We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.
WWNO is delighted to offer tickets to Wait, Wait...Don’t Tell Me! as a thank-you for your tax-deductible year-end contribution. A very limited number of tickets will be made available to you on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 only by phone or online starting at 8 a.m..
If you would like Premium Tickets to Wait, Wait...Don’t Tell Me!, follow these 3 steps:
1. Mark your calendar now to phone us or go online at 8 a.m. on Dec. 10
2. Write this phone number down and use it: 1-800-286-7002
Did you know that every public radio program has a "clock?" Broadcast clocks are set templates that stations like ours use to track the timing of a show's stories and interviews, newscasts and underwriting credits each day.
The Moth is back for November, with a monthly StorySLAM at Café Istanbul, featuring stories by… maybe you? If you want to tell a story at The Moth, or know someone who'd be perfect, see all the details below. Throw your name in the hat or just come to listen!
Come join us for "Last Minute" on Tuesday, November 11
NPR's Michele Norris says Hurricane Katrina was a line of demarcation for her. Reporting from New Orleans and the Gulf Coast after the storm and floods, she found herself compelled to work with emotion in her journalism in a new way.
90.5 KTLN, WWNO's translator station serving the Houma/Thibodaux region, is temporarily off the air.
Our engineers are working to restore service. Robert Carroll, our chief engineer, says the shutdown was due to "high reflected power" at the transmitter site — which can be caused by many things, including rain and lightning as that experienced during the Monday night storms.
JOIN WWNO AND NPR FOR A WORLD PREMIER THEATRICAL STORYTELLING EVENT, "WATER," DIRECTED BY TONY AWARD WINNER KENNY LEON AND HOSTED BY NPR'S MICHELE NORRIS, MUSIC FROM MEMBERS OF THE VOICE OF THE WETLANDS ALL-STARS.