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 3, 2021

What Comes After Sugar-Free February? Health and Nutrition with Dr. Mike Jaffe, plus Legislative Priorities in Children's Health and Nutrition with Voices For Utah Children and Utahns Against Hunger


RadioACTive: March 2, 2021

#RoundtableTuesday explores addiction during COVID, different ways to help folks experiencing homelessness with Glenn Bailey of Crossroads Urban Center and grassroots activist Ty Bellamy of Black Lives for Humanity Movement. Plus, a #3QuickPicks reading list from The City Library's Azra Basic, a legislative update from the League of Women Voters of Utah and more.


RadioACTive: March 1, 2021

#EverdayPeople edition of RadioACTive: Community Co-Host Sue Robbins and Equality Utah's Troy Williams review the fight to beat back UT bills targeting the transgender community. Plus, YWCA Utah Young Women's Leadership Summit, Queer Spectra Arts Festival, Women of the World Virtual Gala, BLM-Utah's #BlackHistoryBus.


RadioACTive: February 26, 2021

Aldine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, shares true tales from the agrihood with Bill McDorman of the Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance, USU asparagus whisperer Dan Drost, Red Acre Center's Symbria Patterson. Live music folks weigh in on a return to normal. SkyWatcher Leo T. #3QuickPicks on The People's Business from League of Women Voters of Utah. Fresh, homegrown music from Crook and The Bluff.