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March 02, 2015

KNPR Features

This is a list of KNPR's short features. These features air during breaks in our regularly scheduled programs and add spice to our schedule. These features do not appear on our Program Grid.

The local stock report from Hugh Anderson with HighTower airs at 3:29 p.m. weekdays.

Desert Bloom
Every week one our desert gardeners provides expert advice on making your desert garden bloom. They'll take you to some of their favorite landscapes in Las Vegas and introduce you to horticultural experts working in Southern Nevada. Angela O'Callaghan is Asst. Professor, Nevada Cooperative Extension - Specialist in Social Horticulture. Norm Schilling is owner of Schilling Horticulture Group in Las Vegas. His prior experience includes horticulture supervisor at UNLV and lead groundskeeper at the Gardens at the Las Vegas Springs Preserve (formerly the Desert Demonstation Garden). He's an ISA certified arborist and teaches a variety of horticulture and tree care topics. You're invited to submit questions to Desert Bloom.

Desert Bloom

Nevada Yesterdays
Learn something about Nevada. This is history and folklore of Nevada, written by Professor Michael Green of CCSN, and narrated by former Senator Richard Bryan who also served as Governor of Nevada in the 1980's, and is a longtime advocate of historic preservation. Supported by Nevada Humanities and dedicated to the memory of historian Frank Wright.

Nevada Yesterdays


Along the Way
Within a half day's drive of Las Vegas are some of the most fascinating places on Earth. David Bert invites you to experience some of the more unusual stops Along the Way.

Archived Stories
An archive of KNPR features and reports.

Belonging Las Vegas
Stories of creating community in Las Vegas.

Chefs on the Air
Las Vegas is renowned for its celebrity chefs - and some of the best have recorded their culinary observations and recipes to air during local broadcast of The Splendid Table.

Listen for expert analysis and opinion on issues that affect us in Southern Nevada.

Food for Thought
Pretending to be a mild-mannered Las Vegas attorney, John Curtas reveals his true colors on KNPR when he shares his Food for Thought.

Martin Luther King Oratory Competion
Featured winners from the House of Blues Martin Luther King Jr. Oratory Demonstration.

Nevada Variations
An audio portrait of Nevada over the course of 17 months including the history, literature, arts and current events of each county in Nevada.

The Las Vegas I Remember
Celebrating the Las Vegas Centennial (1905-2005), a look at the colorful culture and history that makes Las Vegas Unique.

The 24-Hour Show
A documentary project and exhibit that offers a glimpse of Las Vegas through the eyes of the people who live and work in the city.

The 25th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering
Hear the sounds from America's quintessential event honoring the western cowboy.

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