RadioACTive is a show for grassroots activists and community builders, weeknights at 6 p.m. Be part of the conversation that makes your community better. Call 801-359-9191 during the show to ask questions or share your take.

RadioACTive Team:

  • Executive Producer and Host Lara Jones
  • Associate Producer and Host Billy Palmer
  • Dr. David Derezotes of Utah Peace & Conflict Studies, Community Co-Host for special projects
  • Amy Dominguez, Community Co-Host Tuesday nights
  • Nick Burns, Community Co-Host Wednesday nights
  • Billy Palmer, Community Co-Host, Thursday nights
  • Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, Friday nights
  • Sue Robbins, Everyday People, Community Co-Host 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month
  • Risshan Leak, Community Co-Host first Monday of the month
RadioACTive volunteers:
  • Bryan Lanning, Monday
  • Risshan Leak, Tuesday
  • Natalie Benoy and Isabella Sabala, Wednesday
  • Sarah Thacker, Thursday
  • Holly Lamert, Friday
Sound Engineers:
  • Sullivan Phetchanpheng, Willis Krammer 
If you have an idea -- guest, topic, something new -- for RadioACTive, send an email to Or reach out on Facebook: KRCL RadioACTive.
RadioACTive theme song written and recorded by Rowan Stigner

RadioACTive: May 18, 2020

Capturing COVID-19 portraits and stories, #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly, Hope Corps fills the void of summer internships, sneak peek at Rock Camp SLC Virtual Music Fest, UMOCA is Mapping It Out virtually, Privacy Protection Act, ERA fight still strong, advocating for animals


RadioACTive: May 15, 2020

#PunkRockFarmerFriday with Quarantine Cocktails, Urban Farm Report with the Utah Farm Bureau and Farmers Feeding Utah, homegrown music from future.exboyfriend, and more!


RadioACTive: May 12, 2020

#QuarantineCocktails gets a caffeine buzz with Alpha Coffee and City Weekly, Sor Juana Prize Call for Submissions. SLC Mayor Mendenhall on SLC's 'hot zips' and the equity failures laid bare by the COVID-19 crisis. #SaveUtahBiz with Silicon Slopes. Community Roundtable with Parent-Teachers.


RadioACTive: May 11, 2020

An #EverydayPeople edition of the show with Community Co-Host Sue Robbins, featuring two Utah state lawmakers who talk about getting educated on the way legislation affects people who are transgender. You #QuarantineCocktails goes #ontherocks with City Weekly and Gracie’s. Action Utah takes civic engagement virtual.