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Whether KEDM is in the community with in-depth discussions, or just coming to an event to say "Hi" to our listener friends, you can learn more here.

KEDM Drawing: Apple Watch

May 31, 2016

Update 6/21/16: Congratulations to winners Sue and Tom Nicholson of Monroe!

Everyone who donates to the KEDM "Be The One" Campaign will be entered into a drawing for an Apple Watch. The watch values at $300. 

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We're making improvements to how you stream KEDM and KEDM Ideas! These updates will ensure that you'll continue to be able to get KEDM streams from our mobile website.

Apple is making changes to support IPv6 networking. Ipv6 is a more modern form of network access that will allow the Internet to scale for decades to come. 

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Thanks to everyone who gave during the "return" of the Spring Fund Drive! We're so grateful to volunteers, food donors, and our hard-working staff for making this drive possible.

We finished the drive at $21,626!

If you haven't made a donation to support the programs on 90.3 KEDM, please do it now by calling 342-5575, or by clicking the "Donate" button in the top right of this page.

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Congratulations to April 21 winner Mark Alleman of Monroe and April 23 winners Lena and Mike Beutner of Sterlington!! 

KEDM will resume the Spring Campaign April 19-23.  

Make your tax-deductible gift to KEDM and you'll be entered to win a pair of tickets to the James Taylor concert

The drawings will be held on Thursday, April 21st and Saturday, April 23rd.

University of Louisiana Monroe

What a party! Even with some unpredictable weather, we had a great time of food and enjoyment.

The KEDM Director's Gala for "RENT" at the University of Louisiana Monroe was held Friday night, March 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. before the curtain of "RENT" at 7:30. Click here for our original post about the event. It was such a pleasure to partner with the ULM School of Visual and Performing Arts.

Congratulations to Gerald Stinson, winner of the Best of the Best Books of Louisiana drawing held on April 23, 2016!!

KEDM will resume the Spring Campaign April 19-23.  

Make your tax-deductible gift to KEDM and you'll be entered to win a prize package that consist of some Louisiana books and those written by Louisiana authors that were chosen for NPR's Best Books of 2015! 

Holiday Programs on KEDM

Dec 23, 2015
photo credit: <a href="">Celebrating the Chinese New Year</a> via <a href="">photopin</a> <a href="">(license)</a>

The holidays aren't over yet! KEDM has more in store for as we count down to 2016!

Thursday December 31

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Congratulations to Edward Eller of Monroe! Thank you to all who contributed to the campaign!

Make your tax-deductible year-end gift to KEDM and you'll be entered to win a stunning Mariana necklace!

This handmade double-strand choker from Serendipity Designer Jewelry features crystals in beautiful blue, aquamarine and amber.

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KEDM featured live performances of seasonal favorites featuring young artists in  Musical Merriment, Wednesday and Thursday December 9th and 10th. Students from area high schools and universities performed at the KEDM studios throughout the day.

Vocal Vibes host Deborah Chandler and Bandscape host Jason Rinehart served as hosts for the special broadcasts.

“Students had been working on selections full of merriment and cheer. Wow! They were ready to perform on KEDM! There was something for everyone,” explains Chandler.

KEDM Receives Grant To Preserve Local Blues Heritage

Dec 2, 2015

KEDM Public Radio received a $2,000 grant from Entergy Charitable Foundation for the production of a new weekly radio series calledByway Bluesbeginning in January 2016.

The grant will allow KEDM to preserve the musical and cultural heritage of Louisiana's blues by recording musicians and artists from northeast Louisiana.

Byway Blues will share the lives and musical accomplishments of famous artists such as Blind Joe Reynolds, Mable John, Doug Duffey, and many more.