What's on KPOV this week?

The Point, Tuesday 9/26

One Spring my Mum scattered seeds she’d gathered over a

The Point, Wednesday 9/27

Bend’s Neighborhood Associations will be part of Jack and Jacquie

The Radical Songbook, Friday 9/29

Tune in this week for Deschutes County District Attorney John
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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!

KPOV, 501 NW Bond St, Bend, OR 97703, 541-322-0863

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Support KPOV During Our Fall Membership Drive

KPOV is locally based, locally focused noncommercial radio. Freedom radio. Democracy radio. The people’s media bringing you the voices of the people. And YOU make it all happen!

Please Support KPOV during our Fall Membership Drive, October 13 -21

Be an Early Bird! Early support is huge so pledges received by October 13 qualify you for a prize drawing for a gift card to McMenamins. All pledges qualify you for a Grand Prize drawing for tickets to Curtis Salgado and a gift card to Drake Downtown Bend restaurant. More about drawings here.

KPOV also offers you great thank you gifts for donations of $60.00 and more.

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KPOV Reception Quality Survey

 As part of our ongoing effort to bring the best possible listening experience to the community, we are asking for your input. Please take a few minutes to complete this brief survey by selecting the answers that best represent your experience.

Respondents who include their name and email address will be entered to win a $25 gift certificate from Mantra Indian Kitchen and Tap Room in Bend. Thank you!

Click Here to Complete the Survey

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Learn to Be a Talk-Show Host on KPOV!

KPOV wants you to talk about it!  Microphone The issues and events important to Central Oregon that is.

If you want to be talk show host on KPOV’s “The Point” and other KPOV talk shows current and future, we have a great four session class to teach you all the skills. The KPOV DJ class is a prerequisite, and the next one will take place on September 30. If you have taken the KPOV DJ class, you are qualified for the talk show class. Want info or to sign up? Contact Bruce at bruce@kpov.org or 541-322-0863.

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Bend Roots Revival Is September 29-October 1. KPOV Will Broadcast!

The 11th annual Bend Roots Revival is coming this year September 29 – October 1 on Shevlin Hixon Road near the Old Mill (same place as last year). Bend Roots 2017 is a FREE community music festival featuring over 120 acts & workshops.

KPOV will be broadcasting from the El Sancho and Bucha Buena stages Saturday and Sunday. Read more for a schedule of bands KPOV will broadcast.

KPOV’s broadcast is brought to you by JR’s Auto Body and Paintworks, a family owned business. Read more ›

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KPOV Will Broadcast live from Bend Fall Festival

Continuing our commitment to bring you the best in live local music, KPOV will be broadcasting from the KPOV Locals Only Stage at Bend Fall Festival.  Fall Festival takes place in downtown Bend October 5-7.

KPOV Will be broadcasting from the Locals Only Stage Saturday October 6. If you can’t be there, listen on 88.9 FM or kpov.org. Stay tuned for the schedule of bands we will broadcast.



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Volunteer for KPOV’s Fall Membership Drive!

for web Brian of Commute Options volunteering for KPOV's membership drive Apr 2014Help Make Community Radio Happen!

KPOV is a volunteer-powered radio station, especially during our very important membership drives.  The 2017 fall drive is coming up October 13-21 and KPOV needs your help!

Support from listeners is the fuel KPOV runs on and our membership drive volunteers make listener support smooth and easy. Read more for details. It’s a lot of fun too!

Interested? Contact Amy at amy@kpov.org or volunteer@kpov.org. Read more ›

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