St. Louis Beacon http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Public Radio Leaders Share Merger Insights http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-public-radio-leaders-share-merger-insights <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seven months ago, the&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Louis Beacon</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and St. Louis Public Radio officially merged.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">What’s happened? And what’s next?&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Louis Public Radio general manager, Tim </span>Eby<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and news editor Margaret Wolf&nbsp;</span>Freivogel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joined host Don Marsh to talk about where the organization is today. &nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:54:50 +0000 Amanda Honigfort 38245 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Public Radio Leaders Share Merger Insights St. Louis Public Radio And The Beacon Join Forces, Take Your Questions http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-public-radio-and-beacon-join-forces-take-your-questions <p>Yesterday, St. Louis Public Radio and the St. Louis Beacon became one. We’ve kept you <a href="http://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/33795/beacon_stlpr_merging_112113">up to date</a> throughout the merger process. But now that the merger is complete, we wanted to take the opportunity to answer your questions.</p><p>Director and General Manager Tim Eby, formerly general manager of St. Louis Public Radio, and Editor Margaret Wolf Freivogel, founder of the Beacon, responded to your queries and commented about their vision for the merged organization.</p><p><strong>Why merge?</strong></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:33:35 +0000 Camille Phillips 32172 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Public Radio And The Beacon Join Forces, Take Your Questions Welcome To St. Louis Public Radio And The Beacon http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/welcome-st-louis-public-radio-and-beacon <p style="margin-bottom: 0.2in">Monday, St. Louis Public Radio and the St. Louis Beacon merged. This milestone marks the end of more than a year of effort. But in a sense, we've just broken ground for the news organization we intend to build.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0.2in">Its foundation is constructed from solid principles. We believe that facts matter. We believe that fairness matters. We believe that if we pay attention to facts and fairness, then our work will matter to you and the future of our region.</p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:50:08 +0000 Margaret Wolf Freivogel 32087 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Welcome To St. Louis Public Radio And The Beacon St. Louis Public Radio, St. Louis Beacon Merger Approved By UM System Curators http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-public-radio-st-louis-beacon-merger-approved-um-system-curators <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During the University of Missouri Board of Curators' two-day meeting at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, the board unanimously approved the merger of the non-profit news organizations St. Louis Public Radio and the St. Louis Beacon, which is expected to be completed next month.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Leadership at both organizations has been planning the merger for more than a year.</span></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:49:48 +0000 Tim Lloyd 31656 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Public Radio, St. Louis Beacon Merger Approved By UM System Curators Budget Woes And Other News From Washington D.C. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/budget-woes-and-other-news-washington-dc <p>The<a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/coverpage"> St. Louis Beacon</a>’s Washington Correspondent <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/29851/military_sexual_assault?coverpage=2901">Rob Koenig</a> was Don Marsh’s guest on “St. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 00:37:25 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 10223 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Budget Woes And Other News From Washington D.C. D.C. Update As Sequestration Looms http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/dc-update-sequestration-looms <p>Don Marsh called upon the<a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#%21/coverpage"> St. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:09:27 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 9717 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org D.C. Update As Sequestration Looms Washington, D.C. Update http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/washington-dc-update <p>The 113th U.S. Congress has been in session for 5 weeks.&nbsp; Host Don Marsh checked in with the <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/coverpage">St. Louis Beacon</a>’s Washington correspondent Rob Koenig to get an update on the activities of the Missouri and Illinois delegations.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 00:02:00 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 9106 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Washington, D.C. Update