Audio Of Pittsburg’s State Of The City Address – 04/19/2018

Speakers include: 0:00 – 6:45 –  Public Information Officer Sarah Runyon 6:45-14:35 –  Leah Posterick  Owner, Signit Coffee Roasters 14:35 – 18:13 – City Manager Daron Hall 18:13 – 32:30 – Mayor Jeremy Johnson 32:30 – 42:22 – Deputy City Manager Jay Byers 42:22 – 52:50 – Director of Housing and Community Development Becky Gray 52:50 […]

Friday April 20, 2018 7 AM KRPS Newscast

Kansas has once again scored below the national average in the latest National Health Security Preparedness Index, on Thursday morning the City of Pittsburg held its annual State of the City luncheon at Memorial Auditorium and Missouri lawmakers sound unfazed by Thursday’s ruling by a St. Louis judge allowing next month’s invasion of privacy trial of governor […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Chris Brubeck of the Brubeck Brothers Quartet

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet will be performing at Missouri Southern State Universities Corley Auditorium, Saturday April 21. The group’s bassist, trombonist and composer Chris Brubeck, son of Dave Brubeck, makes it clear that the BBQ isn’t a cover band playing his Father’s music. Dave was one of the America’s most well known composers of ‘Cool […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Connect2Culture’s Emily Frankoski Talks National Poetry Month

April is ‘National Poetry Month’ and the non-profit, Connect2Culture along with their ‘Partners In Poetry’ are celebrating!  From the 1,000 Words Event, which took place  April 17,  to Poem In Your Pocket Day at Third Thursday, Thursday, April 19, and Open Mic Poetry Night at the Joplin Empire Market taking place on Thursday April, 26 […]

‘The Crimson And Gold Connection’ – The Mid-America Music Festival At Pittsburg State University

Spring is music festival season! A rite of passage for young performers in elementary and middle schools, and for music students in colleges and universities across the country. On Saturday April 21st 1000’s of school age musical performers will descend on Pittsburg State University for the 31st Annual Mid-American Music Festival. The music starts at […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Midwest Regional Ballet Presents ‘Cinderella’

For a Thursday ‘Focus On The Four States’ on KRPS, producer Fred Fletcher-Fierro spoke with the Owner and Director of the Midwest Regional Ballet, Kaye Lewis about the opening of ‘Cinderella’ which starts a four-day run on Thursday, April 12. The performances are taking place at Pittsburg’s, Memorial Auditorium. Kaye also lets us know about a […]

‘The Crimson And Gold Connection’ – African Night At Pittsburg State University – April 13, 2018

This week on ‘The Crimson and Gold Connection’, Morning Edition host Fred Fletcher-Fierro spoke with a member of the African Student Association and Pittsburg State University Graduate, Aka. The ASA is hosting ‘Africa Night’ on Friday April 13, 2018 at PSU’s Grubb’s Hall. Originally from western Africa Aka moved to Nebraska to attend a community […]