Soleil Mycko

Administrative Services Manager

Soleil works in the Administration and Finance departments of JPR. She joined JPR in 2014 as the Audience Services Coordinator after graduating from Portland State University with a Bachelor's of Science in Community Development with a minor in Sustainable Urban Development. Soleil is currently working towards her MBA at SOU. She is a Southern Oregon native who grew up listening to JPR.

Soleil and her husband, Jonathan, live in Ashland. During her free time, Soleil can often be found in her kitchen crafting new recipes or hiking with her dog Hudson.

The Classics & News Service on 90.5 FM in Coos County may have intermittent outages over the next couple of days. The tower where 90.5 FM is located is currently being re-painted and the owners of the tower will turn the service off while their workers are on the tower. 

In the meantime you can listen to any of our three services using the Listen Live feature at the top of the page.

Thanks for your patience!

JPR is giving away a pair of weekend passes* to the 2019 Pickathon Music Festival. All new members who join by Noon on July 8th will be entered into the drawing.

Click HERE to participate by making a new member pledge to JPR. 

And as a thank you to all of our current members, JPR will hold a separate drawing for a second pair of weekend passes that includes all current members! We'll announce the winners on Open Air on July 9th.

JPR is expanding its award-winning news department and is seeking two Regional Reporters. The Regional Reporters will work from JPR’s newsroom in Ashland, OR. Reporters produce high-quality in-depth features, newscast spots, interviews, photos, videos and other news content for JPR’s air and digital platforms, including social media. 

For complete position details and to apply CLICK HERE.

JPR is expanding its award-winning news department and seeks a News Director (ND) to lead and manage JPR news content across broadcast and digital platforms.   

The ND reports to the Executive Director, serves on the senior management team and works with station leadership and staff to support JPR's public service mission. 

For complete position details and to apply CLICK HERE.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University present Darlingside with special guest River Whyless in concert Monday night, March 4th at the SOU Music Recital Hall in Ashland at 8pm. Tickets are available online by CLICKING HERE.  

JPR favorite Darlingside is known for their lush choral harmonies and dynamic performances. NPR has called their music "exquisitely-arranged, literary-minded, baroque folk-pop." River Whyless is another string-based band that has become a regular on JPR playlists and NPR says they combine "exceptional songwriting talent and unexpected sounds for something truly singular."  Both bands have performed NPR Tiny Desk Concerts and have been featured prominently as World Cafe "Essential and Emerging Artists." Join us for a special evening of music featuring two bands making a name for themselves on the contemporary music scene.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University present Jake Shimabukuro in concert Wednesday night, January 30th at the SOU Music Recital Hall in Ashland at 8pm. Tickets are available online by CLICKING HERE.

Virtuoso ukulele rock star (yes, that’s a thing), Jake Shimabukuro is a musical force.  With his lightning-fast fingers, innovative playing techniques and contagious enthusiasm, Jake Shimabukuro has singularly altered expectations for his instrument. 

We have joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that inspires individuals, communities and organizations to give back to the charities and causes they celebrate to help create a better world. The idea is simple. Giving Tuesday is a day developed to balance the commercialism of Cyber Monday and Black Friday. 

                                                                           GIVE Today! 
                                                               Tuesday, November 27th

The 38th Annual JPR Winetasting & Silent Auction, generously sponsored by the Ashland Food Co-op and Gastroenterology Consultants, takes place Thursday | February 7 | 6-9 PM at a brand new location, Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites, just off exit 14 in south Ashland. This new venue, still part of the Neuman Hotel Group, provides a much larger space for our event which has grown over the years.

JPR and the Oregon Center for the Arts at SOU are holding a Grand Opening Celebration and Open House at the new JPR Broadcast Center and SOU Theater Building on Saturday, November 10th. 

The JPR Foundation is seeking an Audience Service Coordinator for Jefferson Public Radio (JPR). The position works out of the brand new JPR Broadcast Center on the Southern Oregon University (SOU) campus in Ashland, Oregon. The JPR Foundation is dedicated to raising funds to support JPR’s mission to feed the human intellectual and creative spirit of Southern Oregon and Northern California communities.

Southern Oregon University and Jefferson Public Radio will host a town hall meeting with Oregon State Senate District 3 candidates Jessica Gomez and Jeff Golden on Thursday, October 11th at the SOU Music Recital Hall at 7:00 pm.

Jefferson Public Radio (JPR) seeks a Broadcast Engineer to assist the Director of Engineering in maintaining, operating and developing the technical systems that enable JPR to fulfill its public service mission.