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Alternative Radio 6/09

“Atmospheric Consequences” with Naomi Klein on Alternative Radio, June 9th.

The Ultimate Oldies Show

The Ultimate Oldies Show – Class of 1957 – News,

Storyland 5/23/15

Frog stories! Both modern and classic on this episode of

New Orleans Calling 5/25

Just like on the music clubs and concert stages of

Alternative Radio 6/2

“Forgiving the Unforgivable” with Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela on Alternative Radio, June

Alternative Radio 5/26

“Free Thought & Self-Censorship” with Robert Scheer on Alternative Radio
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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.

Listener Supported and Volunteer Powered!

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KPOV’s 10th Anniversary Celebration is Coming June 30

10th Birthday sponsor packet_page 1.graphicYes, KPOV  has been bringing Central Oregon the best radio around for nearly a decade.
We can’t think of a better way to celebrate our 10th Anniversary than gathering with our community for an evening of fun and friendship.
Join us June 30, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Tower Theatre in Bend for

“High Desert Community Radio—Live and in Living Color”

The variety show will feature performers Five Pint Mary, Dennis McGregor and the Spoilers, MOsley WOtta, Triage Improv, the Around the Bend Players, Comic Celeste Franklin, the Parade of DJs, a fun look at KPOV history, great raffle prizes and more.

Read more for details and sponsors.

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Deschutes Brewery Supports KPOV in May!

Every Tuesday in May, Bend’s oldest craft brewery, Deschutes Deschutes May 2015 poster.redBrewery, will donate to KPOV one dollar for every pint sold in their Bend Public House at 1044 NW Bond Street and two dollars for every growler filled in their brewery tasting room in the Old Mill.

Is there a better combination? Drink Deschutes craft beers and ales on Tuesdays and support KPOV!

Thank you Deschutes Brewery for supporting local community radio!

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KPOV Partners with 4 Peaks Music Festival

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KPOV is proud to be selected as the the sole non-profit sponsor of the 4-Peaks Music Festival again this year, June 18-21, 2015 at Rockin’ A Ranch near Bend. Find ticket information here.

This year’s solstice weekend festival features The Motet, Rusted Root, Melvin Seals, Poor mans Whiskey, the Brother Comatose and many more Great Bands!  See 4peaksmusic.com.

KPOV will be broadcasting live from the Festival on Saturday, June 21 and we will be the beneficiary of some of the profits from the concessions! Listen on 88.9 FM and live streaming at kpov.org.

For the full list of bands and more details read on!

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Enrollment open in KPOV’s summer radio kids’ camps!

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Enrollment is now open for summer camp!  We are offering week-long experiences this summer; for ages 10-14.
Sign up now through Bend Parks and Rec.

Youth will learn to DJ, how to conduct and interview, make fake ads, record skits, and generally have fun!
For the summer schedule and to see a video of a KPOV camp, read on!
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Listen to KPOV on your iPhone

It’s easier than ever to listen to 88.9 KPOV with our iPhone application that streams High Desert Community Radio to your iPhone or iPod.  KPOV is excited to be able to offer one more way of listening to your community radio station.Now with the new iPhone App you can listen to KPOV on your phone. This application is free and allows users to access High Desert Community Radio through a radio tuner modeled after many other online Internet Radio stream directories.The App appears at http://itunes.com/apps/KPOVPlayer

If you have trouble with the link try searching for KPOV directly from iTunes!

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KPOV Turns 10 Soon. Join Us to Celebrate on June 30.

KPOV’s Tenth Anniversary Party is Coming Soon! Yes, KPOV  has been bringing Central Oregon the best radio around for nearly

Enrollment open in KPOV’s summer radio kids’ camps!

Enrollment is now open for summer camp!  We are offering week-long experiences this summer; for ages 10-14. Sign up now through