Archive for the ‘on the radio’ Category

Spring Rains – Radio Version

March 22nd, 2012 at 7:57 am

Here’s the audio link to my commentary this morning on Kansas Public Radio:  The Intimacy of Rain.   ***  

columns, on the radio

Thursday morning

March 21st, 2012 at 4:42 pm

For anyone interested in listening, I should be on Kansas Public Radio Thursday morning with my Spring Rain commentary. The time will most likely at 6:35 and 8:35 a.m. (If you don’t hear me then, keep listening till the top of the hour.) You can listen live online at … OR on the radio […]

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On the radio

November 23rd, 2011 at 2:04 pm

I was on Kansas Public Radio this morning, reliving my earthquake experience. You can listen to it here if you’d like. Here’s the text.

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KPR Presents: Notable Books

August 28th, 2011 at 9:34 am

  Broadcasting Hall, Kansas Public Radio, University of Kansas, Lawrence Tonight (Sunday), at 8 p.m., Kaye McIntyre’s show on Kansas Public Radio, KPR Presents, will feature 7 of the 15 2011 Kansas Notable Book Award winners. The show airs tonight and yours truly be on the program right at 8 p.m. CDT, when the show […]

Flyover Book, on the radio

A Kansas Profile

June 21st, 2011 at 10:30 am

Today’s Flyover People column as seen in The Emporia Gazette: Ron Wilson stands next to the photo of Huck Boyd which hangs in Wilson’s office at K-State.   A KANSAS PROFILE Every week for the past 20 years, Ron Wilson has written a Kansas Profile, a positive story about Kansas and Kansans. As director of […]

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Sounds Like Kansas

May 27th, 2011 at 7:01 am

Here’s a direct link to my commentary which aired this morning on Kansas Public Radio: The Sounds of Kansas. **** And, just a reminder, I will be at the Strecker-Nelson Art Gallery this evening, signing copies of my book. 5- 7 p.m. 406 1/2 Poyntz, Manhattan. * Here’s a flyer about the event.  

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I’ll be on KPR Friday

May 26th, 2011 at 4:57 pm

Friday morning. Kansas Public Radio. 6:35 and 8:35 a.m. I’ll be talking about the sounds of Kansas. Should you care to listen live on Friday morning, one option would be to listen online. Go here. (Click on the left “click to play” button for KPR-1). Or, if you reside in the Kansas Public Radio listening […]

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It’s spring…

April 22nd, 2011 at 5:21 am

… it’s late April. Why am I still wearing sweatshirts and jackets? Spring is always all over the place. And that’s the topic of my radio commentary today on Kansas Public Radio this morning. I should be on at 6:35 a.m. and 8:35 a.m. If you care to listen live, here’s the link to Kansas […]

on the radio, seasons, weather

KPR membership drive

April 11th, 2011 at 6:05 pm

The always-delightful Phil Wilke, media manager for Kansas Public Radio, acted as ringmaster from 6- 9 a.m. today, tabulating calls, keeping us volunteers in line as we answered phones, and in general, trying to make sure everything ran smoothly. Today was Day 5 of the KPR fund drive. While the membership drive has always been […]

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Friday morning

March 17th, 2011 at 3:18 pm

Oh hey, I’m going to be on Kansas Public Radio tomorrow (Friday) morning – at 6:35 and 8:35 a.m. My commentary will be about Kansas at 150 – Listen here. So, please tune in. In Emporia, it’s at 89.7 on the FM dial. Lawrence, Topeka, KC, 91.5. Manhattan, 99.5. Junction City, 91.3. Or wherever you […]

Kansas sesquicentennial, on the radio

Thanksgiving commentary

November 19th, 2010 at 7:32 am

I’m on the radio this morning, Kansas Public Radio, with a commentary about Thanksgiving: Gathering the Leaves. You can hear it “live” at 8:35 a.m. Click on KPR-1 (the gray box on the left.) Thanks for listening. 🙂

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