May 1, 2008 marks 30 years of KFAI programming in the Twin Cities. KFAI's first broadcast took place in the belfry at Walker Church in south Minneapolis. A handful of volunteers provided the first years of programming with a 10 watt license. KFAI grew up in the Powderhorn neighborhood and moved to its current location on the West Bank in 1991. You can read a brief synopsis of KFAI's history
KFAI is planning a series of 30th Anniversary events for June 2008 – April 2009, highlighting the music, public affairs and cultural programs heard on KFAI. A complete calendar of happenings, including THE celebratory party for KFAI's power increase will be announced soon. Stay tuned!