One ouster leads to another at Iowa Public Radio

Posted: March 5, 2013

When the board of Iowa Public Radio voted to remove Mary Grace Herrington as c.e.o. Feb. 25, the directors were responding to mounting evidence of declining staff morale at the state network. Dissension over Herrington’s leadership was sparked at least … Continue reading

Charles Scruggs, “Mr. Chuck” on WKNO

Posted: March 1, 2013

Charles Scruggs, known to Memphis children for his appearances as “Mr. Chuck” on WKNO Public Television for nearly two decades, died Jan. 18. He was 80. Fred Rogers once called Scruggs’ community work “remarkable.” Continue reading