Una Nowling

Una Nowling has been the co-producer of Every Woman, KKFI’s weekly program on feminism and women’s issues, since January 2018. In September 2020 she become co-producer of the Tenth Voice, KKFI’s weekly program on LGBTQIA rights and issues. She sometimes appears late at night as DJ Nightshade, the dark mistress of Goth music, and also substitutes on various music and public affairs programs where needed.

In April 2016 she was elected to the KKFI Board of Directors for a 3-year term. In April 2017 she was elected to be Vice President of the Board of Directors of KKFI, and in April 2018 she was elected as President of 90.1 FM KKFI, where she served until January 1, 2020. She remains on the Board of Directors.

Una is an engineering consultant, technical writer, and professor who is a transgender researcher and historian. She is the founder of the non-profit transgender information website Transas City, and speaks publicly at various venues in Kansas and Missouri about transgender topics. She mentors transgender youth and adults, organizes charitable outreach to transgender persons in the region, and has assisted with establishing legal protections for transgender persons.


Every Woman

Featuring a fresh format for feminism since 2018, Every Woman continues on as the preeminent forum for women on the air in Kansas City. Every Woman is produced locally by Fiona Nowling, Una Nowling, and Rachael Cady.  After a move in November 2018, the official Facebook page for Every Woman can now be found at this link.

The Every Woman Facebook page.

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Every Saturday at 3:00pm


WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service is an all-woman independent radio production company that produces and distributes news and current affairs programs by and about women around the world.

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Every Saturday at 2:30pm

This Way Out (LGBT)

This Way Out leads off each week with NewsWrap, a summary of some of the major news events in or affecting the lesbian/gay community, compiled from a variety of publications and broadcasts around the world.

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The Tenth Voice (LGBTQIA)

The Tenth Voice is the Kansas City area's only weekly broadcast created by and for LGBTQIA people throughout the metro region. Listeners can tune in each Saturday at 1:00 PM. Each week our team of hosts and producers present interviews, information, music, news and features especially important to Lesbians, Gay Men, Bisexuals, Transgender and Allied collective communities.

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Every Saturday at 1:00pm