What's on KPOV this week?

Northwest Taproom

New releases this Friday on Northwest Taproom, including tunes from

The Point, Wednesday 9/19

Zachary Bass, Director of the Redmond Municipal Airport will be

Ultimate Oldies Show Friday 9/21 and Sunday 9/23

The Ultimate Oldies Show – Blue Eyed Soul – Soul music
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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

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KPOV Runner up for Best Radio Station!

Thank you so much to all the KPOV listeners and supporters who voted for KPOV as Best Radio Station in the recent Source Reader’s Survey.

Thanks to you, out of all the radio stations in Central Oregon, KPOV is the runner up! We are proud of our unique, homegrown programming and are delighted that you love it too.

We also always value your feedback, so let us know what you want, need, or would like to get involved with. Email bruce@kpov.org.

KPOV’s Next DJ Training Class Begins September 29!

Tris new production board cropped and reduced for webInterested in learning all about community radio? Thinking about becoming a KPOV DJ?  Want to host Youth Radio Hour?

KPOV’s Spring DJ training class for both adults and teens is coming up on September 29, with two follow-up hands-on studio sessions. It’s the first step.

You will learn everything from the history and law of community radio to hands on production and broadcast skills.  Read on for registration information. Read more ›

Election Coverage on KPOV

During this important election season, KPOV will be conducting live interviews of local candidates for office. Tune in to the Point at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday and Friday to hear the interviews live. You can also hear recordings of the interview on KPOV’s Election Coverage Page.

KPOV to Broadcast City Club Forum September 20

To bring you in-depth discussions of important local issues, KPOV broadcasts live each month from the City Club of Central Oregon Monthly Luncheon Forums. The forums occur on the third Thursday of each month at 11:45 a.m.

Tune in Thursday, August 20 at 11:45 a.m., when the topic will be “Donuts to Yoga: How a Case Study of Bend Cops May Change How You View Health and Productivity in Your Home and Workplace.” Listen to City Club of Central Oregon Monthly Luncheon Forums on KPOV at 88.9 FM or live streaming on kpov.org. KPOV archives past Monthly Luncheon Forums at kpov.org/city-club-forums/, so you can listen any time.

Volunteer during KPOV’s fall membership Drive

for web Brian of Commute Options volunteering for KPOV's membership drive Apr 2014

KPOV’s fall membership drive is coming up and we need your help. Join the team that makes KPOV go, from Friday October 12 – Saturday October 2o.

We are looking for community members to answer phones for people calling in, help out around the office, and even go on the air.  Interested? Contact Jacquie here or call 541-322-0863.  Read more ›

Deep Cuts — New Show Sundays on KPOV!

Tired of hearing the same songs over and over on those other classic rock stations?

Then hang out at KPOV 88.9 FM every Sunday for Deep Cuts from 2:00 to 4:00pm with your host Johnnypeace as he digs into the heart of the album to find those precious deep cuts that rarely get played. Until now! Awesome classic rock from the 60’s through the 80’s.

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