Curtis Bisbee http://tspr.org en Spring Is A Perfect Time to Support TSPR! http://tspr.org/post/spring-perfect-time-support-tspr <p>Our Spring Membership Drive is underway and <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wium/default/form.pledgemain" target="_blank">you can make your one time pledge of support here</a>, however now is also the perfect time to begin a sustaining membership.</p><p>When you become a Sustaining Member, you will be providing a dependable foundation of support for TSPR. This will also benefit you with an uninterrupted membership experience with your favorite radio station.<br /><br />A few advantages to beginning a sustaining membership:</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Curtis Bisbee 41557 at http://tspr.org Spring Is A Perfect Time to Support TSPR! TSPR Student Reporter Wins National Honor http://tspr.org/post/tspr-student-reporter-wins-national-honor <p>Student Reporter Chris Lovingood was one of seven WIU Department of Broadcasting students to bring home an award from the recent National Broadcasting Society's National Undergraduate Student Electronic Media Competition. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:21:49 +0000 Curtis Bisbee 50034 at http://tspr.org TSPR Student Reporter Wins National Honor Tri States Public Radio News Department Receives Awards http://tspr.org/post/tri-states-public-radio-news-department-receives-awards <p>The Tri States Public Radio news team has won 5 Illinois Associated Press awards for excellence in broadcast journalism in this year's contest. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:34:18 +0000 Curtis Bisbee 49451 at http://tspr.org Tri States Public Radio News Department Receives Awards AIS Auction 2012 http://tspr.org/post/ais-auction-2012 <p>There are over 100 items up for bid, including art and handcrafted pieces, sports-related clothing and collectibles, gift certificates, event tickets and more.</p><p>All proceeds go toward the costs of broadcasting quality audio programming for the visually impaired in the Tri-states area. Online auction winners can pick up their items from 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday, Nov. 12 -Friday, Nov. 16, or by appointment. Bidders outside of Macomb but within the AIS listening area may have items delivered at no cost. Shipment of items outside the listening area can be arranged as well.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Curtis Bisbee 23409 at http://tspr.org AIS Auction 2012 NPR Elections 2012, Final Debate Live Chat http://tspr.org/post/npr-elections-2012-final-debate-live-chat <p>NPR News is offering a live chat for the final presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney. This final debate is being moderated by Bob Schieffer, Chief Washington Correspondent for CBS News and Moderator of Face the Nation. The debate is taking place at Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL. The chat will be open during the day Monday for comments prior to the debate, and will remain open for live comments during the debate. Make your comments, or just follow the conversation, below.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Curtis Bisbee 23212 at http://tspr.org NPR Elections 2012, Final Debate Live Chat