New Hampshire Public Radio

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At NHPR our mission is very clear: To help create a more informed public, one challenged and enriched by a deeper understanding and appreciation of state, national and worldwide events, ideas and culture. To that end, we offer the highest quality news and information and cultural programming that we can achieve within the limits of our resources. We do this through our broadcasts and through our web operations.


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7 Pieces

The Uncommon Core is a series examining unusual college courses being taught in schools across the United States.

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5 Pieces

In New Hampshire, almost two out of three adults and more than a quarter of our children are overweight or obese. NHPR’s series explores the causes, the consequences, and some promising solutions to a growing crisis.

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5 Pieces

Unexpected radio for the insatiably curious. New ideas, untold stories, surprising voices. An hour-long magazine program hosted by Virginia Prescott with interviews and sound-rich stories covering a variety of topics including pop culture, science, the news, media, technology, books, and the arts. Made in New Hampshire, for everyone. NOTE: Episodes uploaded after 12/10/12 will reflect the show's new 20/40 clock format.

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9 Pieces

A series of hour-long shows featuring readings and interviews with best-selling authors. Recorded in front of a live audience. Virginia Prescott Hosts.

Latest Pieces

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The Connecticut Senator and presidential hopeful talks with NHPR's Laura Knoy.

Bought by WGCU and Connecticut Public (WNPR)

  • Added: Apr 04, 2007
  • Length: 01:14:24
  • Purchases: 2
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The former Arkansas governor and current presidential hopeful talks with NHPR's Laura Knoy.

Bought by WGCU

  • Added: Mar 14, 2007
  • Length: 51:51
  • Purchases: 1
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The Bad Plus plays jazz with a rock sensibility

  • Added: Mar 07, 2007
  • Length: 14:37
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The Iowa Governor and presidential candidate talks with NHPR's Laura Knoy.

Bought by WGCU and KUOW

  • Added: Dec 01, 2006
  • Length: 51:52
  • Purchases: 2
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Stories of students at Manchester Central High School, New Hampshire's oldest and most diverse high school

Bought by KUER, WGBH Radio Boston, KUNM, New England Public Media, Connecticut Public (WNPR) and more

  • Added: Oct 10, 2006
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Dan Brown, author of one of the most popular and controversial books of the last century, The Da Vinci Code, spoke in Portsmouth as part of the Wri...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass.

  • Added: Jun 01, 2006
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1