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

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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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.

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15 Pieces

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


Latest Pieces

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Fall Immersion camp is a time for cultural learning and sharing stories of Nett Lakes past.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 04:58
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Lac Du Flambeau Director of language and culture shares his life experiences and his expertise in canoe building.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 05:03
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Mia goggle, Kianna sergeant - Mia Goggleye drew a portrait of Tupac Shakur and how she would like to pursue an art degree. Kianna Sargent thought a...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 02:40
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Contests describe their artwork, methods, and reasons why they create art. 1st place - Kianna Sargent - a piece inspired by pop art and Native Am...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 05:09
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2nd - Kianna Sargent - wino cut print is cutting into rubber to press into the paint 1st - Louis Isham - photoshop design based on the rabbit

  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 03:53
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Writtyn is motivational speaker and hip hop performer.

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 04:31
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Rhonda “Honey” DuVall is an independent Inspirational Advocate/R&B artist. Her style of music and words tends to open one’s eyes to a different per...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 04:27
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A quick history and inspiration from Bill Miller. Also a sample of some of Miller's music.

  • Added: Feb 07, 2019
  • Length: 05:11
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Josh Sherman - 1st Place Photo - 2018 Poetry & Art Contest Winner

  • Added: Feb 04, 2019
  • Length: 03:39
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An interview with Nick B. , 3rd place winner of the 2018 poetry and art contest.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2019
  • Length: 03:15