Programs A-Z

  • This series profiles humanitarians, idealists and visionaries, hosted by award-winning documentary producer DAVID FREUDBERG. Hear stories of citizens who inspire us by their courage.

  • Interfaith Voices is an independent public radio show fostering interfaith understanding by providing engaging conversation about religion, across many traditions and beliefs. We explore how faith intersects with culture, public policy...

  • It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders is a weekly one-hour engaging conversation -- a timely and topical look back at the week's news, with pop culture features and interview.
    Sam talks with journalists, news makers, and...

  • Jazz Time on HPPR welcomes two new hosts from the WFMT Radio Network. John Hillwill join us week nights starting at 9pm central time. Sunday nights...

  • Futuro Media creates multimedia content for and about the new American mainstream in the service of empowering people to navigate the complexities of an increasingly diverse and connected world.

    The Futuro Media Group is an independent...

  • Ruth Beasley shares what she's learned about the science, lore and literature of birds of the High Plains, adding hand-crafted soundscapes meant to help listeners learn and remember the songs and calls of featured birds.
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  • Each week, Valerie Brown-Kuchera brings us Little Spouse on the Prairie, the show where she pokes affectionate fun at her husband, her kids, her home and her rural life, even though she loves them all fiercely....

  • Live from Here with Chris Thile is a Saturday-night destination for audiences everywhere. This variety show features a unique blend of musical performances, comedy and audience interaction. Acclaimed musician and songwriter Chris Thile...

  • Join us for a live broadcast from the Tumbleweed Festival. Western Swing and Other Things, Silver Rails and Open Range hosts present interviews and music live from the festival grounds. Join Marshall Allen Bailey, Cowgirl Janey, Lynn Boitano,...

  • 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 people who think cool thoughts. Hosted by Luke...

  • HPPR's Living Room Concert series provides an intimate, live-music experience for both our listeners and our featured performers. Hosted by the station as a community service, admission is a $15 suggested donation, which goes directly to...

  • Marketplace is an in-depth program that focuses on everything from the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets. The only national daily business news program...

  • Marketplace Tech host Molly Wood helps listeners understand the business behind the technology that's rewiring our lives. From how tech is changing the nature of work to the unknowns of venture capital to the economics of outer space,...

  • Marketplace Weekend™, hosted by Lizzie O’Leary, brings you powerful stories from economies both large and personal, at a pace that suits your weekend life. Settle in for an hour of insightful storytelling and a conversational look at where the...

  • Tim Harford explains - and sometimes debunks - the numbers and statistics used in political debate, the news and everyday life.

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with Morning Edition from NPR and HPPR. Hosts Renée Montagne, Steve Inskeep, and David Greene bring you the day's news stories and interview newsmakers from politicians, to academics, to...

  • 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...

  • New Letters on the Air, hosted by Angela Elam, is the half-hour radio companion to the literary quarterly magazine New Letters.

    http://www.newletters.org/ontheair.asp

  • Hosted by Alec Baldwin, this show is one of WFMT Radio Network's best. All 52 weekly two-hour broadcasts will be taken from the Orchestra's entire subscription season, and will be interspersed with programs...

  • Hosted by Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik, On Point is broadcast every weekday on NPR stations around the country. Produced by WBUR in Boston, On Point’s vibrant conversation covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, and...

  • On the Media explores how the media 'sausage' is made, casts an incisive eye on fluctuations in the marketplace of ideas, and examines threats to the freedom of information and expression in America and abroad. For one hour a week, the show...

  • Open Range could bring to mind images of campfires, cowboys, wide open spaces, and endless skies… but here on HPPR, it means the freedom to roam musical airwaves without boundaries or fences. Wherever you find yourself, it's the perfect...

  • Every week in Our Turn At This Earth, author Julene Bair ponders the questions she began asking as a young woman working beside her father as a fourth generation High Plains farmer: How do we honor our families’ past while also honoring the...

  • Outlook brings you the human story behind global events, the arts, science and all that makes the world extraordinary.

    The focus for Outlook is simply people – all over the world – and how their lives are changed by...

  • Over To You is a weekly, 10 minute programme offering listeners the chance to air their views and put their questions and comments about the network to programme makers, presenters and managers. Presented by Rajan Datar, it's lively and...

  • Ozark Highlands Radio is a weekly radio program that features live music, jam sessions and interviews recorded at Ozark Folk Center State Park<...

  • The stories of the High Plains are as limitless as High Plains skies. 

    People of the Plains is a 10-week series featuring students from West Texas A&M University sharing stories and lessons learned by People of the Plains. ...

  • 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. Guy...

  • Playa Country, a project of the Playa Lakes Joint Venture (www.pljv.org),  is a weekly radio show focusing on the wildlife, wetlands and prairies of the western Great Plains, and the people who manage them. On...

  • A sixth generation Kansan, Karen Madorin cherishes the prairie in a way only one who has left a beloved homeland and returned can.  A writer, amateur photographer, and teacher, Karen loves finding fossils from the ancient inland seas  as well...

  • Each weekday, host Marco Werman and his team of producers bring you the world's most interesting stories in an hour of radio that reminds us just how small our planet really is. The World is heard on over 300 stations across North America.

  • Punk & Disorderly on High Plains Public Radio is a 1 hour show on Saturday night/Sunday morning that is dedicated to punk rock.

  • Enjoy the end of your weekend with Radio Deluxe and its relaxed and smart presentation of the Great American Songbook and popular jazz.  It’s a two-hour music and conversation program hosted by jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli <...

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

  • An HPPR holiday tradition continues Thanksgiving Eve! Mark Haslett produces and hosts "Reflections,"a special program featuring classic jazz and pop standards from the 1930s-1960s. Since 2009 we've offered this show on the night before...

  • The mission of The Center for Investigative Reporting is to engage and empower the public through investigative journalism and groundbreaking storytelling in order to spark action, improve lives and protect our democracy.

    CIR is among...

  • 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...

  • All aboard the Saturday afternoon train called, Silver Rails: music of the world in the folk tradition.  Live from HPPR’s studios, Debra Bolton and Lynn Boitano bring you Americana, world, bluegrass, acoustic blues, traditional and contemporary...

  • As part of our dedication to timeless music, High Plains Public Radio continues to bring you classical music every weekday afternoon. National hosts Valerie Kahler and Julie Amacher bring decades of classical music background to the show, plus...

  • Snap Judgment is the storytelling phenomenon electrifying audiences nationwide. Created by Glynn Washington and co-produced by WNYC Studios, Snap delivers a raw, intimate, musical brand of narrative — daring audiences to see the world...

  • Songbirds will feature music that is heavily steeped in acoustic rhythm and sound.   The parameters will include singer/songwriters, bluegrass, traditional tunes and modern folk.  All songs will be acoustic in nature, featuring instruments such...

  • Sound Medicine is a weekly hour about health and medicine - featuring a lively blend of studio interviews, field reports and short items on topics ranging from nutrition to sports medicine, cancer to cardiology.

    Sound Medicine is...

  • The inside and personal story of the key moments from sporting history.

    Sporting Witness takes listeners back in time to key events in sporting history, brought to life by the people who were there using recollection and archive.<...

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