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KOOP Elections are coming!

Sun, 2016/09/18 - 11:30am

Attention KOOP listeners! Did you know that KOOP is a true cooperative, run primarily by volunteers and supporters? Now is your chance to take a leadership role in the KOOP radio family. We’re calling for Nominations to KOOP’s Board of Directors and Community Council.

KOOP Executive Director Taking New Post

Tue, 2016/11/01 - 9:00am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  KOOP Executive Director Taking New Post

August 31, 2016



KOOP's Austin Artists is Max-ed Out

Tue, 2016/11/01 - 12:00pm

Culminating a week long exhibition, art sale and poster give-away Peter Max greeted visitors at the Russell Gallery on West Sixth Street this weekend.  KOOP and the Austin Artists Show participated in a signed poster give away during the week and congratulates all of those who called in.  We hope to have a few to add to our Fall Membership Drive thank you gifts.

OutCast's Stephen Rice in August 2016 issue of Austin Monthly!

Fri, 2016/08/19 - 12:00pm

Check out this article featuring KOOP's own Stephen Rice, host of OutCast (Tuesdays at 6 p.m.) in the August 2016 edition of Austin Monthly! Congrats, Stephen!


KOOP Blood Drive

Fri, 2016/08/19 - 3:00pm

On Friday, August 19, The Blood Center Of Central Texas will have their Blood Mobile in the KOOP parking lot from 3:00-5:30PM. We are looking for 22 donors to come on down and give the gift of life.

KOOP Commemorates the Anniversary of the ADA in July

Sun, 2016/07/31 - 11:30pm

When President Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act into law in July of 1990, since known as the ADA, he ensured the civil rights of people with disabilities. This law established a national mandate of equal opportunity for everyone regardless of their abilities. Under the 26 years of the ADA opportunities for Americans have expanded;

Changes to KOOP's Schedule Take Effect June 1st

Sat, 2016/10/01 - 7:45am

KOOP's 2016 program schedule changes take effect June 1st. Here are the highlights: 

KOOP to Commemorate Anniversary of Stonewall Riots

Thu, 2016/06/30 - 11:00am

This June K-O-O-P once again commemorates the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots as one of its Celebration Events.  Forty-six years ago these riots brought public attention to a closeted, marginalized and beset segment of our population.

KOOP to Recognize Juneteenth as Annual Celebration Event

Wed, 2016/06/29 - 11:00am

President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863 declaring “that all persons held as slaves” within the rebellious states “are, and henceforward shall be free.”  


Sat, 2016/12/31 - 12:00pm

KOOP Radio switched over to solar power on March 10, 2016 at high noon in Austin, Texas.  After many volunteer hours and generous equipment contributions, the KOOP broadcasting studio received its first solar electrons!


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