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One-Day Drive is Thursday!
12:34 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

One-Day End-of-Year Pledge Drive 2013!

In the holiday spirit of giving, WHQR is partnering with Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. The mission of Mother Hubbard's Cupboard is to serve those who are hungry in our area through distribution of emergency food.

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4:17 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

HoHo Shorts Countdown: "Crying with Santa" by Katharine Frazier

We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.  Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or purchase tickets to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."

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10:07 am
Sun December 8, 2013

HoHo Shorts Countdown: "No Take Backs" by Meghan K. Barnes

Credit Heather Baird

We received so many wonderful submissions to our 2013 Homemade Holiday Shorts Story Contest that we wanted to share six more of our favorites with you! Every day this week we'll post a different author's story.  Homemade Holiday Shorts will air live on December 15th at 6pm on WHQR 91.3 fm. Tune in (or purchase tickets to the live performance) to hear Rachel Lewis Hilburn read the winning story, Mebane Boyd's "Kurisumasu."

No Take-Backs

 

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Functioning Stream Link Here
11:00 am
Mon December 2, 2013

Issues With Web Stream

Above is what the MP3 button on the right side of this page looks like. Click on that button to launch our web stream for the time being.

Updated December 6, 2013: As of Friday morning, the stream is working. We're crossing our fingers.

Previously: Our WHQR streaming link channel has been experiencing intermittent problems launching from the "Listen Live" link at the upper left. A quick fix is to click on the MP3 link on the right-hand side of the page, as shown here:

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Temporary Signal Issue, 10/30/13
1:58 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Signal Troubleshooting In Progress

George Scheibner and the crew are working on a resolution to the issue.

We are currently experiencing broadcast signal issues. We're actively working to diagnose and correct the problem. Our crack operations expert, George Sceibner, is investigating the problem. 

We will update this post as we find a resolution and fully expect the issue to be very temporary.

Breaking
9:33 am
Sat October 26, 2013

Signal Problems Resolved

Update: WHQR experienced signal problems Saturday morning 10/26/13. George Scheibner and our consulting engineer Jobie Sprinkle in Charlotte were able to trace the problem to a component in our signal chain and resolve it. Thank you for your patience.

Inside WHQR
11:56 am
Thu October 24, 2013

WHQR & UNCW Presents Co-host "Inside Acting" Panel Tuesday, October 29

WHQR and UNCW Presents invite you to a special discussion with the stars of the L.A Theatre Works production of The Graduate. Four actors from the play will participate in a discussion about their work on TV, stage and screen. More info here.

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1:16 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

UPDATE: Homemade Holiday Shorts 2013 Story Contest Winner Announced

**UPDATE:  This year's winner is Mebane Boyd. Congrats, Mebane! Tune in to Homemade Holiday Shorts to hear her story. We'll share some Honorable Mention tales on the web, too!** 

Every year, WHQR produces Homemade Holiday Shorts, a fun-filled hour of music and storytelling where local entertainers celebrate wintertime traditions. Guests have included Clyde Edgerton, Nan Graham, Madafo Lloyd Wilson, Karen Bender, Tony Rivenbark, Carl Kassel, Linda Lavin, and many more.

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Pledge Drive Success 2013!
12:58 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Thank You Supporters and Volunteers!

Thanks Volunteers!

Thank you to the over 1,100 wonderful listeners who called, emailed and mailed in pledges during our Fall Partnership Challenge Pledge Drive. It took just over seven days, but with your help, we met our goal and raised over $140,000! Congratulations to WHQR's Fall Partnership Challenge Winners:

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Call or Pledge Online Today!
1:22 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Spring Pledge Drive Sweepstakes: Last Chance to Win an iPad

Win an i-Pad or Palm-sized iPad-mini!

Note: i-pad mini drawing deadline has passed. Tuesday, April 1st is your last chance to win the full sized i-pad! We are running a high-tech pledge drive sweepstakes! Pledge now and you could win a full-sized iPad

Apple iPad

  • Brilliant 9.7 inch touch screen display
  • Bluetooth and WiFi Ready
  • Email, surf the web, play music and video, read books, play games, and more!

iPad-mini

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