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  • NPR's afternoon news program offers the latest news and headlines as well as in-depth features about everyday issues.  Visit the website.

  • American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and...

  • Beale Street Caravan is an hour-long Blues radio program. Styled in a magazine format, Beale Street Caravan takes listeners to exciting live Blues events each week.

  • Car Talk features brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi answering your questions about your cars. They have their own unique way of helping people - so bring your funny bone!

  • Check It Out is a weekly spotlight on literature and book culture that Siouxland Public Media co-produces with the Sioux City Public Library

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  • Join Siouxland Public Media’s Gretchen Gondek for “Food 4 Thought” Friday afternoons at 12:10 preceding “Friday Film Scores” on KWIT-KOJI.

    A variety of local topics are discussed ranging from recipes, organically grown foods, food...

  • It began when New York journalist and author Stephen J. Dubner went to Chicago to write about award-winning economist Steven D. Levitt for The New York Times Magazine. Dubner had been reluctant to take the assignment (he was in the middle of...

  • Fresh Air with Terry Gross, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Each week, nearly 4.5 million people listen to the show's intimate conversations broadcast...

  • Movie music every Friday.

  • Wind down with the mellow vibes of Jazz After Hours. Host Jeff Hanley delivers just the right mix of contemporary and classical jazz music, while welcoming guests such as Ray...

  • Every week we're offering a one-hour program centered on great concerts and the stories behind them. Christian McBride, whom you may know as a phenomenal bass player and bandleader, hosts the show.

  • Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture, is the only national, English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective.

    • Grant Wood wrote of the “rich funds of creative material” that Iowa holds in her landscape. It is within this uniquely Iowan landscape and culture that we find our own sound and poetry....
  • Living on Earth with Steve Curwood, the award-winning environmental news program delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit.  As the population continues to rise and the management of the...

  • Classical favorites personally selected by operations manager Steve Smith.

  • NPR's Morning Edition is the best way to begin your day! News, sports, business news and features, hosted by Steve Inskeep and Renee Montagne. 

  • For more than 30 years, Mountain Stage with Larry Groce has been the home of live music on public radio. Produced in West Virginia and distributed by NPR, each two hour episode of Mountain Stage can be heard every week on more than 150 stations...

  • Ode is a storytelling series where community members tell true stories on stage to promote positive impact through empathy.

  • On Being is a social enterprise with a radio show at its heart.On Being is a Peabody Award-winning public radio conversation and podcast, a Webby Award-winning website and online exploration, a publisher and public event convener. On Being...

  • WNYC’s weekly investigation into how the media shapes our world view. Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield give you the tools to survive the media maelstrom. Produced by WNYC Studios.

  • Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

  • Get a three-hour workout in America's true art form with Eddie Dunn and Saturday Night Jazz. Dunn's satin-smooth voice and creative delivery have caused more than one KWIT-KOJI listener to assume that SNJ is a syndicated program. We are proud...

  • Science Friday is a weekly science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide from 2-4 p.m. Eastern time. Each week, we focus on science topics that are in the news and try to...

  • Selected Shorts is a weekly public radio show broadcast on over 150 stations to about 300,000 listeners. It is produced by Symphony Space and distributed by Public Radio International. The radio show is recorded live at the popular New York...

  • We talk with the people in our community who are making art, news, music, and more. 

  • Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington.

  • Host Isaac Quinonez "El Tapatio" has become part of a Sunday night ritual for many Siouxland Hispanics, as they tune in at 8:00 for "Frontera Sur" (that's "South of the Border" if you don't speak Spanish). South of the Border is four hours of...

  • The TED Radio Hour is a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and create. Based on Talks given by riveting speakers on the world-renowned TED stage, each show is centered...

  • Nighttime is the right time to have the blues and KWIT-KOJI dutifully brings them to you each Saturday Evening with "Stumpy" Steve Smith and the 10 O'Clock Blues. Smith, whose only real brush with southern culture was growing up in South Dakota...

  • The Moth is a non-profit group based in New York City dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling. Founded in 1997, the organization presents storytelling events across the United States and abroad, often featuring prominent literary and...

  • David Remnick is joined by The New Yorker’s award-winning writers, editors, and artists to present a weekly mix of profiles, storytelling, and insightful conversations about the issues that matter ― plus an occasional blast of comic genius from...

  • In 1976, when The People's Pharmacy® was originally published, it was one of the first books providing drug and health information to consumers. It went on to become...

  • The Takeaway is a weekday news program that features unique conversations about topics of the day with both newsmakers and diverse voices. Award-winning host John Hockenberry invites listeners to learn more and become part of the American...

  • This American Life documents and describes contemporary America, but it is, quite literally, a new kind of radio storytelling.

    Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, the...

  • To the Best of Our Knowledge is inquisitive and intelligent radio. Peabody Award-winning host Anne Strainchamps and her crew of seasoned interviewers stand ready each week to create brilliant conversations on topics from food trends to cow...

  • Rock, blues, folk, Native, Americana, Funk, electronica, Reggae, World, Dub, Roots and Alternative Country. UnderCurrents is intelligent, fun and easygoing - diving deep...

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world...

  • Weekend Edition is NPR's weekend morning news program, featuring the latest headlines and news features.

  • It's Siouxland Public Media's shortest show. Each week Welcome. Sit. Stay. invites in a dog that is searching for a new home. 

  • From live in-studio performances and interviews with top musicians to new and undiscovered artists from around the globe –World Cafe is the place to hear contemporary popular music!