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 9, 2021

It's been about a year since our communities went into lockdown due to the pandemic. #RoundtableTuesday Community Co-Hosts Risshan and Tamrika talk to a panel of mothers about the ups and downs of life during COVID. Plus, #3QuickPicks with The City Library and reflections on Black Refractions at the UMFA.


RadioACTive: March 8, 2021

RadioACTive's #EverydayPeople throws a radio rally for International Women's Day and the theme of 'Choose to Challenge'


RadioACTive: March 5, 2021

Signs of spring with #PunkRockFarmerFriday, featuring Elise Watt of New Roots, a program of IRC-SLC to help refugees, asylees, immigrants and new Americans in Utah. Big news: New Roots CSA will include an 'egg share' this year! Plus, Skywatcher Leo T, League of Women Voters of Utah and Red Acre Center with one last legislative update, Voterise and fresh, homegrown music from the Slay-at-Home bands of Rock Camp SLC.


RadioACTive: March 4, 2021

Black Bold and Brilliant the Blerd Edition, with the Changing the Narrative Team and Utah Film Center