Ed Burrows http://michiganradio.org en Happy Birthday, Michigan Radio! Celebrating 65 years of public service broadcasting http://michiganradio.org/post/happy-birthday-michigan-radio-celebrating-65-years-public-service-broadcasting <p></p><p>Sixty-five years ago today, WUOM aired its first broadcast from temporary studios in Angell Hall on the campus of the University of Michigan.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Mark Brush 13378 at http://michiganradio.org Happy Birthday, Michigan Radio! Celebrating 65 years of public service broadcasting Ed Burrows, former Michigan Radio station manager, dies at 94 http://michiganradio.org/post/ed-burrows-former-michigan-radio-station-manager-dies <p>Edwin G. <span class="il">Burrows</span> who was Michigan Radio&#39;s station manager from 1948-1970 passed away yesterday at the age of 94.</p><p>Burrows was one of the leaders involved in securing federal funding for public radio through the Public Broadcasting Act of 1967. <a href="http://www.current.org/history/history0506pba.shtml">Current.org</a> has more on the interesting history of how radio was included in that legislation.</p><p>Below is the obituary from the family.</p> Mon, 21 Nov 2011 15:56:27 +0000 Mark Brush 5083 at http://michiganradio.org Ed Burrows, former Michigan Radio station manager, dies at 94