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  • WBTV-LP Joins Pacifica Network! May 23, 2018 - We are pleased to announce that WBTV-LP has joined the Pacifica Radio Network, the oldest noncommercial broadcast network in the United States, and a founding organization in the medium of community ...
  • Calling All Programmers! May 16, 2018 - WBTV-LP is now actively seeking new programmers for the summer/fall 2018 season! If you would like to get a radio show on 99.3 WBTV-LP, Burlington, complete an application by the ...
  • Invasion of the Pod People!!! April 17, 2018 - Vermont Public Radio and WBTV-LP are co-hosting an event for Vermont's Podcast Creators (and would-be podcast creators) at VPR's Studio One in Colchester, VT. If you produce a podcast or ...
  • Come to our all-station meeting! January 29, 2018 - We want YOU -- yes, YOU -- to come to our all-station meeting this February 8! When: February 8 @ 6pm Where: the mighty New Media Factory! aka 208 Flynn ...
  • We Are Licensed! December 27, 2017 - It has been a very long road, starting way back in 2011 when RETN and VCAM were approached by a small group of community members who knew that the FCC ...
  • Tune into our fall schedule! October 25, 2017 - We are adding shows all the time and looking for new programmers for our next big schedule update in January 2018. Until then, tune in to all this locally made ...
  • My Grassroots Radio Conference 2017 Recap October 19, 2017 - Grassroots Radio Conference 2017 Shelagh Connor Shapiro, WBTV-LP DJ Host, “Write the Book” Radio Show Earlier this month, the Media Factory made it possible for me to attend the Grassroots ...
  • WBTV-LP Station Launch Celebration, Friday, November 3! October 17, 2017 - We are so excited to invite you to party with us. Come celebrate the successful launch of the community LPFM radio station, WBTV-LP onto the 99.3 FM airwaves here in ...
  • September RAC Update: We are broadcasting! September 26, 2017 - Hello from WBTV-LP's Radio Advisory Group (RAC). Now that we launched (softly) on the air this month, there is a whole lot of radio-making and station moving and shaking going ...
  • We are on your radio dial Burlington! 99.3FM September 9, 2017 - After six years in the making, we finally got our antenna up and powered on at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 8 (just in time for the 25th South End ...
  • Is this thing on? September 6, 2017 - Yes! Well, mostly. Hang with us this week, we are getting the station on the air and raising our antenna as you read this, so our stream will be sometimes ...
  • Naomi Barell Who’s on WBTV’s Present Time? September 6, 2017 - Meet Naomi Barell "Cuba was like photography Heaven." Thank you, Naomi Barell, for sharing stories from your recent travels to Cuba! Present Time is my radio show where I interview ...
  • Hop on down or on the air with us at Art Hop! August 23, 2017 - Soon it will be the magical time of the year in the South End, the SEABA Art Hop! Friday, September 8 and Saturday, September 9 WBTV-LP will be live broadcasting ...
  • Listen to our two KCRW IPP’s Radio Race Entries! August 23, 2017 - For the last three years, WBTV-LP radio makers have teamed up to take part in the annual KCRW Independent Producers Project Radio Race. Hundreds of teams compete from all over ...
  • In this episode of The Holding Space: August 7, 2017 - Homelessness was never something that David thought much about. He had a stable life living with his elderly mother in a house that she owned, a reliable job as a ...
  • Our New Schedule: Featuring Democracy Now & Tons of Local Live Shows July 31, 2017 - After 6 months of beta streaming with a handful of our first ever programmers, we doubled our ranks with our summer recruits (and more coming soon) to launch our new ...
  • New media education workshop! July 14, 2017 - We're excited to announce that noted Vermont oral historian Kate Blofson will be offering a workshop on interviewing! Thursday, July 27, 7-8:30pm: An Oral History Approach to Interviewing "Interested in ...
  • WBTV Unplugged: Melissa Pasanen July 11, 2017 - In the latest in our series of interviews with local mediamakers, we talk with local radio cooking guru Melissa Pasanen, about what she's listening for in a good food program, ...
  • We want you on the air! May 3, 2017 - We are recruiting our next group of WBTV-LP programmers right now! Make your dream of doing that rad music show or producing that podcast or hosting that live talk show ...
  • WBTV-LP Station Planning Retreat May 3, 2017 - Are you a WBTV-LP programmer, committee member, or enthusiastic supporter? You are invited to our next station building retreat! Monday, May 8, 5:30-8 p.m. >Dinner, socializing, and a quick history ...
  • Waking Windows! May 3, 2017 - Are you ready for Waking Windows this year?! A bunch of WBTV-LP DJs are playing the festival, we are recruiting new programmers at our table in the Stoplight Gallery all ...
  • We are hiring! WBTV-LP Station Coordinator (part-time) April 1, 2017 - Come work with a rad crew of Burlington radio-makers! WBTV-LP, Burlington is a new community radio station in the queen city, with a mission to connect people in Burlington with ...
  • Listen to WBTV-LP, LIVE(stream) February 10, 2017 - We are live y'all! Well, live streaming online. You can listen 24-7 now and catch our 18 live programmer shows during the week. Check out the schedule below (updated 2/5/17) ...
  • WBTV-LP All Station Meeting: Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 December 22, 2016 - The WBTV-LP Radio Advisory Council (RAC) is excited to announce our next All Station Meeting on Monday, January 30 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Media Factory & studio location at ...
  • The MixTape with DJ Sacramento & DJ Llu December 6, 2016 - DJ Sacramento & DJ Llu took to the WBTV-LP studio this week to launch their new show, the Mix Tape - a collection of songs with a theme, peppered with ...
  • Tune in! Yes, really. December 4, 2016 - You have all been so patient through this long station-building process. We are so stoked to soft launch the station this month with a handful of our first shows which ...
  • We are asking you to give just $9.93. November 26, 2016 - We are asking you for $9.93 today. So we can give you some amazing radio to listen to as we (finally) launch the station online in December. Can you help? ...
  • Pinch us. October 2, 2016 - The final piece of our studio build was installed yesterday–the counter. It is new, it is shiny, it is custom made to ensure the studio is accessible, comfortable, and fits ...
  • Come see us at Art Hop! August 29, 2016 - Are you going to be Art Hopping? Come see our brand new studio, record a station ID, and learn more about the station at the RETN & VCAM Media Factory ...
  • A Learner’s Guide to Learning Radio August 25, 2016 - My name is Corrine Yonce, I joined the WBTV-LP outreach team early this spring after taking some of their amazing educational classes last fall. If you are like me, you ...
  • Team WBTV-LP Wins Social Media Butterfly Award for KCRW’s Radio Race! August 25, 2016 - Last year we had no idea what we were getting into. The annual KCRW Radio Race gives you 24 hours, a surprise theme, and just 4 minutes to tell a ...
  • WBTV-LP Programmer MeetUp! August 20, 2016 - Calling All New WBTV-LP Programmers! Join us for our first programmer meetup, this Thursday, August 25, 7 -9 p.m. You have been patient all summer and we want to invite you ...
  • WBTV Unplugged: Aly Perry August 2, 2016 - WBTV-LP launched our radio makers interview series, WBTV Unplugged a few months back and we have our second episode ready for you. The format is radio makers interviewing radio makers. In ...
  • WBTV Unplugged: Dom Berrini August 1, 2016 - In late spring, WBTV-LP launched our radio makers interview series, WBTV Unplugged. A chance for radio makers to interview radio makers. Wow, we had no idea what kind of cool ...
  • WBTV-LP’s #RaiseOurAntenna Summer Campaign June 6, 2016 - WBTV-LP's #RaiseOurAntenna Campaign This summer, 99.3FM, WBTV-LP is building our broadcast studio, recruiting and training volunteers, and launching "softly" online to give the station a test drive and work out the bugs. We ...
  • How did we design our new studio? May 16, 2016 - With lots of community input and tabling dragging! Watch the process unfold from our last all station meeting below: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlgDxMaYlPo] And listen back to the full all station meeting ...
  • Wow! Waking Windows 6 Was Rad-io! May 9, 2016 - We were so excited to be in the heart of the  Waking Windows 6 main stage tabling and DJing as part of the WBTV-LP community outreach for the station this ...
  • WBTV Unplugged: Dom Berrini May 1, 2016 - Welcome to WBTV Unplugged, our new series of audio stories with local radiomakers, talking about what makes radio rock. Or talk. Or deliver pizza. (It gets complicated). Each month, two ...
  • Extended Deadline for Show Apps – June 8! April 26, 2016 - Exciting news! WBTV-LP, Burlington is recruiting our first programmers! We want you, your neighbors, and all your friends to apply to be a programmer for WBTV-LP's first schedule (to launch ...
  • Audio App Review: Audio Hijack April 20, 2016 - Audio App Review: Audio Hijack By DJ Llu For years I have cobbled together ways to record audio for my radio show and podcasts and none of my tricks have ...

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