KRCC is pleased to announce Western Skies won two 1st Place awards in this year’s national Public Radio News Directors, Inc. contest.

Division C: Small Newsroom

Best Multi-Media Presentation
First Place
Western Skies: July 3, 2011; “Cowboy Myth and Culture”

and

News/Public Affairs Program
First Place
Western Skies: March 6, 2011; “Military”

Thanks to everyone for your continued support for KRCC; it’s only with your help that programs like Western Skies are possible.

 

Comments are closed.

News

AP
November 22, 2017 | NPR · Saad al-Hariri will remain in his role — despite an address he gave from Riyadh saying he’d step down. The about-face is more fuel for speculation that Saudi Arabia was forcing him to resign.
 

November 22, 2017 | NPR · Also: An ex-Bosnian Serb general is convicted of genocide by a U.N. panel; less than half of Puerto Rico has gotten power back weeks after a hurricane; and German police recover stolen Beatles items.
 

AFP/Getty Images
November 22, 2017 | NPR · The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia found the former Bosnian Serb general guilty of multiple counts of crimes against humanity and one count of genocide.
 

Arts & Life

Bleeker Street Media
November 22, 2017 | NPR · The film “doesn’t reinvent much of anything, but its jumble of biography, fantasy, and backstage melodrama” is at least better than yet another version of A Christmas Carol.
 

Focus Features
November 22, 2017 | NPR · Gary Oldman (and a pair of latex jowls) star as Winston Churchill reckoning with the lonely decisions that imperil thousands of soldiers’ lives.
 

Getty Images
November 22, 2017 | WWNO-FM · As we get bombarded by ads and advice to host the “perfect” feast, remember that traditions come from all kinds of families — and the bizarre mix of quirks and temperaments they bring to the table.
 

Music

YouTube
November 22, 2017 | NPR · In a pastel-colored video for the trio’s third single, a couple dances at the crossroads of a wilting relationship.
 

Alyssa Schukar for NPR
November 22, 2017 | NPR · The singer and songwriter has been thinking a lot — about Harriet Tubman’s hair, her grandmother’s handwriting and how to craft love songs with revolutionary potential.
 

November 22, 2017 | NPR · 1970s teen heartthrob David Cassidy has died. Morning Edition remembers him with a music moment.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab