Thank you for your support of RadioACTive, KRCL's community affairs program for grassroots activists, community builders, punk rock farmers and DIY makers a muscicians. Tune in weeknights at 6 as the RadioACTive team passes the mic so folks can share their stories and the causes they care about.

If you missed the show or want to listen again, visit the RadioACTive Archives or listen on-demand. And catch audio clips from the show every day at 6:50 a.m., 10:50 a.m. and 2:50 p.m.

Executive Producer, Host: Lara Jones 

Production Assistant:  Valene MC

Production Assistant: Connor Estes

Volunteer Hosts:

  • Mondays: Olivia Jaramillo (debuting June 3, 2024)

  • Tuesdays: Risshan Leak

  • Wednesdays: Nick Burns

  • Thursdays: Stephanie Mahina & Val MC (RadioACTive the Talanoa Way)

  • Fridays: Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer

  • Emeritus Host: Tamrika Khvtisiashvili

GET INVOLVED: If you have a story idea for RadioACTive and a song to match, then let's hear it! Email with your ideas or simply dedicate a song to someone in your life or a cause you support -- either just may end up on the show. Or call 385-800-1889 and leave a voicemail with your story idea and song to match.

Ways to listen:


Talanoa Mental Health Expert Discusses Finding Purpose Through Self-Awareness + Healing

RadioACTive the Talanoa Way, with Stephanie Mahina. Tune in as she talks story and dives deep into Utah's Pasifika community. This week we have the Celia Moleni of Manaaki Mental Health as she shares the importance of self awareness, especially in our Pasifika communities. Then musical artist, ms.communicated is stopping by to share her musical talents and then we sit down with Director, Cam Houston.


Sen. Mitch McConnell gives up leadership position.

How will this breaking news change the U.S. Senate? RadioACTive talks with Pulitzer-nominated author Ira Shapiro. Plus, Press Freedom Foundation on federal prosecution of Florida journalist, SLTrib on Utah playwright with 3 plays on the boards, and local Disney On Ice skater. 


2024 Year of No-Kill Animal Shelters in Utah

February is National Spay and Neuter Awareness Month. Shelter Animals Count and Angel Paws stop by with Gem and King Tubbie to get you on board. Plus, National Veterans Golden Age Games, LetterWest, and Let Utah Read Coalition veto alert.


1 week to go in the Utah Legislature. And 1 week to Utah caucus night.

RadioACTive talks politics with the League of Women Voters of Utah and the Hinckley Institute of Politics. Bystander Initiative Scholarship. Plus, Momivate's Mothering Convention.