KPOD 97.9 FM
Hot Country Coverage
KPOD FM transmits from a 310 foot tower. We easily cover the coast from Gold Beach, Oregon in the north, to Eureka, California in the south. For FM coverage, line of sight is the name of the game! We serve the Del Norte and Curry County listeners with Today’s Best Country and All Time Favorites!
Format and Listeners
KPOD FM saturates the audience with a mix of Today’s Best Country (Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum, Kenny Chesney) and All Time Favorites (George Strait, Brooks and Dunn, Reba). This fits the make up of our hard working/hard playing ranchers, bulb growers, fishermen, loggers and Correctional Officers at Pelican Bay State Prison- like a glove. KPOD FM is also the EXCLUSIVE voice of our local High School Sports Program with LIVE broadcasts of all home and away games. It’s Country for America’s Wild Rivers Coast!
News, Weather and Features
KPOD FM carries ABC news at the top of the hour and ABC News each day. The „Half Past Weather Cast. airs two times each hour and KPOD FM is the audio source for Charter Communication.s Public Access Television Station, Channel 4. This enables us to keep tourists, as well as local listeners, up to date on events and matters of public interest in the Tri-County area. Our KPOD Community Bulletin Boards keep the community up to date with what is going on and of interest to Del Norte and Curry Counties.
KPOD FM Cares about our listeners and their families, St Jude Country Cares Radio-thon, we are proud to be a part of this wonderful organization every year in March for two days, we raise money and awareness to the help children and families in need of cancer cures. Coats for Kids is our local event we run during the months of November and December, we bring awareness of our communities need to keep children warm during the winter months with coat donations, we have had thousands of coats donated and KPOD Sportscasters Club.