KRCC Newsroom
Image of a radio

Current News from NPR

Courtesy of Greg O'Brien
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Writer Greg O'Brien was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease five years ago. He describes what it was like to hear the news — and break it to his family.
 
January 24, 2015 | NPR · American and Cuban diplomats sat face-to-face in Havana this week for historic talks. NPR's Arun Rath talks with correspondent Carrie Kahn about the U.S. and Cuba re-establishing diplomatic ties.
 
AP
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Bill Belichick says that after an exhaustive investigation he determined that temperature differences between the locker room and the field inadvertently caused the discrepancies.
 
NPR
January 24, 2015 | NPR · The outgoing secretary of defense conceded his handling of the Guantanamo Bay detainee issue "hasn't always made me popular in some quarters."
 
AP
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Ropes supporting the core piece of wreckage as it was lifted from the sea floor snapped just as the fuselage neared the surface, officials say.
 

Art & Life from NPR

Pacific Science Center
January 24, 2015 | KPLU · Loud noises, bright lights and crowded spaces can be painful for children with autism. That often means missing out on museums. Some, like Seattle's Pacific Science Center, are addressing the problem.
 
AFP/Getty Images
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee sees America as divided into "Bubble-ville" and "Bubba-ville," a cultural split he describes in his new book, Gods, Guns, Grits, and Gravy.
 
AP
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Clinton, the founding father of funk, is the creator of the bands Parliament and Funkadelic. We'll ask him three questions about another kind of parliament — namely, the British parliament.
 
January 24, 2015 | NPR · From witnesses to reluctant gang members, Jill Leovy says, "everybody's terrified." Her book, Ghettoside, uses the story of one murder to explore the city's low arrest rate when black men are killed.
 
January 24, 2015 | NPR · Painter's daughter Esther Freud weaves her own experiences into the story of a lonely little boy in a British seacoast town, who befriends the great Art Nouveau designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
 

December 5, 2010

Western Skies: “Retrospective,” December 5, 2010

This month we’re going to spend the hour looking back at some of the topics we covered since kicking off the revival of Western Skies in June. There was a lot of overlap, stories that could have appeared in multiple episodes, and themes that kept popping up from topic to topic.

Click here to listen to the show.

Western Skies is a collaboration between KRCC News and The Big Something.

Filed under: KRCC News,Western Skies — andrea @ 11:00 am

No Comments »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URL

Leave a comment