Mission Statement

Valley Public Radio's broadcast center is located in Clovis, CA
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Valley Public Radio is a leading provider of news, music and entertainment content for California's San Joaquin Valley, with two programming services, KVPR and KVPR Classical. The station serves residents of Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Merced, Mariposa and Tulare. KVPR can be heard on 89.3 in the Fresno area and on 89.1 in Bakersfield. KVPR Classical can be heard on 89.3 HD-2 in the Fresno area. Both stations are also available at KVPR.org, the KVPR App and on smart speakers and other connected devices. 

The station's programming includes local and NPR News, classical music and entertainment programming. The station was founded in 1975, is a community licensee, and is operated by White Ash Broadcasting. Valley Public Radio is a NPR member station. 


"Expanding your world through voices and sounds that inform and inspire." 


"We are bridging artistic expression and diverse perspectives of our community."