KPOV’s local program hosts
Ben is the host of Left of the Dial on Thursday evenings from 8 to 10 pm.
Bill is the host of The Silvertone Ramble on Monday mornings from 10 am to noon.
Bret is one of the hosts of Straight, No Chaser on alternating Tuesdays from 6 to 8 pm and hosts About The Blues On Friday from 5 to 6 pm.
Carolyn is one of the hosts of The Point on Friday mornings from 9 to 9:30 am.
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Chuckaroo the Buckaroo is the host of Calling All Cowboys on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 pm and Sundays from 4 to 6 pm.
Dean is one of the hosts of Pop Excavations on Friday afternoons from 4 to 5 pm.
Dennis is the sound engineer for Center Stage, on Saturday afternoons from 2 to 4pm.
Diane is the host of Carbonfreeda on alternate Fridays from 9:30 to 10 a.m.
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DJ Tee is the host of Urban Mix on Friday evenings from 10 pm to midnight.
Dr Bob is the host of Dr Bob’s Blues on Thursday mornings from 10 am to noon.
Eric is the host of InterZONE on Saturday evenings from 8 to 10 pm.
Erich Ryll is a retired Clinical Research Professional who moved to Bend in 2016 with his wife Lory, and two intrepid Corgi’s. Since moving to Bend, outside of volunteering for KPOV, Deschutes National Forest, and High Desert Museum; the Ryll’s enjoy all things outdoors including kayaking, hiking, bicycling, skiing, and exploring all the wonderful sights we have here in Oregon. Retirement has brought us the best jobs we have ever had – volunteering locally.
Erich is one of the hosts of The Point on Monday mornings from 9 to 9:30 am.
Harry is a host of The Good Stuff on Saturday morning 6 to 8am.
Howard is the host of The Dog & Pony Show on Tuesday afternoons from 4:30 to 5 pm.
Jack is a former musician, audio engineer, and lifelong fan of classical music. Born in Santa Barbara, California, he and his wife Jacquie moved to Bend in 2008 with a better-than-average cat.
Jack is one of the hosts of The Sunday Classics, Sunday mornings from 10 am to noon.
Jah is the host of JY Soundsystem on alternate Friday evenings from 8 to 10 pm.
Johnny is the host of Deep Cuts on Sunday afternoons from 2 to 4 pm.
Judy is a host of All Things Vegan on alternate Tuesdays from 5 to 6 pm and a member of KPOV's programming committee.
Judy works in accounting by day but nights and weekends often find her at KPOV editing her show, All Things Vegan, or helping with some of the many jobs at KPOV. She says, "Volunteering has been a real eye-opener. I never realized how much there is to do, and how many wonderful, dedicated volunteers there are. I have a lot of respect and appreciation for each of them." Judy enjoys spending time with her family, and fur critters: 3 cats and one dog. Other passions include gardening and reading and watching the many deer, birds, chipmunks, squirrels and other animals that frequent her yard.
Linda is the host of The Point on Thursday mornings from 9 to 9:30am. Her regular feature, Radio Active Art, covers the local arts and culture scene.
Louise is one of the hosts of the Point on Wednesday from 9 to 9:30 am.
Lynn is one of the hosts of Center Stage on Saturday from 2 to 4 pm.
KPOV DJ Michael Funke has a long history of unique shows on KPOV. From “Working Bend” to “Psychedelic Protest” to “Right Here Right Now” and “The Point”, Michael has been part of KPOV since the beginning.
Michael is the host of The Radical Songbook on Friday mornings from 10am to noon.
Nancy is the producer of the Gardening: Get Good at It episodes on The Point on Tuesdays. She has been a certified OSU Master Gardener since 2006 and also enjoys volunteering for community radio.
Steve is one of the hosts of The Point on Tuesday mornings from 9 to 9:30 am.
Ted is one of the hosts of Juniper Roots on Wednesday evenings from 8 to 10 pm.