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Mary Aigner's Departure

Mary Aigner, Program Director for KZYX&Z, recently announced that she has decided it is time, after 22 years, to hand over the reins. She has some interesting opportunities that she wishes to explore, though she will continue to be involved with the radio station, including hosting her "Dead Air" program. As she told the volunteer programmers and her friends:

"It's been a great pleasure and an honor to work here, and I can't think of a more interesting or gratifying place to work. I'm constantly amazed by your talent, passion, and commitment to the cause of creating the best community radio we can, in service of the people of Mendocino County." 

We wish Mary great success in her future endeavors. We will miss her.

For the full press release, please follow this link: Aigner Press Release.

Community Advisory Board Meeting

The Community Advisory Board (CAB) has scheduled its annual public meeting for Friday, December 4, 2015 at 6PM. It will be held at Anderson Valley High School in Boonville in the Career Center Room.The public is invited to attend this meeting and there will be time for public comment. You can find out more about the CAB here: link.

WILDOAK LIVING Mon Jan 6 at 9am: Out on a Limb: What Black Bears Can Teach Us About Intelligence and Intuition

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Wildoak Living airs every alternate Monday from 9 am to 10 am and is hosted by Johanna Wildoak.
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Tune in to WILDOAK LIVING, the radio program about living sustainably and building community in Mendocino County and beyond.

On Monday, January 6, at 9:00 AM Pacific Time:

What Black Bears Can Teach Us About Intelligence and Intuition

Bears are venturing from their historically isolated ranges and visiting suburban bird feeders and our daily lives. I talk with bear researcher Ben Kilham, author of the book, Out On a Limb: What Black Bears Have Taught Me About Intelligence and Intuition.

Kilham has been researching and living with bears for nearly 20 years.  In the process, he has gained a unique glimpse into the lives of black bears, the nature of their understanding and the potential lessons for our own development as a species.

Because of his dyslexia, Ben Kilham was alienated from the world of schooling beginning at age five and, until recently, barred entrance to the scientific community. With a Temple Grandin-esque mix of persistence and intellect, he overcame the many obstacles imposed by his dyslexia. His research has earned comparisons to Jane Goodall’s revolutionary studies of chimps.Kilham and his work with black bears have been featured in a number of internationally televised documentaries, including National Geographic and Discovery Channel, as well as on National Public Radio.

You can find more info about Ben Kilham and his book here:
Watch an interview with and about Ben Kilham and his work with bears here:

Listen live every other Monday at 9am Pacific Time on KZYX and on the web at www.kzyx.org

Listen anytime to archived programs and find more information about topics and guests at www.wildoakliving.org

You can listen to KZYX (Mendocino County Public Broadcasting)
on the radio at 88.1, 90.7 and 91.5 in Mendocino County and in
Northern Sonoma, Western Lake and Southern Humboldt counties.

Please support your public radio station.
You can donate to KZYX and become a member at www.kzyx.org

Thank you for listening to Wildoak Living
and for supporting public/community radio!

Wildoak Living airs every alternate Monday from 9 am to 10 am and is hosted by Johanna Wildoak.

KZYX Is Seeking a New Executive Director/General Manager

KZYX&Z Community Public Radio in Philo, CA, is seeking a creative professional with non-profit experience to become Executive Director & General Manager of Mendocino County Public Broadcasting.

Link to Job Posting

Link to Position Description

Get The KZYX App For Your iPhone

Go to the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad and search for KZYX.  The app is free of charge.  It's a great way to get the live stream, the KZYX Jukebox, this website and to make a donation.  Follow this link for a preview and easy access to the download.  Or if you want to type it out here is the URL: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kzyx/id998145015?mt=8

KZYX Phone Numbers

Business office 707-895-2324

Philo studio 707-895-2448

Willits studio 707-456-9991

Mendocino studio 707-937-5103

KZYX Underwriting

KZYX doesn’t play commercials but we do have underwriting, which is very different from advertising. It is a great way to support KZYX and in exchange we will let our listeners know what goods and services your organization offers.

For questions about underwriting on KZYX, call (707) 895-2324 or email uw [at] kzyx [dot] org