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News & Announcements 22 May 18

Bobbi Barbarich was at Le Petit Massif, the Massif Music Festival launch party at the Hume, when she captured this incredible shot of the drummer and bassist for Dead Fibres, and the drummer from BRASS. Loads of great shots from the night on Massif’s Instagram. Get your tickets for Massif coming up September 21-23. And it might be… Read More »


News & Announcements 14 May 18

This week’s photo was taken by Jesse Schpakowski and spotted on the West Kootenay Photography Group on Facebook. When asked about the photo, Jesse had this to say:  “There are several areas in the west Kootenays that are full of treasures like this tunnel. There is so much history in some of these valleys. Other than that it… Read More »


News & Announcements 30 Apr 18

This week’s photo was taken by Nelson photographer, Tineke Reese. There are many fire hydrants around town, but perhaps none so picturesque as the one around the corner from Oso. This awesome shot was spotted on the West Kootenay Photography Group on Facebook.  Each week we’ll feature a new photo of life in the Kootenays. We’ll be… Read More »

Come Celebrate Launch of KCR’s Latest Doc Project

News & Announcements, Uncategorised 22 Apr 18

For the last year, Kootenay Co-op Radio has been engaged in a project titled Amplifying The Voices of Our Community (AVOC). This project was funded by the Community Radio Fund of Canada Radiometres grant program and supported five station volunteers in producing a series of 22 documentaries exploring the efforts of almost 50 local nonprofit… Read More »

Image of the week for April 16, 2018

News & Announcements 16 Apr 18

This week’s photo was taken by Nelson photographer, Adrian Wagner. This image was altered to make it work work on our site, so we suggest you check out the unaltered version here. A photo of Nelson from the mountain seemed fitting to kick off the new website launch, as well as remind people that summer… Read More »

KCR website gets an upgrade

News & Announcements 16 Mar 18

Testing. Testing. Is this thing on?  Feast your eyes on the Kootenay Co-op Radio website! After a year of planning and development (and a few sleepless nights), we are very excited to introduce you to our new website.  What’s changed? Pretty much everything. It has a radical new look, the usability is much better, it’s… Read More »

KCR Looking for Radio Hosts

News & Announcements 15 Feb 18

Join Us For An Orientation Session Have you ever wanted to have your own radio show? Well, here’s your chance! Attend the KCR orientation meeting on February 17th at 11 am at the station to find out what it means to be a member, volunteer, and programmer at Kootenay Co-op Radio. NEW SEASON starting April 2, 2018. Email to… Read More »

Kootenay Music Awards

News & Announcements 22 Jan 18

Kootenay Co-op Radio proudly brings you the 6th annual Kootenay Music Awards, on March 16 at Bloom Nightclub… and the excitement is already brewing! As a celebration that recognizes all of our talented musicians from throughout the Kootenays, there promises to be something for everyone. With live performances, an exciting award ceremony, and some truly amazing prizes… Read More »