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Connecticut Public Radio Frequently Asked Questions

How do I subscribe to "Your Start," the Connecticut Public Radio daily newsletter?
Easy. Just click HERE. And if you like it, please forward or share it with your friends.

Does Connecticut Public Radio have a mobile App?
Yes we do — for both Apple and Android devices! The app enables you to listen to our live radio stream, follow our local news stories and get on-demand audio from any of our local talk shows. You can set a built-in alarm to wake up to Morning Edition, and receive push notifications and special announcements. The app includes great video content from CPTV and a full selection of videos, games and a live stream of PBS Kids. 

Download from the App Store.
Download from Google Play.

How do I find Connecticut Public Radio on my Smart Speaker? 
Click HERE
for instructions for Google, Apple and Amazon smart speakers. 

Is Connecticut Public Radio on the NPR One App?
NPR One mixes national NPR news with local Connecticut Public Radio content -- and you can find podcasts of all our talk shows there, too. Just choose WNPR as your local station. Get the app or listen on the web

How can I listen to Connecticut Public Radio if I am not using a terrestrial radio?
There are many ways to listen to Connecticut Public Radio via mobile devices and streaming apps. One of the easiest is to go to (the top of THIS website) and click on the play button in our Listen Live player.

NPR also suggests other ways to listen that don’t involve a radio.

I heard something on Connecticut Public Radio but can’t find it on your website. Can you help me?
If you know the name of the show you were listening to, look at our list of programs: Many shows have their own websites and we don’t have every audio segment on

Still stumped? Email

Please include as much detail as possible, including:

  • Date and time you heard it
  • The show it aired on

I heard something on Connecticut Public Radio and want to respond. Where do I send my comment or question?
Not everything broadcast on WNPR is produced by Connecticut Public Radio. If you know the show you want to respond to, contact its producers directly. See the list of programs heard on WNPR here and find the contact link on individual show pages: And if you'd prefer to email our newsroom generally, send your remarks to

I want to contact one of your talk shows during a live broadcast. What number do I use?
We take calls during live broadcasts of Where We Live, The Colin McEnroe Show, and The Wheelhouse. Call (888) 720-9677. You can also reach the shows on Twitter or Facebook, including during live broadcasts. See the individual show pages for the link: Reach our main line for the newsroom in Hartford directly at (860) 275-7272.

How can I contact your talk shows if it’s not during a live broadcast?
Email is the best way to make show topic suggestions. Find an email address for each show, a contact number, and names of producers on the program page for each show.

Where We Live
The Colin McEnroe Show
The Wheelhouse
Faith Middleton Food Schmooze

I want to become a sponsor on Connecticut Public Radio (or another Connecticut Public property). How do I learn more?
Please take a look at our media kit for sponsors and advertisers. And thank you for your interest!

I have a news story to pitch to Connecticut Public Radio. How can I reach you?
Email works best for our busy newsroom. Send your pitch to and it will reach our team. We can’t promise a response, but we appreciate your pitches and will be in touch with you if we want to follow up on your idea.

Who do I contact about my donation to Connecticut Public Radio?

Phone: (888) 720-9677 or (888) 720-WNPR

Where are the studios for Connecticut Public Radio?

Hartford studios:
1049 Asylum Ave.
Hartford, CT 06105

Go here for detailed directions.

New Haven studio:
Located within Gateway Community College
20 Church Street
New Haven, CT 06510