Think with Krys Boyd, Other Changes Coming to WRKF's Weekdays

Aug 19, 2020

Think, with Krys Boyd — 1pm Mondays-Thursdays
Beginning Monday, September 7

Think with Krys Boyd is a national call-in program coming from right here in the middle of America, and we're pleased to welcome it to WRKF. Each afternoon, listeners tune-in to hear thought-provoking, in-depth conversations with authors, politicians, entertainers, scientists, and more. You can enter the conversation with a tweet, a call, or an email with your questions and comments for guests. Since hitting the air in 2006, Think and Krys Boyd have earned more than a dozen local, regional and national awards, including a Regional Edward R. Murrow award for breaking news coverage. revious guests on the program include former Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and John Kerry, actor Bryan Cranston, Sen. John Cornyn and Sen. Ted Cruz, Melinda Gates, author Malcolm Gladwell, Jane Goodall, Rev. Jesse Jackson and more.

Here & Now — moving to 12noon weekday afternoons
Beginning Monday, September 7

Making way for our new programming, Here & Now will be coming to you an hour earlier, at 12 noon. Whether it's breaking news, Supreme Court rulings, or thoughtful interviews, Here & Now reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening in the middle of the day, with timely, smart and in-depth news, interviews and conversation.

Fresh Air with Terry Gross — moving to 11am weekday mornings
Evening encore presentation moving to 8pm
Beginning Monday, September 7

The Peabody Award-winning Fresh Air with Terry Gross also moves to an earlier time slot on WRKF, 11am weekday mornings and 8pm weekday evenings. Fresh Air gives interviews as much time as is needed and complements those conversations with comments from well-known critics and commentators.

Out to Lunch with Stephanie Riegel — moving to 12:30pm Thursday afternoons
Beginning Monday, September 7

Tune in as Baton Rouge Business Report editor Stephanie Riegel combines her hard news journalist skills and food background, conducting business over lunch, a half-hour earlier at 12:30pm each Thursday afternoon. You'll continue to find our weekend encore presentation of Out to Lunch at 5pm Sundays. Join us during your lunch hour as Stephanie Riegel invites members of the Baton Rouge business community to join her for Out to Lunch.

The Daily from The New York Times — moving to 7pm weekday evenings
Beginning Monday, September 7

Tune in for The Daily at an earlier time each weekday evening following Marketplace. Hosted by Michael Barbaro and powered by The New York Times' newsroom, The Daily brings listeners the biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. The Daily focuses on just one or two stories each weekday, offering a deep, textured portrait of the characters and human stakes driving the news.

Talk Louisiana with Jim Engster — listen again at 9pm weekday evening
Beginning Monday, September 7

Maybe you missed Jim Engster's full conversation during Talk Louisiana's live morning broadcast. Maybe you want to listen again a little closer. Don't worry, we've got you covered with an evening re-airing of the entire morning's conversation 12 hours later at 9pm every weeknight.

  • Take a look at WRKF's full program schedule here.
  • Click here to learn more about WRKF's new weekend programming, effective Saturday, August 29.