Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio

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  • Call Letters: KBFT
  • Frequency: 89.9 FM
  • Networks: AMPERS

Our call sign is going to be KBFT and you all can tune into our programming at 89.9 MHz on the FM dial. KBFT is licensed by the Federal Communications Commission to broadcast at 1000 Watts (1kW) with our antenna located atop the Nett Lake water tower in the village of Nett Lake, MN. Our studios are located in the Nett Lake School campus building. KBFT is owned and operated by the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa.

Series

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16 Pieces

Historical window, a program that lets you experience the past and treasure the history of the Bois Fort Band of Chippewa through the voices of our elders.

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16 Pieces

The Boarding Schools of early America is a sad story of the U.S. Government's attempts to assimilate the American Indian inhabiting this land before them, into the mainstream society. The coin phrase of the first Boarding School program was to 'kill the Indian, save the child'. This series about the Lake Vermilion Boarding School: Stories of survival and resilience was produced by the Nett Lake Radio Project and made possible by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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24 Pieces

Lost River is a radio project about the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa and their rich heritage, a production of the Nett Lake radio project and is brought to you by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota.

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33 Pieces

Local and regional artist showcase their work and performances.

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14 Pieces

Native Fest

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6 Pieces

This Native Fest Art Series shares the interviews provided by the artists that shared their talents and background with the community of Nett Lake, Minnesota.

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7 Pieces

This Native Fest Art Series shares the interviews provided by the artists that shared their talents and background with the community of Nett Lake, Minnesota.

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13 Pieces

This Native Fest Music Series interviews the musicians that came to the Nett Lake Community for the public to enjoy their live performances.

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18 Pieces

This Native Fest Music Series interviews the musicians that came to the Nett Lake Community for the public to enjoy their live performances.

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12 Pieces

This Native Fest Writer Series will share the interviews with the writers that shared their talents during live community events.


Latest Pieces

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Bois Forte Elder, Murial Deegan talks about strange occurrences while at her work place.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 04:18
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Bois Forte resident/elder, Heart Warrior Chosa talks of Unexplained Phenomenon.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 05:29
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Bois Forte Elder, Dayshun Goodsky talks about strange things around the Nett Lake, MN community.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 03:13
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Bois Forte resident, Dani Pierotos talks of an experience she had when she witnessed something unexplained in the sky.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 04:11
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Bois Forte Elder, Karen Drift talks of some of the spirits that reside in Nett Lake, MN.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 05:21
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Bois Forte Elder, Fred McDougall talks of his unexplained encounter while serving time in the US Navy.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2020
  • Length: 05:27
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A segment exploring the Nett Lake Winter Ojibwe Language Immersion Camp.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 17:51
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Bois Forte Band decendant, Nick DeShaw talks on Ojibwe Language and his Family ties in Nett Lake Indian Reservation.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 06:04
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Bois Forte Elder, Fred McDougal talks about economic growth in the Nett Lake Community.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:40
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Elder Heart Warrior Chosa talks about growing up in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:22