The show premiered on November 5, 1979; its weekend counterpart is Weekend Edition. Morning Edition is an American radio news program produced runs for two hours, many stations repeat one , distributed by airs weekday mornings ( Monday through Friday) both hours. National Public Radio ( NPR publicly funded non- profit membership media organization based in Washington, stylized as npr) is an American privately D.
Morning Edition for August 17 Hear the Morning Edition program for August 17 . NPR differs from other non- profit membership media organizations in that it was established by an act of Congress , such as AP most of its member stations are owned by government entities ( often public universities).