Gayle Chisholm

KLCC Marketing Director / Webmaster

Gayle Chisholm has been KLCC's Marketing Director since 1986.  She took on the role of Webmaster when KLCC launched its first website in 1996, and has overseen klcc.org through its 5th generation site which launched in the Fall of 2015.  Gayle is also co-coordinator of the KLCC Brewfest, held in Eugene every February.

Ways to Connect

Tune in to KLCC for the Laura Nyro/Joni Mitchell Jazz Summer Solstice Radio Special on Thursday June 18 at 9 pm on KLCC's Night Jazz.

Host David Gizara will feature jazz covers of both Joni Mitchell and Laura Nyro songs.  Both artists are masters of modern song writing, highly regarded by the great jazz improvisers of our times. 

Happy Solstice!

Marilyn photo by Milton H Greene; Carlton holding Marilyn photo by Kris Fox

Congrats to our winner:  Carlton Hegi of Springfield!  Enjoy the photo!

And THANK YOU to all who contributed on MM Cyber Day!

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“It's not true that I had nothing on.  I had the radio on.”   -Marilyn Monroe

Who knew Marilyn Monroe was a radio fan??  And what connection could there possibly be with KLCC and the '60's bombshell??

KLCC Seeks News Host

May 20, 2015

KLCC has opened an applicant pool for a part time News Host, primarily for weekends.

The position will serve as a relief host for KLCC’s broadcasts of NPR’s Weekend Edition.  The hours will be minimal, but the opportunity to advance your skills in public radio maximal.

Musical icon B.B. King passed away on May 14. To honor his memory KLCC is proud to present a re-broadcast of a 2005 radio special hosted by Keb' Mo', celebrating B.B. King's 80th Birthday. 

KLCC will air the special at Noon on Saturday May 16 during Blues Power.

Reveal, the occasional collaboration brought to you by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, is back in May for another episode. 

This month's episode, Power Struggle: The Perilous Price of America’s Energy Boom, will air on KLCC Tuesday, June 23 at 6:30 pm.

Q  is a lively arts, culture and entertainment magazine from Canada, providing a smart and surprising tour through personalities and cultural issues that matter.  Q covers pop culture and high arts with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends.

After 25 years on the air, volunteer host Frank Gosar is leaving Saturday Cafe and KLCC. 

Enjoy Frank's last show on Saturday March 28, 3-5 pm

KLCC thanks Frank for his commitment to KLCC, Saturday Cafe, and the Folk Music community for all these years.  We wish him (and his teddy bears) the best of luck with future endeavors.

Thank You Members!

Mar 12, 2015

SPRING RADIOTHON ENDED AT 9 AM APRIL 13.  THANK YOU TO THE 1800+ MEMBERS WHO CONTRIBUTED DURING THE DRIVE!!!

Over $230,000 was raised during our Spring Campaign -- 81% of our goal! 

If you missed out, it's not too late to make a contribution and help us get closer to our financial goal.  Your donation makes our programming possible.  

DONATE TO KLCC NOW!

oregon.gov

Kate Brown Sworn in as 38th Governor of Oregon.

KLCC, in partnership aired the ceremony live from the House Chambers of the Oregon State Capitol in Salem on Wednesday morning, February 18.

 

Al Letson and State of the ReUnion.
Airs Tuesday February 17 at 6:30 pm for Black History Month
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The Power of African-American Art

State of the Re:Union has made it an annual tradition to commemorate Black History Month with a special episode exploring lesser known corners of African-American history.

K L C C  
M I C R O B R E W  
F E S T I V A L  2015

THANKS FOR COMING, EVERYBODY!! 
What a great weekend!!

Tonight,  January 20, President Obama will deliver his State of the Union address starting at 6 pm.  

NPR will provide live anchored coverage of the President’s speech as well as the Republican response from Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa.

Robert Siegel will host. He'll be joined in the studio by White House Correspondent Tamara Keith, National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson and Senior Washington Editor Ron Elving. NPR’s Ailsa Chang will report live from the House chamber.

KLCC coverage of the speech and analysis will conclude at 8 pm.

  

 11/19/14 - KLCC has lost one of our family today. Natural World producer John Cooney has died.

His family says, "John left us this morning with a taste of wine and a smile on his lips."

John had lung cancer. He was at home surrounded by family. A memorial service is being planned.

 

Changes at Q

Oct 27, 2014

KLCC learned on Sunday, October 26 that the CBC has ended its relationship with Jian Ghomeshi, host of the program “Q.”  CBC will continue to produce the program with substitute hosts until a new host is brought on board. 

The Q website posted this information about the Future of Q

KLCC will continue to air the program until further notice.

©2007 NPR, by Stephen Voss

NPR News Correspondent Howard Berkes will be in Eugene November 12 to speak about the impact of new media on traditional media. 

His presentation Typewriter to Twitter – an NPR Reporter's Journey will be held at 175 Knight Law Center on Wednesday, November 12 at 7 p.m. 

Kerry Thompson for NPR

Peter's Siri Secret:   Siri joins the Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! team.

Help us keep our public radio staff human -- give now to KLCC!

Enjoy video below.

Whether reeling in a steelhead on the Willamette, hiking Honeyman State Park, or commuting to the office, KLCC goes with listeners wherever they go.  Your company's message can too. 

Find out how to reach our active, engaged audience here.  Or just give us a call at 541-4693-6000 and ask for Underwriting.

Kerry Thompson for NPR

One Cat Typing:  The newest member of the Wait Wait Staff -- still on probation. Help support an allergy-free workplace.

Give now to KLCC.  Monkeys are expensive!

Enjoy video below.

Kerry Thompson for NPR

Furry is the Hand that Bribes:  What gives some Wait Wait panelists the advantage? It's all about the incentives.

Make a donation to KLCC today. We're gonna need a bigger bear!

Enjoy video below.

Kerry Thompson for NPR

High Brow Low Blow:  Ever wonder what Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! jokes sound like before they’re edited? You can't fix everything in post.

Make a donation to KLCC today! Real laughs aren't cheap!

Enjoy video below.

ELECTION COVERAGE

Sep 25, 2014

CLICK HERE FOR UP TO THE MINUTE ELECTION RESULTS FROM KLCC NEWS

KLCC will provide results and analysis from NPR on election night, November 4, beginning at 5 p.m.  Local results will begin at 8 p.m.  Coverage will continue until 10 pm.  Regular KLCC evening programming is pre-empted.

Visit these Government sites for Election information:

Marketplace Morning Report now airs on KLCC at 5:50 and 7:50 a.m. weekdays during NPR's Morning Edition

This segment, produced by American Public Media in partnership with NPR, offers listeners a look at business and economic news from a global perspective, with a glance ahead to the news which will be making headlines throughout the day.

Introducing NPR One

Aug 21, 2014

Introducing NPR One.  Public radio made personal. 

NPR One is the new audio app that connects you to a stream of public radio news and stories curated for you. Informing, engaging, inspiring and surprising. From the ends of the earth to the tiniest corners of your city.

The Fall Radiothon goal was surpassed at 6:15 pm on Friday October 10!  A total of $300,300 was raised during our Fall Drive. 

Thank you KLCC Members!!!

KLCC exists for you and because of you!

In case you missed out, click here to contribute to KLCC.

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Congrats to our Fall Prize Winners!!

September 4 Cyber Day iPad - 
Andria Martin of Eugene 

The Takeaway has created this timeline combining all the salient events that have unfolded since the incident took place with some of the program’s recent coverage.

The Bach Festival Comes to KLCC

Performers from this year's Oregon Bach Festival will perform live at KLCC on Wednesday June 25, 6:30-7:30 pm. 

Jonathan Manson on cello, and Simon Martyn-Ellis on lute will perform in KLCC's SELCO Performance Hall.  The music includes works by J.S. Bach, Alessandro Piccinini, and other baroque composers.

The concert will be hosted by KLCC's Eric Alan and the Bach Festival's John Steinmetz.  Tune into KLCC for this special broadcast.

The KLCC App

Jun 19, 2014

DOWNLOAD THE FREE AND FABULOUS KLCC APP!  

iPhone & iPad:  Apple App Store
Android:  Google Play

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Cyber Day Winners

Jun 5, 2014

CONGRATS to Camille & Artie Leider of Eugene, and C.J. McCarty of Newport -- winners of the 2 Kindle Paperwhites given away for the June 4 Cyber Day.  Happy summer reading!!

And THANK YOU to everyone who contributed during Cyber Day, and every day this year!  Your support of KLCC is most appreciated. 

Support KLCC

KLCC brought the music and ambience of the 2014 Oregon Country Fair to everyone with a radio or internet connection!

Enjoy the reports below from our roving reporters.

Curtains have closed on Radiothon. 

We raised $281,000 during our Spring Membership Drive!!!

Thank you KLCC Members!!!!

If you missed out, you can contribute now using our secure online form.*

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