Reunion Heralds End Of Hastings College's KFKX/Hastings, NE
June 28, 2016 at 4:55 AM (PT)
The end is coming THURSDAY for HASTINGS COLLEGE noncommercial Alternative KFKX/HASTINGS, NE, which will turn in its license on THURSDAY (NET NEWS 5/17), and the HASTINGS TRIBUNE reports that over 20 current and former students took one last turn each hosting on the station in a reunion held SATURDAY (6/25). The reunion included live shows and archived content,
The station, which launched in 1988 with the voice of visiting President RONALD REAGAN, will continue as a web stream and via podcasts, but the on-air license will be deleted due to the college's decision that the station should cease broadcasting because of too few listeners and too few jobs in the radio industry.