For radio and TV stations, operating throughout the pandemic and bringing us news and entertainment day in and day out required so much more than a floor lamp, some well-curated books in the background and a working Zoom link. Let’s go behind the scenes of how several stations pulled it off.
The former Discovery digital executive will oversee local programming operations at the flagship public broadcasting station in the nation’s capital.
MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, the longtime owner of the program, is set to hand over control to the Washington, D.C., public broadcaster on July 1.
Newsy Ramps Up For 24/7 News
Jim Lehrer and Robert MacNeil say they are talking with the Washington public television station WETA, PBS NewsHour’s co-producer, about taking over ownership of the show.