WNPR

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WNPR is the radio service of The Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN). WNPR serves Connecticut, Rhode Island, Long Island (NY) and parts of Massachusetts with news, talk, information and entertainment programming.  WNPR produces two daily award-winning talk shows, Where We Live  and The Colin McEnroe Show, plus the weekly Faith Middleton Food Schmooze.

 

Series

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3 Pieces

Three features about issues of poverty following Hurricane Katrina

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Oct 12, 2005
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3 Pieces

A radio show produced and hosted by students from the Journalism and Media Academy Magnet School, CPBN Learning Lab. Hartford, CT.

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Apr 07, 2014
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10 Pieces

A collection of audio essays from writers, listeners and station guests.

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Dec 03, 2010
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8 Pieces

Media Commentary

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Jan 19, 2005
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163 Pieces

NEXT is a weekly, hour-long radio show and podcast exploring the rapid changes in New England, one of the oldest parts of the nation. This feed is for stations that subscribe to the weekly show.

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
Caption: Series Creator: Anthony Fantano
139 Pieces

The Needle Drop is your weekly fix of rock, pop, electronic, and experimental music of the independent persuasion.

  • From: WNPR
  • Updated: Oct 31, 2012

Latest Pieces

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A Guatemalan family living in Massachusetts faces a tearful goodbye. Organic dairy farmers feel the squeeze of low prices and production quotas. An...

  • Added: Mar 01, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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This week, some favorites from the archive: North of the border, a fascinating story of land disputes, French Canadian pride, and massive dams that...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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New Bedford, Massachusetts is known for its profitable fishing port. It even draws visitors by celebrating Moby Dick, a novel inspired by whalers t...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 50:03
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For Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees, FEMA housing support runs out on February 14. Though Hartford and Holyoke are hubs for Puerto Ricans, finding...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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Maine's lobster population has been booming - and new research points to some reasons why. Also, we'll sit down with the man behind Take Magazine -...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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This week, we're revisiting a few favorite segments. A Vermont Public Radio investigation looks at guns and gun deaths in the state. It paints a ve...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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A woman who’s widely referred to as the “original DREAMer” weighs in on the current moment. A young man shares a tale of rising above poverty, home...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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This week: an investigation into water contamination in Vermont wells near farms reveals a shocking shortage of oversight by the government agency ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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What happens when a company leaves a company town. We'll talk to an ethnographer who charts the story of a New Hampshire paper mill that closed, le...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 50:00
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What does a state owe to people serving time in prison? And what does it owe those who should never have been locked up in the first place? We spea...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2017
  • Length: 49:59