- 2017 Station Activity Survey (includes required Employment Statistical Report and Local Content Report)
- Finances and Program Costs
- Public Disclosure Information
- HSU station public files (via FCC website) KHSU KHSM KHSQ KHSG KHSF KHSR If you require assistance accessing these files, please contact Peter Fretwell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 707.826.6085
KHSU's annual operating budget is approximately $1,130,000.
Humboldt State University (HSU) provides approximately 20% of KHSU’s cash revenue, with another 16% coming from public funds, such as grants through the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). HSU also provides facilities and other significant administrative in-kind support for station operations.
The CPB is a private, nonprofit corporation funded by the American people. CPB distributes grants to qualified public broadcasters with funds appropriated and authorized by Congress.
Contributions from listeners, businesses and local organizations account for the remaining 64% of the station's annual operating budget.
Annual National Programming Cost Estimates
Annual Cost for National Programming: $215,000
|National Public Radio (NPR) - $152,642||Public Radio International (PRI) - $21,400|
|Membership and Distribution||$21,920||Afropop Worldwide||$1,588|
|All Things Considered||$18,151||The World||$6,260|
|Morning Edition||$64,963||PRI Affiliation Fee||$13,552|
|Fresh Air||$15,938||American Public Media (APM) - $20,672|
|Thistle and Shamrock||$1,297||Affiliation Service Fee||$2,850|
|Wait Wait Don't Tell Me||$12,771||A Prairie Home Companion||$12,518|
|Digital Services||$4,899||BBC World Service||$5,304|
|Other Program Acquisition Fees - $11,818||Other Programming Related Costs - $8,596|
|Democracy Now!(Pacifica Radio)||$5,050||Playlists (Spinitron)||$576|
|National Native News||$700||Streaming (Streamguys)||$1,620|
|Public Radio Exchange||$700||CDs & Production Materials||$400|
|This American Life||$1,763|