WLRN (South Florida)


Public Radio and Television serving South Florida's diverse community.
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Primary geographic focus: Florida
Organization type(s): Media
Acronym or short name: WLRN

WLRN Public Radio and Television serves South Florida’s diverse community. Licensed to the school board of Dade County, WLRN is best known for its award winning public radio and television programs, but its services go well beyond the airwaves. It’s a complex media enterprise consisting of radio and television stations and educational channels.



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Did The Government Do Enough To Accommodate Disabled At D-SNAP Registration? Suit Says No

Wilson Sayre
WLRN (South Florida)
November 14, 2017
There’s an ongoing lawsuit that might reopen registration for some people with disabilities because, the suit claims, the lines to sign up were prohibitively long.

Interview

Are People Getting Unemployment Help Post-Irma?

Wilson Sayre
WLRN (South Florida)
October 25, 2017
Daniel Rowinsky, staff attorney with Legal Services of Greater Miami, spoke with WLRN’s Wilson Sayre about what he has seen over the past few weeks as he has tried to help people through the application process for DUA.

News Story

Public Housing Tenant: My Apartment Was Making My Kids Sick

Nadege Green
WLRN (South Florida)
April 12, 2017
Mold is not uncommon in public and private housing throughout South Florida, but for low income renters who can’t afford to move out or wage costly court battles against their landlords to fix the problem, that could mean living with the fungus, sometime for years.

News Story

Study Shows Free Legal Services For The Poor Are Good For Business, Not Just To Feel Good

Wilson Sayre
WLRN (South Florida)
February 9, 2017
A new study from the Foundation found that for every dollar spent towards legal aid services, there is a $7 return on investment.



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