Who We Are
KRUU-LP 100.1 FM is a solar-powered, open source, independent, non commercial, listener-supported, grassroots community low power radio station, broadcasting 24 hours/day and 7 days/week since September 30th, 2006 from Fairfield, Iowa. 99.7% of the programs at KRUU are produced by some 100 volunteer hosts who create 80 shows a week. Only one program is not produced by KRUU hosts.
KRUU-FM - Giving Fairfield a Voice
The mission of KRUU is to give Fairfield a voice, and strengthen the community by encouraging creativity, dialogue and community involvement. KRUU is an open, inclusive, diverse forum for music, creative expression, information, and entertainment with a strong emphasis on locally created produced programming.
KRUU-FM is located at:
405 N. 2nd St.
Fairfield, Iowa, 52556
Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you want our IM, Skype, Gizmo, Wengo or other contact information.
KRUU operates at 100 watts from a 60-foot tower with a coverage area that reaches the entire city. The broadcast radius is approximately 10 miles, so we're including Fairfield's exurbs in the "entire city". The broadcast tower was donated and installed by Dwight Harris on July 4th weekend, 2006.
People anywhere in the world, with a suitable internet connection, can listen to our broadcasts from www.kruufm.com. In the upper left hand corner of the page, go to the 'Playing On Air Now' box, click on "Listen Live" next to 'Tune in'. You need to have appropriate software installed in your computer to be able to do this. Most computers come with such programs already installed.
For more information on Kruu, see the links below: