Programs A-Z

  • Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Heard by almost 13 million* people on nearly 700 radio stations each...

  • A two-hour weekend interview program featuring Bob Edwards' thought-provoking style, acerbic wit, and delightful humor with a wide range of guests.

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  • A weekly look at business issues important to mid-Missouri.

  • CoMo Explained is a podcast that breaks down the big news and explains how Columbia works. Find our home on the iTunes store or your

  • Enjoy engaging discussions with some of today's most important artists hosted by David Dye of the World Cafe.

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  • Education issues in mid-Missouri.

  • Field Notes is an opportunity for the Harvest Public Media team to dig even deeper into our coverage of food production through additional interviews, on-site reporting and audience feedback.  Each segment is produced and hosted by Abbie...

  • For the past decade, From the Top has been the preeminent showcase for America’s best young musicians. Through award-winning NPR and PBS programs, online media, a national tour of live events, and education programs, From the Top shares the...

  • Global Journalist is a half-hour weekly discussion of international news by a panel of journalists from around the world. Hosted by Jim Flink, Global Journalist airs at 6:30 P.M. on KBIA.

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  • KBIA’s Health & Wealth Desk covers the economy and health of rural and underserved communities in Missouri and beyond. Reporter Katie Hiler produces a short weekly radio segment, as well as in-depth features and regular blog posts. The...

  • A brief, monthly look at issues being researched by the MU School of Health Professions.

    More info at the MU School of Health Professions website.

     

  • Here! Now! Imperative: not to be avoided: necessary. In a typical week, the show will cover not only all the big news stories, but also the stories behind the stories, or some of the less crucial but equally intriguing things happening in the...

  • Watch the show and join the conversation on the Intersection website.

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  • A short, local newscast from the KBIA newsroom in Columbia, Missouri

  • A two-hour weekly survey of the greatest rock 'n' roll music ever, from Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, and Elvis Presley to garage classics in the making by contemporary artists. What do Buddy Holly, The Strokes, The Shangri-Las, The Beatles, and The...

  • A daily program about business and finance, it's a fresh way of reporting business & finance subjects to the general listener. Putting a human face on the global economy, the program illuminates the ways that international business and...

  • Every two weeks Gary Grigsby produces a in-depth feature about an environmental issue of importance to Missourians. Photo courtesy of Christopher Starbuck.

  • A monthly look at medical issues of interest to mid-Missouri and the world.

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Edition. Hosts Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Steve and Renee interview newsmakers from politicians, to...

  • KBIA News brings you a look at the arts and entertainment this week in mid-Missouri.

  • Hosted by award-winning journalist Tom Ashbrook, On Point is broadcast for two hours daily across the country on NPR. The show’s lively conversation covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, and features writers,...

  • Longtime TV host Paul Pepper brings you his deep connections with the people in the arts and civic life who make this area a great place to live. Hear "Radio Friends with Paul Pepper" weekday mornings at 8:50 on KBIA ... and, watch and listen...

  • Based in Chicago, Sound Opinions is hosted by Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot, two of the finest and best-recognized pop music writers in the nation. For over a decade they were dedicated competitors at Chicago’s two daily newspapers—Jim at the...

  • Talk of the Nation® links the headlines with what's on people's minds, providing a springboard for listeners and experts to exchange ideas and pose critical questions about major events in the news and the world around them. Each day, ...

  • Science Friday is a weekly science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide from 2-4pm Eastern time as part of NPR's 'Talk of the Nation' programming. Each week, we focus on science topics that are in the news and try to...

  • Talking Politics is a weekly program on local politics, hosted by Ryan Famuliner.

  • The Story aims to find people whose lives are intersecting with significant issues in the news and give them the opportunity to tell their story.

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  • Darren Hellwege and Trevor Harris interviews people of note in the Columbia community.

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  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 1.7 million listeners. It is produced by Chicago Public Media, distributed by Public Radio International, and has won all of the major broadcasting...

  • Each week To the Best of Our Knowledge delivers in-depth interviews with nationally and internationally-known guests whose passion for new ideas will challenge and engage. Hosted by Jim Fleming, this interview magazine is thoughtful and...

  • KBIA's weekly look at science, technology, and health in Missouri and beyond. Find us on iTunes

  • Each week, KBIA brings you a roundtable discussion about the media. Host Amy Simons and regular panelists Mike McKean and Earnest Perry from the Missouri School of Journalism provide analysis, commentary and criticism. Subscribe to us on

  • Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition from NPR News appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour weekend morning newsmagazine...

  • Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition from NPR News appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour weekend morning newsmagazine...

  • Word: Missouri is Davis Dunavin's special project