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.
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.
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.
This week’s Magazine is a recap of Mineral County Days from four major participants: MC Day committee chair, Patsy Koontz; County Commissioner, Dr. Richard Lechliter; Chamber of Commerce President, Randy Crane; and Convention & Visitors Bureau Executive Director, Ashley Centofonti. Nearly 50 Mineral Countians traveled to the state Capitol in Charleston for Mineral County Days,…
Our first 2020 Magazine features a conversation with Patsy Koontz, chairperson of the 2020 Mineral County Day committee, previewing this year’s Mineral County Day at the Legislature in Charleston, January 8 and 9. Also included is a well-known bit from humorist Stan Freberg, done in 1966, extolling the power of radio as “theater of the…