Stories tagged: Gary Stokes
Sun., April 23, 2017, 4 a.m.
PBS President Paula Kerger talks 24-hour children’s TV, proposed Trump budget cuts and latest Ken Burns documentary in Spokane visit
When Paula Kerger took over as president and chief executive officer of PBS in 2006, Netflix was a year away from introducing streaming shows and Facebook was only available to …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 5:10 a.m.
Front & Center: As KSPS turns 50, Gary Stokes helps TV station keep moving forward
Gary Stokes is president and general manager of
Thu., March 6, 2014, midnight
Area students win trips through Ambassador Programs
It was two of the longest days in Autumn Bergman’s life. For 48 hours she had to keep a big secret from her 13-year-old daughter, Ayesha Bergman. Ayesha was one …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013, midnight
With Stokes at the controls, KSPS operates as independent PBS affiliate
W hen Gary Stokes moved to Spokane in 2011 to become executive director of the Friends of KSPS, he never dreamed he’d be back running a television station. But that’s …
Thu., July 26, 2012, midnight
Schools, TV station consider cutting ties
Spokane Public Schools’ board voted unanimously Wednesday to begin negotiations with KSPS about the possibility of separating the public television station from the school district. If KSPS’ board – the …