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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 proud to announce we have begun airing a great new syndicated show, eTown. eTown is a long running live music and interview show that has become a staple in the community radio world. It now airs on KPOV Wednesday afternoons at 4:00 p.m.
Since 1991, eTown has produced musical, social and environmental programming to uplift and inspire listeners around the world. They attract today’s top artists and combine them with champions of social responsibility and environmental sustainability. The eTown community comes for the music, and stays for the message. Read more ›
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 on for more about 4 Peaks Music Festival 2018. Read more ›
KPOV’s show Ken and the Kindred Spirits featuring DJ Lucky Ken has moved. It is now airing Sunday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Same great show, new time!
PS: Juke in the Back has moved back to its old time of 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning.
KPOV’s station manager, Jill Mahler, was a guest on the Radio Survivor podcast recently, talking about the history of KPOV, and an exciting new project adding podcasts to our website. Thanks to Deschutes Cultural Coalition, Deschutes County and the Roundhouse Foundation for their support.
Listen to the podcast episode here: http://www.radiosurvivor.com/2017/11/14/podcast-116-community-podcasting-community-radio/
|If you have an unwanted vehicle that needs a new home, and you love community radio, then we have the solution for you.KPOV has teamed up with the Center for Car Donations to provide a way that –
supporters can donate unwanted vehicles, raise funds for Bend Community Radio, and get a tax receipt for their donation.
It’s simple too. All you have to do is call 877-411-DONATE, and we’ll come and pick up your vehicle and give you a tax receipt for your donation.Tax receipts are for the year in which the car was donated. Donations can be made any time.
More information is available by calling 877-411-DONATE.