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Mission Statement:

The role of KIDE, Hoopa Tribal Radio is to lead the Hoopa Valley Community towards the creation of a Quality of Life Statement based on the common values of the Hoopa Community; Embracing the Environment, Economy, Social Well-being, and our Native Cultural Values.

Our Organization:

  • License Holders

The FCC awarded the KIDE Frequency to the Hoopa Valley Tribal membership 18 years of age and older. The registered voting members 18 years of age or older elect the membership and the chairperson of the Hoopa Valley Tribal Council. Each term is for two years. There are no term limits.

  • Our Board of Directors

The Hoopa Valley Tribal Council is the official Board of Directors of KIDE-FM. Hoopa Tribal Radio, KIDE-FM is an entity of the Hoopa Valley Tribe. The Tribal Council meets in regular sessions on the first and third Thursdays of each month. Periodically KIDE is a Business Item on the Council agenda. Please see the Community Calendar of Events for the dates, times and the agenda of the called meetings. Please refer to the left sidebar under Business for the names of the current Council/Board members and of the current KIDE Management. Also see the names of the current Community Advisory Board.

Byron Nelson Jr,, Chairman

Oscar “Tyke” Billings, Vice-Chairman

The FCC Public Files are located in our office by the front desk.

We are located in down town Hoopa, behind the post office, our office hours are from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We broadcast 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and you can listen to us online at https://www.kidefm.org

We can be reached at:

KIDE-FM Hoopa Tribal Radio, P.O. Box 1220, 12540 State Hwy 96, Hoopa, Ca 95546 or by calling 530-625-4245


Staff Members

Joseph R. Orozco: Station Manager, Email: jorozco@kidefm.org

Coty Yarbrough: Office Manager, Email: cyarbrough@kidefm.org

Michael Heminger: Satellite/DAD Coordinator, Email: mheminger@kidefm.org

FCC Required reporting:

FSR Report – 2019