Editorial: Look to the future

KFSK radio in Petersburg has a scheduled spring and fall fundraiser, and often an impromptu solicitation each June when the state budget is announced. They've salvaged their state grant from the jaws of budget slashers for many years, but not this year.

This week they've announced they intend to make up the $80,000 state grant (or 18% of their total budget of $450,000) that was cut by Governor Dunleavy.

It's a mighty task. If they're successful this year, what about next?

This year's cuts are only the beginning.

Senator Bert Stedman noted two years ago that public radio has to adjust to life w...


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