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: April 15, 2020

Liz Owens on heading the YWCA Utah, Youth Climate Organizers on Earthday events online, Quarantine Cocktails with City Weekly featuring Takashi Sushi, Dr. Dave on coping with crisis, Poetry Month with Wynter ThePoet


RadioACTive: April 14, 2020

Bye-bye Core Civic. #WyoSayNo on the latest win against for profit prisons. #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and A Bar Named Sue's #suericki. Dr. Dave on positivity during a pandemic. The Emerald Project goes virtual as it seeks to combat the misrepresentation of Islam. #PandemicPoetry with Ken Sanders. Creativity and coronavirus with Tamrika Khvtisiashvili.


RadioACTive: April 13, 2020

An #EverydayPeople edition of RadioACTive with Sue Robbins examining the one-year anniversary of the Trump Administration's ban on open trans military service. Plus, #QuarantineCocktails Ep6 with The Sun Trapp, Dr. Dave's tips for dealing with anxiety and depression, Utah Poet Laureate Paisley Rekdal launches


RadioACTive: April 10, 2020

#QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Red Iguana, new music from Andrew Wiscombe, Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox with a COVID-19 update, Dr. Dave's reflections on fear, poetry from Nancy Takacs, #UrbanFarmReport with Wasatch Community Gardens, Green Phoenix Farm and Stagl Organics CSA