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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.
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Listen to great bluegrass live on KPOV as we broadcast from the High and Dry Bluegrass Festival August 15 from Noon to 10:00 p.m. Listen on 88.9 FM or kpov.org.
High and Dry is low-cost weekend of entertainment for families featuring bluegrass and other participative acoustic music. Read more for the broadcast line-up.
KPOV’s next kids radio camp starts August 10th. Sign up now!
Enrollment is now open for summer camp! We are offering week-long experiences this summer; for ages 10-14.
Sign up through Bend Parks and Rec.
(Or call KPOV to sign up with your member discount. 541-322-0863)
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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Kerri Stewart from myWindow interviewed KPOV’s Pearl Stark and Michael Funke about our 10th anniversary.
Thanks to support from The Equity Foundation KPOV is proud to bring you the pilot segment of our new LGBTQ teen program, “Crystal Queer”.
We have been working towards this since last fall and we are excited to present the pilot program this week. This segment is teen written and produced, and teen named!
KPOV thanks US Bank for awarding grant funding for our operations and especially our coverage of local arts and culture. US Bank supports a number of local non-profit organizations and KPOV is proud to have US Bank’s confidence in our ability to serve our community through noncommercial radio. Make sure to thank US Bank for supporting KPOV when you see them.
The Bend Bulletin ran a great article on KPOV’s 10th anniversary and 10 years on the air. Titled “KPOV Celebrates 10 years: Bend Community Radio Station is Booming”, the article features KPOV on the front page of the Community Life section. The feature includes contributions from KPOV founders, long time DJs, and staff.
Check it out here — http://www.bendbulletin.com/entertainment/3242020-151/kpov-celebrates-10-years
Thank you, Bend Bulletin!