Senate Draft Legislation Proposes Increased Public Media Funding

Recently released Senate draft legislation proposes increased public media funding – almost matching the House Appropriations Committee’s recommendations unveiled earlier this summer. The Scoop About
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California Public Media Stations Band Together During California Fires

November 21, 2017 · When fires broke out across Northern California, my station, KRCB/North Bay Public Media – which serves the area hit hardest by the worst fires in
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Houston Public Media Delivers During Hurricane Harvey

October 5, 2017 · When Hurricane Harvey left large stretches of the Lone Star State underwater, Houston Public Media, a joint public radio and television station operated by the
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Finding the News You Need When Disaster Strikes

June 21, 2017 ·
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Public Radio Pilots Digital Emergency Alert

September 26, 2016 · Next month, several California public radio stations will join FEMA, NextRadio, the American Red Cross, and other sponsors as they unite millions of Americans for
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An Alabama Emergency Communications Story

September 30, 2014 · In honor of National Preparedness Day, we invited Roy Clem, Executive Director, Alabama Public Television, to author a guest blog, “An Alabama Emergency Communications Story,”
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Activating FM Chips in Smartphones Can Help to Save Lives

September 8, 2014 · Public radio could make your community even safer if the FM chip in your phone is activated by your mobile carrier. Did you know your
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How WVPB responded to the West Virginia chemical spill

February 7, 2014 · After a chemical spill contaminated West Virginia drinking water, West Virginia Public Broadcasting (WVPB) moved to the front line to keep local residents safe and
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How Public TV Helped Illinois Tornado Relief

December 5, 2013 · After 24 tornadoes ripped through Central Illinois on November 17, 2013, public TV acted quickly to lend a hand to neighbors in need. WTVP, the
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