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Election 2020: Washington County Commission District 1 Candidate Nafisa Fai

Airs at: Fri, 10/16/2020 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  "I think people in Washington County are ready for change, they're ready for new perspectives. They're ready for communities who have been left behind to have a seat at the table ...  and to elect me, I'm honored to carry [that] forward." Nafisa Fai is running for offic... Read more

PAALF Action Fund will host Black-centered Mayoral Debate with Black Voices United and Open Signal

Airs at: Fri, 10/16/2020 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  This Sunday, October 18th, at 5 pm, the Portland African American Leadership Forum Action Fund, in partnership with Black Voices United and Open Signal Labs, will host a Black centered mayoral debate between incumbent Mayor Ted Wheeler and Sarah Iannarone. Debate questio... Read more

Reform, Demilitarize, Defund

Airs at: Mon, 10/19/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Public Perceptions of Police and Protests: The Council on Criminal Justice recently hosted a webinar on public perceptions of police and protests against brutality and for accountability. On this edition of Prison Pipeline we hear portions of that audio including Pulitzer P... Read more

Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe

Airs at: Mon, 10/19/2020 at 11:00pm - Tue, 10/20/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Fortunato returns to the air with a reading of the classic horror story that is more than relevant today. First published in 1842, and drawing on many conventions of Gothic fiction, Edgar Allen Poe tells the tale of Prince Prospero who figures to lock himself and his many c... Read more

Coming Home: Return of the Alutiiq Masks

Airs at: Tue, 10/20/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae Roberts presents "Coming Home: Return of the Alutiiq Masks" Dmae Roberts presents and encore edition of the half-hour version of Coming Home: Return of the Alutiiq Masks, originally a one-hour radio documentary that interweaves oral history interviews, Alutiiq music... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Jeannie Kenmotsu of the Portland Art Museum,

Airs at: Tue, 10/20/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday October 20, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews Jeannie Kenmotsu, the curator of Japanese art at the Portland Art Museum, about the show “Japan’s Women Printmakers” which is on now through April 2021 at the museum. Kenmotsu talks about how a group of p... Read more

Allie Brosh - Solutions and Other Problems

Airs at: Thu, 10/22/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Allie Brosh is the creator of the comics blog Hyperbole and a Half and the author of the book collection of the same name, which unexpectedly shot to number one on the New York Times bestseller list in 2013. Her long-awaited second book Solutions and Other Problems arriv... Read more

Go k-BOO for scares this week with horror films on Film at 11, Friday 23 October 2020

Airs at: Fri, 10/23/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week we start out with two horror films, The Wolf of Moon Hollow and We Summon the Darkness, followed by some nostalgia horror from Mathew of KBOO's Gremlin Time, discussing Title, and then Jeff Godsil on Joseph von Sternberg's lavish Dietrich vehicle The Scarlet Empre... 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

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 John Carpenter's seminal Halloween. Also on hand is Britta Gordon on XXXXX, and D... Read more

KBOO 2020 Annual Meeting

KBOO Election and Annual Membership Meeting, Saturday, Nov 7, 2020, 2:00-4:00 pm - Online via Zoom Meeting REGISTER FOR THE ZOOM MEETING HERE KBOO Community Members, we survived 2020! Let’s come together on November 7 to celebrate our activism, commitments to justice and d... 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