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KCUR-FM is a high quality, news, information and entertainment service in a non-commercial environment. KCUR-FM is "Your Station For NPR News" and is a source for diverse local programming.


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12th Street Jump Series - Subscribe Now Public Radio's weekly Jazz, Blues, and Comedy Jam, recorded live from 12th Street in Kansas City, where Basie tickled the ivories and Big Joe Turner shouted the blues. Each week we celebrate the birthday of a jazz or blues great with sketch comedy, improv and great live music. "An urban/jazz PHC."

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  • Updated: Mar 05, 2019
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KC Currents, a new program covering news and culture in Kansas City’s diverse communities.

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  • Updated: May 12, 2015

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(Air Dates: Dec 2 - 8) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the music and career of Kevin Mahogany, with Kevin himself....

  • Added: Dec 02, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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(Air Dates: March 31-April 7) This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Gerry Mulligan with our special guest Kerry Strayer. On th...

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM, WJSU, KMXT, KJJF, and KKRN

  • Added: Apr 02, 2012
  • Length: 59:01
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Caption: Professors Kristy Archuleta and John Grable, viewed through the monitor at their clinic., Credit: Sylvia Maria Gross
Kansas State University professors have opened a research clinic aimed at merging techniques of financial planning with couples' therapy.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 07, 2009
  • Length: 04:54
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Caption: Actress Janet Henry is dressed up as Sarah Palin., Credit: Sylvia Maria Gross
Last week, a Kansas City theater director gathered together a bunch of actors to do a satirical reading of former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah...

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  • Added: Nov 24, 2009
  • Length: 09:53
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The Chairman of the Federal Reserve makes an unprecedented, almost campaign-style appearance in Kansas City, as he sits for questions from ordinar...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2009
  • Length: 02:25:10
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A Kansas rancher invites tourists to help out with his annual prairie burn.

Bought by KUOW, The Nature Podcast, Marfa Public Radio, New Hampshire Public Radio, and KVNF

  • Added: Jun 24, 2009
  • Length: 07:45
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World War II veteran talks about his experiences as a midwest Latino in the Army.

Bought by KUOW

  • Added: Nov 06, 2008
  • Length: 15:51
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Japanese media and fans follow Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka's every move.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2007
  • Length: 23:03
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Jazz was born in Kansas City during the prohibition, but what happens when 1920s-era hangout stops serving liquor?

  • Added: May 02, 2007
  • Length: 06:46
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Kansas City Central's debate squad is shaking up the national circuit, by rapping their arguments to music, and making the case that the activity i...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2006
  • Length: 20:51