Radio

FM 105.1 radio dial photo
Scott Pohl / WKAR-MSU

WKAR-AM signed on the air in 1922. Now, 96 years later, our AM station has a companion on the FM dial besides 90.5. As of last week, you can listen to our AM programming on FM 105.1, too.


MSU Symphony Orchestra | MSU in Concert

Sep 28, 2017
orchestra
Courtesy / MSU College of Music

Friday at 3pm on 90.5 FM WKAR Radio | Take a break and enjoy the beautiful music from the Michigan State Symphony Orchestra!

Cathy George and No.17 Ranked Spartans Look To Rebound After Early Finish to 2016-17 Season

Aug 15, 2017
WKAR

MSU women's volleyball coach Cathy George talks with Current Sports host Al Martin about the upcoming season. The Spartans will host the Green and White exhibition game at Jenison Field House this Saturday at 4pm. 


TECHNOTE: HD radio service discontinued

Jun 30, 2017

WKAR radio’s HD service has been discontinued as of June 30, 2017.

Current Sports | May 4, 2017

May 4, 2017
Beer Bottles
WKAR File Photo

Star Wars; Demetrius Cooper; MSU Football; Soccer; Nate Miller; Lansing United; Sports Media; Detroit Pistons Radio.


Silver Bells ribbon and tree 2016
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Celebrate the holidays with a variety of TV and radio specials. 

WKAR director explains radio programming changes

Dec 15, 2016
Susi Elkins photo
WKAR File Photo

WKAR Director of Broadcasting Susi Elkins explains some changes being made to WKAR's radio programming schedule.


Radio Fall GiveAway 2016
Courtesy / Leading Edge Golf

Our WKAR Radio Fall Fundraiser has wrapped up for 2016, but there is still one more chance to win a Fall GiveAway for anyone making a gift online at wkar.org.

Radio Fall GiveAway 2016
Courtesy / Wharton Center

When you Give Now Here, you're supporting music and news that make a difference!

Radio Fall GiveAway 2016
courtesy / Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra

When you Give Now Here, you're supporting music and news that make a difference!

Radio Fall GiveAway 2016
WKAR-MSU

When you Give Now Here, you're supporting music and news that make a difference!

2016 Radio GiveAway
WKAR-MSU

When you Give Now Here, you're supporting music and news that make a difference!

Looking ahead with WKAR general manager Susi Elkins

Sep 29, 2016
Susi Elkins photo
WKAR File Photo

Current State talks with WKAR interim director of broadcasting and general manager Susi Elkins about public radio and television at MSU.


Pop-Up Stories: Turning Over a New Leaf

Sep 14, 2016
Pop-Up Stories
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Thur. Sept. 29 at 6pm at Reach Studio Art Center in Lansing, MI | Have you ever had a fresh start? A clean slate?

J.P. McCarthy photo
Courtesy photo / Detroit Public Television

For three decades, Detroit radio legend J.P. McCarthy dominated the airwaves of southeast Michigan and beyond. A nostalgic new public television documentary explores McCarthy’s impact and legacy. We talk with Detroit Public TV producer Oliver Thornton.

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