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About KERA

KERA is a not-for-profit public media organization that serves the people of North Texas. The station broadcasts to the fourth-largest population area in the United States. KERA produces original multimedia content, carries the best in national and international public television and radio programs, and provides online resources at www.kera.org. The station’s extensive coverage of the arts can be found at www.artandseek.org. KERA-TV broadcasts on Channel 13.1. KERA WORLD broadcasts on 13.2. KERA-FM broadcasts on 90.1 in Dallas/Fort Worth/Denton, 88.3 in Wichita Falls, 100.1 in Tyler and 99.3 in Sherman. KXT 91.7 FM, KERA’s new music station, KXT 91.7, is streamed online at www.kxt.org.

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THE TEXAS DEBATES: RACE FOR LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

DALLAS/FORT WORTH – The four candidates in the Republican Primary for Texas Lieutenant Governor will square off in The Texas Debates: Race for Lieutenant Governor on Monday, January 27, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. CT. The one-hour live debate between Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, State Senator Dan Patrick, Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson and Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples […]

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ESTEEMED NATIONAL SPEAKERS AND DALLAS LEADERS CONFIRMED TO JOIN JIM LEHRER FOR ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM TO MARK THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF JFK’S ASSASSINATION

Dallas/Fort Worth, SEPTEMBER 8, 2013: The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture has announced that the premium all-day tickets are now on sale for the November 2, 2013, symposium, “Understanding Tragedy: the Impact of the JFK Assassination on Dallas”. The one-day symposium will take place at The South Side Ballroom in Dallas, TX.  With only […]

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“ERASING THE STIGMA” MENTAL ILLNESS SYMPOSIUM TO AIR ON KERA TV

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 15, 2013 Presented by KERA, The Dallas Morning News and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings DALLAS/FORT WORTH – KERA, the public broadcasting station of North Texas, will air Erasing the Stigma: Mental Illness and the Search for Solutions on Wednesday, February 20 at 7:00 p.m. on KERA TV. Why is there still such […]

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THE TEXAS DEBATES: RACE FOR U.S. SENATE: Ted Cruz vs. Paul Sadler

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 9, 2012 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – KERA, the public broadcasting station of North Texas, will host a debate between the Republican and Democratic nominees for U.S. Senate. In The Texas Debates: Race for U.S. Senate, Republican Ted Cruz, former Texas Solicitor General, and Democratic candidate and former state representative Paul Sadler will […]

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KERA EXPANDS LOCAL NEWS COVERAGE WITH $1M GIFT FROM LYDA HILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 4, 2012 DALLAS/FORT WORTH – KERA, the public broadcasting station of North Texas, is proud to announce the Lyda Hill Foundation has paved the way for the expansion of KERA’s regional news coverage with a generous lead gift of $1 million. Last year, Ms. Hill funded news reporting, coverage and programs […]

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The Museum of the American Railroad and KERA Celebrate National Train Day

For IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  April 28, 2010 Dallas/Fort Worth – The Museum of the American Railroad and North Texas’ public broadcasting station, KERA, partner on a free children’s event in celebration of National Train Day on Saturday, May 7, 2011. The free event will last between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m and will […]

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