We will enrich our music and news programming with an emphasis on digital-first content and new program initiatives, ensuring our relevance to more people in our local communities and beyond. There’s no predicting what the next big storytelling moment will be or where you’ll be when we tell it. We just know you’ll hear it from us.

APM REPORTS  Launch and grow our national investigative and documentary reporting group that works to raise awareness, trigger debate and prompt positive change via non-partisan, independent journalism

MPR NEWS  Support new voices, diverse talent, enhanced digital content and audience engagement

MARKETPLACE  Integrate technology to expand access, engage new talent for enhanced audience engagement and develop new programming to foster important dialogue

CLASSICAL SERVICES  Grow digital programming for regional and national services to reach and serve new audiences; expand education programming for young people

THE CURRENT  Expand programming regionally, nationally, and digitally to become a hub for musically curious people everywhere

WATER  Launch a multi-year initiative to measurably advance the public’s understanding of water issues through storytelling, reporting, events, podcasts, cultural programming, online activities and more

MENTAL HEALTH  Develop a multi-year initiative designed to measurably raise awareness and understanding of mental health and reduce the stigma related to mental illness through storytelling, reporting, events, podcasts, cultural programming, online activities and more

EDUCATION  Create a multi-year initiative to raise awareness about the importance of early childhood learning

NEW PROGRAMMING FOR NEW AUDIENCES  Create compelling new multimedia content; develop new podcasts for new audiences; expand our science podcast for kids (Brains On!)

Develop and grow an organization-wide program to attract, nurture and retain diverse talent, building a professional pipeline that over time transforms the talent at MPR I APM

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