KPOV's Fall DJ Training Class is Coming September 28

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Do you ever listen to KPOV and think about being a DJ? Want to DJ your own show on Youth Radio Hour? Just interested in learning all about community radio?

KPOV's fall 2019 DJ training class is coming up on September 28, followed by two hands-on sessions in the KPOV studio. It’s the first step toward becoming a KPOV DJ — adult or teen.

You will learn the history and laws of community radio, KPOV’s past, present, and future, and audio production and broadcast skills.

The class is presented in conjunction with COCC Community Learning. Registration is open now at these links for the adult class and the teen class, or call COCC at 541- 383-7270. Call KPOV at 541-322-0863 for questions or more information.

Thank You for Voting for KPOV as Best Radio Station!

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KPOV finished second in the Source Weekly Best of Central Oregon Survey again this year! We are very proud and grateful to you for voting for us.

All of us at KPOV throw our hearts and souls into producing radio by the people and for the people of Central Oregon. The dedicated and beautiful people below are the beating heart of KPOV. They represent all the volunteer DJs, other hard-working volunteers, members of our Board of Directors and Community Advisory Board, and individual and business supporters who make KPOV go.

We have plenty of exciting treats for you this fall, so stay tuned.

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The Return of the Beatles Singalong!

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KPOV is bringing back our beloved Beatles Singalong, Saturday, October 5, at 7:00pm at the Boys and Girls Club in downtown Bend. Six popular local bands will play your favorite Beatles songs, while you sing and dance along. This fundraiser for KPOV features local beer, wine, and food, a silent auction and raffle, costume contest, and more!

Dress in your 60’s best (or not), leave your troubles far away, and twist and shout with a little help from your friends. You deserve it!

Tickets available at or at the station. KPOV members can contact the station at 541-322-0863 for a member discount code.

Sponsorships are available for businesses and individuals seeking to support KPOV and gain exposure to a large, loyal KPOV audience. Contact us here.

August Kids Camp Show on KPOV Thursday at 4!

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Our young media stars from the KPOV August Youth Radio Camp created a really fun show for your listening pleasure.

It will be on the air Thursday, August 22, at 4:00 p.m. during KPOV’s Youth Radio Hour. Tune in to 88.9 FM or with the “Listen Live” button.

Hear their music and intros, funny skits, humorous and/or wise PSA’s, and interviews of each other. Make sure to tune in. It’s always a wonderful experience.

Just another way KPOV is amplifying young voices and building stronger community here in Central Oregon.

“Historic Moments of Central Oregon” Airing on KPOV

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KPOV is now airing “15 Minute Histories,” rebroadcasting stories told by Central Oregon pioneers and settlers to KBND’s Kessler Cannon in 1953. This recorded series comes out of a collaborative effort between the Deschutes County Historical Society and Deschutes Public Library. KPOV will play two oral histories each month on The Point between 9 and 9:30 am, on the second Friday and third Wednesday in a segment called “Historic Moments of Central Oregon.”