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10:51 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

WISH LIST

Sometimes, the staff at KPCW comes up with requests that are just outside the normal operating budget of the station. Below is a list of tangible items that would make reporting information, news and entertainment just a little bit faster, more accurate and with an even higher degree of truthiness:  

  • Flat screen television for news room. approx. $200

KPCW's beloved MARTI system passed on this week. Since the beginning of the station, it allowed us to do traveling broadcasts from just about anywhere in the western county.
KPCW's beloved MARTI system passed on this week. Since the beginning of the station, it allowed us to do traveling broadcasts from just about anywhere in the western county.

  •   InDesign program for Monika. $240
  •   Vacuum cleaner with attachments for electronics cleaning. approx. $3200
  • Inexpensive laser printer for our accountant. approx. $100
  • An ergonomic chair for our Chief Officer of First Impressions, Ethel.  approx. $200
  • Subscriptions to periodicals like High Country News, Scientific American and Radio Ink for the news team and Public Affairs Hour shows. approx. $50 each
  • Rechargeable battery system with rechargeable batteries for Lynn Ware Peek. approx. $45

  • A case (144) of Bottle to Pen writing implements for Cindy Bywater, but gets stolen by everyone else. approx. $180
  • A new MARTI system for off-site broadcasts for Roger and Jan. approx. $1,700