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City Portland, Oregon
Broadcast area Portland, Oregon
Branding Mater Dei Radio
Slogan The Positive Difference
Frequency 88.3 MHz
Repeater(s) 100.5 KMME (Cottage Grove)
First air date December 8, 1989
Format Catholic Christian radio
ERP 3,500 watts
HAAT 437 meters (1,434 ft)
Class C2
Facility ID 41330
Transmitter coordinates 45°30′58″N 122°43′59″W / 45.51611°N 122.73306°W / 45.51611; -122.73306Coordinates: 45°30′58″N 122°43′59″W / 45.51611°N 122.73306°W / 45.51611; -122.73306
Callsign meaning Blessed Virgin Mary
Owner Catholic Broadcasting Northwest
Webcast Listen Live
Website materdeiradio.com

KBVM (88.3 FM, "Mater Dei Radio") is a radio station broadcasting a Catholic Christian radio format.[1] Licensed to Portland, Oregon, United States, the station serves the Portland OR area. The station is currently owned by Catholic Broadcasting Northwest.[2] The call letters are a reference to Mary, mother of Jesus's title the Blessed Virgin Mary, under whose patronage the station was placed at its dedication.[3] On-air programming is simulcast in Eugene/Springfield on KMME, 100.5 FM and via an online stream.


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