Programs A-Z

All Things Considered provides in-depth reporting that has transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking...

A weekly one-hour public affairs program, Alternative Radio provides information, analysis and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media.

Alternative Radio is a weekly...

Since 1990, Chrysti the Wordsmith has been plumbing the depths of dictionaries obscure, arcane and pedestrian to craft word and phrase histories for her radio audience.

A different documentary special is featured each week.

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For keen observers, a walk to the grocery store or a hike up a mountain can inspire questions. Where do magpies nest?  Why doesn’t a spider stick to its own web? How do water striders keep from sinking?  Every week since 1992, Field Notes...

MTPR's on-air arts and culture magazine.

Home Ground Radio is a half-hour public affairs program with topics that range from the environment to the politics of Montana and the rural west. In each program, host Brian Kahn conducts one or two...

In Other Words features interviews, discussions, and music from a feminist perspective. It is locally produced by Montana Public Radio.

Marketplace Morning Report is a weekday market and business report. Produced by American Public Media.

Local and regional stories from the Montana Public Radio Newsdesk.

These short newscasts keep listeners up-to-date on Montana news and weather as they listen to NPR's Morning Edition. Montana Public Radio's Assistant News Director, Edward O'Brien anchors the Montana Morning News at 7:04 AM, 8:04 AM, and 8:33...

An encore broadcast of the weeks top news feature story from MTPR News.

Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition.  Hosts Renee Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning...

Mountain West Voices with host, Clay Scott is a program featuring the extraordinary stories of ordinary people throughout the Rocky Mountain West.

Continuing his long-running conversation with the American public, Bill Moyers returned to radio in January 2012 with Moyers & Company, a weekly series of smart talk and new...

Not just for Natives, National Native News is the only daily news and information program produced from a Native perspective that can be heard on public radio stations nationwide and in Canada. Produced...

On Being with Krista Tippett, is a spacious conversation — and an evolving media space — about the big questions at the center of human life, from the boldest new science of the human brain to the most...

On the Media tackles sticky issues with a frankness and transparency.

Each week Flora Delaterre a.k.a. The Plant Detective investigates a new medicinal plant somewhere around the globe--and it could be in your backyard. Beth Judy writes and...

Radiolab is an experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories. In each episode, Radiolab experiments with sound and style...

Reflections West is a weekly radio program that presents the thoughts of writers and scholars on the American West. These thinkers pair their own thoughts with a passage from literature and history....

Science Friday explores science-related topics -- from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes. Listen to in-depth discussion with scientists and others from all walks...

TED Radio Hour is a journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions and new ways to think and create. Each episode includes riveting excerpts from the renowned TED...

The Write Question is a program that features authors from the western United States, including James Lee Burke,

The Writer's Almanac is five-minute radio gem. Host Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of that day in history and reads a short poem or two.

Weekend Edition Saturday wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest...

Weekend Edition Sunday wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest...