Date: 
April 27, 2013
Venue Name: 
Ritz Theater
Price Range: 
$18 General; $15 Students, Seniors, Groups 10+
Date: 
April 26, 2013
Venue Name: 
Ritz Theater
Price Range: 
$18 General; $15 Students, Seniors, Groups 10+
Date: 
April 25, 2013
Venue Name: 
Ritz Theater
Price Range: 
$18 General; $15 Students, Seniors, Groups 10+
Date: 
April 21, 2013
Venue Name: 
Ritz Theater
Price Range: 
$18 General; $15 Students, Seniors, Groups 10+
Date: 
April 20, 2013
Venue Name: 
Ritz Theater

Greg Owen of the Wilder Foundation talks about the latest survey of the Twin Cities homeless population, and Mikkel Beckmen of St. Stephens Human Services discusses his appointment to head the City of Minneapolis Office to End Homelessness and the county’s Heading Home Hennepin program.

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On this week's True Brit! host Simon Husbands will be talking to bass player Sal Maida – Sal played bass with Roxy Music and Sparks in the 70's and since then has had a glorious career playing bass with the finest – including his current band, Cracker…….join Simon and Sal on Friday at midnight, and discover how Sal ended up as a 21 year old kid playing with one of the biggest bands in the world – and how his bass playing took him to the wilds of Iraq! All this and more, on True Brit!

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Last night on KFAI’s Radio Pocho, Miguel Vargas talked with the star of a film that will be shown tonight in Minneapolis as part of the 4th annual Cuban Film Festival. Victor Alvarez is a musician based now in Santa Fe – back in the 1960’s he was one of the children from the so-called “Operation Peter Pan”, a CIA project that removed over 14 thousand children from Cuba and re-settled them in Miami away from their families and friends. Victor Alvarez returned to Cuba for the first time in 43 years with a film crew trailing him. He told Miguel about the experience of going back and performs his rendition of “La Negra Tomasa” …

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On Wednesday March 13, 2013 from the Wilder Foundation Building at 451 Lexington Parkway in Saint Paul, Producer/Host Andy Driscoll and Associate Producer/Co-host Michelle Alimoradi will present an important discussion with the key players in the development of the Health Care Exchanges mandated by the 2010 Affordable Care Act. Interested parties are encouraged to join the participatory live studio audience that night. Audience members will need to be in place by 6:30pm for a 7pm start time or tune in to the live broadcast on KFAI from 7-8pm…

 

A bill to legalize same-sex marriage cleared a major hurdle on Tuesday when key House and Senate committees voted to move it forward. The votes came after a day of sometimes emotional testimony, with a few surprises, at the Capitol. 

KFAI’s Trisha Collopy has the story.

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