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KPOV – High Desert Community Radio
|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.
Listener Supported and Volunteer Powered!
KPOV, 501 NW Bond St, Bend, OR 97703, 541-322-0863
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.
KPOV is hiring Underwriting Representatives!
KPOV is looking for one or two motivated, dedicated community radio lovers, and/or sales enthusiasts, to join our underwriting team as Underwriting Representatives. The successful applicant will help us build more support from Central Oregon businesses through underwriting. Learn more about the position here.
Discount for KPOV members!
KPOV is proud to partner with the Sisters Rhythm and Brews Festival. This special event takes place August 3 & 4 in Sisters, Oregon.
Both Friday and Saturday are packed full of music with headliners Los Lobos and Walter Trout along with Shemekia Copeland, Tommy Castro, Curtis Salgado and many more.
Until August 1, a discount of $20 is offered exclusively to KPOV members. In addition, with each ticket sold, twenty dollars of your purchase will be donated directly to KPOV.
Tickets are available at bendticket.com. Enter promo code KPOV at checkout Expires July 14th
More information is available here: sistersrhythmandbrews.com
To bring you in-depth discussions of important local issues, KPOV broadcasts live each month from the City Club of Central Oregon Monthly Luncheon Forums. The forums occur on the third Thursday of each month at 11:45 a.m.
Tune in Thursday, August at 11:45 a.m., when the topic will be “Are Our Kids Ready For the Future?” Listen to City Club of Central Oregon Monthly Luncheon Forums on KPOV at 88.9 FM or live streaming on kpov.org. KPOV archives past Monthly Luncheon Forums at kpov.org/city-club-forums/, so you can listen any time.
KPOV 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.