KSFP-LP, Our FM Radio Station

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Streaming 24 hours a day:

KSFP is a low-power community radio station, launched in August 2019, offering a mix of original local and national talk radio including news, public affairs and storytelling programs.

KSFP broadcasts on 102.5 FM from Sutro Tower, between 4 and 10 a.m., and between 4 and 10 p.m, seven days a week. At other times you can hear KXSF, another station operated on the same frequency by San Francisco Community Radio, which specializes in independently produced music and culture programming.

“Civic” from the San Francisco Public Press

civic square logoKSFP’s marquee daily public-affairs show, “Civic,” is hosted by Laura Wenus and produced by Mel Baker and Liana Wilcox. Part talk show, part field reporting, the program delves into topics in the news and unpacks past and current Public Press investigative reporting.


Other programs

PRX Remix from the Public Radio Exchange.
Various times.
the california report logo  

“The California Report” from KQED Public Broadcasting.
Mondays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.


bioneers logo “Bioneers Radio” from Bioneers.
Tuesdays at 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.
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“Making Contact” from the National Radio Project.
Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.


this week in california education logo “This Week in California Education” from EdSource.
Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
out in the bay “Out in the Bay” Queer Radio from San Francisco.
Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.
“Voices of the Community” by George Koster.
Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. 
“News in Context” by Gina Baleria.
Fridays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Graphic courtesy of the San Francisco Mime Troupe San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Tales of the Resistance!”
Saturdays at 5 p.m. with repeat at 5:30 p.m. Sundays at 9 a.m. with repeat at 9:30 a.m.
Graphic courtesy of Word for Wordcast “Word for Wordcast” from Z Space.
Saturdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 5 p.m.

Open Studio

We curate additional local audio programing of less than half an hour in length throughout the week on KSFP’s Open Studio.

Behind the Curtain “Behind the Curtain” is produced by the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus.
Fridays at 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.
California Sun Podcast Logo “The California Sun Podcast”
Fridays at 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
“This is 30” podcast logo “This is 30” is a podcast about living in San Francisco in your 30s.
Tuesdays at 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., and Fridays at 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.


This project was made possible by financial support from hundreds of Public Press members, and from generous grants from the James Irvine Foundation, the California Endowment and the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, among other institutional supporters.

If you are interested in learning more or want to participate, send an email to radio [at] sfpublicpress [dot] org.