Welcome to Mountain Streams Radio!
“Mountain Streams Radio” is A mix of new and classic Bluegrass, Folk and acoustic music. WKYW-LP began broadcasting in February 2017 at 102.9 FM, and operates as a “low power FM” (LPFM) radio station, licensed to the Mineral County Historical Society with studios and transmitter at Catamount Place on the campus of Potomac State College of West Virginia University, Keyser, WV.
Mountain Streams Radio is a noncommercial radio station and a not-for-profit 501(C)(3) organization. Support for Mountain Streams Radio comes from three primary sources: listener contributions, underwriting and grant requests. In addition to great music, Mountain Streams Radio offers community news and public affairs.
Read letter from Ed McDonald, and listen to final edition of Sidetracks weekly radio show, airing for over 25 years on West Virginia Public Radio, final show on September 8, 2019.
We discussed Three upcoming local events. Beth Maszor discusses volunteer opportunities for this summer’s Energy Express program in Mineral County. Randy Crane previews the Mineral County STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) Festival, March 28, on the WVU Potomac State College campus. Jill Baldinger invites local artists to submit work in the spirit of renowned illustrator…
Ashley Centofonti from Mineral County Tourism joins us to talk about the county’s participation in the March 21 regional celebration of All Things Maple. Ed and Karen McDonald share a personal story about the importance of Braille literacy and their participation in the recent Regional Braille Challenge at the WV School for the Blind in…