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Listener-supported public radio station, serving the Research Triangle area of North Carolina.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Town in Orange, Durham and Chatham counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

A mural at Amber Alley between Franklin and Rosemary streets
Chapel Hill fire truck, painted with the colors of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Sorrell building on Franklin Street has housed a movie theater (currently called the Varsity Theatre) since its construction in 1927.
UNC's wooded campus buffers the town center

WUNC: local public radio station (91.5FM) located on the UNC campus.

Chatham County, North Carolina

County located in the Piedmont area of the U.S. state of North Carolina.

Map of Chatham County, North Carolina With Municipal and Township Labels
The county line between Chatham and Orange Counties

One of these hills, Terrells Mountain, on the Orange County line is the transmitter site for several radio and TV stations for the Raleigh-Durham market, including WUNC-TV 4, WDCG (G105), WNCB (B93.9), and WUNC 91.5 FM (NC Public Radio).

Rocky Mount, North Carolina

City in Edgecombe and Nash counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

Rocky Mount, North Carolina in 1907
A map of Rocky Mount in 1950
Downtown Rocky Mount, 1962
Southern Bank Business Center in downtown Rocky Mount
North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles headquarters
Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences
Historic Rocky Mount Mills
Rocky Mount Event Center in downtown
Frederick E. Turnage Municipal Building in downtown Rocky Mount
Edgecombe Community College campus in downtown Rocky Mount
US 64 is the city's main east–west corridor
Helen P. Gay Rocky Mount Historic Train Station in downtown, originally built in 1893.

WRQM 90.9 FM is the repeater station of public radio station WUNC, the local NPR affiliate.

NPR

American privately and publicly funded nonprofit media organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. (often called the "mothership" of NPR), with its NPR West headquarters in Culver City, California.

1970s logo
1990s logo
NPR's former headquarters at 635 Massachusetts Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. (demolished in 2013)
The new NPR sign at 1111 North Capitol St, NE.
A homemade artwork references the importance of public funding for National Public Radio
Kinsey Wilson and the npr.org crew at the 69th Annual Peabody Awards
NPR One logo
NPR News logo

The People's Pharmacy, a call-in and interview program on personal health from WUNC in Chapel Hill, N.C.

Welcome, North Carolina

Census-designated place in Davidson County, North Carolina, United States.

Welcome is home to WUNW-FM, a radio station broadcasting at 91.1 FM.

WLNK

Commercial radio station licensed to serve Charlotte, North Carolina.

Former logo

The station's broadcasting equipment was donated to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which then started a non-commercial station, WUNC-FM.

Research Triangle

The Research Triangle, or simply The Triangle, are both common nicknames for a metropolitan area in the Piedmont region of North Carolina in the United States, anchored by the cities of Raleigh and Durham and the town of Chapel Hill, home to three major research universities: North Carolina State University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, respectively.

A map of Research Triangle, North Carolina, featuring the locations of North Carolina State University, Duke University, and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina.
Downtown Durham, North Carolina.
2006 Stanley Cup ceremony at the RBC Center (now PNC Arena)
IBM Research Triangle Park facility, pictured in around 1982
North Carolina Memorial and Children's hospitals in Chapel Hill
Durham VA Medical Center in Durham
I-40
The Durham Freeway
Triangle Transit bus
Chapel Hill Transit bus
RDU welcome sign
American Airlines Boeing 777 touches down at RDU
Southwest Airlines jet landing at RDU
Lake Ridge Airport (8NC8) in Durham
NC92 helipad at Duke University Medical Center
Northgate Mall in Durham
A map of the Triangle from 2007.

The Triangle is home to North Carolina Public Radio, a public radio station/NPR provider that brings in listeners around the country.

Durham, North Carolina

City in the U.S. state of North Carolina and the county seat of Durham County.

Early view of first Duke tobacco factory and family home, Durham, 1883
Separate "white" and "colored" entrances to a cafe in Durham, North Carolina, 1940
Overlooking the newly renovated American Tobacco Campus
Looking west along Parrish Street, home of what was then known as Black Wall Street
The renovations of former tobacco buildings are central to the revitalization efforts in downtown Durham
A restaurant in downtown Durham
Downtown Durham
University Tower is the tallest building in Durham located outside of the downtown area.
Duke Clinical Research Institute in Downtown Durham
Brightleaf Square
A Duke basketball game at Cameron Indoor Stadium
The Durham Bulls Athletic Park
Old Durham County Courthouse
Durham County Justice Center
North Carolina Central University
Durham's Amtrak station
Downtown Durham Station used by GoDurham and GoTriangle
Durham Station Transportation Center

National Public Radio affiliate WUNC, based in Chapel Hill, has significant operations in Durham.

WXYC

American radio station broadcasting a college radio format.

North Carolina Public Radio (WUNC) is also affiliated with the university.

Raleigh, North Carolina

Capital of the state of North Carolina and the seat of Wake County in the United States.

Clockwise from top left: NC State bell tower, Confederate monument at the North Carolina State Capitol (now removed), houses in Boylan Heights, houses in Historic Oakwood, statue of Sir Walter Raleigh, skyline of the downtown, Fayetteville Street, and the warehouse district
Clockwise from top left: NC State bell tower, Confederate monument at the North Carolina State Capitol (now removed), houses in Boylan Heights, houses in Historic Oakwood, statue of Sir Walter Raleigh, skyline of the downtown, Fayetteville Street, and the warehouse district
North Carolina State Capitol, c.1861; Governor David S. Reid is in the foreground
Clockwise from top left: NC State bell tower, Confederate monument at the North Carolina State Capitol (now removed), houses in Boylan Heights, houses in Historic Oakwood, statue of Sir Walter Raleigh, skyline of the downtown, Fayetteville Street, and the warehouse district
Raleigh, North Carolina in 1872
North Carolina State Treasurers Office in State Capitol, c.1890s
Fayetteville Street during the 1910s
The Raleigh skyline with crepe myrtle trees in bloom 2017
Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral in 2018
Fayetteville Street in Downtown Raleigh
Warehouses on Martin Street, Raleigh NC
The towers at North Hills, in Midtown Raleigh.
Dorton Arena in Raleigh, designed by Matthew Nowicki
Ducks swimming at Durant Nature Reserve in the Fall
Light snow in downtown Raleigh along Hillsborough street 2015
Map of racial distribution in Raleigh, 2010 U.S. Census. Each dot is 25 people:
The SECU Daily Planet, part of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Nature Research Center
Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2008
The Videri Chocolate Factory in the Warehouse District
The PNC Arena in Raleigh
A college student walks her dog at Lake Johnson in the Fall
Memorial Bell Tower at North Carolina State University
Students walk through the brickyard between classes at North Carolina State University.
Estey Hall on the campus of Shaw University
Main Building on the campus of William Peace University
Raleigh Charter High School main entrance
Raleigh–Durham International Airport
Amtrak's Carolinian, pulling into Raleigh's train station
CAT bus on Hillsborough Street in Downtown Raleigh
Triangle Transit bus

WUNC-FM – 91.5 FM (National Public Radio, North Carolina Public Radio) operated by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill