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8:33 am
Sat March 14, 2015

With Your Help, We'll Win This in Overtime

We had hoped to end the Spring Fund Drive on Saturday, but we're still shy of our overall goal, and it's very important that we make it.   All it takes to get us there is you making your contribution right now if you've not done so already.  If you have, thank you!  If you've just not gotten around to it, the time is now. 

Don't put off great music any longer.  Be a part of making the music happen with your donation today.

Call 1-855-897-1059 or use our secure online donation form.  You can use the same form to view the great thank you gifts available for you to choose from when you support WNKU.

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5:00 am
Fri March 13, 2015

Give By 9am and the William Thie Foundation Will Double Your Donation

The Watson Twins say, "Call 1-855-897-1059 and double your donation to WNKU!"

If we can raise $5000 by 9am we will receive an additional $5000 from The Thie Foundation and be able to present the Friday Morning Request Show with no fundraising interruptions. 

Call 1-855-897-1059 or click here to give online.

The William Howard Thie Foundation is a major supporter of WNKU and other music arts organizations, such as The Blues Foundation.  Today, they are encouraging you to join them in support of WNKU by offering to match all gifts up to a total of $5,000.

If you've recently given, thank you.  If not, now is the best time to support great music with a donation to WNKU.  

DONATE NOW

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10:00 am
Mon March 9, 2015

It's New Member Monday!

Today only, you can become a sustaining member of WNKU for just $4 per month or a one time gift of $48, and we'll send you a CD as thanks!

All day today, we are going to do our best to convince YOU that it's time for you to become a member of WNKU.

Why?  Because it's the best thing you can do to ensure that the radio station you love and the music community you're a part of can survive and thrive.

 
Join today online or call 1-855-897-1059.

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Earth Calendar
10:30 am
Sun March 8, 2015

Earth Calendar for March 8th

Starting this fall, every 4th-grader across the country will receive a family pass for one full year's free admission to all of our national parks, monuments, forests, wildlife refuges, and waterways.

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News from WNKU
6:32 am
Thu March 5, 2015

Bockfest Cincinnati Happens This Weekend

The 23rd annual Bockfest takes place this weekend in downtown Cincinnati and the city’s Over-the-Rhine district. WNKU’s Steve Hirschberg has this preview.For more information, go to www.Bockfest.com

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Thu March 5, 2015

World Renowned Archeologist and Egyptologist Zahi Hawass to Speak at the Freedom Center Tonight

Dr. Zahi Hawass

Doctor Zahi Hawass, one of the world’s most famous archeologists and Egyptologists will be presenting his new discoveries from the Valley of the Kings at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center tonight. WNKU’s Matt Kelley has details. Get details at www.cincymuseum.org/zahi-hawass )

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News from WNKU
6:32 am
Wed March 4, 2015

Fannie Lou Hammer Play at Freedom Center

This Friday and Saturday night, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is presenting a one-woman show called The Fannie Lou Hamer Story.  WNKU’s Steve Hirschberg asked Chris Miller, the Freedom Center’s Manager of Program Initiatives, about Hamer’s life and civil rights work.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Wed March 4, 2015

ArtsWave Sampler Weekend Begins Saturday

Macy's Arts Sampler will return to the Cincinnati area this weekend, with free art and activities throughout the region. WNKU’s Matt Kelley has details. (Get event information at www.theartswave.org )

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News from WNKU
6:32 am
Tue March 3, 2015

Newport Aquarium Gets $10 Thousand Donation for Education

The WAVE Foundation, the non-profit arm of the Newport Aquarium, recently received a $10 thousand donation from Newport on the Levee for an educational program for underprivileged school children.  Dan Dunlap, the Foundation’s Education Program Director, says the money will go to what the aquarium calls its ”Finstitute”. WNKU’s Steve Hirschberg reports.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Tue March 3, 2015

Dayton Police Introduce Community Dialog Sessions to Improve Communication with the Public

The Dayton Police Department is holding a series of community dialog sessions during which the public can voice their complaints and concerns about police relations in the city. WNKU’s Matt Kelley has details. (Get more information at http://www.cityofdayton.org/PressReleases/Documents/2015/Mediation%20Center%20to%20Facilitate%20Police-Community%20Dialogue.pdf )

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