About Us

Our Story

Welcome to KENC Radio, the heart and soul of Stayton’s radio broadcasting. Since our humble beginnings, KENC has been more than just a radio station; we are a cornerstone of the community, a gathering place for voices, and a celebration of the diversity and spirit of our town.

Our Mission

At KENC Radio, our mission is to connect, inform, and entertain our community. We strive to be a beacon of local news, a platform for diverse music, and a forum for the exchange of ideas. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our listeners with content that is engaging, educational, and entertaining, while also providing a spotlight for local talent and businesses.

Our Programming

Our programming is as varied as our listeners. From the early morning news and commentary in the “Community Wake-Up Call” to the soothing tunes of “Night Owl Express,” we ensure that every moment of your day is accompanied by quality broadcasting. Special segments like “Book Corner” and “Tradio” cater to specific interests, while our coverage of local events and high school sports keeps you connected to the pulse of Stayton.

Community Involvement

Community is at the core of everything we do. KENC Radio is not just about broadcasting; it’s about building a stronger, more connected community. We are proud to host and sponsor local events, support charitable causes, and provide a platform for local voices. Our initiatives like the “Winter Book Drive” and “Music for Meals” are testaments to our commitment to community service and involvement.

Meet the Team

Behind KENC’s success is a team of dedicated professionals – from our charismatic hosts to our diligent technical staff. Each member brings their unique flavor to the station, ensuring a rich and diverse listening experience. We are storytellers, music lovers, news enthusiasts, and above all, we are your neighbors.

Join Us

We invite you to tune in to KENC 1620 AM, be a part of our community events, or even join the conversation. Whether you’re a local looking to stay connected, a business seeking a community partnership, or just a music enthusiast in search of a great tune, KENC 1620 AM has something for everyone.

Contact Us

For more information, to provide feedback, or to share your community news, please visit our Contact Us page.

Thank you for being a part of the KENC Radio family – where every voice matters and every story counts.