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WCQS launches new station, rebrands itself as Blue Ridge Public Radio

WCQS launches new station, rebrands itself as Blue Ridge Public Radio

A new 24-hour news station for Asheville, dubbed BRP News, has launched at 107.9 FM.

by March 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Joe Kendrick takes reins as director of programming, operations at WNCW

Joe Kendrick takes reins as director of programming, operations at WNCW

A WNCW on-air personality for 20 years, Kendrick is ready to take on a leadership role.

by January 12, 2015 16 comments Asheville News
Opinion: It’s time for WCQS to tune into the Asheville community

Opinion: It’s time for WCQS to tune into the Asheville community

Asheville deserves a radio station that is tuned into its unique vibrancy.

by December 26, 2014 33 comments Opinion
NPR’s ‘Wait, Wait…’ in Asheville brings Roberts, Babylon, Goldthwait and author Charles Frazier

NPR’s ‘Wait, Wait…’ in Asheville brings Roberts, Babylon, Goldthwait and author Charles Frazier

That’s the line-up for the much anticipated show on Thursday at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.

by July 30, 2013 5 comments Asheville events
WCQS hires Johnsen as new ‘Morning Edition’ host/reporter

WCQS hires Johnsen as new ‘Morning Edition’ host/reporter

Greta Johnsen comes to Asheville’s public radio station from WBEZ in Chicago.

by July 19, 2013 3 comments Asheville News
Listeners are giving money to WCQS to get them to stop asking for money

Listeners are giving money to WCQS to get them to stop asking for money

Listeners have given WCQS so much cash that the station is shaving a record four days of its annual spring fund drive.

by March 27, 2013 7 comments Asheville News

WCQS morning news host departs for Charlotte public radio station; search on for new Morning Edition host/reporter

Here’s the press release. Good luck to Duncan. I enjoyed working with him. Duncan McFadyen, WCQS morning news host and reporter, is leaving his position with the station to become morning host and reporter at Charlotte NC based public radio station, WFAE. McFadyen began his public radio career in Wilmington, NC. He began work at WCQS in March of 2011[Read More…]

by May 30, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
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