The News Vault from KCBS Radio

The News Vault from KCBS Radio

The News Vault from KCBS Radio

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
The News Vault from KCBS Radio is a podcast that brings radio news history back to life. Hosted by KCBS Radio morning anchor Stan Bunger, each episode will focus on news audio retrieved from the KCBS Radio archives. Stan sets the stage for each of these "museum pieces" with context and inside stories - the "news behind the news."
  1. May 11, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 7 AM to 8 AM plus 8:06 AM "Beat…
    On August 25, 1981, a construction crew punctured a 16-inch natural gas gas pipeline within a block of KCBS Radio's Embarcadero Center studios in San Francisco. The leak went on for hours, forcing the evacuatio…
  2. May 11, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 7 AM to 8 AM plus 8:06 AM "Beat…
    KCBS Radio "morning-after" coverage of 1981 San Francisco Financial District natural gas leak
  3. March 11, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 5:06 AM to 6 AM August 26, 1981…
    On August 25, 1981, a construction crew punctured a 16-inch natural gas gas pipeline within a block of KCBS Radio's Embarcadero Center studios in San Francisco. The leak went on for hours, forcing the evacuatio…
  4. March 11, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 5:06 AM to 6 AM August 26, 1981…
    KCBS Radio "morning-after" coverage of 1981 San Francisco Financial District natural gas leak
  5. February 14, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 6 AM to 7 AM August 26, 1981.
    On August 25, 1981, a construction crew punctured a 16-inch natural gas gas pipeline within a block of KCBS Radio's Embarcadero Center studios in San Francisco. The leak went on for hours, forcing the evacuatio…
  6. February 14, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Aircheck: 6 AM to 7 AM August 26, 1981.
    KCBS Radio "morning-after" coverage of 1981 San Francisco Financial District natural gas leak
  7. January 24, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Coverage: 1981 San Francisco Financial Di…
    On August 25, 1981, a construction crew punctured a 16-inch natural gas gas pipeline within a block of KCBS Radio's Embarcadero Center studios in San Francisco. The leak went on for hours, forcing the evacuatio…
  8. January 24, 2020
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    KCBS Radio Coverage: 1981 San Francisco Financial Di…
    KCBS Radio coverage of 1981 San Francisco Financial District natural gas leak
  9. January 06, 2020
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    KCBS Radio "Jan Black's Journal" April 27, 1988
    An edition of the KCBS Radio newsmagazine program "Jan Black's Journal" broadcast from San Jose's Fairmont Hotel on April 27, 1988. The guest host Jan Hutchins, himself the host of a regular evening interview p…
  10. January 06, 2020
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    KCBS Radio "Jan Black's Journal" April 27, 1988
    "Jan Black's Journal" April 27, 1988 with Jan Hutchins, Bob Haulman, and Harry Farrell
  11. December 10, 2019
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    KCBS Radio Special Report: "The Feinstein Years" Au…
    On August 27, 1987, KCBS Radio broadcast an hour-long special report, "The Feinstein Years". Produced and reported by longtime KCBS Radio San Francisco City Hall reporter Barbara Taylor, the piece examined the…
  12. December 10, 2019
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    KCBS Radio Special Report: "The Feinstein Years" Au…
    1987 KCBS Radio special report examines Dianne Feinstein's lengthy career in San Francisco politics
  13. November 21, 2019
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    KCBS Radio Special Report: "Gourmet Garbage" Decembe…
    On December 23 1993, KCBS Radio broadcast a special report entitled “Gourmet Garbage”. Reporter Mike Sugerman looked into the amount of food wasted by the food service business, at a time when public attention…
  14. November 21, 2019
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    KCBS Radio Special Report: "Gourmet Garbage" Decembe…
    1993 KCBS Radio Special Report examines food waste
  15. November 12, 2019
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    KCBS Radio "News Conference" (Host Scott Beach) May…
    This May 31, 1961 KCBS Radio broadcast featured host Scott Beach interviewing UC Berkeley Professor Jack London, an expert in the area of Adult Education. The "News Conference" format allowed listeners to submi…
  16. November 12, 2019
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    KCBS Radio "News Conference" (Host Scott Beach) May…
    Host Scott Beach interviews UC Berkeley Professor Jack London in May 31, 1961 edition of KCBS Radio "News Conference" series
  17. November 04, 2019
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    NewsVault: "25 Years of Broadcasting" 1945 Live Broa…
    On November 10 1945, KQW (the predecessor call letters to KCBS Radio) aired a live production celebrating "25 Years of Broadcasting" as the radio industry marked a quarter-century since the first government-lic…
  18. November 04, 2019
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    NewsVault: "25 Years of Broadcasting" 1945 Live Broa…
    1945 live broadcast saluting "25th anniversary of radio industry" with 1975 introduction by original engineer
  19. October 14, 2019
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    The Loma Prieta Earthquake: Hour One of KCBS Radio…
    This is a “telescoped” reel of audio from the period between 5pm and 6pm on October 17, 1989 as KCBS Radio swings into gear after the Loma Prieta Earthquake—the first hour of coverage following the 5:03 pm quak…
  20. October 14, 2019
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