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By Carlos Morales Marfa Public Radio has won seven regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) for excellence in electronic journalism. This is the most regional Murrow Award wins of any small market radio … Continue reading
By Robert Halpern, Big Bend Sentinel-Marfa The Presidio Municipal Development District (PMDD) has made a $5,000 donation to Marfa Public Radio (MPR) to boost its signal to the south Presidio County border community. “It really will be ‘from the border … Continue reading
The Presidio City Council has approved Marfa Public Radio’s request to build a transmitter atop the city’s water tower, bringing NPR programming and music to the border community.
A new study suggests oil production in the Permian Basin could peak as early as 2021 due to geological constraints. This was the downside scenario gamed out by researchers with industry intelligence company Wood Mackenzie. “We’re going to drill really … Continue reading
Marfa Public Radio is excited to announce the arrival of our new Morning Edition Host and Reporter, Carlos Morales. Originally from El Paso, Carlos left West Texas to attend The University of Texas at Austin for both a Bachelors Degree … Continue reading
Marfa Public Radio has won six awards from the public media group Public Media News Directors Incorporated (PRNDI). The station was awarded for its radio work on a variety of topics, ranging from arts and breaking news to sports. The … Continue reading
Marfa Public Radio General Manager Tom Michael is leaving West Texas, more than a decade after founding the station in 2005. Michael has accepted a position as General Manager of Boise State Public Radio in Idaho. Since starting the region’s only source … Continue reading
Each year, the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) hands out the regional Edward R. Murrow Awards to recognize the best electronic journalism produced by radio, TV and online news outlets around the world. This year, we won big: 8 Murrow Awards … Continue reading
93.5 FM is currently down due to storm-related electrical issues. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Day 11 of the closure of Big Bend National Park has brought some interesting news. While I’ll still be sharing new information each day about Big Bend State Park – both the people and the places – today’s news is … Continue reading