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‘Saying Goodbye to Hollywood Park’ Wins Regional Edward R. Murrow Award!

Posted April 22, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]

Saying Goodbye to Hollywood Park, produced by independent producer David Weinberg for Which Way, LA?, won the regional Edward R. Murrow award for Best Feature Reporting in a region that includes California, Hawaii, Nevada and Guam. The winners of the national award will be announced in June.

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Inside the nerve center of LA traffic surveillance

Posted April 2, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
ATSAC staff can view live feeds from more than 400 cameras mounted on poles and buildings around the city.

Gideon Brower makes a pilgrimage ATSAC: the Automated Traffic Surveillance and Control center located under City Hall East, in downtown Los Angeles, to find out how LA traffic is monitored and controlled.

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Imperial Valley Slaughterhouse Closure Worries Locals

Posted April 2, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]

Imperial County in Southern California produces food for much of the country. The economy there depends on agriculture and cattle. Reporter Caitlin Esch has more on why the planned shutdown of a local beef processing plant is threatening to upset an entire region.

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Joe Frank: Isolation

Posted April 1, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]

A lost man rides the underground in search of companionship, and therapy leads to unexpected places. Isolation is a Joe Frank show created in collaboration with Julian Barratt and Julia Davis.

The song “Isolation” was composed and sung by Julian Barratt.
This program was mixed by Ray Guarna. Special thanks to Michal Story.

Banner image courtesy of Michal Story

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Advice From Dad

Posted March 25, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

Live stories from Mike White, Ken Reid and Steven Yeun about getting advice (both good and bad) from their fathers.

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Jenni Rowell: Life, Interrupted

Posted March 19, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]

Imagine waking up every morning and seeing a stranger in the mirror…

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SXSW Preview: A Movie for Radio Folks

Posted March 6, 2014 by | 1 Comment | ]

“Song from the Forest” is a documentary about what happens when you hear something on the radio one day, and allow it to completely and totally change the direction of your life. I can’t wait to see it this week at SXSW.

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Producers Notebook: Stephanie Guyer-Stevens on the Nomadic Life

Posted March 4, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
Putting the chains on at the pass. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Guyer-Stevens.

Independent producer Stephanie Guyer-Stevens talks about why she needed to tell the story of the nomadic yak herders of Tibet.

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Liz Fletcher: Little Orphan Edie, a Valentine’s Story

Posted February 27, 2014 by | 2 Comments | ]
Orphan Edie

A tale of true love spanning four decades, two countries, and classic racial divides…