What's on KPOV this week?

The Point, Friday 6/8

It is June…time for graduation and outdoor adventure. LeeAnn Kreigh,

Tuesday Point Interviews

Reverend Tara Wilkins of the Poor People’s Campaign and Pride,

Ultimate Oldies Show Friday 6/23 and Sunday 6/25

The Ultimate Oldies Show – Class of 1962 – Instrumentals,

The Point, Monday 6/25

Stan Thomas, a State of Oregon Emergency Preparedness Manager, shares

The Point, Tuesday 6/26

The OSU Master Gardener Plant Clinic is a really interesting
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Welcome to 88.9 KPOV! KPOV broadcasts from Bend, Oregon and reaches listeners throughout Deschutes County and into Crook County.  With over 40 locally produced programs and 70 hosts, KPOV is radio by the people and for the people of Central Oregon.

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KPOV Summer 2018 Youth Radio Camps

Do you know an aspiring DJ between the ages of 10-14? Or someone who wants to have fun creating radio spots and a show? If so, KPOV’s Summer Youth Radio Camps are just for them!

This camps will teach our community’s youth how to DJ, interview friends, talk on live air as well as tell a story with sound effects, music, and humor. What’s more, KPOV will help this group produce a one-hour radio show that will be broadcast on 88.9! Students will even be able to take home a copy to share with friends and family.

Sign up through Bend Parks and Rec (keyword search for “radio”). Read more for dates. Read more ›

KPOV Partners with and Broadcasts from 4 Peaks Music Festival!

KPOV is proud to be a non-profit partner of the 4 Peaks Music Festival this year June 21-24, 2018. A family-friendly four day music and camping festival, 4 Peaks brings you the best in bluegrass, jam bands,  funk, and more. Go here for: more information, tickets, and the line-up of amazing bands.

KPOV will be broadcasting live from the Festival on Saturday June 21. If you can’t be there live, listen on 88.9 FM or kpov.org Read more ›

KPOV Receives a Grant from MRG Foundation

cropped-mrg-foundation-logoKPOV SENDS OUR GRATITUDE to MRG Foundation for awarding KPOV a grant for 2017-2018 to support our role as a resource for social justice and community organizing in Central Oregon.  MRG Foundation also funds other outstanding Central Oregon organizations, who take advantage of KPOV’s avenues for outreach and education.

We are deeply honored by and proud of the confidence MRG Foundation shows in KPOV by funding High Desert Community Radio.

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KPOV Will Broadcast the Waterfront Blues Festival!

4 Peaks whet your appetite for great live music?
Tune in to KPOV July 4-7 for a live simulcast of the Waterfront Blues Festival from Portland.
It’s four days of the best blues around. KPOV will broadcast July 4th through 6th from 1:00 pm to 10:00 p.m., and on the 7th from Noon to 10:0 p.m.
The broadcast will come from the Brewery Main Stage and the Blue Stage. Keep checking back for a more detailed line-up.

New Show — Sasquatch Hideway

Listen to Sasquatch Hideaway Mondays at 2:00 p.m.

Formerly Sasquatch Salon, the Hideaway is hosted by long time KPOV volunteer and voice, Ranger Randy. It features a great eclectic mix of music guaranteed to brighten up your Monday afternoon.

New Show Sunday at 11pm; Geezer Rock Moves to 10pm

KPOV has a new line-up for your Sunday night. We are bringing on a new syndicated show, called 60 Watts. It’s an underground and alternative hard rock show, to expand your horizons or boost your energy. Give it a try and let us know what you think!

KPOV is also moving Geezer Rock from Sunday at 11:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., so you geezers can get to bed an hour earlier, if you aren’t hooked on 60 Watts.


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