Extended Coverage Of National Conventions

Jul 11, 2016

KUNM will change our schedule a bit in order to bring you more extensive and timely coverage of the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. The Republican Convention runs from Monday July 18 through Thursday July 21. The Democratic Convention is from Monday July 25 through Thursday July 28.

Schedule Changes:

A special two-hour Democracy Now airs from 9a - 11a, preempting Performance Today on 7/18 - 7/22 and 7/25 - 7/29:

All Things Considered starts an hour earlier at 4p. 7/18- 7/21 and 7/25 - 7/28.

All Things Considered runs until 6p. NPR and PBS Newshour will team up for an election special each evening 6p-9p, partially preempting local shows. Special coverage could air past 9p if events warrant.