News Plus Twenty, 1973-1979

Collection Overview

Title: News Plus Twenty, 1973-1979

Record Series: 14/10/04

Creator: Broadcast Services, UNI

Date: 1973-1979

Extent: 11.47 linear feet, 28 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

Access and Use

Accessing the Collection:

There are no restrictions on the use of this material. This collection contains audio tapes and scripts dating from 1973-1979. The audiotapes have not been digitized.

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the News Plus Twenty collection, 1973-1979, Archives Record Series 14/10/11, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

News Plus Twenty was a news-feature radio program in the 1970s produced at the University of Northern Iowa and broadcast on public stations KUNI and KHKE. News Plus Twenty was a 30 minute program with 10 minutes of primarily local news and 20 minutes of topics of interests to Iowans. The program was heard in the Cedar Falls and Ames-Des Moines area. Personnel heard on News-Plus Twenty were hosts Douglas Vernier, reporters Erik Baum, John Fischer, Nancy York, Sally Stevenson, the program’s executive producer. Douglas Vernier served as director of broadcast services at KUNI/KHKE for 30 years.  

 

Inventory

Tapes

Box 1 - October 24, 1973 – December 31, 1973

Box 2  - January 1, 1974 – March 15, 1974

Box 3 - March 26, 1974 – January 1, 1975, December 28, 1977 – January 3, 1978

Box 4 - January 4, 1978 – January 25, 1978

Box 5 - January 25, 1978 – February 13, 1978

Box 6 - February 14, 1978 – March 2, 1978

Box 7 - March 3, 1978 – March 21, 1978

Box 8 - March 22, 1978 – April 7, 1978

Box 9 - April 10, 1978 – April 26, 1978

Box 10 - April 26, 1978 – May 15, 1978

Box 11 - May 16, 1978 – June 2, 1978

Box 12 - June 5, 1978 – October 25, 1978

Box 13 - October 26, 1978 – November 15, 1978

Box 14 - November 16, 1978 – December 5, 1978

Box 15 - December 6, 1978 – December 25, 1978

Box 16 - December 26, 1978 – January 12, 1979

Box 17 - January 17, 1979 – February 6, 1979

Box 18 - February 9, 1979 – February 26, 1979

Box 19 - March 1, 1979 – March 19, 1979

Box 20 - March 23, 1979 – April 9, 1979

Box 21 - April 10, 1979 – May 1, 1979

Box 22 - May 2, 1979 – May 22, 1979

Box 23 - May 23, 1979 – May 30, 1979

Scripts

Box 24 - November 1973 – December 1974

Box 25 - January 1975 – December 1975

Box 26 - January 1976 – December 1976

Box 27 - January 1977 – December 1977

Box 28 - January 1978 – December 1978

Processing Information

Collection initially arranged by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, late 1970s; prepared for the Web by Archives Intern Erik Walker and Assistant Archivist Dustin S. Witsman, April 2015. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2018. Linear feet updated on September 14, 2017.

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