Jean Cochran http://weku.fm en Eastern Standard: Former Morning Edition Newscaster Jean Cochran http://weku.fm/post/eastern-standard-former-morning-edition-newscaster-jean-cochran <div class="audio-caption">Former NPR newscaster Jean Cochran joins&nbsp; us for a show recorded before an audience of WEKU listeners. Cochran, who retired from employment with NPR after 33 years, is the special guest at May 7th reception for WEKU Day Sponsors at Lexington's Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa.<p> Tue, 06 May 2014 13:58:03 +0000 John Hingsbergen 59216 at http://weku.fm Eastern Standard: Former Morning Edition Newscaster Jean Cochran Feedback: How To Be a Day Sponsor, Listeners New to the Area http://weku.fm/post/feedback-how-be-day-sponsor-listeners-new-area <p>As we approach the May 7th date for the first-ever WEKU Day Sponsor reception, we've received numerous emails from listeners wondering about how to convert their existing memberships into Day Sponsorships.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 John Hingsbergen 58545 at http://weku.fm Feedback: How To Be a Day Sponsor, Listeners New to the Area Feedback: Can You Slow Down the Streaming & Enough with the Jean Cochran! http://weku.fm/post/feedback-can-you-slow-down-streaming-enough-jean-cochran <p style="margin-bottom: 0in"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font size="3"><font color="#262626"><span style="font-weight: normal">Over the weekend, we had an interesting comment from Mike in Versailles. He writes, “</span></font><font color="#000000"><span style="font-weight: normal">I stream WEKU and have noticed WEKU uses more broadband resources than </span></font><font color="#000000">other streaming sources I often listen to (like jazzradio or old time radio). Is it possible to stream weku at a lower level? If I'm</font></font></font></p><p align="LEFT" style="margin-bottom: 0in"><font color="#000000"><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font size="3">listening to WEKU and try downloading a large file at the same time, my system slows down a lot. I will often have to turn off WEKU to complete the download.”</font></font></font></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-weight: normal">&nbsp; Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:50:00 +0000 John Hingsbergen 58179 at http://weku.fm Feedback: Can You Slow Down the Streaming & Enough with the Jean Cochran! Former NPR Newscaster Jean Cochran on Eastern Standard http://weku.fm/post/former-npr-newscaster-jean-cochran-eastern-standard-0 <p>An NPR newscaster who helped wake America for 33 years joins us on our next program.&nbsp; Jean Cochran retired from National Public Radio last year as part of a buy-out offered to many long-time employees at the network.</p><p></p><p> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 18:22:29 +0000 John Hingsbergen 57178 at http://weku.fm Former NPR Newscaster Jean Cochran on Eastern Standard Nearly 500 Support WEKU During Spring Fund Drive http://weku.fm/post/nearly-500-support-weku-during-spring-fund-drive <p>WEKU says "Thanks" to everyone who donated during the Spring Fund Drive.&nbsp; The drive ended Saturday at 1:00 pm, about $9,000 short of the $80,000 goal.</p><p><strong>During this drive we've invited listeners to become Day Sponsors.&nbsp; As a special benefit, all Day Sponsors will be welcome at a reception with former NPR newscaster, Jean Cochran, and a taping of <a href="http://www.weku.fm/eastern-standard" target="_blank">WEKU's <em>Eastern Standard, </em></a>Wednesday evening May 7 in Lexington.</strong>&nbsp;<br /><br />If you didn't get a chance to pledge during the drive, you can still make your $180 donation ($15 per month) now or contribute any amount you choose.</p><p></p><p><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Default/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank"><strong>&gt;&gt;</strong></a><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Default/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank">Make a <em><strong>One-Time Gift</strong></em> to 88.9 WEKU</a></p><p><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Sustainer/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank"><strong>&gt;&gt;</strong></a><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Sustainer/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank">Set Up a</a><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Sustainer/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank"><strong><em> Sustaining Monthly Gift</em></strong> </a><a href="http://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/weku/WEKU_Sustainer/pledge.pledgemain" target="_blank">to 88.9 WEKU</a></p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:38:10 +0000 Julie Tennill 57133 at http://weku.fm Nearly 500 Support WEKU During Spring Fund Drive