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On Our 40th Birthday, Co-Founder Von Johnson Talks About Valley Public Radio's Early Days

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Von Johnson is one of Valley Public Radio's co-founders. He was 23 when he a couple of friends started a non-profit and created the station.

Forty years ago this week, Valley Public Radio went on the air thanks to a few industrious twenty-somethings. One of them – now an audio consultant for the Netflix series BoJack Horseman – dropped by recently to see how far Valley Public Radio has come.

 

We caught up with Von Johnson to ask about the early days of the station. Listen to the audio to hear more.