Programs A-Z

  • A Way with Words is an upbeat and lively hour-long public radio show and podcast about language examined through history, culture, and family. Each week, author/journalist Martha Barnette and lexicographer/linguist Grant Barrett talk with...

  • On May 3, 1971, at 5 p.m., All Things Considered debuted on 90 public radio stations.

    In the more than four decades since, almost everything about the program has changed, from the hosts, producers, editors and reporters to the length of...

  • Come into the Parlor for clever songs, charming stories, and hilarious sketches each week. Hosted from the piano by acclaimed composer JP Houston, with his wife, comic actress Julie Van Dusen. JP and Julie are joined by special guests from...

  • The California Report provides daily coverage of issues, trends, and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.

    Find California Report segments during Morning Edition, every weekday at 5:51 a.m.

  • Forum – The Live Statewide Conversation on Public Radio

    Every weekday at 10:00 a.m. on KVCR, you’re invited to join an hourlong audio journey covering news, issues and topics that matter to you. And as a public radio listener in...

  • It began when New York journalist and author Stephen J. Dubner went to Chicago to write about award-winning economist Steven D. Levitt for The New York Times Magazine. Dubner had been reluctant to take the assignment (he was in the middle of...

  • Fresh Air with Terry Gross, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio’s most popular programs. Each week, nearly 5 million people listen to the show’s intimate conversations broadcast on...

  • Supreme Court rulings. Breaking news. Thoughtful interviews.

    A live production of NPR and WBUR Boston, in collaboration with public radio stations across the country, Here & Now reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in...

  • Longtime IE Economist John Husing, the Chief Economist for the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, joins KVCR’s Ken Vincent to discuss the economic forces affecting the Inland Empire, and how the economy directly affects IE residents, families,...

  • Lifestyles takes a fresh look at arts, culture and issues across our unique region. If it’s interesting and it’s here in the Inland Empire, it’s Lifestyles with Lillian Vasquez on KVCR.

  • Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, our leading business news radio program and podcast is about providing context on the economic news of the day. Through stories, conversations and newsworthy developments, we help listeners understand the economic world...

  • Every weekday for over three decades, Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with two hours of multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform, challenge and occasionally amuse. Morning Edition is the most...

  • Press-Enterprise Columnist Cassie MacDuff joins KVCR’s Ken Vincent in the KVCR studios to review a few of the Inland Empire’s major news stories of the past week.  The conversation can be heard on KVCR’s “Morning Edition” most Friday mornings...

  • 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, politicians, journalists, artists, scientists and ordinary...

  • WNYC’s weekly investigation into how the media shapes our worldview.

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

  • Reveal is a radio show from The Center for Investigative Reporting. To learn more about the show and view upcoming episodes, visit the show's website at https://www...

  • Science Friday is your trusted source for news and entertaining stories about science. We started as a radio show, created in 1991 by host and executive producer Ira Flatow. Since then, we’ve grown into much more: We produce award-winning...

  • Snap Judgment is a themed, weekly NPR storytelling show. We focus on presenting compelling personal stories - mixing killer beats with real drama to produce cinematic, dramatic and kick-ass radio. We are sponsored by the Corporation for Public...

  • A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.

    As described at npr.org

  • KVCR News has your daily news rundown Monday through Thursday at lunchtime.

  • This American Life is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.2 million listeners. It is produced by Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major...