Monthly Archives: September 2012

KRTS Breakfast at El Cosmico Sunday

Join KRTS staff, interns, and volunteers for the KRTS Charity Breakfast on Sunday, September 30, from 8 AM to Noon, at El Cosmico in Marfa TX. For your charitable $10, you’ll enjoy delicious morning food from great Texas restaurants. There … Continue reading

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Friday: Accident on Highway 67

On Friday (September 28) before 4pm, there was a vehicular accident on Highway 67 south of Marfa – near Elephant Rock. Traffic is slowed to stop at this location this hour (4 PM Friday). Elephant Rock is not far from … Continue reading

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Marfa Public Radio Now Hiring

Marfa Public Radio is hiring a full-time Operations and Traffic Manager. This individual will be the primary person at the station performing engineering and IT functions to address the overall technical needs of the radio station. This professional will also correct and … Continue reading

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KRTS Interns Profile Marfa High Students

LISTEN NOW: KRTS Interns Profile Marfa High Students

As part of American Graduate week, KRTS Interns Travis Bubenik and Megan Stonelake spent a morning talking to students at Marfa High School.  Their report aired today (Thur, Sat 27) during Morning Edition. It’s just part of the station’s week-long … Continue reading

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This Saturday: Are Super PACs Good For Democracy?

This Saturday at 6 PM (Sept 29), tune in for Intelligence Squared U.S. The product of two court decisions, Citizens United and SpeechNow.org v. FEC, Super PAC spending is on course to make 2012 the most expensive presidential election in history. These supercharged political action … Continue reading

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Marfa Synth with DJ Brian

The Marfa Book Company hosts SYNTH CLASS, a free four-week session of synthesizer history and instruction presented by the multitalented musician and producer Brian LeBarton. (He hosts the Friday night Marfa Public Radio program “Generator.”) The classes are open to … Continue reading

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Weekend Sports Preview

The Alpine Fightin’ Bucks football team travels to Muleshoe tomorrow (Friday, September 28) to take on the Mighty Mules, coming off a homecoming game win against Anthony last Friday. Also on Friday, the Fort Davis Indians (2-2) will host the … Continue reading

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Signal interruption at KRTS

THURSDAY: There will be a short interruption of the signal at 93.5 FM on Thursday during the noon hour, due to continuing transmitter maintenance. Please note that KRTS will continue to stream uninterrupted online. We expect the interruption to be roughly 30 minutes. … Continue reading

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Weather-kids from Marfa Elementary

LISTEN NOW: Weather-kids from Marfa Elementary

Marfa Elementary students came to the radio studios on Wednesday (September 26) to deliver weather reports to KRTS listeners. The first grade classes of 6 and 7-year-olds were led by Ms. Zent and Ms. Wells from Marfa ISD. Recent curriculum … Continue reading

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Cancer Votes in Marfa

NWS 120925 Cancer Votes Stonelake Cancer Votes is working to make Cancer a national priority on a legislative level. KRTS caught up with them during their late September tour through West Texas at a community meeting at the Cowboy Church … Continue reading

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