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  • Announcer

    Year started with KUOW: 2006

    Bernard got his start in radio as a music DJ at KBCS in Bellevue, Washington. He has also worked as an announcer for KUOW2, and has been an announcer for KUOW since 2006.

  • Beth Cortez-Neavel is an Austin-based freelance writer, blogger, and editor. 

  • Beth Redfield lives in Olympia, Washington, and spent one year learning her way around milking parlors and cheese rooms at farms in Thurston and Grays Harbor Counties.

  • Bill Chappell is a writer and producer who currently works on The Two Way, NPR's flagship news portal. In the past, he has edited and coordinated digital features...

  • Bill McQuay is an audio producer with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. For fifteen years McQuay was an NPR sound engineer and technical director for NPR programs including Morning Edition, Weekend Saturday and Sunday,

  • Announcer

    Year started with KUOW: 1986

    Bill O'Grady is at the microphone Monday through Friday evenings. He also voices the underwriting announcements heard throughout the day (the ones that begin, "Support for KUOW comes from..."). As senior...

  • Host

    Year started with KUOW: 1985 – 1986, 1991 – 2004, 2012 

    Bill hosts The Record and Week In Review. After starting with KUOW as a University of Washington student in 1985, Bill was KUOW's morning host in the '90s and the...

  • Musical interests led 

  • Bill Zeeble has been a full-time reporter at KERA since 1992, covering everything from medicine to the Mavericks and education to environmental issues. Heâââ


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  • In 1988, a determined Bob Boilen started showing up on NPR's doorstep every day, looking for a way to contribute his skills in music and broadcasting to the network. His persistence paid off, and within a few weeks he was hired, on a temporary...