Hosts Randy Harris and Keith Whelpley discuss the meaning of consciousness, and all that can mean, with psychologist Stuart Kelter. Dr. Kelter is also the host of Delving In here on KTAL-LP Sundays at 9am.
Walt Rubel reviewed the week's top news stories plus he reported on what happened during the most recent county commissioners meeting. He also talked with NM House Majority Whip Doreen Gallegos about increasing funding for early childhood programs.
Lynn Moorer chatted with Jean Setne about her memoir, Default Caretakers: An Organ Transplant Journey, which traces the familial threads and medical phenomena related to a beloved family member in need of a liver transplant and how Jean and her husband became caretakers by default when other family members did not take on the responsibilities.
Lisa Lucca talks about Expectations, offering communication tools to create more harmonious relationships and diminish disappointment.
A pillar of the very lively theater scene here is the No Strings Theatre Company, for whom the Black Box Theater on the downtown mall was constructed 20 years ago this year. Hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel had the great delight of talking with its founders, owners, managers, and creative brains, Ceil and Peter Herman.
Hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked with Ali Scotten, who's half-Iranian and has spent his career facilitating understanding by us of Iran and by Iran of the U.S.
Host Nan Rubin interviews long time newspaper writer and editor, and the immediate past editor of the Las Cruces Bulletin, Marty Racine about his time at the Bulletin and his love for radio. Marty is heard every Thursday, from 7pm to 9pm as one half of the Cosmic Troubadours on this station.
Host Randy Harris interviews NMSU graduate student, and long time community volunteer, Jack Turney. They explore Jack's upbringing and interests that led him to pursue his Masters in Social Work.
Stuart Kelter interviews Dwight Pitcaithley, retired Chief Historian of the National Park Service, about his 2018 book, The U.S. Constitution and Secession: A Documentary Anthology of Slavery and White Supremacy, a compilation and contextual analysis of primary source material regarding laws and proposed constitutional amendments during the lead-up to the Civil War.
Walt Rubel reviewed the week's top news stories plus he reported on what happened during the most recent city council meeting. Walt's feature interview this week is with Las Cruces City Councilor Gabriel Vasquez. They talk about Councilor Vasquez's concerns regarding the Air Force's plan to increase their airspace and Elevate Las Cruces.