UNLV Mulls Deal For Nevada Public Radio To Take Over KUNV/Las Vegas Operation
November 19, 2015 at 4:00 AM (PT)
LAS VEGAS WEEKLY is reporting that NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO may take over operation of the UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA-LAS VEGAS' Jazz KUNV (THE SOURCE)/LAS VEGAS under an arrangement being proposed to the board of regents at UNLV by President LEN JESSUP.
The deal would also allow NVPR the use of UNLV's studio and office space in exchange for assuming UNLV's financial obligation to the operation of the station, and would also include student internships and graduate fellowships. The management deal, if approved, would run through at least OCTOBER 2021. NVPR owns News-Talk KNPR/LAS VEGAS in the market.