The recent purchase of Fort Collins's KUNC-FM -- a 100,000-watt public-radio station affiliated with the University of Northern Colorado -- by a community organization dubbed Friends of KUNC may have marked the end of a battle with Colorado Public Radio, which also wanted the property, but the war certainly isn't over. At present, the group is scrambling to turn the pledges it received during last month's emergency fund drive into hard cash, in addition to setting up behind-the-scenes management intended to carry the station into the future. And even after these tasks are completed, the Friends will confront the daily chore of raising the funds necessary to keep the doors open and the lights on without selling out or losing their... More >>>