Inside MTPR http://mtpr.net en Jobs at MTPR: News Director http://mtpr.net/post/jobs-mtpr-news-director <p><em>Montana Public Radio is seeking highly qualified applicants for News Director. </em></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 17:22:54 +0000 MTPR 17138 at http://mtpr.net Jobs at MTPR: News Director Take the MTPR "Local" Survey http://mtpr.net/post/take-mtpr-local-survey <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>Note:&nbsp; April 1, 2014 - The MTPR Local Survey is now closed.&nbsp; Many thanks to the 1390 listeners who responded! </em></p><p></p><p><strong>We are asking for your input!</strong></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:12:28 +0000 MTPR 16142 at http://mtpr.net Take the MTPR "Local" Survey #NPR Valentines http://mtpr.net/post/npr-valentines <p></p><p>In the spirit of Valentine's Day, NPR offers some expressions of love, public radio style.</p><p>See them all at&nbsp; <a href="http://www.npr.org/valentine/" target="_blank">http://www.npr.org/valentine/</a></p><p>Also check out the <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=nprvalentines&amp;src=typd&amp;f=realtime&amp;hq_e=el&amp;hq_m=2476976&amp;hq_l=28&amp;hq_v=2905540bc8" target="_blank">#NPRValentines</a> tweets.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:20:50 +0000 Linda Talbott 15000 at http://mtpr.net #NPR Valentines MTPR Staff Say Thanks http://mtpr.net/post/mtpr-staff-say-thanks <p></p><p><strong>Check out the MTPR fall fundrasier thank you video! </strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="281" mozallowfullscreen="" src="//player.vimeo.com/video/78996194" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="500"></iframe></p><p><a href="http://vimeo.com/78996194">Fall Pledge Drive 2013 Thank You</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/mtpr">Montana Public Radio</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p><p></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 19:41:29 +0000 Linda Talbott 11104 at http://mtpr.net Pledge Tally Update http://mtpr.net/post/pledge-tally-update <p></p><p><strong>The fall pledge tally just broke $200,000!&nbsp; Thank you.</strong></p><p>We are watching the fall pledge tally climb with additional donations coming in online and through the mail.</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 19:27:49 +0000 Linda Talbott 11105 at http://mtpr.net Pledge Tally Update MT Food Bank Network Challenge Results http://mtpr.net/post/mt-food-bank-network-challenge-results <p>Here are the final results of the <a href="http://mfbn.org/" target="_blank">Montana Food Bank Network</a> Challenge. Thanks to the thousands of people who are supporting MTPR!</p><p><strong>$195,265</strong> in pledges made or postmarked by November 8th. &nbsp;</p><p><strong>$9,763</strong> is the 5% bonus going to the <a href="http://mfbn.org/" target="_blank">Montana Food Bank Network. </a></p><p>Thanks to <a href="https://www.missoulafcu.org/" target="_blank">Missoula Federal Credit Union</a>, our co-sponsor of the bonus match.</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:58:34 +0000 Linda Talbott 11103 at http://mtpr.net MT Food Bank Network Challenge Results Wonderful Tally! $188,462 by 8pm Nov 8. http://mtpr.net/post/wonderful-tally-188462-8pm-nov-8 <p></p><p>Thank you, thank you!!! Our on-air fundraiser ended at 8:00 PM MST with a tally of $188,462 and over 2,450 pledges. If you missed the fall on-air week you can still <a href="https://mtprdbw.tc.umt.edu/alleg/WebModule/Donate.aspx?P=FAL2013WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=tvp5lDvzZfzuVrqP8EAyb71YhDw50SikSh2nq0qouhg%3d">Pledge now</a>. Next week, we'll get the mail that was postmarked on Nov 8th and add that to our tally to determine the full bonus match for the&nbsp; <a href="http://mfbn.org/">Montana Foodbank Network</a>. More details to come Nov 12th or 13th.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:14:21 +0000 Linda Talbott 10836 at http://mtpr.net Wonderful Tally! $188,462 by 8pm Nov 8. MTPR Nov 24th Benefit Cancelled - With Regret http://mtpr.net/post/mtpr-nov-24th-benefit-cancelled-regret <p><strong>Update - November 20, 2013</strong></p><p><strong>With regret, MTPR is cancelling the “Evening with Montana Public Radio” event scheduled for this Sunday, November 24<sup>th</sup> at the Wilma Theater in Missoula.</strong></p><p>Our featured headliner, NPR’s Susan Stamberg, is unexpectedly unable to travel to Missoula this weekend. &nbsp;Ms. Stamberg is very disappointed and has asked that we let all the MTPR listeners know that she really wishes she could be here. She sends her best wishes for the station and all MTPR supporters.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 23:12:07 +0000 Linda Talbott 10551 at http://mtpr.net MTPR Nov 24th Benefit Cancelled - With Regret "War of the Worlds" Audio http://mtpr.net/post/war-worlds-audio <p>If you missed the live broadcast on October 30th, 2013, there's <a href="http://www.poynter.org/latest-news/mediawire/227647/threatened-by-radio-newspapers-exaggerated-war-of-the-worlds-panic/" target="_blank">no cause for alarm</a>; here it is, tentacles, tote bags, and all: Montana Public Radio's 75 anniversary re-enactment of the 1938 Orson Welles-Mercury Theatre radio drama, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/movies/homevideo/welles-peaks-the-stranger-and-pbss-war-of-the-worlds.html?_r=0" target="_blank">War of the Worlds</a>," along with director Ray Ekness's <a href="http://w Fri, 01 Nov 2013 02:39:55 +0000 mtpr.org 10495 at http://mtpr.net "War of the Worlds" Audio Happy Halloween http://mtpr.net/post/happy-halloween <p><strong>Happy Halloween!</strong> NPR sends this greeting from their Balkans Bureau</p><p></p><p>And here are here are <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thisisnpr/2012/10/19/163168223/a-very-public-radio-halloween?hq_e=el&amp;hq_m=2325389&amp;hq_l=3&amp;hq_v=2905540bc8" target="_blank">stencils for carving your NPR pumpkin</a>, and an opportunity to submit photos of your masterpiece.</p><p></p><p>...</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:29:02 +0000 MTPR 10461 at http://mtpr.net Happy Halloween