Recent Blog Posts

Interviews by Ender Black

---------------------------------------------------------- For a long time I have been part of the KBOO community as a segment producer and collaborator. Since April 2017 I have had my own allocated space with the show Squirrels Know, broadcast every fourth Friday of the mo... Read more

KBOO COVID-19 News Updates from March - May 2020

Friday May 8th: Gov. Kate Brown yesterday outlined a phased plan to reopen the state starting with rural areas that have seen few cases of Covid-19. On May 15, Brown will loosen restrictions statewide on day cares and on retail shops that were previously closed. Counties ... Read more

Accomplishments that Oregon protests for racial justice have achieved in the past three weeks:

In Portland: 6/8 Police Chief Jamie Resch resigns 6/11 Don’t Shoot PDX is successful in a lawsuit to temporarily ban tear gas 6/16 Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announces early retirement; Mike Schmidt (elected in May) will replace him for t... Read more

Volunteers needed: Citizen reporters

KBOO is looking for people to report from the streets. Help give live updates and help us put the mic into the hands of the people! Contact our News Director, Althea, at newsdirector [at] kboo [dot] org.  Read more

For Volunteers: FCC Refresher Classes

The programming team will be holding FCC Refresher Classes every night this week at 7pm on Zoom. Here about any updates or clarifications. Bring your FCC questions because we'll be doing a Q&A at the end of each session. Check your email for the zoom link.    Read more

Documenting Those Killed While Protesting George Floyd's Murder

This is a post to outline who has been killed protesting George Floyd's murder. Yes, a former police officer was killed in St. Louis while protecting his friend's pawn shop from looters. THAT is all over the news. But there have also been 5 people killed during the protests... Read more