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Technology to speed up 911 response time, and UH coach Kelvin Sampson (April 5, 2022)

On Tuesday’s show: Missouri City uses new technology to improve 911 response times, City Council Member Mike Knox answers questions about issues facing the city, UH men’s basketball coach Kelvin Sampson talks about the Cougars’ last two NCAA tournament runs, and we talk with Sean Carey of the band Bon Iver.


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On Tuesday’s show: Missouri City recently became the first city in Texas to implement a new technology that helps police respond faster and more effectively to emergency calls. We learn more about Live911.

Also this hour: City Council Member Mike Knox joins us to answer your questions about issues facing the city.

Then, University of Houston men’s basketball coach Kelvin Sampson joins us to recap the Cougars’ latest NCAA tournament run and what the last two seasons have meant for the program and the university.

And Sean Carey from the band Bon Iver talks about the band’s music and his solo work ahead of a show at White Oak Music Hall.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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