Radio West and Sony Pictures Entertainment have headquarters in the city.

Delano Lewis

Delano Lewis, the president of C&P Telephone, left that position to become NPR's CEO and president in January 1994.
He was the United States Ambassador to South Africa from 1999 to 2001, and previously held leadership roles at the Peace Corps and National Public Radio.

Ken Stern

Ken Stern became chief executive in September 2006, reportedly as the "hand-picked successor" of CEO Kevin Klose, who gave up the job but remained as NPR's president; Stern had worked with Klose at Radio Free Europe.
He is a former Chief Executive Officer of National Public Radio.

Day to Day

On December 10, 2008, NPR announced that it would reduce its workforce by 7% and cancel the news programs Day to Day and News & Notes.
Day to Day (D2D) was a one-hour weekday American radio newsmagazine distributed by National Public Radio (NPR), and produced by NPR in collaboration with Slate.

Don Quayle

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The board then hired Donald Quayle to be the first president of NPR with 30 employees and 90 charter member local stations, and studios in Washington, D.C.
Donald R. "Don" Quayle (July 27, 1930 – April 16, 2015) was an American broadcast journalist who was the first president of National Public Radio, from 1970 to 1973.

News & Notes

On December 10, 2008, NPR announced that it would reduce its workforce by 7% and cancel the news programs Day to Day and News & Notes.
News & Notes was a National Public Radio program focusing on issues affecting African-Americans and African diaspora communities.

New Hampshire Public Radio

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Betsy Gardella, president and CEO, New Hampshire Public Radio
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) is the National Public Radio member network serving the state of New Hampshire.

Jarl Mohn

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He is the CEO of NPR.

Wisconsin Public Radio

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Mike Crane, director, Wisconsin Public Radio
WPR's network is divided into two distinct analog services, the Ideas Network and the NPR News and Classical Network, as well as the "HD2 Classical Service," a digital-only, full-time classical music service.

KUOW-FM

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Caryn Mathes, president and general manager, KUOW
KUOW-FM 94.9 is a National Public Radio member station in Seattle, Washington.

Talk of the Nation

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In June 2013 NPR canceled the weekday call-in show Talk of the Nation.
Talk of the Nation (TOTN) was an American talk radio program based in Washington D.C., produced by National Public Radio (NPR) and was broadcast nationally from 2 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

WUNC (FM)

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Connie Walker, general manager, WUNC
WUNC is the flagship National Public Radio member station for the Research Triangle area of North Carolina, broadcasting on the FM band at 91.5 MHz.

Northwest Public Radio

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Kerry Swanson, station manager, Northwest Public Radio
It is an affiliate of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and American Public Media.

Weekend Edition

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The first show scheduled to be broadcast from the new studios was Weekend Edition Saturday.
Weekend Edition is a set of American radio news magazine programs produced and distributed by National Public Radio (NPR).

Public Radio Exchange

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Individual public radio stations are not required to broadcast all NPR programs; most broadcast a mix of NPR programs, content from American Public Media, Public Radio International, Public Radio Exchange and WNYC Studios, and locally produced programs.
As of 2011, two radio stations, KPBZ in Spokane, Washington and WREM in Canton, New York, air a full-time schedule of programming from PRX, branded as Public Radio Remix. Both stations are owned by the same organizations as their markets' primary National Public Radio affiliates.