Tim Emmons http://northernpublicradio.org en New WNIJ/WNIU Visitor Center Honors Former General Manager http://northernpublicradio.org/post/new-wnijwniu-visitor-center-honors-former-general-manager <p>Family, friends, and community members joined Northern Public Radio Thursday evening to dedicate a portion of the station's DeKalb location to Tim Emmons, station manager from 1995 to 2012.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:11:55 +0000 Susan Stephens 49377 at http://northernpublicradio.org New WNIJ/WNIU Visitor Center Honors Former General Manager Tim Emmons Memorial Center To Be Dedicated http://northernpublicradio.org/post/tim-emmons-memorial-center-be-dedicated <p></p><p>Northern Public Radio will dedicate the Emmons Memorial Visitor Center in memory of Tim Emmons this Thursday, June 19, at 5:30 p.m.</p><p>Northern Illinois University President, Doug Baker, will speak at the dedication. Other speakers will include Vice President of Outreach, Engagement and Regional Development, Anne Kaplan, and Northern Public Radio Director and General Manager, Staci Hoste.</p><p>A tour of the station will follow at 6:15 p.m.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:00:13 +0000 Dan Klefstad 49263 at http://northernpublicradio.org Tim Emmons Memorial Center To Be Dedicated First Tim Emmons Scholarship Awarded http://northernpublicradio.org/post/first-tim-emmons-scholarship-awarded <p>The inaugural Tim Emmons Memorial Scholarship was awarded today to Tammy Terwelp, Director of Content and Programming at Essential Public Media in Pittsburgh.</p><p>The scholarship, presented by the Public Radio Program Directors Association,&nbsp; celebrates the life of Tim Emmons, longtime Program Director and General Manager of Northern Public Radio. He died in February after a long struggle with cancer.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 19:51:12 +0000 WNIJ 18351 at http://northernpublicradio.org First Tim Emmons Scholarship Awarded Tim Emmons, 1958 - 2012 http://northernpublicradio.org/post/tim-emmons-1958-2012 <p>Northern Public Radio is&nbsp;sad to report the&nbsp;passing of Tim Emmons, who died&nbsp;February&nbsp;18th&nbsp;after a nearly four-year battle with cancer. Sun, 19 Feb 2012 21:22:19 +0000 WNIJ 7186 at http://northernpublicradio.org Tim Emmons, 1958 - 2012