KPOV believes that while the challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic remain, positive momentum and unique constants like uplifting music, honest dialogue and informative programming are key to helping Central Oregon move forward to better days. This year, the only nonprofit, community radio station broadcasting from Bend will hold its Fall 2021 Membership Drive at…

(Photo | Courtesy of Deschutes Historical Museum) The Deschutes County Historical Society welcomes local author Valentyne with a meet and greet book signing of his new book Ghost King, book one in the Ghosts are Good series. The book signing takes place Friday, October 15 and Saturday, October 16, from 4-8pm at the Deschutes Historical…

(Second place painting, Jewels of Summer by Jacqueline Newbold) Central Oregon artists were well represented and took big awards in the Watercolor Society of Oregon’s 2021 fall show. The juror, Iain Stewart, selected 80 paintings out of 199 submissions by 123 Oregon artists.  Eleven of those artists selected in the show were from Central Oregon….