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. The station serves residents of Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Merced, Mariposa and Tulare counties over KVPR 89.3 (Fresno) and KPRX 89.1 (Bakersfield). In addition to its primary programming channel, the station also broadcasts KVPR Classical, a 24/7 music service on HD-2 in the Fresno/Clovis area on 89.3-2 and on streaming platforms.

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."