WNYC buys WQXR to save classical music radio

From the WNYC Newsletter:

Laura Walker, the President and CEO, and Herb Scannell, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of WNYC AM/FM, the nation’s largest public radio station, today announced the acquisition of WQXR and 105.9 FM from The New York Times, enabling New York City’s only dedicated classical music station to continue to serve New York City.

apparently they’re going to turn WQXR into a non-profit public radio station. hmmmm…..

read the story here.

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