TPR Events & Initiatives

At a glance:

TPR's A Conversation with Corey Flintoff on June 23, 2017

TPR Cinema Tuesday Series continues through August 15, 2017

 

TPR Begins Broadcasting In Gonzales

Jan 6, 2017
Courtesy Gonzales Inquirer

Texas Public Radio has expanded coverage into Gonzales and the I-10 corridor with the return of KCTI 1450 AM to the airwaves of Central Texas. The station, acquired by TPR late in 2016, had been silent for almost a year. This expansion provides a vital in-depth news and information source to Gonzales, Luling, Flatonia, and surrounding areas, and continues the growth of Texas Public Radio, which already serves five other areas of the state.

You can find the coverage map of 1450 AM at this link.

TPR Debuts Six New Programs In January

Dec 16, 2016

Dear Friends, 

The strains of “Auld Lang Syne” will have a special poignancy for public radio fans this year, given the retirement of some of our long-time favorite personalities and shows. Diane Rehm will be retiring at the end of this year. Garrison Keillor has already left A Prairie Home Companion. And the Best of Car Talk, a compilation show that allowed the laughter to continue despite Tom Magliozzi’s death in 2014, will soon be discontinued.

 

The Sounds Of The Season On TPR

Dec 14, 2016
Courtesy St. Olaf College

Texas Public Radio celebrates the season this month with programming to get you into the spirit.

Chanukah Programming On KPAC & KTXI

Dec 9, 2016
Flickr user Puzzler4879 (John) / cc

Join Texas Public Radio for a two-hour celebration of Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. Tune in for "Hanukkah Lights" followed by "Candles Burning Brightly", Thursday, December 22nd beginning at 7 p.m. on KPAC 88.3 FM and KTXI 90.1 FM in the Hill Country.

Join hosts Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock for a one-hour celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. There's plenty of music from Jewish communities around the world, plus an exploration of holiday traditions, and a special story reading by the incomparable Theodore Bikel.

Preparing for Thanksgiving festivities can get hectic! Luckily for you, "Turkey Confidential" is standing by to assist you in any and all Thanksgiving emergencies. Breathe, keep calm and tune in to KSTX 89.1 or KTXI 90.1.

"Turkey Confidential" is a live, two-hour, call-in program on Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. CST for public radio listeners across the nation.

Host Lynne Rossetto Kasper comes to the rescue of Thanksgiving cooks, kitchen helpers, and dinner guests alike on the biggest cooking day of the year.

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