Kalaallit Nunaata Radioa

Kalaallit Nunaata Radioa (literally Greenland's Radio, usually referred to as The Greenlandic Broadcasting Corporation or KNR) is the national public broadcasting corporation of Greenland, based in the country's capital city, Nuuk.

It is an independent state-owned corporation headed by a five-person board. Its activities are funded from a mixture of sources, mainly direct government funding but also on-air advertising.

KNR provides one national television station and one national radio station. The radio station operates on 650 kHz mostly in the Greenlandic language (Kalaallisut) but also in Danish. The television schedule consists of a mix of locally produced programmes, news in Kalaallisut, plus the main news bulletins and some other programmes from Danmarks Radio (DR), and TV2 in Copenhagen. A second radio channel relays DR output directly but is available only in the capital, Nuuk.

Local commercial television stations can be found in several Greenlandic towns. Some stations are Nuuk TV and Sisimiut TV. Local television stations gathered in the organization STTK.

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Teenage aviator aims to be youngest woman to circle the globe solo

Indian Express 26 Aug 2021
Zara Rutherford, 19, was about 20 minutes into a flight from Iceland to Greenland when her tiny plane lost radio contact with the outside world ... After her radio cut out during the journey to Greenland, for example, he asked in a text message if she was able to climb through holes in the clouds to an altitude where the visibility would be better....

Sens. Birdsell and Carson: NH finally protects the unborn in the last months of pregnancy

Fosters 20 Jul 2021
At long last, New Hampshire has joined the ranks of 43 states that limit the practice of late-term abortion ... But as Lovering Health Center in Greenland recently told New Hampshire Public Radio, “ultrasounds are already routine for most abortions.” And they are covered as prenatal care under New Hampshire insurance policies and ACA plans....

Mount Tom plane crash victims remembered 75 years later

Stars and Stripes 10 Jul 2021
(Tribune News Service) — On the evening of July 9, 1946, a group of men flew together toward Long Island from Goose Bay, Labrador, after serving in a long war ... Their war was over. At about 10.20 p.m ... All 25 men aboard were killed ... U.S ... Stettner said his mother’s brother worked at a long-range radio navigation station on the southeast coast of Greenland....

Greenland 2: 6 Quick Things We Know About Gerard Butler’s Greenland: Migration

Cinema Blend 18 Jun 2021
Released during one of the many peaks of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the Gerard Butler-led disaster film Greenland offered audiences a brief respite by allowing them to forget about their own problems for two hours and instead follow a family seeking shelter from a planet-killing comet ... When Greenland ... According to Deadline, Greenland ... Greenland....

Telescopes unite in unprecedented observations of famous black hole

Technology Org 16 Apr 2021
The sequence begins with the EHT image of the black hole in and then moves through images from other radio telescope arrays from around the globe, moving outward in the field of view during each step ... M87’s jets produce light spanning the entire electromagnetic spectrum, from radio waves to visible light to gamma rays....


Santa Barbara News-Press 15 Dec 2020
He was 91 years old ... Ben was an Air Force veteran, serving from 1951 to 1955 at Keesler AFB in Mississippi, Sondrestrom AFB in Greenland, and Port Mugu AFB in Oxnard, CA. He developed an expertise in radio communication, which translated into a career in Telemetry (satellite/aircraft data communications) ... Ben was always known for his love of family ... ....

Not even Santa Claus can escape the effects of COVID-19

Cadillac News 24 Nov 2020
CADILLAC — You know it's a rough year when Santa Claus decides to call it quits ... "It's been a long time," Jones said ... Claus has been dealing with lately ... "That's basically it." ... Years ago, Goggin recalls one Christmas when her father-in-law set up his ham radio so Santa could talk to her daughter from the North Pole (or, more accurately, Greenland) ... ....

Column: This Is No Way For Us to Buy Out a Country

The Pilot 07 Sep 2019
While Donald Trump clumsily tries to buy Greenland and gets rebuffed, he also starts quoting a radio host who now calls him the “King of Israel” and “the second coming of God.” I have to say I expected better from .......