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KBOO Spring Fundraiser - Growing the Grassroots

School Custodians and Nutrition Service Workers are Fighting Back

Airs at: Mon, 04/12/2021 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Join us in a conversation with Greg Meyers, Amy Silvia, and Veronica Green as we talk about the challenges of their jobs and their fight with Portland Public Schools for the compensation and working conditions that they deserve. Read more

In The Wake Of Blake

Airs at: Mon, 04/12/2021 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
The Washington state Supreme Court recently invalidated that state’s laws against simple personal possession of controlled substances. Simple possession had been a felony in Washington, regardless of whether the individual knew that they were in possession. The decision in ... Read more

Stop the Sweeps: Laurelhurst Park

Airs at: Mon, 04/12/2021 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
For the past several weeks, houseless advocates have held a 24-hour vigil at the houseless encampment at Laurelhurst Park in Southeast Portland to try to stop the local authorities from sweeping the encampment. Today we feature the voices of people camped at Laurelhurst, fr... Read more

Will the Biden administration stand up for Native sovereignty and against the fossil fuel industry?

Airs at: Wed, 04/14/2021 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio

Planting onions, dividing rhubarb, weeding around fruit trees

Airs at: Wed, 04/14/2021 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Dirtbag
Host Glen Andresen is joined by Jim Gilbert to talk about dividing rhubarb, planting bareroot and container plants, transplanting onions, the importance of weeding…and believe it or not, hand pollination!  As always, we'll have a new Plant of the Month (rhubarb…and "The One... Read more

Revisiting Dale Watson night : Live On Drinking From Puddles !!

Airs at: Wed, 04/14/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Drinking from Puddles
   Having warmed up for his Drinking From Puddles appearance by doing other programs first (like  The Late Show with David Letterman, Austin City Limits and Jimmy Kimmel Live!) Dale Watson was in fine form for this 2015 solo appearance on DFP. Hear him play a handful of son... Read more

Joey Ramone Day

Airs at: Thu, 04/15/2021 at 10:00pm - Fri, 04/16/2021 at 12:00am
OK, all you teenage lobotomys it's time to join Marcel Thursday from 10PM to Midnight to celebrate the life of Joey Ramone!! Two hours of the Ramones, as well as some rare recordings and solo performances from the iconic vocalist.  It has been 20 years since Joey Ramone pas... Read more

Film at 11 goes journeying on Friday, 16 April, 2021

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
Film at 11 takes a look at Bertrand Tavernier's Journeys Through French Cinema, now out on a Cohen Media Group Blu-Ray, while Jeff Godsill considers Val Lewton and Jacques Tourneur's  Cat People, Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time takes on xxxxx, and in the book corner, two BFI... Read more

Movin' On Earth Day Special

Airs at: Fri, 04/16/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Produced for Movin' On
Earth Day is approaching and on this Friday's extended edition of "Movin' On" music for and about the environment will be featured. Along with others, you will be able to hear artists like the duo Magpie, Pete Seeger, Tish Hinojosa, Bill Staines, Peter Rowan and selections ... Read more

Imago Theatre: The Strange Case of Nick M.

Airs at: Mon, 05/03/2021 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
  Imago Theatre and KBOO Community Radio are excited to announce a multi-production radio theater series for 2021. First up is The Strange Case of Nick M. by Drew Pisarra, premiering on May 3 at 10PM on KBOO. Audiences can tune in on 90.7fm in Portland, 91.9fm in Hood Rive... Read more

Register for KBOO's Special Earth Day Webinar

Produced for Locus Focus
For two decades communities across the Pacific Northwest have been inundated with proposals to build mega coal, oil and fracked gas terminals and pipelines from Coos Bay to the Salish Sea. And for two decades these communities have risen up to stop these projects. Now most ... Read more

Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientations for new volunteers

Interested in becoming a KBOO volunteer? The first step is to attend one of our virtual volunteer orientations. To attend, register online using the links below. Here's the schedule for this Spring:   Spring 2021 Volunteer Orientation schedule:    Tues, Feb 2 @ 6pm-7:30pm... Read more