Inside MTPR

Experiments in Fundraising
10:30 pm
Wed September 24, 2014

$5 Buck Friday Results

$5 Buck Origami

We tried this experiment in on-air fundraising last Friday (Sep 19, 2014), and found that indeed, we gained new sustaining members for MTPR!

Here are the stats:

53 donors

39 brand new members

76% chose to be sustaining members

50% chose a digital album download

Thank you to all who donated  and to the thousands of station members and sponsors who keep MTPR going strong all year long.

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One-Day Event
4:12 pm
Wed September 17, 2014

$5-Buck-Friday

Give $5 Every Month To Your Station - Get A Groovy, Album Download In Return.

Welcome to $5-Buck-Friday at MTPR.

Small donation. Big impact.

Give now and select an album to download.

During this one-day, new member event, we are encouraging donors to sign up as ongoing, monthly supporters. Sustaining members.

Our goal today is to gain brand new members who will stay with us and grow with us. Hence the big impact.

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Jobs at MTPR
11:57 am
Mon August 18, 2014

MTPR Recruiting For Helena Bureau Chief

A Page from 'Radio News' Nov. 1928

MTPR is seeking an experienced radio or television reporter to be our new Capitol Bureau Chief.

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Urgent Request for Action
4:36 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Speak Up for Full-Power MTPR in the Flathead

There is a public comment period underway on an issue that may affect MTPR's ability to broadcast at full-power from 90.1FM at the top of Big Mountain. See below for full details. Thank you for helping.

Submitting your comment on behalf of MTPR is crucial. The deadline  is July 15, 2014.

We've made a customizable letter for your convenience.

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MTPR on iTunes Radio
5:05 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Check it out - MTPR is on iTunes Radio

Calling all Apple users. We're excited to announce that MTPR is now available in iTunes Radio.

Here are three ways to find our stream in iTunes:

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National Native News moves to 5:54 p.m.
12:07 am
Tue June 3, 2014

New timing for Montana Evening Edition

MTPR's news department is in trusted hands, with Edward O'Brien serving as Interim News Director. The station is working to hire both a new News Director and Capitol Bureau Chief.  To cope with the slim staffing, there will be a few temporary changes to Montana Evening Edition

 

"There will not be a nightly in-depth feature interview," says O'Brien, "it just isn't possible to produce that lengthy feature without more staff." The evening news will be slightly shorter, and National Native News will air at the end of Montana Evening Edition

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Inside MTPR
3:54 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Far-flung congratulations for Sally Mauk

Retiring MTPR News Director, Sally Mauk

On Friday, Sally Mauk retires after 34 years with Montana Public Radio, 31 of them as News Director. We gathered some well-wishes from colleagues, friends, and community leaders.

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Listeners Respond
3:19 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

MTPR Local Survey Results

Many thanks to the 1,390 listeners who responded to our request for an assessment of how MTPR local programs are meeting their needs.

See the MTPR Local Survey Results Summary (pdf format)

The survey period was March 18-April 1, 2014.

Lead MTPR's Award-Winning News Division
11:22 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Jobs at MTPR: News Director

Montana Public Radio is seeking highly qualified applicants for News Director.

News Director   - full-time, Missoula, MT,  posted 4/3/2014
(First review of applications 4/29/2014, open until filled)

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MTPR is seeking your input
2:12 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Take the MTPR "Local" Survey

Note:  April 1, 2014 - The MTPR Local Survey is now closed.  Many thanks to the 1390 listeners who responded!

We are asking for your input!

MTPR produces about 50% our our program schedule locally, including the efforts of our MTPR news department, MTPR program hosts and other Montana program producers.  We'd like to know more about how this local effort is meeting your needs. 

Please take the MTPR "Local" Survey.

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