We’re recognizing National Radio Day coming up on Aug. 20 by hearing from some tribal radio stations around the country. Did you know there are nearly 60 tribal radio stations? They broadcast music, news, public affairs, locally produced programs and Native America Calling. Many have programs in Native languages and all have a special connection and purpose in their communities. Help us celebrate by telling us listening to tribal radio means to you.
Tom Wilson (Sisseton Wahpeton) – station manager for KSXW
Marie Rock (White Earth) – program manager on-air at KOJB “The Eagle”
Sue Matters – station manager of KWSO in Warm Springs, Oregon
Break Music: Navajo Radio (song) Arigon Starr (artist) Meet the Diva (album)