What's on KPOV this week?

KPOV To Broadcast City Club Forum Thursday May 25 at 11:45 a.m.

The City Club of Central Oregon luncheon forum, will be

The Point, Friday 5/26

A Washington DC young man, thinking one voice can’t make

The Radical Songbook, Friday 5/26

Watergate–the scandal and cover-up that brought down a President–with Nixonian

Center Stage- “Live” The Cutmen from 2-4 pm.

Center Stage- “Live” The Cutmen from 2-4 pm. On their

Ultimate Oldies Show Friday 5/26 and Sunday 5/28

The Ultimate Oldies Show – Instrumentals – No more words!

Northwest Taproom

Northwest Taproom – Preview music from: 4 Peaks Music Festival,

The Point, Monday 5/29

Connie Peterson and David Stowe from Juniper Group Sierra Club

The Point, Tuesday 5/30

Who doesn’t enjoy the thrill of growing their own vegetables,
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KPOV is Bringing the Hilarious Singing Satirist Roy Zimmerman to Bend
KPOV Partners with and Broadcasts from 4Peaks Music Festival!  
KPOV is by the people and for the people of Central Oregon
KPOV broadcasts live from local music festivals!
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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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KPOV FM Signal to be Down Parts of Thursday and Friday

KPOV is performing final adjustments and tuning to our new antenna. This work will cause us to lose our FM signal during times from Thursday morning until Friday evening.

You can still listen to KPOV’s live stream at kpov.org and to any shows you miss on KPOV’s show archives under the “Find a Show” button, beginning the morning after the show airs.

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KPOV and Bethlyn’s Global Fusion Present Hilarious Songwriter and Satirist Roy Zimmerman

Join KPOV for one of the funniest evenings this year in Central Oregon.

KPOV and Bethlyn’s Global Fusion are bringing truly hilarious singer-songwriter and political satirist Roy Zimmerman to the Volcanic Theater Pub in Bend on June 7, 2017 for a benefit concert for KPOV.

Get tickets at bendticket.com and KPOV.  In advance: $15 for KPOV members (call office for code); $17 for non-KPOV members. At the door: all tickets $20.

Featuring a raffle for two tickets to the Avett Brothers concert July 21 and a pass to 4 Peaks Music Festival, June 15-18.

Read on for more about Zimmerman and why you can’t miss this show and to see our wonderful sponsors!  Go to royzimmerman.com to see some of Roy’s videos. Read more ›

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KPOV Partners with and Broadcasts from 4 Peaks Music Festival!

4 peaks logoKPOV is proud to be a non-profit partner of the 4 Peaks Music Festival this year June 15-18, 2017. A family-friendly four day music and camping festival, 4 Peaks brings you the best in bluegrass, jam bands and funk. See more information and the line-up of amazing bands are here.

KPOV will be broadcasting live from the Festival on June 17. If you can’t be there live, listen on 88.9 FM or kpov.org

Get tickets here.  Read more about why you do not want to miss 4 Peaks. Read more ›

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Summer 2017 Youth Radio Camps

557109_10151854430035284_881738835_nWant to learn how to create a radio show at a radio station and have a blast making it happen?  KPOV is holding three super fun Youth Radio Camps again this summer!

Who: Youth ages 10-14.
When: The weeks of June 26-30, July 17-21, and August 7-11 from 9:00 a.m to Noon.
Where: The KPOV radio station, 501 NW Bond Street in Bend.

Register at the Bend Parks and Recreation Website, keyword search for KPOV.

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KPOV Receives a Grant from MRG Foundation

cropped-mrg-foundation-logoKPOV 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.

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Great Music Benefits for KPOV in Late June

KPOV is presenting even more opportunities for you to listen to some great music and support KPOV’s work to bring our community the best in live local music from our studio and local music festivals.

June 22: Broken Top Bottle shop benefit show for KPOV. Join KPOV and local band Rooster Tail Jet at Broken Top Bottle shop June 22. All proceeds from sale of Three Creeks beer go to KPOV!

June 29: Nonprofit Tunes night at Kelly D’s. Join KPOV and local musicians Maggie Barclay Jackson and Scott Fox Ardinger, Tara Snow, and Aussie Mark and Sheila for a fundraiser for KPOV. Read more ›

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Summer 2017 Youth Radio Camps

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