Survey for Oregon Historical Society Exhibit

As we approach our 50th Anniversary, we are looking for the KBOO audience to help us sort through our history and decide on 5 most important moments in KBOO history We'd like you to fill out this survey: Read more


Reunite with old news and public affairs programming here at KBOO!  Please join us on Saturday, March 25 to reminisce with current & past volunteers to add missing information to the KBOO archives memory bank! This event is open to the public. If you know how to add materi... Read more

Good-by, with Much Gratitude, to Volunteer Steve Nassar

Produced for Democracy Now!,
  Outstanding KBOO volunteer Steve Nassar is leaving his role as board-op and announcer for Democracy Now and Talk Radio. If you listen to Democracy Now at 7AM on KBOO, chances are you have heard Steve's voice during the breaks of the program, giving the legal I.D., the we... Read more

Katherine Dunn

Katherine Dunn, author and radio personality, passed away on May 11th, 2016. In her novel, Geek Love, she refers to KBOO as Radio KBNK. We have the honor of preserving some of her radio work, including this clip of her reading "Scut Farkus and the Murderous Mariah" by Jean ... Read more

Toxic Hate and Guess Who's Coming to Radio

I find it easy to listen to the radio and applaud our DJs and radio producers for the good work they are doing: exposing truth, healing us from daily harshness through amazing music, and keeping the edge of education and uncomfortable radio balanced enough for us to learn f... Read more

The River Signal Starts June First!

Our friends at the Steam Radio Syndicate, Galen, Brian, and Reid, are out in the world, getting The Channel Princess, a paddlewheel riverboat, to the Mississippi River.  They'll be floating south down the river "America's Last Highway" for the summer, and creating amazing r... Read more

Don Manning Memorial Service Information

The  Memorial for Don Manning, long time KBOO jazz host, will take place this  Sunday September 21st, at Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capital Highway from  2:30 - 4:30 pm. A jazz trio with Lee Reinoehl, piano, Nick Gefroh, drums, and unnamed bass player will play, and NI... Read more

KBOO Receives Grant to Investigate ALEC Ties to Oregon Legislation

KBOO Community Radio 90.7 FM has been awarded a five thousand dollar grant from the Fund For Investigative Journalism (FIJ) to conduct an investigation of Oregon legislation which has been influenced or created by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).  With this... Read more

Disabled? Yes and No

Hi. I am Grace Eagle Reed and I am the host for Disability Awareness. My guest and I broadcast on the 4th Monday of the month at 11am. I am 70 years old and have MS (Multiple Sclerosis). I have had MS since age 35 so have been disabled for a long time. I am a survivor in a ... Read more