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Local Responder : Episode #5 : Abigail Smith

Local Responder : Episode #5 : Abigail Smith

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” Episode #5 hit the airwaves today with our fifth special guest Abigail Smith! Abigail is the current FEMCORE Collective Coordinator, host of three Local-FM radio programs and curator of the FEMCORE zine (issue #2 coming soon!). Abigail and I spoke about her beginnings in community radio and where she sees the FEMCORE Collective heading in 2017. “Local Responder” is a […]

Stephanie Tierney

January 9th, 2017

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Spend Your 2016 Holidays With The Radio

Spend Your 2016 Holidays With The Radio

Local 107.3FM’s Special Holiday Programming 2016 We’ve got some great holiday programming over the next three days with specials both new & old for your listening pleasure. Stay warm by your radio this week and welcome Local 107.3FM as part of your family’s traditions this holiday season. And, if you get a little sick of holiday tunes (or from too much eggnog), we’ve got your […]

Brian Cleveland

December 23rd, 2016

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The KWIR Holiday Survival Guide!

The KWIR Holiday Survival Guide!

Greetings Local-FM & KWIR Radio Friends! This year on Local-FM’s “KWIR” program, I offered a Holiday Survival Guide for queer-identified individuals. As you likely know, the Holiday season can be particularly challenging for people of the LGBTQ+ community. Many people are not “out” to their families, many are “sort of” accepted by their families, and still others are completely rejected by their families. In this […]

Stephanie Tierney

December 21st, 2016

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Local Responder : Episode #4 : Mandy-Lynn Donovan

Local Responder : Episode #4 : Mandy-Lynn Donovan

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” Episode #4 hit the airwaves today with our fourth special guest Mandy-Lynn Donovan! Mandy-Lynn has been a volunteer programmer at Local-FM since June of this year producing a weekly program called “Tuning In With Mandy-Lynn” for Local-FM listeners. Mandy-Lynn brings in weekly community guests to have really interesting chats about their lives and how they contribute to the Saint John community. “Local Responder” […]

Stephanie Tierney

December 19th, 2016

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Funding Drive 2016 Raises $4298 For Community Radio In Saint John

Funding Drive 2016 Raises $4298 For Community Radio In Saint John

Following an announcement to our members at our recent Annual General Meeting, we are ecstatic to finally break the news and inform our supporters all across this city and beyond that you helped raise our best funding drive total ever in 2016. Pledging nearly double last year’s total, community radio stalwarts committed $4298 that will contribute heavily to our services and operations into 2017. We […]

Brian Cleveland

December 19th, 2016

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FEMCORE Collective Newsletter – December 15, 2016

FEMCORE Collective Newsletter – December 15, 2016

Check out the latest newsletter from our Women’s Collective Coordinator, Abigail Smith, here. It includes information about a collective name change, the radio program, upcoming events, and more.

Brian Cleveland

December 16th, 2016

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Collecting Holiday Messages for !earshot 20’s Christmas Eve Special

Collecting Holiday Messages for !earshot 20’s Christmas Eve Special

!earshot 20 is embarking upon their 5th annual Christmas Eve special live on Local 107.3FM from 2-5pm AST on Christmas Eve and are looking to hear from listeners, bands, labels, festivals, etc. through holiday greetings and messages. You can call and leave a message that we will air at (506) 648-5924

Brian Cleveland

December 16th, 2016

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Local Responder : Episode #3 : Jordan Vail (aka “Vail Vail Binks”)

Local Responder : Episode #3 : Jordan Vail (aka “Vail Vail Binks”)

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” Episode #3 hit the airwaves yesterday with our third special guest Jordan Vail! Jordan has been a volunteer at Local-FM off and on for many years, and most recently (since March of this year) has been producing a weekly program called “Hipsters Hate Us” for Local-FM listeners. Jordan stopped in to the studios to chat about his love of BritPop, […]

Stephanie Tierney

December 13th, 2016

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Call for FLOURISH Participants

Call for FLOURISH Participants

With the support of Local-FM and FLOURISH Festival, Local 107.3FM Women’s Collective is calling for participants in the collective’s group portraiture project, Likeness. Participants will receive the name of another artist and will produce a portrait of them. You’ll be provided with a buffet of art supplies and a 30.4” by 30.4” canvas. Artists can cut, sculpt, collage, paint, re-sculpt, draw, potter, or any other […]

Brian Cleveland

December 7th, 2016

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Local-FM Volunteer Awards : Listener’s Choice Poll 2016

Local-FM Volunteer Awards : Listener’s Choice Poll 2016

Greetings Local-FM Friends! We are proud to announce that we are holding our First Annual Local 107.3fm Volunteer Awards in January of 2017! As part of the awards process we are reaching out to you the listening public to vote in  two special “Listener’s Choice” categories! The first category is “Listener’s Choice : Best Music Program” and the other is “Listener’s Choice : Best Spoken […]

Stephanie Tierney

November 30th, 2016

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