Regular Saturday Programming

TimeTIRS ProgramDescription
12MNorth Carolina State and Local News - RepeatFirst hour features articles from the 3 major triad newspapers, along with a half hour of news from outlying community newspapers.
1AMNorth Carolina State and Local News - RepeatSecond hour features editorials, letters to the editor, obituaries, sports, adds where appropriate, soft news and comics.
2AMHalf The Game ShowAn award winning program from the Talking Library in Nashville, Tennessee. This show features crossword puzzles, word games, riddles and more. One half hour each week
2:30AMTalkin’ BirdsWeekly reairing of WATD's bird program
3AMNew Yorker MagazineWeekly reading from the New Yorker Magazine
4AMNew York Times Book ReviewsReadings from the NY Times Book insert
4:30AMForeign Affairs JournalReadings from Foreign Affairs Journal
5AMTales of MysteryA collection of stories from Ellery Queen, Alfred Hitchcock
6AMTime MagazineWeekly reading of Time Magazine
6:30AMTime Magazine
7AMStart with a Smile: Short humorous pieces to start your day, including THE FUNNY TIMES and THE ONION.
7:30AMStart with a Smile:
8AMThe Feminine Viewpoint Contemporary issues for women from MINNESOTA WOMEN'S CONSORTIUM, MINNESOTA WOMEN'S PRESS, WOMEN'S REVIEW OF BOOKS, and more.
9AMTwo on the AisleAn inside look at celebrities and the arts, this program features highlights from the New York Times, Christian Science Monitor and more. 1 hour each week
10AMNutrition and Health Nutrition, diet and exercise tips and trends from JOHNS HOPKINS HEALTH AFTER 50, CONSUMER REPORTS ON HEALTH, MAYO CLINIC HEALTH LETTER, DIABETES FORECAST,
11AMHarper's MagazineWeekly reading of Harper's Magazine
11:30AMHarper's Magazine
12NoonWeekly StandardWeekly reading of The Weekly Standard
1PMEntertainment NewsNews of upcoming events to help you plan your weekend.
2PMNCN Radio Health JournalFeatures interviews with guests that have expertise and real-world experience regarding current issues in health and medicine.
2:30PMTRRS Sports in NCWeekly reading about sports in North Carolina.
3PMNew York Times, daily by 3PMDaily Read
3:40PMNew York Times, daily by 3PM
4PMReaders DigestA weekly reading of Readers Digest
4:20PMReaders Digest
5PMTech WireThe world of technology for the visually impaired and non-impaired from a wide variety of sources.
5:40PMSuspense Short mystery stories from ALFRED HITCHCOCK, ELLERY QUEEN MYSTERY MAGAZINES, and more.
6PMSuspense
6:20PMCareer Corner The world of work from the pages of the CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, local newspapers, and more.
7PMReading Room Selections from THE ATLANTIC, HARPER'S, and more.
8PMThe American PastThis Peabody Award winning program takes a look at people, places, events and music of yesteryear with host Calder Pickett. 1 hour each week
9PMUSA Today, Daily by NoonDaily Read
10PMK - Sports ShowHighlights from the most recent issue of?Sports Illustrated?magazine. 1 hour each week
11PMNothing But The Truth Crimes and the courts, straight from today's headlines.