KTTZ-FM Off Air

Due to the work on the tower, KTTZ-FM and KTXT-FM will be not be broadcasting an over air signal. The antennas are being removed for the next 2 or 3 weeks. However, both stations will still have their streams so listeners can still listen online at Radio.KTTZ.org or on the KTTZ mobile app. We apologize for inconvenience but we’ll meet you back on 89.1 FM as soon as we can!

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A little brown bat affected by white nose syndrome.
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Northeast Region

ITT: White Nose Syndrome in North American Bats

“It’s one of the worst things I’ve every seen.” That was the reaction of Nate Fuller, a Texas Tech post-doctoral researcher in biological sciences, when he saw at least 10,000 dead hibernating bats on a cave floor years ago. All died from white nose syndrome, a disease that has decimated more than 5.5 million bats across North America.

To date, the disease, which is caused by a fungus first discovered in the US in 2006 in a New York cave, has been found in 32 US states and seven...

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Junior Coffey Part 1

Oct 17, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek talks to Junior Coffey, the first African American athlete to play in a Texas UIL State Basketball Tournament. Also: hear how Junior Coffey and TTU System Chancellor Kent Hance began their lifelong friendship.

Grupo Fantasma On Mountain Stage

Oct 17, 2011

Latin funk band Grupo Fantasma brings its 10-piece lineup to Mountain Stage for a five-song set fusing African and Latin rhythms, driving horns and electric guitars. The band's 2010 album El Existential won a Grammy for Best Latin Rock, Alternative or Urban Album.

Jim Sowell Part 2

Oct 10, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia continues the Keeping It Local profile of TTU grad and former Regent, Jim Sowell. Learn about Jim's father, Billy Z., who flew a B-24 during World War II.

Jim Sowell Part 1

Oct 10, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek profiles TTU grad and former regent Jim Sowell. Hear the story of how he reconnected with his father, a WWII B-24 pilot, years after he passed.

Tier 1

Oct 6, 2011

 

TTU System Chancellor Kent Hance and ITT co-host Robert Giovannetti discuss Tech's goal to reach Tier 1 and become a National Research University. Guests include Lubbock National Bank President & CEO, Terry Key, and Overton Hotel Director of Sales & Marketing, Marcie Reno.

Lubbock Moonlight Musicals

Aug 17, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek visits with actors in Lubbock Moonlight Musicals' The King and I.

Lubbock Moonlight Musicals Website

 

Off-the-radar Sports at Tech

Jul 20, 2011

 

Keith Kohanek take a look at some athletic clubs on the Texas Tech campus that may not be on you radar.

Raider Cricket Club Website

Tech Quidditch Website

Wiley's BBQ

Jul 7, 2011

 

Keith & Marcela visit Wiley's BBQ in East Lubbock and talk with Buford Wiley about what it takes to make great Texas Barbecue. 

Wiley's BBQ Website

Dirty Deeds Soap

Jun 17, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia and Keith Kohanek visit with two Lubbock entrepreneurs who make and sell soap and bath accessories out of their home.

Dirty Deeds Soap Website

Roller Derby

Jun 10, 2011

 

Marcela Garcia attends a bout for the West Texas Roller Dollz and suits up for a few spins around the rink.

West Texas Roller Dollz Website

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