Minnesota Pub Radio Buys Up Small Classical Station

Public radio powerhouse Minnesota Public Radio buys small independendent community station KCAL, St. Olaf College’s tiny, freewheeling classical music station. “Within 48 hours, WCAL was inundated with hundreds of e-mails and calls. ‘There’s sadness. And people are expressing their personal relationship with this station and with the announcers. They felt like the announcers were friends.”

Source: City Pages (Mpls/St. Paul) - 08/18/04