NWPR boosts signal

Northwest Public Radio, the public radio service of WSU, has announced a significant upgrade of its Mount Vernon station, KMWS, a change that also includes a new frequency for the station. Northwest Public Radio has moved the KMWS transmitter to a new and higher transmitter site on Butler Hill. Coupled with a power boost from […]

NWPR to host humorist David Sedaris

YAKIMA – Northwest Public Radio will present an appearance by noted author and humorist David Sedaris at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, at the Capitol Theatre in Yakima. Tickets will sell for $40 with a limited number of VIP tickets selling for $125. The VIP tickets include a copy of David Sedaris’ latest book and free […]

NWPR completes digital upgrade of KWSU-AM

PULLMAN – Northwest Public Radio, the public radio service of Washington State University, has announced a major upgrade of its KWSU-AM (1250) station with the installation of a new digital transmitter. One of the first radio stations in the Northwest when it went on the air in 1922, KWSU-AM now becomes the second Washington radio […]

NWPR seeks volunteers for silent auction

PULLMAN–Northwest Public Radio (NWPR) will hold its Second Annual Online Auction from Feb. 16-22. Proceeds will contribute to the operating expenses for the public radio station. Currently, the station is looking for volunteers to assist with a variety of duties to help with the work of putting the auction together. Anyone interested throughout the Northwest […]