WHO Radio http://iowapublicradio.org en Jack Shelley 1912-2010 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/jack-shelley-1912-2010 <p></p><p></p><p>A beloved Iowa journalist is being remembered today. Jack Shelley passed away last night at the age of 98. Shelley was there in the early days of radio and television and sent home riveting stories from WWII. We look back at the career of this pioneer broadcaster. Sounds from 1945-1953 in Guam, Belgium, Tokyo Bay and the state of Nevada. Major events related to the atomic bomb are closely linked to Shelley's news coverage. Old audio is from&nbsp;WHO's original recordings, on fire at the Archives of Iowa Broadcasting.</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Sep 2010 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 18326 at http://iowapublicradio.org Jack Shelley 1912-2010 Private Pepper's Story http://iowapublicradio.org/post/private-peppers-story <p></p><p></p><p>Soon after V-E Day, Iowa G-I's were invited to say hi to mom, in a special Mother's Day radio broadcast back home. Sixty-three years later, an emotional Gerald Pepper of Ames hears his voice as a young Army PFC, for the first time. The original WHO Radio recording was found at the Archives of Iowa Broadcasting, at Wartburg College in Waverly. Sounds from May 1945, in Rosenheim, Germany.&nbsp;Note: Pepper passed away in 2011.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2008 05:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 13266 at http://iowapublicradio.org Private Pepper's Story