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 9, 2020

Changing the Narrative for Poetry Month, QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Manoli's, Dr. Dave on dealing with fear and anxiety, Poetry by Lebo Amnageng, Willy Palomo, Winter the Poet and Gianfranco Fernandez


RadioACTive: April 8, 2020

Utah Film Center Launches a Film Series, That One Time With Napoleon Dynomite and Pedro #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and RoHa Brewing, Dr. Dave on dealing with fear and anxiety, Poetry Matters with Joel Long


RadioACTive: April 7, 2020

COVID-19 update with Rep. McAdams and Sen. Escamilla, Consul Borjon on digital DACA renewal, Dr. Dave on fear, #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Proper Brewing, McCarthey Family Foundation launches nationwide essay contest on why a free press matters in a democracy, restaurant roundtable with Tamarika Khvtisiashvili, #ShelterInPoems with Trish Hopkinson


RadioACTive: April 6, 2020

RadioACTive launches #QuarantineCocktails with City Weekly and Ogden's Own. Dr. Dave on handling fear. Living the Circle of Life reports on Utah tribes and coronavirus. Hectic Hobo's Hasen Cone debuts a new song. Plus, #ShelterInPoems as Poetry STILL Happens, featuring Tacey Atsitty, Trish Hopkinson, Nancy Takacs and Joel Long.