A new 24-hour news station for Asheville, dubbed BRP News, has launched at 107.9 FM.
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Also, Chris Rock is coming to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino in May, and much more.
Also, Asheville Outlets announces that Acropolis Pizza is opening in its food court and that Restoration Hardware will open March 24.
WCQS will begin a nationwide search for a news director immediately.
Also, there’s word on the street that Lafayette restaurant in downtown has closed, and much more.
The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling.
Feingold, who succeeds former CEO Jody Evans, starts this summer.
Asheville deserves a radio station that is tuned into its unique vibrancy.
Also, a new downtown Asheville bar is in the works, Hi-Wire Brewing is poised for growth, SantaCon is Saturday, Ben’s Tune-Up party, more.
The show is WUNC’s news program devoted to North Carolina issues, personalities and places. It will feature the music of Moogfest, Tupelo Honey’s chef and more.
That’s the line-up for the much anticipated show on Thursday at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.
Greta Johnsen comes to Asheville’s public radio station from WBEZ in Chicago.
Listeners have given WCQS so much cash that the station is shaving a record four days of its annual spring fund drive.
The talks about big ideas will start airing in Asheville every Wednesday 7 p.m. on WCQS.
On May 21, Ashvegas alerted readers that local media outlets were considering suing to force the release of an audit report done following reports of money and drugs missing from the Asheville Police Department’s evidence room. Today, those outlets filed their lawsuit. Press release: Five Western North Carolina news organizations filed a lawsuit today calling on the city of Asheville[Read More…]
Tomorrow’s the deadline to apply. Details here. WCQS Seeks full-time Morning Edition Host: Job Title: Host/Reporter – Morning Edition Department: Programming Functional Area: News Reports To: News Director Deadline: EOB June 22, 2012 WCQS is a community licensed public radio station located in vibrant downtown Asheville, NC and serves 11 counties in Western North Carolina. Asheville is often cited as[Read More…]
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…]