KUOW

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KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio reaches over 338,000 listeners weekly and serves the Puget Sound region and Western Washington with local, national, and international news and information. KUOW produces an extensive array of locally-produced programs including The Conversation, The Beat, and Weekday, which is heard state-wide through Northwest Public Radio. In all, KUOW-produced programming accounts for more than twenty-seven hours each week. The award-winning KUOW program staff frequently contributes to nationally aired programs. KUOW is a founding member station of National Public Radio (NPR) and a founding producer of the Northwest News Network (N3 ) a cooperative which supplies news content to stations throughout the Northwest.

Pieces

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Author Wendy Marcus reflects on a storytelling tradition that goes back to Wendy's childhood. KRAK

  • Added: Jul 30, 2008
  • Length: 09:00
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Fifty hours a week, at the University of Washington Medical Center ER, Crystal Patterson is so busy that she barely has time to go to the bathroom....

  • Added: Jul 30, 2008
  • Length: 08:55
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A conversation with Seattle Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus, newly inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame KRAK

  • Added: Jul 30, 2008
  • Length: 12:10
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Professor Rita Smilkstein offers six steps and seven words to unlock the brain's potential for learning.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jul 29, 2008
  • Length: 18:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Seattle Historian and author Andrew Ward on his personal connection to the spiritual "Steal Away" KRAK

  • Added: Jul 29, 2008
  • Length: 09:30
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Flight attendant and Nancy Drew fan Amanda Arkebauer discovers a new way to solve mysteries and travel for work through letterboxing. KRAK

  • Added: Jul 29, 2008
  • Length: 11:59
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Former guide book author Thomas Kohnstamm reveals the highs and unbelievable lows of writing guide books. KRAK

  • Added: Jul 29, 2008
  • Length: 09:11
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The process of choreography requires vision, perserverance, and most of all, courage.

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 21, 2008
  • Length: 08:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Meet several generations of men who say they just have to dance.

Bought by KLCC, WUFT, Oregon Public Broadcasting, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 21, 2008
  • Length: 08:34
  • Purchases: 4
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The artistic director of the Pacific Northwest Ballet has a goal to preserve ballet's classical roots, and at the same time, help to push the boun...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 21, 2008
  • Length: 08:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Should anyone be allowed to copy what you create online? We talk with Cory Doctorow, Boing Boing blogger, science fiction writer, and technology op...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2008
  • Length: 18:14
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Legendary rock producer Brian Eno once said that only a thousand people bought The Velvet Underground's first record. But every one of them, he add...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2008
  • Length: 09:24
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Erik Lindbergh is the grandson of famed aviator Charles Lindbergh. But growing up, Erik was told that he should avoid flying at all costs.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2008
  • Length: 18:25
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In June 1920, in Duluth, Minnesota, a mob of over 10,000 convened upon the police station, inflamed by the rumor that black circus workers had rape...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2008
  • Length: 18:26
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Two Seattle-residents created a summer camp for local Arabs and Jews to hang out together.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2008
  • Length: 18:29
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A sudden blow to the head can cause anything from a mild concussion to paralysis. For Kyle Baumgartner, it left him close to death and barely able ...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jul 10, 2008
  • Length: 08:52
  • Purchases: 1
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The cancer drug Avastin can extend life, but only for a few months, at best. The drug can cost 100 thousand dollars a year. Is it worth it? Krak

  • Added: Jul 09, 2008
  • Length: 12:30
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Evan McMullen's car holds the Guinness World Record for gas mileage--376 miles per gallon. Krak

Bought by KVMR and NPR Station Showcase with PRX


  • Added: Jul 09, 2008
  • Length: 08:43
  • Purchases: 2
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Interview with Epidemiologist Elizabeth Pisani

  • Added: Jul 03, 2008
  • Length: 18:30
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A Seattle woman walks an almost 500-mile pilgrimage trail to mark being cancer-free. KRAK

  • Added: Jun 24, 2008
  • Length: 18:21