This summer, KFYR Radio in Bismarck, North Dakota, is celebrating its 90th year. KFYR, an NBC network affiliate was well known to many radio listeners in Manitoba from the 30’s through the early 50’s when local radio choice was limited and reception over long distances was practical. (Editor: I remember my Grandmother listening to the Firestone Hour on KFYR into the early 50’s).
Currie’s Corner 338 – August 6, 2015 Are you getting as worried about the economy as me and my broker ? If you’re one of those who believes ‘the glass is half full, not half empty’, you could say it’s a great time to borrow money. But if interest rates fall any further, the banks will start charging us a … Read More
Currie’s Corner 337 – August 6, 2015 Before the leaders debate, the first week of Canada’s marathon election campaign was pretty boring stuff. It’s perhaps not surprising that the Premier of Saskatchewan, Brad Wall, chose to bring up the issue of Equalization. It’s a program that dates back to the 1950’s and 60’s when the Prime minister and the premiers … Read More