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KGNU 40 Year Flashback

KGNU 40th AnniversaryEach month during 2018, our 40th Anniversary Year, we’ll highlight some of the important stories KGNU has covered in the last four decades.


  • Flashback 40! Rocky Flats
    April 16, 2018 KGNU 40 BannerFlashback 40 is our monthly look at 4 decades of making waves at KGNU. This month Joel Edelstein reflects on the KGNU coverage of the protests at Rocky Flats.     Listen again to David Wilson’s award-winning four part series on the protests at Rocky Flats: Return to the Nuclear Crossroads   Return to the Nuclear Crossroads Part 1:   Return to ...
  • Flashback 40! Remembering Madame Andrews
    April 4, 2018 As part of our 40th anniversary festivities, we’re celebrating some of the programs and the people who have helped make KGNU such a diverse community resource.  Sam Fuqua and Ginger Perry produced this profile of the late Madame Andrews…founder and longtime host of our Sunday morning gospel music program, the Gospel Chime Hour.     Madame Andrews passed ...
  • Flashback 40! Women’s Voices on KGNU
    March 19, 2018 KGNU 40 BannerFlashback 40 is our monthly look at 4 decades of making waves at KGNU. This month, in honor of Women’s History Month, we honor the women voices that have populated KGNU’s airwaves over the past 40 years, including the hosts of Feminist Frequencies and Womyn Air.     You can hear Flashback 40 on the third Monday of ...
  • Flashback 40! Health, Spirituality and Consciousness Programming
    February 19, 2018 KGNU 40 BannerAs part of our monthly look at four decades of programming on KGNU, we speak with Tami Simon, founder of Sounds True, and Brigitte Mars, host of our weekly segment, Naturally.     You can hear Flashback 40 on the third Monday of every month at 8.35am.  The theme song for this series is the Gnu Suite by ...
  • Flashback 40! Four Decades of KGNU
    January 29, 2018 KGNU 40 BannerAs part of our monthly look at four decades of programming on KGNU, board member and news producer Liz Lane speaks with chair of the KGNU board of directors Jon Walton about the last forty years of community radio and where KGNU is heading as we look to the future.     You can hear Flashback 40 on ...
  • Flashback 40! MLK Day Coverage on KGNU
    January 15, 2018 KGNU 40 BannerAs part of our monthly look at four decades of programming on KGNU, we dip into our archives to hear coverage of Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations in years gone by. KGNU’s Shareef Aleem also joins us to talk about civil rights issues and MLK celebrations in Denver in recent years.     You can hear Flashback ...