|Photos furnished by Toki Wright|
|Toki Wright (left) with Shade 45's Sway Calloway.|
In late November, Minnesota Public Radio ran a story declaring "KFAI could run out of money next year." The word was out.
It's true that if the community-run station (90.3 FM in Minneapolis and 106.7 FM in St. Paul) doesn't meet its more than $100,000 deficit it is in danger of closing its doors in 2015. What exactly would be lost?
Rather than hiding under the radio console as a depressing theme song is cued up, this is an opportunity to tell KFAI's unique story. It's the story of radio waves providing a lifeline. It's a story of our community's diverse and underrepresented voices that can't afford to not be heard.More »