Programming

New Program Schedule Begins July 9

Jul 5, 2016
WNYC

Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms?

Those are the kinds of unexpected questions asked by unconventional economists Stephen Dubner and Steven D. Levitt. Their bestselling book Freakonomics was so popular, it spawned a blog, a documentary film, lectures, a pair of pants – and a radio show. It joins the lineup of exciting new programs on NWPR, along with The New Yorker Radio Hour, Philosophy Talk, and an expanded Sunday Baroque.

Special Programs For Thanksgiving

Nov 16, 2015
Dion Hinchcliffe / / Flickr

From culinary and hosting help to poetry, music and a scientific consideration of gratitude, Northwest Public Radio has a lineup of special programs to enhance your Thanksgiving!

Ask The Governor: Tonight, 7-8 PM

Nov 10, 2015

Submit your question now for  Washington Governor Jay Inslee, then listen to him discuss pressing issues facing the state in the next broadcast of Ask The Governor, Tuesday November 10, 7-8 PM on the NPR and Classical music service, and the NPR News service.

This will also air on KTNW Ch 31 (Tri-Cities) and KWSU Ch 10 (Pullman-Moscow).

ALL CLASSICAL PUBLIC MEDIA

A classically trained Shakespearean actor and the BBC’s former Hollywood correspondent,  Edmund Stone is host of one a new program on the NPR and Classical music service. The Score is a weekly celebration of music in film.  

New Program Schedule Begins June 29

Jun 15, 2015

Exciting new programs are coming your way! You'll also have extra opportunities to hear some of our most popular weekend programs.

Summer 2015 Program Schedules:

NPR and Classical music service 

NPR News service

New programs: 

New Programs on News Service Sundays

Jan 6, 2014

With listener feedback as our guide to this year’s program changes, some new and exciting programs have joined the Sunday lineup on the NPR News service, while reducing the number of repeat broadcasts.

NPR Announces End of Talk Of The Nation

Mar 29, 2013

Like many of you, Northwest Public Radio learned on Friday morning that NPR will cease production of Talk Of The Nation with Neal Conan  at the end of June.  This announcement blindsided many public radio stations across the country, and leaves a significant gap in the weekday program schedule.

All programs on the NPR and Classical Music service unless otherwise noted

Sunday 12/30

A Season’s Griot                                                                   

6-7 PM

A Seasons’ Griot captures the flavor of Kwanzaa with tales and traditions of African-American and African peoples. 

Tuesday, 1/1/2013

New Year’s Day From Vienna