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 4, 2020

Balancing public health, justice and civil rights with Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill. #PandemicalPoetry with Ken Sanders and Alex Caldiero. COVID-19 supplies for the Navajo Nation. #NursesWeek with Night Train's Michelle Tanner. #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Tin Angel Cafe.


RadioACTive: May 1, 2020

#PunkRockFarmerFriday with Aldine Strychnine, including an #UrbanFarmReport with Utah dairy farmer Lacey Papageorge, #QuarantineCocktails Ep20 with City Weekly, Ogden’s Own Distillery and SLC Mayor Mendenhall, Flagstaff-grown music from Walter Salas-Humara, updates from Downtown SLC Farmers Market, Wasatch Community Gardens, The Other Side Academy and Summit Land Conservancy.


RadioACTive: April 30, 2020

#Quarantine Cocktails with City Weekly and PiperDown, The Peoples Energy Movement, #Peotry Still Happens with Michelda George


RadioACTive: April 29, 2020

From China With Love: A Perspective of 'Reopening" amid Covid 19 with Utah native Terry Hurst, "Looking Up" author Michele L. Sullivan, #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Red Iguana Restaurant