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: March 15, 2021

As we pass the one-year mark with COVID, what's next? Find out on tonight's #EverydayPeople edition of the show with Community Co-Host Sue Robbins. Guests: SLC Mayor Erin Mendenhall, Utah AIDS Foundation, Project Rainbow, Utah Pride Center and SL County Health Department.


RadioACTive: March 12, 2021

#PunkRockFarmerFriday checks in with Peter Donegan in Ireland as we celebrate a St. Patrick's Day one-year into COVID, plus Alan Bain with tips to grow your own potatoes this year. SkyWatcher Leo T. A dip into the #QuarantineCocktails vault with City Weekly to remember Tony Caputo, who passed away earlier this week. Fresh, homegrown music from Kate MacLeod.


RadioACTive: March 11, 2021

Reframing the Conversation, Good Trouble and the Red Line: Another addition to the discussion series from the U of U, Department of Equity Diversity and Inclusion


RadioACTive: March 10, 2021

The Good The Bad and The Ugly: A Legislative Recap with The League of Women Voters Utah, ACLU Utah, and Alliance For a Better Utah, plus A Session of Healing