Programs A-Z

  • 'Round Midnight features an eclectic blend of blues, rock, world, folk, jazz, reggae, alternative country, and more. Current to classic.

  • "A Way with Words" is a weekly, hour-long, national, caller-based program about language. Author Martha Barnette and lexicographer Grant Barrett take calls about slang, grammar, linguistic heirlooms, old sayings, word origins, regional dialects...

  • Acoustic Accents is Alaska's radio showcase for great music with an acoustic "accent". Each week we feature some of the finest singer-songwriters and musicians on the planet. In addition to great tunes, our regular feature "Words and Music"...

  • America's first and longest-lived weekly program on the music of Africa and the African Diaspora.

  • Featuring music which will soothe the savage opera listener. Follows KUAC's Opera show.

  • Afternoon Concert features classical selections chosen by the local hosts. The hosts feature classical works along with insightful commentary on the pieces themselves and interviews with local and visiting artists including actors, directors...

  • Statewide news from the Alaska Public Radio Network

  • NPR's afternoon radio newsmagazine presenting two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features. A one-hour edition...

  • Roots-based music including bluegrass, old-time string band, folk and country. Acoustic music that has that has that any old time feel even if it came out in the new millenium.

  • Providing perspective on the daily weather conditions with a longer range look at temperature, precipitation and wind, and the factors which drive them. Beyond The Weather taps the knowledge of longtime Alaska climatologist Rich Thoman and is...

  • Produced at the SETI Institute, Big Picture Science engages the public with modern science research through smart and humorous storytelling.

  • Live broadcasts of the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly meeting are held every other Thursday.

  • Nationally syndicated classical music service produced by Minnesota Public Radio. The service is dedicated to live classical music programming, and airs great music from a library of more than 50,000 classical-music CDs.

  • Dark Winter Nights: True Stories from Alaska” airs the last Saturday of every month at 7p.m.  This locally produced show is 30 minutes of amazing and sometimes hilarious true stories from Alaska told by the Alaskans who experienced them.  Dark...

  • Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. 

  • A weekly radio series that showcases the nation's most outstanding young classical musicians.

  • A Collection of music from the islands and from the early vaults of blues and acoustic artists.

  • Two-hour weekday news magazine with features on technology and personal finance, plus cultural stories on film, theater and music

  • Mainstream jazz programming, selected by expert hosts.

  • Co-hosts Dr. Jay Butler and Prentiss Pemberton and their guests discuss a variety of health-related topics during this LIVE call-in show. Line One features local physicians and national subject experts from the fields of nutrition, childcare,...

  • Live Wire! is radio variety for the attention span-challenged. It's music from up-and-coming bands, original comedy, performance and scintillating interviews with writers, filmmakers, comedians and innovative thinkers. Hosted by Luke Burbank ...

  • Living On Earth with Steve Curwood is an environmental news and information program. Every week, a broad range of ecological issues are addressed.

  • Marketplace is a smart, hip, and literate program not only about money and business, but about people, local economies, and the world-- and what it all means to us.

  • Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform,...

  • MOUNTAIN STAGE is a two-hour radio show recorded before a live audience in Charleston, WV. Now in its 20th year, the show has established a long tradition of featuring national and international acts in almost every style of music.

  • Baroque music from the 'Golden Age' of classical compositions.

  • Bringing in music that falls between the cracks.  Avant garde/experimental jazz, world/ethnic, new age, spiritual, neo-classical, acoustic, electronic music and more share the spotlight on Nighlights' idiosyncratic playlist

  • This thoughtful program explores Alaska and the world through conversations with writers, artists, scientists, historians, and the people who live in the North. Each episode touches on the guest’s creative works and background, and discussions...

  • KUAC presents Opera for a Sunday afternoon. Hosted by 2010 Spirit of KUAC winner Susie...

  • Planet Money explains the economy with playful storytelling and Peabody award-winning deep dive, roll up your sleeves journalism. The team includes Robert Smith, Jacob Goldstein, Stacey Vanek Smith, Noel King, Ailsa Chang and Kenny Malone.

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  • Brings to the listener the confluence of poetry and acoustic music.

  • Ira Flatow discusses all things scientific on Science Friday.

  • Snap Judgment is about the decisions people make that change everything. Host Glynn Washington takes listeners on a narrative journey — leaping from one person's frying pan into another person's fire.

  • KUAC FM’s 50th Anniversary celebration continues as 30 KUAC StoryCorps stories air weekly on KUAC, every Friday at 1pm, March 29-October 18, 2013. Last fall, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital/Denali Center generously sponsored community interviews...

  • The 2021 Summit Quest 300-mile race begins in Fairbanks on Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. Listen to coverage on KUAC FM weekday mornings after the news and at 1 p.m., and weekends at 7:35 and 8:35 a.m.

  • Talk of Alaska's live call-in format is Alaska's only statewide forum to discuss the critical issues impacting life on the last frontier. Call 1-800-478-TALK (8255)or e-mail in during the show at talk@alaskapublic.org to join the statewide...

  • From the New York Times, and hosted by Michael Barbaro, The Daily is what the news should sound like with the biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world.

  • Music from the past that takes you back to the 50's, 60's and 70's

  • In her 20th year of national distribution, Fiona Ritchie's invitation to The Thistle & Shamrock¿ is as enticing as ever. Viewing her program as an on-air community, Ritchie has created a gathering place for anyone who enjoys music from...

  • For a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers, listen no further than Wait Wait…Don't Tell Me!, the oddly informative news quiz from NPR.

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