Lineup Changes At KUOW/Seattle
February 1, 2007 at 5:46 AM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON noncommercial KUOW and KXOT/SEATTLE have announced several schedule changes, according to the SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER's BILL VIRGIN.
Among the changes, KUOW's "MORNING EDITION" local host DEBORAH BRANDT is exiting in the middle of FEBRUARY, replaced by weekend host DEREK WANG. JAMALA HENDERSON will take WANG's old weekend slot. On MONDAYS, "POWER OF VOICE" comes off the schedule, replaced with "KUOW PRESENTS." On TUESDAYS, "THE WORKS" will be dropped in favor of "WORD FOR WORD." On WEDNESDAYS, the station is adding the BBC's "THE CHANGING WORLD" for 10p, bumping "SPEAKER'S FORUM" to 8p THURSDAYS. Sister KXOT will drop some repeats of KUOW local shows to add airings of several NPR and international shows.