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2021 ended nicely for us as WMPG picked up 3 awards at the MAB’s (Maine Association of Broadcasters)
1st Place in Features
Offline – Wednesdays 7pm, Dan Bernard and Michael Townsend Listen to an episode here:
On January 14, Amjambo Africa and University of Southern Maine radio station WMPG will launch “Amjambo Time” as part of WMPG’s new Global Mainers initiative. Hosted by radio professional and Amjambo Africa News Editor Jean Damascène Hakuzimana, three pilot episodes of “Amjambo Time” will broadcast once a month in January, February, and March, on Fridays at 7 p.m.
DJ Shaxx wishes you a punky, reggae Christmas! Perhaps the best holiday music playlist you’ve never heard! Something eclectic on 90.9FM / wmpg.org. REQUEST LINE: (207) 780-4909.
Wanna hear the show? Go here to listen to the archive!
The Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at MECA presents their 2021 Final Show, “Survival”. Salt will premiere twenty new audio stories – a debut of original short films and audio documentaries from Salt students.
Space Gallery, 538 Congress St, Portland, ME Dec 8th 2021 7pm
Robin Lynn Behl – author of Price Per Barrel, The Human Cost of Extraction – Thursday 7:30pm on WMPG
On Thursday Dec 2nd, 7:30 pm WMPG’s Community Voices For Change will interview Robin Lynn Behl whose book Price Per Barrel, The Human Cost of Extraction has just been published by North Dakota University Press. It’s about boomtowns in North America and the work that first responders do in those communities -EMT’s, Firefighters, Police, Dispatchers and other front line workers. Listen locally at 90.9fm or online at wmpg.org – miss the show, go to CVFC for archive of show.
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