Programs on KPNW-DB

Below you will find information on our shows, and some of our community events. So stay tuned and check back as we shift into high gear for a busy summer season. Check the Station Calendar for times

Arts Express

Arts Express is a vibrant anthology mix of cultural news, views and interviews, and the organic and intricate ways that art always intertwines and fuses dynamically with political currents of the day.

Bellingham Art Beat

Tune in every Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 for Bellingham Art Beat, hosted by Boosie and produced by Shannon Laws.  Season 3 has begun and is bringing all new interviews and music to the airwaves.

Confetti Park

hosted by Katy Hobgood Ray, features music and stories spun in Louisiana. It showcases songs that kids love, songs created for kids, and songs created by kids.

Holly St Icons

A weekly show bringing you the history and stories of Holly St Businesses.  On hiatus at this time, you can find past shows on our Mixcloud page for Holly St. Icons under Local Shows.

Into the Arts

Presenting interviews ranging across all parts of the arts.  Music, art, film, theatre, we will bring you interesting and fun facts about art in the Pacific Northwest.

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic news brings you the latest in medical news on a variety of issues of interest to many.


With an awareness that mental and relationship health is the bedrock of a fully functioning society, MyNDTALK was launched to help address the unmet need – the poorly/insufficiently communicated mental/relationship health information so much needed and often overlooked/unavailable to the greater population.

Planetary Radio

Each week, Planetary Radio's Mat Kaplan visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, astronaut, advocate or writer who provides a unique and exciting perspective on the exploration of our solar system and beyond.

Quiet Storm

Radio Curious

Radio Curious is a half-hour, weekly, long-form interview program, now in its 27th year. We interview people on a curiously wide variety of topics about life and ideas. Our website is

Radio Ecoshock

Latest science, authors, issues – from climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, Peak Oil, the economy, and peace.

Rising Up with Sonali

Rising Up withSonali is an all-women run Radio and Television show that brings progressive news coverage rooted in gender and racial justice to a wide audience.


Sprouts: Radio From the Grassroots is a 29-minute weekly program coordinated out of the Pacifica Affiliates office, dedicated to showcasing radio content produced at community radio stations and independent production groups. New topics each week

Spoiler Alert Radio

Conversations on the Craft of Filmmaking.

A retrospective look at the work of independent artists in filmmaking: directors, cinematographers, production designers, composers, writers, and more – from across the globe.

This Way Out

The International LGBT Radio Magazine

Thom Hartmann Show

Thom Hartmann is a progressive national and internationally syndicated talkshow host whose shows are available in over a half-billion homes worldwide. He’s the New York Times bestselling, 4-times Project Censored Award winning author of 24 books in print in 17 languages on five continents.