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: December 16, 2020

Salt Lake City Mayor, Erin Mendenhall, Utah Housing Coalition, Beyond Shelters, Housing Solutions, Plus Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance


RadioACTive: December 15, 2020

Does counterculture still exist? A #RoundtableTuesday panel, featuring artist/educator Jorge Rodriguez, SLUG Mag's Angela Brown, DJ Chu and Friday Night Fall Out's Keith McDonald. Plus, McCarthey Family Foundation's winning student essayists.


RadioACTive: December 14, 2020

Sue Robbins, RadioACTive's #EverydayPeople host, talks with educator and activist Chelsie Acosta about what's feeding Utah's school-to-prison pipeline. Plus, Young Diplomats of the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy.


RadioACTive: December 11, 2020

True tales from the agrihood with Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, featuring Katie Nelson of The Green Urban Lunch Box and Rikki Nadkarni-Longino of The Mobile Moon Co-op. Plus, SkyWatcher Leo T, NHMU's Randi Irmis and fresh, homegrown music from Hi Again.