Posts Categorized: Press Release

Is "Justice for Sale?"

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.org www.americanpublicmedia.org Is "Justice for Sale?" American Radioworks and Marketplace Highlighta Dramatic Shift in the Judiciary The Two-Part Public Radio Series Will Air on January 17 During Marketplace Morning Report and Marketplace WHAT: Judges are supposed to make decisions based on a dispassionate reading of the law. Politics has no… Read more »

Public Radio Series, “The Surprising Legacy of Y2K,” to Document the History and Effects of the Computer Scare on Its Fifth Anniversary

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.us www.americanpublicmedia.us Public Radio Series, “The Surprising Legacy of Y2K,” to Document the History and Effects of the Computer Scare on Its Fifth Anniversary Joint American RadioWorks and Marketplace investigation examines the hype over Y2K and finds a direct connection to the growth of high-tech offshoring The three-part series will… Read more »

KATHRYN SCOTT NAMED SENIOR PRODUCER OF
WEEKEND AMERICA

Contact: Connie Molby (651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.us www.americanpublicmedia.us KATHRYN SCOTT NAMED SENIOR PRODUCER OF WEEKEND AMERICA Veteran producer with a background in documentary films, cable news and public broadcasting will relocate to Los Angeles in January 2005 (Los Angeles) December 9, 2004 – Kathryn Scott, a veteran producer with a diverse broadcasting, production and journalism background,…

Vic Sussman, Senior Editor at Public Radio Business Program Marketplace, Dies

Contact: Suzanne Perry (651) 290-1276 sperry@americanpublicmedia.us www.americanpublicmedia.us Vic Sussman, Senior Editor at Public Radio Business Program Marketplace, Dies Veteran journalist, broadcaster, author, Web pioneer and “Renaissance man” was 65 (Los Angeles) Nov. 22, 2004 – Vic Sussman, a veteran journalist who was senior editor for the public radio business program Marketplace, died Nov. 22 in…

"Is Wal-Mart Good for America?"
A Public Broadcasting Investation Looks at the Real Cost of the Retail Giant’s "Everyday Low Prices"

Contact:  Connie Molby(651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.uswww.americanpublicmedia.us "Is Wal-Mart Good for America?" A Public Broadcasting Investation Looks at the Real Cost of the Retail Giant’s "Everyday Low Prices" Collaboration between American Public Media’s Marketplace American RadioWorks and PBS’s FRONTLINE to air on Tuesday, Nov. 16 WHAT: Veteran reporter Hedrick Smith examines whether Wal-Mart’s reliance on China for…

Classical Music Initiative Update:

Production Workshop Yields High Energy, Enthusiasm and Opportunities for Collaboration in Classical Music Media

Contact:  Andrea Matthews(651) 290-1113 amatthews@americanpublicmedia.uswww.americanpublicmedia.us Classical Music Initiative Update: Production Workshop Yields High Energy, Enthusiasm and Opportunities for Collaboration in Classical Music Media Keynote addresses and more available at theClassical Music Initiative Web site (St. Paul, Minn.) November 4, 2004 — The Production Workshop hosted by American Public Media’s Classical Music Initiative (CMI) October 20-22…

American Public Media’s Marketplace and Marketplace Morning Report to Mark 75th Anniversary of Black Tuesday with "Crash of ’29" Reports

Contact:  Connie Molby(651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.uswww.americanpublicmedia.us American Public Media’s Marketplace and Marketplace Morning Report to Mark 75th Anniversary of Black Tuesday with "Crash of ’29" Reports Broadcasts will include interviews with the last "Titan of Wall Street," Web site offers timeline leading up to the stock market crash, quiz and comparison of stock prices in 1929…

Melissa Ousley Named Assistant Music Director/Classical Music Producer for Minnesota Public Radio’s Regional Classical Music Service, and American Public Media’s National Music Service, Classical 24

Contact:  Andrea Matthews(651) 290-1303 amatthews@americanpublicmedia.uswww.americanpublicmedia.us Melissa Ousley Named Assistant Music Director/Classical Music Producer for Minnesota Public Radio’s Regional Classical Music Service, and American Public Media’s National Music Service, Classical 24 Popular classical music host was the morning voice of radio station WCAL for 10 years, currently host of WCAL’s "Favorites on Fridays" (St. Paul, Minn.)…

Major New Public Radio Program, Weekend America, Makes Its Debut, Saturday, Oct. 9

Contact:  Connie Molby(651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.uswww.americanpublicmedia.us Major New Public Radio Program, Weekend America, Makes Its Debut, Saturday, Oct. 9 Three years in development, the new radio magazine is a weekend companion for busy listeners (Los Angeles) Oct. 4, 2004 — Weekend America, a live two-hour radio magazine designed for the weekend state of mind, will be…

Support From The Corporation For Public Broadcasting For Public Broadcasting Strengthens Public Radio Program Service on Weekends

Contact:  Connie MolbyWeekend America(651) 290-1113 cmolby@americanpublicmedia.us Contact:  Jeannie BuntonCorporation for Public Broadcasting(202) 879-9687 jbunton@cpb.org Support From The Corporation For Public Broadcasting For Public Broadcasting Strengthens Public Radio Program Service on Weekends Weekend America to debut Oct. 9, 2004 (San Antonio, Texas.) Sept. 30, 2004 — The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and Minnesota Public Radio… Read more »