Preserving old growth forest

Irrespective of diverse views on climate change, its rate, causes and consequences, there’s no legitimate argument about the importance of saving ancient forests that soak up lots of CO2 and provide us as well as the UO track team enough oxygen for digging weeds and distance running. It’s been a long-ongoing worldwide fight in the … Read more

KEPW & emerging history

A tectonic power shift in world history is rapidly underway, from a US/Europe-dominated unipolar system to a multipolar system – prominently including the China/Russia-led Shanghai Cooperation Organization and indigenous majority countries in the Global South that are resisting and rejecting exploitative neoliberal capitalism – for which most Americans are appallingly unprepared due to our saturation … Read more

KEPW broadcaster running for US Senate

Listeners might be interested to know that KEPW producer of the Body Count program Dan Pulju is running as the Green Party candidate for U.S. Senate this fall, providing a strong anti-war alternative for the 40% of U.S. voters who identify as neither Democrat nor Republican. His web site is

KEPW Labor Day Potluck Sept. 5 at 6pm

Come to your community radio station’s Labor Day Potluck and meet the KEPW 97.3FM crew. We’ll kick off at 6pm Monday Sept 5 at the tables to the west of RiverPlay Discovery Village Playground (the playground across the street from 210 Cheshire Ave 97402 Skinners Butte Park). At KEPW’s community potluck this month we will be celebrating … Read more

Why listen to KEPW?

If you love classical music, you know your default radio station. If you’re a sports enthusiast, you know your default radio station. If you like “oldies” music, you know where to automatically tune. As a child, did you like the same comforting bedtime story every night? If any of these, stick with familiar MSM faces … Read more

KEPW Community Potluck August 1st, 2022

All are welcome to the KEPW community potluck. It’s usually on the first Monday of the month. Join us for an informal potluck where we chat, eat, drink and play! Where: It will be outdoors on the west side of the lawn at the RiverPlay Discovery Village Playground at Skinner’s Butte Park. Note: The playground … Read more

Get to Know: Island Earth Radio with Mike Meyer

Island Earth Radio is a collection of multicultural, multi-genre songs about nature. It may be one of the only nature-positive shows on radio anywhere in the world and is especially needed in this era of disconnection for our natural world and climate change. Songs from around the world are supplemented with national artists such as … Read more

Get to Know: Hard Rain and Slow Trains with Daniel Mackay

The following interview was produced for the 89th episode of the KEPW Weekly News program. Joshua: Today I’m speaking with Daniel McKay who produces a weekly radio show for KEPW called hard rain and slow trains, Bob Dylan and fellow travelers. He began listening to Bob Dylan in January of 1989 and has seen him … Read more

KEPW Community Potluck July 11, 2022

All are welcome to the KEPW community potluck. It’s usually on the first Monday of the month (except July 2022 which is the second Monday because of the holiday). This will be a “meet and greet” where we will give a short intro to our community radio station with ways people can help, then we’ll … Read more