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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Grand Portage Ojibwe Billy Blackwell has ties and shares language dialect and stories of Nett Lake MN. Background music provided by the Native American Rock Band from Nett Lake, War Bonnet.

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9 Pieces

Anishinabe storytelling, a program that conveys teachings of the Anishinabe culture as told in the oral tradition of the people of the Bois Forte communities.

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182 Pieces

Karen Drift shares Anishinabemoen with the Word of the Day.

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Bois Forte Band members share Anishinabemoen with Words and Phrases of the Day.

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419 Pieces

Harvey Thompson shares Anishinabemoen with Words and Phrases of the Day.

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13 Pieces

Bois Forte Ogema Anishinabeg. This project will explore Leaders, within the Tribal Government, both past and present as well as the spiritual leaders.

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A compilation of various contest winners throughout the history of KBFT.

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Cultural Crossings is a project that highlights the voices of Nett Lake youth.

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18 Pieces

KBFT interviewed some elders in the community to share some recollections of their lives on the reservation and how things have changed over the years.

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This project will feature a look at native apparel through research and reproduction of authentic regalia of the Anishinabe Nation.


Latest Pieces

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Elder Dayshun Goodsky talks of some of the past people from Nett Lake, MN.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:55
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Country music singer, Tracy Bone shares her story as a Native Woman/performer.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 05:10
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Michael Lyons is a musician, author and puppeteer using his talents to spread knowledge and understanding of Ojibwe language and culture through hi...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:44
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Keith Secola talks Music Festival and performs at the High School in Cook MN for a KBFT Native Music Festival.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 03:19
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Bois Forte Band Ojibwe Author, Linda LeGarde Grover shares her stories of the Lake Vermilion Boarding School.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 05:11
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Luhme and Samsoche Sampson talk about Native Hoop Dancing as a performance art for KBFT's Native Art Fest.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 04:54
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Wayne Valliere talks about the importance of the Native Cradle Board to Native Peoples.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 05:17
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Native Comedian Ron Kanutski is a very funny guy!

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 04:51
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Native Comedians Marc Yaffee and Jon Roberts discuss writing comedy

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 07:50
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Native Author, Marcie Rendon visits the Virginia Public Library and the Nett Lake Community during KBFT's Native Writing Festival.

  • Added: Apr 16, 2020
  • Length: 04:58