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KEDM Drawing: iPad Air

20 hours ago

Make a gift to KEDM during the Drive to Unify Membership Campaign and enter to win an iPad Air!

KEDM brings people together, and connects you to news with depth, stories from different communites, and respectful conversations between people with different opinions.

The iPad Air features the A12 Bionic chip with Neural Engine, a 10.5 inch Retina display, and support for Apple Pencil and the Smart Keyboard. And it's just one pound and 6.1 mm thin!

90.3 KEDM Drive to Unify

Sep 13, 2019

KEDM brings people together. No matter your political party, age, or race, you can agree that KEDM is radio that matters for everyone.

When you listen to 90.3 KEDM, you hear programming that's about connection. KEDM brings you stories from different communities, news with depth, and respectful conversations between people with different opinions.

Consider the way news from around the globe can affect our lives here... or how a report on a new discovery or book or artist or film can inspire your imagination unexpectedly.

J.Curtis / KEDM

90.3 KEDM Public Radio debuts a new music format this Memorial Day Weekend.  The new format is called The Boot, a reference to the nickname for the shape of Louisiana. 

"The Boot" features Louisiana artists and regional favorites.  It's a Southern gumbo made up of blues, soul, funk, zydeco, and swamp favorites.  Local favorite bands are also part of the mix.  

KEDM Drawing: Best Books of NELA

Apr 10, 2019
Shawn Harquail /

[updated 4-15-19] 
Congratulations to winners Renada Davis of Monroe and Erin Cox of Rayville! They'll each take home a pack of some of northeast Louisiana's best books from KEDM!

Spring weather means a great opportunity to sit on the back deck or lay in the hammock and read a great new book! Make a gift to KEDM during the Spring Membership Drive, and you'll be entered to win a great collection of Louisiana-themed books from KEDM!

Thanks to everyone who made this year's Gala a success!

Every year, KEDM offers you the chance to make a difference to the youth of our community by helping students in need.  

This holiday season, your tax-deductible year-end gift to KEDM will enrich your life with another year of great programming while helping children gain a brighter future.

This year, your gift will give the joy of learning

Congratulations to Charlotte and Paul Moore of Monroe! They took home the Amazon Echo + Home Lighting Starter Kit!

Raise Your Hand with your tax deductible gift to KEDM and you'll be entered to win products to connect your home!

Drawings will be held on September 29 through October 5.

The giveways include a an Amazon Echo + Lighting Starter Kit, including the Element Classic by Sengled Starter Kit; and an Echo Dot!

Downtown Monroe
B. Lenox / KEDM

A downtown renaissance is happening in Monroe and West Monroe. New businesses are flocking to once vacant buildings and food and night life are following. KEDM's Policy and a Pint took a look at what is encouraging investment our downtowns and how to market what we've got. 

Our expert panel joined a live audience at Trapp's in West Monroe for a lively discussion. 

At a time when reliable news has never been more important, KEDM has remained a relevant, trustworthy source for you, and we want to stay that way.  We strive every day to continue to bring you the great music and informative programming that you deserve, and now we’re asking for your help.

This month we’re asking you to raise your hand and volunteer to do something you may have never done before -- become a sustaining member of the station you listen to every day.

Raise Your Hand for KEDM

Sep 13, 2018
J.Curtis / KEDM

Raise your hand if you’ve learned something new while listening to 90.3 KEDM.

Maybe you’ve heard one of our reporters unpacking some big complicated idea or maybe it was just something you didn’t know before.

OK, now keep your hand raised if you’ve gained a clearer picture of the world and your community thanks to the news coverage and programs here on KEDM. The latest breaking story from overseas or something happening right here at home.

Wow, that’s a lot of hands!

Now, raise your hand if you're a financial supporter of KEDM.