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Kansas Public Radio has the perfect gift for your public radio loving family members this holiday season. For just one day only, November 25, from 8:30-5 p.m., you can call Bobbi and order a KPR T-shirt. T-shirts are $25 with shipping and handling. 
Give Bobbi a call November 25 at 785-864-7853 to purchase your KPR T-shirt. We hope you love them as much as we do! #mykpr #kansaspublicradio Host Cordelia Brown refers to them as “the Beatles of classical music.” Countertenors Patrick Dunachie and Edward Button dropped in the studio in advance of their evening performance tonight at @liedcenterks with The King's Singers. The show is at 7:30, so head on over to the Lied Center to get your tickets: lied.ku.edu.
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@kingssingers #kingssingers #mykpr #kansaspublicradio #classicalonkpr #liedcenter @patdunachie @edwardbutton1 Just one more day 'til the Retro Cocktail Hour Halloween Spooktacular escapes into the ether! It's two hours of We are rounding out KPR Live Day with a lively performance from KU professor and percussionist, Mike Compitello. Tune in during the two o’ clock hour or stop by the @lawrencelibrary to hear our last live performance of the day!
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#mykpr #livemusic #percussion #lawrenceks #public radio Destiny Ann Mermagen, violin, with Thomas Rosenkranz, piano, Kansas City, are rounding out our performances from the KPR studios this afternoon for KPR's 2nd Annual LIVE Day. They'll be on during the 1 o'clock hour before we head back to the Lawrence Public Library for our final live concert at 2.
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KPR's 2nd Annual LIVE Day is made possible, in part, by Kring's Interiors.
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Stories from Kansas Public Radio

Greensburg, Kansas, built a new, environmentally-friendly, high-tech high school after being hit by a massive tornado in 2007. (Photo by Chris Neal / Kansas News Service)

It’s been a dozen years since the small western Kansas town of Greensburg decided to build back “green” after a devastating tornado. But it’s not yet clear whether that transformation has improved the town’s long-term prospects.

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

On this edition of Conversations, Todd Holmberg, Executive Director of McCain Auditorium in Manhattan, talks about upcoming performances. He also discusses the McCain Lobby Expansion project and McCain Holiday Home Tour.

Photo of Secretary Toland provided by KU School of Business

How can the state do a better job of keeping young Kansans here? Kansas Secretary of Commerce Dave Toland talks about strategies for growing the Kansas economy. Plus, the latest episode of "My Fellow Kansans" from the Kansas News Service.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

Here's the latest Kansas and regional news from the Associated Press, compiled by KPR staff.

On this edition of Conversations, William McCallum talks about How to Give Up Plastic: A Guide to Changing the World, One Plastic Bottle at a Time. McCallum has been at the heart of the anti-plastics movement for the past three years, in his role as Head of Oceans at Greenpeace in the UK. He regularly meets with the government and companies to implore them to help tackle the plastic crisis.

Vietnam War memorial at the University of Kansas. (Photo by J. Schafer)

On Monday, the nation observed Veterans Day. Parades and ceremonies were held all across the country to honor the men and women who have served in the U.S. military. Relatively few Americans have served in uniform. But most Americans say they appreciate the service of those who have. That raises a question: what's the best way to honor and thank our veterans? Guest Commentator Tai Edwards has a suggestion.

Here are the headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

The U.S. House of Representatives is holding open hearings in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. All hearings will be streamed through this video player as they are live.

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