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.
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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...