Recent Blog Posts

KBOO Broadcasts March 14 Mayoral Debate

The African American community will be front and center for Portland’s first debate with candidates running for mayor. The debate will take place Friday March 14 from 6 to 7:30pm at Portland Community College’s Cascade Campus, in the auditorium of the Moriarty Building. KBO... Read more

Uploading errors and slow connection speeds

There have been recent reports of error messages when uploading audio and audio cutting off early during playback.  Some of these errors may be due to your own hardware or internet service perovider.  We are currently looking on our end to see if there are any malfunctions ... Read more

Discussion forums and training materials now available

The KBOO website now has discussion forums where volunteers and listeners can talk about the most pressing issues facing their show, the station, and community radio at large.  Materials are also available for you to download documents related to the many trainings that ha... Read more

Audio removed from program pages

Recently, we had a temporary problem that caused audio files to be removed from the program pages where they are normally listed.  This was related to problems with the date field. During this time, some of the audio files did not write the air date into the database.  Thi... Read more

Updates

After a lapse in blog postings, I will using this again as a way to keep users up-to-date on any issues related to the website.  Please check here before reporting an error, as I will try to post reports as situations arise. Read more

Do Muslim Women Need Saving?

When the United States and its allies invaded Afghanistan, one of the prominent justifications was liberating the people George W Bush called “women of cover” from the Taliban.  Laura Bush told us in 2002  that “the fight against terrorism is also a fight for the rights a... Read more