RadioACTive is a show for grassroots activists and community builders, weeknights at 6 p.m. Due to COVID-19, the RadioACTive has pivoted from a live, in-studio experience to one that is pre-recorded live via Zoom, then lightly edited for broadcast each night.

Be part of the conversation: Call ‪(385) 800-1889‬ and tell us what you'd like to hear on the show, suggest a guest/topic, share your reaction to a segment or your own personal story for broadcast. Include your contact information, too.

RadioACTive Team:

  • Executive Producer and Host Lara Jones
  • Associate Producer and Host Billy Palmer
  • Sue Robbins, Community Co-Host, #EverydayPeople edition on Monday night
  • Tamrika Khvtisiashvili, Community Co-Host, Roundtable Tuesday edition; COVID Diaries Correspondent
  • Risshan Leak, Community Co-Host, Roundtable Tuesday edition 
  • Nick Burns, Community Co-Host on Wednesday night
  • Billy Palmer and Changing the Narrative Team, Community Co-Hosts on Thursday night
  • Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, Community Co-host on Friday night
  • Dr. David Derezotes of Utah Peace & Conflict Studies, Community Co-Host for special projects
RadioACTive volunteers:
  • Natalie Benoy
  • Isabella Sabala
  • Doug Leon
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: January 4, 2021

#EverydayPeople edition with Sue Robbins. Listen as Sue continues to explore psychedelics in Utah with Salt City Psychedelic Therapy and Research (SCPTR), a Utah-Based organization dedicated to advancing the field of Psychedelic Medicine. Plus, PPAU fires up the Beehive Academy for a virtual civic engagement training session for the New Year. And a special poem from Utah's first poet laureate, David Lee.


RadioACTive: January 1, 2021

Happy New Year! Catch the best of #PunkRockFarmerFriday with Bob Quinn, a progressive leader in promoting organic and sustainable agriculture throughout the state of Montana and author of Grain by Grain, Roots Charter High School and homegrown music from My Friend Zero.


RadioACTive: December 31, 2020

Best of RadioACTive with the Changing the Narrative team, featuring Black, Bold, and Brilliant: a Community Conversation, with panelists Ashley Finley, Karen Rodrigues La Paz, and Betty Sawyer


RadioACTive: December 30, 2020

Best of RadioACTive with Nick Burns on RadioACTive, featuring SLC, Water Equity for Navajo Indigenous People Rain Maker Media Group, Tara Benally, #Quarantine Cocktails with City Weekly, and Roosters Brewing Company