Michael Krasney, long-running host of “Forum” on news/talk KQED-FM San Francisco, has announced his retirement, effective Feb, 15, 2021. 

“I want to thank all of the listeners, guests and exceptional colleagues I’ve had the great fortune to encounter over the years as host of Forum,” Krasny said in a release. “I’ve been unusually fortunate to sustain such a long career serving the Bay Area in a role that allows me to participate in such rich and thoughtful conversations about the topics of our times.”