June 29, 2023 | June 29, 1973
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On June 29th of that year, Erie City Council, confused by the Supreme Court’s decision in Miller versus the State of California, debated pornography, community standards, and whether or not to close the Regent Adult Theatre at Tenth and Parade.
This Day in History is presented by the Emmy-nominated Chronicles. Showing Bellwether: The Political Evolution of Erie tonight at eight on WQLN PBS.