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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Independence Day 2010

Fireworks, long associated with Independence Day, are becoming more common year round. Not only do they lose some of their "wow" factor, fireworks and other traditions and symbols can lose their meaning when it comes to our nation's heritage.

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Heavy Hearts in Wake of Tragedy

Our hearts go out to those in our community involved in recent tragedies, events that remind the rest of us to make our days count by making a diffference.

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

July 2010 Station Update

July 2010 Station Update: Isn't it refreshing that KUNR is a political-advertizing-free zone?

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Three unmade beds and a wedding

KUNR General Manager David Stipech reflects on the upcoming wedding of his daughter.

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Building what lasts

When KUNR General Manager David Stipech visited a fire lookout station built by his wife's late grandfather 80 years ago, it prompted him to think about what we are build of lasting significance.

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

The friendly hand of grace

It's a rough, tough world out there, where we are quick to retaliate, blame or gesture crudely instead of extending grace and forgiveness. Isn't life too short for us not to want to be better than that?

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Who can you cheer for?

Just as we cheer for our favorite teams, people all around us--especially during such hard times--could use some encouragement. You have the opportunity each day to cheer others on.

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xCommentary: KUNR GM David Stipech
1:26 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Vote - then stay informed

Vote this Election Day but then don't walk away. If we truly want our cities and towns, neighborhoods and schools to be better, we can't leave it to our government and our leaders. They can't do it all, nor should they. Having a strong community, a prospering nation and the kind of society we want for ourselves and our families really isn't up to our elected leaders, it's up to you and me.

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Beyond the Headlines
1:24 am
Thu October 28, 2010

Program Premiere: US Senate Race / Early Voting / Gov. Hopeful Rory Reid

Please scroll down for past editions of Beyond the Headlines
Northern Nevada's public radio station, KUNR 88.7 FM, continues to expand its local news focus with Beyond the Headlines. The one-hour show airs Friday at 2 p.m.
 
Beyond the Headlines covers a broad range of current events and seeks to get perspectives on all sides of the stories that affect the region.
 

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News Article
1:24 am
Fri October 22, 2010

Program Premiere: US Senate Race / Early Voting / Gov. Hopeful Rory Reid

Program Premiere: US Senate Race / Early Voting / Gov. Hopeful Rory Reid

On the first-ever broadcast of "Beyond the Headlines" we dive into the upcoming elections. Brandon Rittiman interviews Columnist Jon Ralston about Nevada's US Senate Race. Washoe County Registrar of Voters Dan Burk explains issues surrounding early voting. And Gubernatorial candidate Rory Reid (D) takes questions about his platform and trying to overcome his poor performance in the polls.

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