School Closings
WKSU Support
WKSU Support
Funding for WKSU is made possible in part through support from the following businesses and organizations.

Akron Children's Hospital

Wayside Furniture

The Holden Arboretum


For more information on how your company or organization can support WKSU, download the WKSU Media Kit.

(WKSU Media Kit PDF icon )


Donate Your Vehicle to WKSU

WKSU E-Notes
Hate missing free movies? Want to know who’s doing what and where? Then sign up for WKSU E-Notes to receive an instant treat twice a month with updates on your favorite public radio shows and WKSU events.

View sample issue

Subscribe to E-Notes

Manage your subscription

ArtsLink
Featured Event

Porthouse Theatre Summer 2015

Porthouse Theatre, located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center,
gives us the opportunity to enjoy every minute of the beautiful summer nights!

(more )

Programs Schedule Make A Pledge Member BenefitsFAQ/HelpContact Us

Old City Soda's label shows a bear drinking soda. It's the same bear that's on Gulley's family crest.

[ view caption ]


How a Cleveland soft drink maker puts a little fizz in Midtown
Story by Vivian Goodman
Cleveland’s long been a mecca for craft beer, but now a different carbonated drink is bubbling up in Midtown.  WKSU’s Vivian Goodman has the story of a new craft soda company in today’s Quick Bite.
Full story

 
Charter schools grow on Ohio Gov. John Kasich's watch
The GOP governor is a strong proponent of choice
More
 
A visit with a provocateur at Cleveland's Museum of Contemporary Art
Joyce. J. Scott protests racism, sexism, and violence in sculptures, beadwork, and jewelry
More
 
An unlikely hero's unlikely path to the NBA
Where did Matthew Dellavedova come from?
More
 
Expected impact of proposed Pro Football Hall of Fame Village
The numbers are good, but HOF president says having believers is more important
More
 
Under court order, Army Corps begins Cuyahoga dredging
A judge continues to review the options longer-term
Full story
What can be expected if Cleveland cop Brelo is convicted?
National police association head says it could be hard on the entire force
Full story
Army Corps dredges Cuyahoga after first round of legal fight
The Army Corps is yielding to a court order to dredge the river while a second legal fight over sediment dumping drags on
Full story


 
Will Fox rules for the GOP debate propel Kasich to declare? -
 
Ohio Supreme Court says private universities police records are public information - State high court orders the police chief at Otterbein University to hand over ecords requested last year
 
PARCC testing is cut from twice a year to once - National board adopts the first of changes advocates are pushing
 
More news from WKSU ->
Events & Features
Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

Memorial Day weekend crosses the bridge to summer with rib festivals in Berea and Cleveland, and a lot of great music - including the Infamous Stringdusters and Ray Wylie Hubbard at the Beachland Ballroom, Jeff Daniels at the Kent Stage, and the Womack Family at the Music Box.

(more )

WKSU Member Nights at Blossom

WKSU members can purchase half-price tickets to three specially chosen Blossom Festival concerts from July 26 through August 15.

(more )



WKSU Staff Honored with 10 Ohio AP Media Editors Awards

WKSU staff members received 10 OAPME Awards in recognition of work created in 2014, including Best Reporter, Best Anchor, Best Digital Presence and Overall Excellence.

(more )



WKSU Reception at Wooster Chamber Music Series

On Sunday, March 29, WKSU offers a post-concert reception following a performance by the Escher Quartet as part of the Wooster Chamber Music Series.

(more )



Sign-up for WKSU E-Notes

E-Notes is WKSU's nationally recognized email newsletter. Distributed the first and third Thursdays of each month, E-Notes brings you programming updates, details on station events, local arts and culture, free ticket offers and WKSU member discounts and much more!

(more )



WKSU on Facebook and Twitter

Become a fan of WKSU on Facebook and follow @WKSU on Twitter for online updates and more. Follow @WKSUnow for the WKSU playlist.

(more )



Donate Your Vehicle and Benefit WKSU

Donate your unwanted car, truck, boat, motorcycle, or other vehicle and support WKSU via the station's vehicle charitable donation program.

(more )



Folk Alley.com–All Folk Music! All The Time!

Folk Alley.com--All Folk Music! All The Time!FolkAlley.com is all folk, all of the time. Listen to the music you love when it best fits your busy schedule.

(more )
 

nowplaying
On AirNewsClassical
Loading...
  
NPR News

Copyright © 2015 WKSU Public Radio, All Rights Reserved.

 
In Partnership With:

NPR PRI Kent State University

listen in windows media format listen in realplayer format Car Talk Hosts: Tom & Ray Magliozzi Fresh Air Host: Terry Gross A Service of Kent State University 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. NPR Senior Correspondent: Noah Adams Living on Earth Host: Steve Curwood 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. A Service of Kent State University