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NPR's Gary Knell visits Northeast Ohio to celebrate public radio's strength
The new head of NPR sees an expanding need for radio -- in all its forms

NPR CEO Gary Knell with Dr. Carol Cartwright, the former president of Kent State University who is on the board of NPR.
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Gary Knell's speech to the Akron Press Club underscored the commitment and contribution of public radio to a democracy, with a special passion for depth reporting that comes from war zones and from those trying to help troops returning from war zones.
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