After School Special

Sweet tunes with Mahala & Meadow. Rotating Fridays at 4PM.

All Terrain Tonic

Kevin Mattson’s cure-all extravaganza! Wednesdays at 8:40am.

An Irish Hour

An hour of Irish music with Megan Bradley. Alternating Sundays at 2pm.

Attack Sustain Decay Release

with Murder Kween. Drum n Bass, Jungle and more from the electronic underground. Saturday nights at 12am.

Bad Axe Tap

Free your mind and your ass will follow. Join Chris Dunn every Monday at 3pm.

Be Bad Radio

Flow with the waves of progressive, tech and afro house. With DJ DoGOOD, Fridays at midnight. 

Blue Monday

Spanning the history of the blues, with The Blueshound. Rotating Mondays at 7pm.

Booty Tunes For the Dairy Air

Funk & Groove with Titmouse and MC SLiM. Fridays from 10pm to Midnight.

The Bruce Show

With host Deejay Schmeejay. Wednesdays at 9pm to 11pm.

Community of Goodness

Troubadour Larry Long and Storyteller Tom Thibodeau come together for 30 minutes of music, musings and stories. Mondays at 8:30AM.

Come On in My Kitchen

Join Dale Z for two hours of blues music. Rotating Mondays at 7PM.

Complexly Folk

Exploring the edges and hidden corridors of folk music and anything nearby. Sundays 5-7PM with Eddy Nix. 


A musical time machine – songs that catch you unexpectedly and take you back to a certain memory.  Some may call it classic rock, but now you know “the rest of the story.” Tuesdays at 3pm.

Down Yonder

American roots music! Old-time, bluegrass, classic country, blues, and folk. Wednesdays at 7pm.

Driftless Doom

The best in Metal, Punk and Hardcore. Every Saturday 10pm to Midnight.

News, Information & Culture

Alternative Radio

Underrepresented voices speaking on critical issues. Hosted by David Barsamian.

Bases Loaded

Hosted by Erik Ellefson, Bases Loaded is a weekly round up of the world of sports brought to you by someone who enjoys talking about sports a little too much.

Big Picture Science

An hour of scientific discussion, produced at SETI. 


Revolution, from the heart of nature. 

Community Calendar

A listing of local events for the broadcast area. Airs M-F at 7AM, 10AM and 1PM.

Conscious Bro

with William Kyle Glenn. 3rd Sundays at 1PM.

Consider This

A two minute commentary and musing about life, current affairs and new perspectives by Dena Eakles. Thursdays around 5:28PM.


Reviving the lost art of dialogue. Thursday at 9AM. 


Bringing the news behind the headlines.

Economic Update

Join Richard Wolff as he takes a critical examination of economic issues from the perspective of Workplace Democracy. 

Earth Riot Radio

Reverend Billy is a preacher for the planet. Earthalujah! 

Food Sleuth Radio

Satisfy your hunger for food truth, with Melinda Hemmelgarn.  

For the Wild

Ayana Young speaks with radical authors, activists and thinkers.

Heart of Wellness

Co-chiropractors, Drs. Paul & Paula Grenier, interview guests on topics related to alternative paths and views of wellness.

Interfaith Voices

Interfaith Voices is the nation’s leading public radio show about faith, ethics and spirituality. 


Driftless area writer Catherine Young shares her personal work and that of other writers she enjoys. 

Le Show

An hour of political satire with Harry Shearer. 

Making Contact

Covering critical social issues and encouraging civic participation. 

Mindflow Radio 

WDRT presents this unique monthly program featuring a live studio recording of guided breathing exercise, original music, sacred kiertan and sound meditation. Hosted by Jai Lynn and Monte Mcpheron.
Airs the first Sunday of the month at 1PM.

The Monthly Review

A monthly round-up and analysis of local, state and national news impacting life in the Coulee Region. Airs the last Friday of each month at 5:30PM. Hosted by Dan Peak and Mark Taylor.

Natural Wonders 

Take a moment to explore the biology, ecology and significance of birds, with Maggie Jones. Tuesdays around 8:30AM.

Nearly Noon News 

Beginning in September, the WDRT news team presents a 5 minute daily newscast. 11:55 AM Monday – Friday.

New Dimensions

Inspiring listeners to tap into their own innate wisdom and genius. Hosted by Michael & Justine-Willis Toms. 

Old Hills Radio 

Join the story telling crew on the 4th Sunday of each month at 7:00 PM.

Peace Calendar

The longest running public affairs program on WDRT

Peace Talks Radio

A series on Peacemaking and Nonviolent Conflict Resolution. Hosted by Paul Ingles. 

Plants for the People –
People for the Plants 

Olivia Birch shares information on on the medicinal and cultural significance of plants. Thursdays around 8:30AM.

The Players

The mission of the Players is to create original drama that reflects the life of living in the Kickapoo Valley. We congregate to create our own entertainment.

Poet’s Table

A show devoted to discovering the world of poetry, with Austin Smith. 

The Quiz Show

WDRT’s very own quiz show!

Radio Free Space

Radio Free Space has featured a variety of interviews – from agriculture, religion and philosophy to music. 1:00 PM Sunday.

Ralph Nader Radio Hour

Lively informative hour of interviews with some of the nation’s most influential movers and shakers, and thought provoking discussions of the weeks news.

Sea Change Radio

Charting the path to Sustainability, with Alex Wise.

Shortwave Report

Global news captured on shortwave radio, with host and producer Dan Roberts. 

Sleepy Coulee

The everyday happenings in Sleepy Coulee are punctuated by strange and often mysterious happenings that roil the surface of small-town life. 8:00AM Tues and Th


Ron Byers presents music, spoken word and sound collage. 2nd Sunday at 7PM.

Spirit in Action

Quaker Perspectives 


A weekly program that showcases radio production by independent community media. 

Stump Ridge 

Wednesday at 8:00AM, Margot Hipwell recreates Pearl Swiggum’s newspaper column Stump Ridge.

Talk World Radio

David Swanson welcomes guests to discuss their work to bring peace to the world. 

This Way Out

Get the ‘Queer in your Ear’ 

TUC Radio

Time of Useful Consciousness. With host Maria Gilardin.

The View from Here 

A five minute essay on life with Ed Holahan. Every Friday at 8:00 am.

View from the Bleachers

30 minute wrap-up of the week in sports. With Aaron Holten & Eric Hoffman. 

Who’s In The Kitchen 

Saturday at 12:00PM. Who’s in the Kitchen? is a friendly conversation around the kitchen table with mostly local people who are interested in food.


Women’s Independent News Gathering Service