Station Announcements

  • Thanks to everyone who called, walked in, or used the web to make a contribution during KFAI’s Spring Pledge Drive. With your help, we were able to exceed our goal of $100,000! KFAI’s largest contributors are you, listener members, so on behalf of the KFAI Board of Directors, staff and volunteers, thank you for making this drive a success!

  • KFAI’s Spring 2009 Pledge Drive runs from Saturday, April 11th and runs until Friday, April 24th. Listener supports is a vital part of the programing on KFAI. Support KFAI by pledging now. Call (612) 375-9030 or pledge online:pledge.

  • Hard times are hitting non-profits just like everyone else. Now more than ever, independent media outlets like KFAI RADIO are essential for a Main Street being ripped off by Wall Street. Enjoy a homemade international buffet of delights from vegetarian curry to a chicken dish (TBA), plus snacks like guacamole with tortilla chips and hummus with pita bread. Homemade desserts, too.

    SAT.

  • KFAI invites you for an evening of great Cajun and Zydeco music, food, costumes, dancing and loads of fun at our annual MARDI GRAS PARTY at the Eagles Club in Minneapolis.

    The party takes place at the Eagles Club on Fat Tuesday, February 24. Music starts at 7:00.

    Music will be by The Faux Playboys, Brass Messengers, Mr. Rolls, and The Rockin’ Pinecones.

  • Tune into KFAI today from 11am until 2pm, to hear a live broadcast of the Presidential Inauguration followed by special programming from Pacifica Radio.

    Starting at 11am, Conversations with AL McFarlane will air the swearing in and inauguration speech followed by a live national call in program from Pacifica Radio in place of the noon broadcast of Democracy Now.

  • Step right this way for a festive night celebrating the Chautauqua Circuit (1874 –1935), a wildly popular national network of traveling lecturers, performing artists, and entertainers.

  • KFAI, Fresh Air Radio’s Annual Meeting is this Friday, December 12, 2008, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Open Book, 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55415. For directions to Open Book click here:http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&rls=com.microsoft%3Aen-us&q=open+book....

  • KFAI now offers mp3 live streaming and program archiving for each of the 91 produced programs you’ve come to enjoy. Podcasting of KFAI’s news and public affairs programs will also be active in coming days. There are a few more wheels and cogs to be activated before podcasting is live. KFAI welcomes your feedback about these new additions. Let us know at webteam@kfai.org.

  • KFAI’s 2009 Board of Directors election time is here. We want your input as a listener member. Your opinion counts. Let us know your preferred candidates to the Board of Directors for Listener Members.

  • KFAI mourns the loss of Georgette Pfannkuch, programmer and founder of Bonjour Minnesota:http://www.kfai.org/node/78 since 1984. Georgette passed away on Saturday, September 13th, 2008 at her home, surrounded by her family. She leaves behind her husband, Olaf, sons Georges and Johannes, daughters Karin and Barbara, and grandaughters Josephine and Isabelle.

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