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Drones over the Willamette

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Verizon is planning to build a drone testing facility along the Willamette River in North Portland. Until recently few people knew about this plan and it seems that Verizon hoped to get the project approved away from the public eye. However neighborhood activists got wind o... Read more

Two Stories by Edgar Allen Poe and Hitchcock's Psycho

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The Sampler returns with some Halloween fun. Featured in today's show, Katherine Dunn and Fortunato will read two of Edgar Allen Poe's classic horror stories, "The Masque of the Red Death" and "The Murders in the Rue Morgue". DK Holm will stop by to review a recent release ... Read more

Labor Against a Trump Coup

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Produced for Labor Radio
Labor Defending Democracy is a new formation of Portland area union activists who are organizing to prevent Trump from stealing the election.  By his own words, the president has threatened to reject an election defeat and to remain in power.  Laurie King and Dave King, lon... Read more

Black Political Prisoners Matter: Global Pandemics & Wrongful Incarcerations

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Adam Carpinelli interviews Aisha Mohammed and Jihad Abdulmumit from The Jericho Movement for Political Prisoner Amnesty, discussing the importance of supporting Black Political Prisoners during a time of global pandemic, national political uprisings in 2020 and recent campa... Read more

"Magic," Ingrid Wendt

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for The Occasion
The theme for October is "Magic," and the featured guest is Ingrid Wendt. Eugene (OR) poet Ingrid Wendt has authored five books of poems and co-edited the Oregon poetry anthology From Here We Speak and In Her Own Image: Women Working in the Arts.  A visiting poet in hundred... Read more

KBOO Board of Directors Candidate Interviews

Airs at: Tue, 10/27/2020 at 10:00am - 11:00am
  It's time to vote for KBOO's Board of Directors. Tune in to here from all our candidates to help you decide who should fill our open seats. This special program will air on Tues Oct 27 at 10am, and re-airing on Wed Oct 28 at 7pm. Ballots for KBOO's Board of Directors are... Read more

An hour with Jared Yates Sexton on his new book, Qanon and the lead-up to the election

Airs at: Wed, 10/28/2020 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  (From Wikipedia): Jared Yates Sexton is an American author and political commentator from Linton, Indiana. He is an associate professor in the Department of Writing and Linguistics at Georgia Southern University. Sexton is the author of three short story collections: An ... Read more

More 2020 hooorrooor on Film at 11, Friday 30th October 2020

Airs at: Fri, 10/30/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week in anticipation of the year's scariest day of the year, we have Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time on Mario Bava's anthology film  Black Sunday, and our L.A. correspondent Jeff Godsil on the seminal ghost story,  The Uninvited. Also on hand is Britta Gordon on a selec... Read more

KBOO 2020 Annual Meeting

              KBOO BOARD CANDIDATE FORUM: Sunday October 25th 12 - 2 pm: Please click this Zoom link to join the webinar on Sunday 10/25 to hear the Board candidate forum. Passcode: 957734   KBOO Election and Annual Membership Meeting, Saturday, Nov 7, 2020, 2:00-4:... Read more

The KBOO Citizen's Agenda: Election 2020

Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  The results are in! This month, we asked our community to respond to a survey about what they care about most this election season. The survey centered around one simple question: what do you want candidates to be talking about as they compete for votes? There are a lot... Read more

About the recent departure of two KBOO programmers

  Today it was announced that long-time KBOO program Press*Watch would no longer be airing. We know that this is a surprise to listeners of the show. Press*Watch host Theresa had originally announced that she was taking a short break from her program, but ultimately decide... Read more

Help Promote @KBOO on social media!

It's KBOO's Fall Membership Drive! We are trying to raise $80,000 by October 31st. We aren't in the station to take your calls but you can show your support by giving online. Please urge everyone you know to make a contribution at www.kboo.fm/give Can you help spread the w... Read more

Election Coverage

The results are in from KBOO's Citizen's Agenda Survey! Look and see what our respondents prioritized, and what we are focusing on in our election coverage! Look here for KBOO's latest audio reports on the 2020 election. Oregon Primary Election Coverage - May 2020 (inclu... Read more