By Peter Finney Jr., Clarion Herald Catholic Community Radio, which operates 690-AM WQNO in the Archdiocese of New Orleans and also provides Catholic radio programming
By Peter Finney Jr. Can you hear me now? For the last three years, Catholic Community Radio has gained a foothold at 690 on
Inside a small, makeshift studio at Notre Dame Seminary lined with egg crate foam for sound insulation and pictures of the Divine Mercy Jesus and Pope Francis for spiritual inspiration, Catholic Community Radio president David Dawson, Catholic Foodie blogger Jeff Young and Msgr. Christopher Nalty chat up the importance of family and food on “Around the Table Food Show.”
A Baton Rouge businessman who joined with partners to start an independent Catholic radio station in the Diocese of Baton Rouge has agreed to purchase WIST 690-AM in New Orleans and plans to launch Catholic Community Radio with local and national Catholic programming in the Archdiocese of New Orleans by the end of the year.