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News Releases and Statements:

Iowa Public Radio Launches New Music Program, Studio One All Access (9/30/2021)

Iowa Public Radio Receives Two 2020 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards (5/12/2020)
Iowa Public Radio Announces 2020 Eric Sevareid Award Winners (4/7/2020)
Remembering Dean Borg (3/23/2020)
Iowa NPR Tiny Desk Contest Entrant Will Play Iowa Public Radio's 80/35 Stage (2/27/2020)
IPR Presents The NPR Politics Podcast Live From Des Moines On January 31, 2020 (1/2/2020)

Iowa Public Radio Selected As Host Newsroom With Report For America (12/19/2019)
The Friends of KHKE/KUNI present Kevin Morby in Waterloo on March 21, 2020 (12/3/2019)
IPR Welcomes Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! To Des Moines On January 23, 2020 (10/24/2019)
Iowa Public Radio Receives $250,000 To Establish Innovation Fund (9/24/19)
Iowa Public Radio Launches New Podcast Caucus Land (7/11/19)

Iowa Public Radio Statement on Corporation for Public Broadcasting Funding (3/16/17)

Iowa Public Radio Announces Edward R Murrow Award Winners (4/19/16)
Iowa Public Radio Announces Award Winners (4/14/16)
IPR Welcomes The Moth to Des Moines at Hoyt Sherman Place on April 21 (1/22/16)

Iowa Public Radio Presents a New Programming Lineup of Classical Sundays (10/23/15)
NPR Presents 'Michel Martin: Going There' (10/8/15)
IPR Talk Show Producer Woodbury and Reporter Mayer Win Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards (4/27/15)
Michael Leland Named News Director at Iowa Public Radio (4/13/15)
Iowa Public Radio Classical 101.7 FM Moving to 97.7 FM (3/16/15)
Statement on the Passing of Former Iowa Public Radio Board Member Art Neu (1/2/15)

Judge Releases Portion of IPR Meeting Transcript (12/2/14)
Arbitrator Delivers Split Decision (8/12/14)
Iowa Public Radio Announces Weekend Program Changes (7/15/14)
IPR Reporters Receive National Awards (6/23/14) [photos: Boden, Dillard, Kieffer, Masters]
IPR Board Approves Agreement with Michael Gartner (5/22/14)
IPR Reporters Blank and Russell Receive Regional News Awards (5/21/14)
IPR Reporters Russell and Mayer Win First Place Regional Eric Sevareid Awards (3/31/14)

Iowa Public Radio Names Executive Director (11/4/13)
Iowa Public Radio Announces Finalists for Executive Director Position (9/20/13)
Eight Iowa Bands to Play for a Shot at 80/35 Glory (4/24/13)
IPR Launches Classical Service in Ames Community (2/8/13)
NPR Host and International Reporter to Speak in Des Moines (2/4/13)

Iowa Public Radio Changes Format on WOI 90.1FM (9/10/12)
Iowa Public Radio Hires Des Moines Staff (8/1/12)
IPR Announces Live Cedar Falls Broadcast of National Quiz Show (7/31/12)
Iowa Public Radio Hires Des Moines Sales Staff (6/28/12)
IPR Reporters Win Edward R Murrow Awards (4/30/12)
Semi-Finalists Announecd for Wellmark 80/35 Play In (4/25/12)
Iowa Reporters Win Regional Awards (4/11/12)
Award-Winning Food Authority and Public Radio Host to Speak in Des Moines (2/27/12)
IPR Hosts Political Roundtable at UNI (2/23/12)
NPR Host and Media Expert to Speak in Des Moines (2/8/12)
IPR Announces New 24-Hour Classical Service in Des Moines (2/6/12)

Iowa Public Radio Presents Holiday Specials in November (11/9/11)
Iowa Public Radio Announces Promotion of Music Staff (10/24/11)
Iowa Public Radio to Host Political Roundtable (10/17/11)
Iowa Public Radio Hires Key Staff (9/15/11)
Iowa Public Radio Announces Des Moines Station Acquisition (8/4/11)
Iowa Public Radio to Broadcast Yankee Doodle Pops (6/28/11)
Iowa Public Radio Expands Programming (6/23/11)
Iowa Public Radio Hires Sales Manager (6/9/11)
Political Analysts to Host Forum Discussion on President's First Term (4/11/11)
Iowa Public Radio Announces $550,000 Gift from the Friends of KHKE/KUNI (3/10/11)
Mo Rocca, PJ O'Rourke and Peter Sagal to Speak in Des Moines (2/24/11)

Iowa Public Radio Announces Promotions and New Hires (11/23/10)
IPR Upgrades Facilities (9/13/10)
IPR Announces Promotions and New Hires (9/10/10)
Event Celebrates 25 Years of Wine, Art and Public Radio (4/5/10)
Regional Collaborations to Counter Decline of Local Journalism (3/29/10)
Performance Iowa Goes Behind the Music in Iowa (3/1/10)
Revived Radio Program Celebrates Iowa's Diverse Cultural Heritage (2/5/10)
Blues Event Brings National and Local Talent to Iowa Stage (2/2/10)