Michelle Keenan http://wcqs.org en Reveal: There's More To The Story http://wcqs.org/post/reveal-theres-more-story <p></p><p><strong>Reveal</strong> is a new investigative program from the The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cironline.org/">Center for Investigative Reporting</a> and PRX. In this pilot: an exclusive story about the volume and impact stemming from the VA's over-prescripton of opiates to addicted veterans; the attorney behind many of the worst for-profit charities; bodycams for cops; and how one reporter helped one man prove his brother had been abused at a state mental facility.</p><p>Reveal is hosted by Al Letson from <a href="http://www.prx.org/sotru">State of the Re:Union.</a></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:30:07 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16888 at http://wcqs.org Reveal: There's More To The Story The State of Things: Celebrating Moogfest and WNC Live from the WCQS Studios! http://wcqs.org/post/state-things-celebrating-moogfest-and-wnc-live-wcqs-studios <p></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:22:27 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16882 at http://wcqs.org The State of Things: Celebrating Moogfest and WNC Live from the WCQS Studios! Spring Drive Falls Short of Goal: Help us Mind the Gap http://wcqs.org/post/spring-drive-falls-short-goal-help-us-mind-gap <p></p><p></p><p>Mind The Gap. It originated in the London Underground and has been adopted by transit systems around the world. We’re minding our own gap here at WCQS – a $40,000 gap between the money it takes to bring you Morning Edition, All Things Considered, classical music, our local news, Car Talk and other programs – and the money raised during our spring membership drive.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:55:03 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16801 at http://wcqs.org Spring Drive Falls Short of Goal: Help us Mind the Gap On-Air Drive Falls Short of Goal. Help Us Mind the Gap! http://wcqs.org/post/air-drive-falls-short-goal-help-us-mind-gap <p></p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:09:12 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16662 at http://wcqs.org On-Air Drive Falls Short of Goal. Help Us Mind the Gap! WCQS Web Site is Safe http://wcqs.org/post/wcqs-web-site-safe <p></p><p>As you probably heard on NPR earlier this week, a very serious bug dubbed the "Heartbleed" bug has been discovered that can put data transmitted over some secure websites at risk. We wanted to let listeners know that our web site is safe.</p><p>The WCQS web site is hosted by NPR Digital. NPR reports that its station sites are safe from the Heartbleed virus. Rest assured, data transmitted via our support pages is also secure. The hardware used to encrypt data in our giving module does not make use of the OpenSSL libraries that are susceptible to the Heartbleed bug.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:53:10 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16501 at http://wcqs.org WCQS Web Site is Safe Help us Reach the Goal and End this Drive Successfully! http://wcqs.org/post/help-us-reach-goal-and-end-drive-successfully <p></p><p>We need your help right now! More than 1,500 people worked together to shorten this drive. <strong>Now we're counting on many more of you to do your part and work with us to <a href="http://wcqs.org/support2">end this drive successfully</a></strong>. The deadline is tomorrow! We committed to a shorter drive, but <strong>we must meet our goal</strong>.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:40:57 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16500 at http://wcqs.org Help us Reach the Goal and End this Drive Successfully! Your Gift to WCQS this Morning is Matched for Asheville Humane Society http://wcqs.org/post/your-gift-wcqs-morning-matched-asheville-humane-society <p></p><p>WCQS is only as vibrant and vital as the community we serve. That’s why we are partnering with <strong><a href="http://www.ashevillehumane.org/">Asheville Humane Society</a></strong> this morning, but we need your help!</p><p>Your contribution to WCQS right now will be matched dollar-for-dollar to benefit <strong><a href="http://www.ashevillehumane.org/">Asheville Humane Society's Safety Net Program</a></strong>.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:05:07 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16489 at http://wcqs.org Your Gift to WCQS this Morning is Matched for Asheville Humane Society Win a Trip to Chicago to See Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! http://wcqs.org/post/win-trip-chicago-see-wait-wait-dont-tell-me <p></p><p><strong><a href="http://wcqs.org/support2">Make your gift to WCQS</a> </strong>between now and 9 o'clock Wednesday morning (April 9) and you'll be entered in a drawing to win a pair of tickets to the May 22nd performance and recording of <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/wait-wait-dont-tell-me/"><em>Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me</em>!</a> at the Chase Bank Auditorium. Our winners will fly direct from Asheville to Chicago on United Airlines, thanks to our friends at <a href="http://www.flyavl.com/">Asheville Regional Airport</a>.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:55:00 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16374 at http://wcqs.org Win a Trip to Chicago to See Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! Your Contribution Matched Right Now for Loving Food Resources http://wcqs.org/post/your-contribution-matched-right-now-loving-food-resources <p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:45:00 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16365 at http://wcqs.org Your Contribution Matched Right Now for Loving Food Resources Our [much shorter] Membership Drive Begins Today - Give Now! http://wcqs.org/post/our-much-shorter-membership-drive-begins-today-give-now <p></p><p>It's the first day of our shortened Spring Membership Drive. Thanks to sustaining members and to everyone who pledged early for cutting FOUR days from the originally planned nine-day drive. We worked to together to shorten the Membership Drive. <em><strong><a href="http://wcqs.org/support2">Now let's work together to raise the remaining funds needed to keep YOUR public radio station on track.&nbsp;</a></strong></em></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 04:01:00 +0000 Michelle Keenan 16319 at http://wcqs.org Our [much shorter] Membership Drive Begins Today - Give Now!