William Marcus http://mtpr.org en Montana Public Radio Hires Health Reporter As News Director http://mtpr.org/post/montana-public-radio-hires-health-reporter-news-director <p>Eric Whitney, a radio reporter covering health issues for NPR and Kaiser Health News, will join Montana Public Radio as News Director on September 1st. Whitney replaces Sally Mauk who retired in May.<br /> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:19:42 +0000 William Marcus 23851 at http://mtpr.org Montana Public Radio Hires Health Reporter As News Director Speak Up for Full-Power MTPR in the Flathead http://mtpr.org/post/speak-full-power-mtpr-flathead <p></p><p><em>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</em>. <strong><em>See below for full details.</em> </strong><em>Thank you for helping.</em></p><p><strong>Submitting your comment on behalf of MTPR is crucial.</strong> The deadline&nbsp; is July 15, 2014.</p><p id="details"><strong>We've made a customizable letter for your convenience.</strong></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:36:51 +0000 William Marcus 21462 at http://mtpr.org Speak Up for Full-Power MTPR in the Flathead Sally Mauk sits down on the OTHER side of the microphone http://mtpr.org/post/sally-mauk-sits-down-other-side-microphone <p></p><p>Friday, May 3oth, is a red-letter day for Montana Public Radio News. After more than three decades as our News Director, Sally Mauk is retiring. She's logged hundreds of hours of interviews, on-the-scene fire coverage, long, frantic election nights and news-poor holidays.</p><p>She sat down with MTPR General Manager William Marcus today to reflect on her career. And even though the tables were turned, she still asked the first question.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 29 May 2014 21:39:23 +0000 William Marcus 19797 at http://mtpr.org Sally Mauk sits down on the OTHER side of the microphone