Programs A-Z

  • An experimental project designed to burst the filter bubble of social news and to candidly narrate the first 100 days of the new administration from within the heart of Appalachia

    100 Days in...

  • "The program that never plays the same exact song twice."

    Each week, host Joni Deutsch links the past to the present with the best music ranging from emerging artists to classic...

  • Beginning mid-October 2016, Chris Thile took the helm of A Prairie Home Companion. Garrison commented: “Chris is my man. … He is, I think, the great bluegrass performer of our time and he is a beautiful jazz player. There just isn’t...

  • Abracadabra is a children's television series that presents health education, nutrition, and science in a fun and entertaining venue, combining these with magic, ventriloquism, and original songs for children ages 4 to 10.

  • Across the Blue Ridge focuses on the southern Blue Ridge area known through generations and still today as a hotbed of old-time, bluegrass, blues, and country music. The program reaches far beyond, exploring southern music as the music...

  • All Things Considered is the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Every weekday, hosts Robert Siegel,

  • American Graduate: Let’s Make it Happen is a long term public media commitment, supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), to help communities implement solutions to the high...

  • ​Antiques Roadshow episodes filmed in Charleston, WV air Mondays at 8 p.m. on May 11, 18, and 25!  And don't miss our own behind-the-scenes documentary that premieres May 25 at 9 p.m.

  • Appalachia Health News' goal is to increase awareness of health issues throughout the region. 

  • BBC Newshour is the BBC World Service's flagship international news and current affairs radio program, with news bulletins, international interviews, and in-depth reports of world news.

  • With over 60 bureaus worldwide, the BBC World Service has been the globe's most comprehensive source for news for more than 80 years. With a news network of international correspondents, reporters, and producers, the BBC World Service offers a...

  • The day's top news, analysis, and interviews with Dan Damon every weekday.

  • On April 5, 2010, 29 men were killed in an explosion at the Upper Big Branch Mine in Montcoal, West Virginia.

    Federal regulators say a history of unsafe practices led to the explosion and prosecutors are now trying to prove that culture...

  • When the Iraq war began, a West Virginia Army Reserve company was near the tip of the invasion force. They became the first Army unit since World War II to build a bridge under fire, as Marines assaulted across the Diyala River and into...

  • From plainchant to polyphony, Baroque to the Boston Pops, our mid-days are a celebration of the incredible diversity that is classical music.

  • Watch Doctors on Call - LIVE - on West Virginia Public Television & get answers to your health questions from WVU Healthcare...

  • Following the 2016 election, messages of hate sprung up around the United States, evoking fear in the minds and hearts of...

  • From the Greek , meaning to select, and meaning place, Eclectopia is the place for eclectic contemporary music. Now celebrating its 13th year on the air, it was the first of its kind on WVPB. After years on Sunday, a very slow night for radio,...

  • We love babies and toddlers for many reasons.  One of their most endearing qualities is their apparent simplicity and innocence.

    But inside is a different story. It's the only time in their lives when their brains will develop so rapidly...

  • Folk Alley is a listener supported 24-hour, online music service featuring folk, traditional, Americana, Celtic, singer/songwriter, world, and acoustic music. It was launched in September 2003 and is produced by WKSU-FM in Kent, Ohio. Along...

  • Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program. The veteran public radio...

  • Inside Appalachia tells the stories of our people, and how they live today. Host Jessica Lilly leads us on an audio tour of our rich history, our food, our music and our culture.

  • West Virginia Public Broadcasting proudly presented the 2016 Inspiring West Virginians radio documentary December 21 at 8pm, with encores on Dec. 30 and Jan. 2 at 1pm. 

    This year's one-hour program...

  • This two-hour program will document the half-century career of John D. Rockefeller, IV in his chosen home of West Virginia. Why would an heir to one of the nation’s largest family fortunes, familiar and comfortable in the most elite circles,...

  • Living on Earth with Steve Curwood is the weekly environmental news and information program distributed by Public Radio International. Every week approximately 300 Public Radio stations...

  • Lost Highways: indie rock, alternative country, Americana, rock-a-billy and a lot more. Songs you love, stuff you might have missed and fresh sounds from artists traveling down musical paths where other people don’t go –plus interviews with...

  • Marketplace is produced and distributed by American Public Media (APM), in association with the University of Southern California. The programs focus on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy,...

  • 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 Renée interview newsmakers from politicians, to...

  • Bringing you the best performances from 31 year of Mountain Stage. 

    Mountain Stage is a two-hour music show taped before a live audience, usually in the Cultural Center in Charleston, WV. The program showcases very diverse music, from...

  • Mountain Stage at 30: A Radio Retrospective premiered on West Virginia Public Radio on Thanksgiving night (Thursday, November 28), 2013 at 8 p.m.  The...

  • For over 30 years, Mountain Stage has been the home of live music on public radio. Recorded in front of a live audience, every episode features performances from seasoned legends and...

  • For more than 30 years Mountain Stage has been giving radio audiences the best seat in the house for some of the world's most renowned performers. Distributed by NPR Music and produced by West...

  • With support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the seven stations involved in the Ohio Valley ReSource will be taking a look at the big stories in a regional community, from large focus issues in economy, energy, environment,...

  • On Being is a weekly, public radio program and media platform that explores contemporary human belief and its influence on culture, faith, science, and tradition. It is an on-going conversation between Krista, her guests, and her audience about...

  • Performance Today features live classical concert recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, as well as in-studio performances and interviews. Also, each week composer Bruce Adolphe joins host Fred Child for a classical music game, the Piano...

  • PRI's The World® is your world revealed. It's about the events, trends, and personal tales that connect us around the globe. ~Marco Werman hosts an hour of surprising angles, unexpected insights, and engaging voices to illuminate what's going...

  • 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 allowing science to fuse with culture, and...

  • Created by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, Reveal is public radio’s first one-hour radio show and podcast dedicated to investigative reporting....

  • Sidetracks is a one-hour weekly program of bluegrass, folk, country, blues, and related styles of contemporary acoustic music.

  • Snap Judgment tells intriguing stories about extraordinary and defining events in people’s lives. The program’s raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through another's eye.

  • StarDate is the longest-running science feature in the country, having celebrated its 35th anniversary as a national radio program.

    StarDate advises listeners of what to look for in the night sky, and explains the science, history, and...

  • The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama, airing on West Virginia PBS on March 25 and April 1,  hopes to establish a clearer understanding of the history and impact of the Jewish people throughout the world.

  • Peabody Award-winning "Studio 360 from PRI and WNYC" is public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture....

  • 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 stage where some of the world's deepest thinkers and...

  • For more than two decades, Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) have been America's funniest auto mechanics. By making millions of listeners laugh, they have become the defining voices of public radio weekends.

  • The Folk Sampler is about real people, doing real things, talking about the stories we have to tell and the lives we live.
    The program has been in national syndication since 1982. It is heard each week over public and community radio...

  • Welcome to “The Front Porch,” where we tackle the tough issues facing Appalachia the same way you talk with your friends on the porch. 

    Hosts include WVPB Executive Director and recovering reporter Scott Finn; conservative lawyer,...

  • The Law Works discusses legal issues that affect daily life. The Law Works considers issues ranging from how to buy a house, to identity theft, and wiretapping.

  • The Legislature Today is West Virginia's source for daily legislative news and information.  The only live television program covering the West Virginia Legislature, the broadcast features reports from the Senate, House and committee meetings...

  • The Legislature Today is West Virginia's source for daily legislative news and information.  The only live television program covering the West Virginia Legislature, the broadcast features reports from the Senate, House and committee meetings...

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