Community Radio

I’m a community radio junkie. One of my favorites growing up with KNHC, aka C89 FM. They’ve won several awards, including Best Dance Station. To me, that’s a huge deal since this local, student run (high-school students at that) community station beat out major national players. Almost daily I listen to KEXP. John in the Read More …

Additional Thoughts On The KPLU Sale

Heard this morning about KPLU having an FAQ about the sale on their site. I’ve already written on this, but I felt that a desire to comment after reviewing this newest bit of info. I give them credit for including links to ways to challenge with the FCC the sale, how to cancel your support (if Read More …

KPLU, KUOW, Evolutions and Deaths

I care deeply about journalism. Having quality, full time staff to dive deeply into issues is critical for our culture, for our democracy. Additionally critical: willingness to dive deeply into serious issues that need coverage, regardless of ratings. It’s critical from the national level all the way down to the local/hyperlocal. And, I’d argue, it’s Read More …