KUOW

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KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio reaches over 338,000 listeners weekly and serves the Puget Sound region and Western Washington with local, national, and international news and information. KUOW produces an extensive array of locally-produced programs including The Conversation, The Beat, and Weekday, which is heard state-wide through Northwest Public Radio. In all, KUOW-produced programming accounts for more than twenty-seven hours each week. The award-winning KUOW program staff frequently contributes to nationally aired programs. KUOW is a founding member station of National Public Radio (NPR) and a founding producer of the Northwest News Network (N3 ) a cooperative which supplies news content to stations throughout the Northwest.

Series

Caption: The cast of Cookus Interruptus.  Left to right: Matt Smith, Bhama Roget, Nick Eaton, Cynthia Lair and Frank Buxton., Credit: Photo by Brad Huskinson.
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"Cookus Interruptus" is a radio–cooking–comedy starring Cynthia Lair. Her kitchen adventures are proof that it is possible to cook healthy, home–cooked meals despite life's constant interruptions.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Dec 11, 2009
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KUOW and PRX have teamed up to bring you hour long programs that compile the best youth radio stories from PRX and around the Web. Find programs about teens and politics, teen immigrants, public education, and teens' relations to their parents.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: May 26, 2010
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Choreographers and dancers are pushing ballet in new directions. Learn about the efforts underway at the Pacific Northwest Ballet in Seattle

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Jul 20, 2008
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  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Nov 06, 2008
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A look at the salmon farming industry in British Columbia.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Mar 05, 2006
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A look at the history of public art in Seattle and King County, WA.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: May 07, 2006
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KUOW Presents connects listeners to a diversity of stories and perspectives from around the Pacific Northwest and around the world on topics that matter to our daily lives.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Jan 21, 2011
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It has been said the food is not just nourishment, but and expression of one's culture. Come explore the rich cultures of immigrant groups in the Puget Sound region... and their foods.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Mar 15, 2006
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An investigative series examining sexual assualt in the US military.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Apr 17, 2012
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Blacks and the birth of the recording industry: 1890-1919

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Mar 31, 2008

Latest Pieces

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Steven Wax on his book, Kafka Comes to America

Bought by NPR Station Showcase with PRX


  • Added: Jun 17, 2008
  • Length: 18:30
  • Purchases: 1
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A young black man learns about his identity through local African American history. KRAK

  • Added: Jun 16, 2008
  • Length: 09:13

  • Added: May 01, 2008
  • Length: 05:19
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: May 01, 2008
  • Length: 06:23
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  • Added: May 01, 2008
  • Length: 06:01
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Part 3 of 3 focuses on changes to the face of black American entertainment in the early 20th century and what that can tell us about contemporary t...

Bought by Marfa Public Radio and NPR Station Showcase with PRX


  • Added: Apr 01, 2008
  • Length: 18:27
  • Purchases: 2
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Part 2 of 3 focuses on how early African American recordings planted the seeds for several uniquely American music styles and for social equality.

Bought by Marfa Public Radio and NPR Station Showcase with PRX


  • Added: Apr 01, 2008
  • Length: 18:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Part 1 of 3 focuses on the techniques and content of the very earliest commercial recordings.

Bought by PRX Remix, Marfa Public Radio, and NPR Station Showcase with PRX


  • Added: Apr 01, 2008
  • Length: 12:27
  • Purchases: 3
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Irish poet Eavan Boland talks about why we cannot leave the past to the people who write the history books.

  • Added: Mar 31, 2008
  • Length: 12:43
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John McCain campaigning in Seattle

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Feb 13, 2008
  • Length: 24:00
  • Purchases: 1