City Pages: Saturday, 7:00 PM
Featuring CITY PAGES, a local alternative weekly newspaper, and various other neighborhood newspapers.
Commentary: The latest issues of national and international news magazines: Monday, 5:00 PM
COMMENTARY, WASHINGTON MONTHLY, and more.
Commentary: The latest issues of national and international news magazines: Tuesday, 5:00 PM
IN THESE TIMES, THE NATION, and more.
Commentary: The latest issues of national and international news magazines: Wednesday, 5:00 PM
NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE, WASHINGTON SPECTATOR, WILSON QUARTERLY, and more.
Commentary: The latest issues of national and international news magazines: Thursday, 5:00 PM
EXTRA!, REASON, and more.
Commentary: The latest issues of national and international news magazines: Friday, 5:00 PM
NEWSWEEK, TIME, and more.
Commentary Encore: Monday, 1:00 AM to 6 AM
A re-broadcast of the previous week's Commentary programs, originally airing at 5 p.m. weekdays.
The Conservative: Monday, 6:15 AM
Articles and commentary from the conservative viewpoint - including CHRONICLES, NATIONAL REVIEW, THE WEEKLY STANDARD, and more.
Consumer's Advocate: Thursday, 12:00 PM, rebroadcast Tuesday, 2 AM
Consumer information from CONSUMER REPORTS, and various newspaper articles.
Cross Time Cafe: Saturday, 9:00 AM
Short science fiction stories from the pages of FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION, and more.
Design Today: Thursday, 6:15 AM
A program of home style and trends taken from publications such as DWELL, GARDEN DESIGN, and more.
Devotions: Sunday, 10:00 AM
Articles and books to encourage prayer, meditation, and spiritual living.
Dinner Bell: Saturday, 5:00 AM
What the critics say about local, national, and international dining spots.
Encyclopedia of the Air: Sunday, 1:00 PM
Separating fact from fiction in science through SKEPTICAL INQUIRER, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN MAGAZINE, and more.
Entertainment News: Friday, 10:20 AM
News of upcoming events to help you plan your weekend.
Extra Innings: Saturday, 11:00 AM
Articles from SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, the sports sections of THE NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY, and more.
Famous and Infamous: Thursday, 1:00 PM
Notable personages from the pages of HUMANITIES Magazine, STAR TRIBUNE, PIONEER PRESS, NEW YORK TIMES, and appropriate magazine articles, including obituaries from the NEW YORK TIMES.
Featuring the Wall Street Journal: Sunday, 1:00 AM
The best of each week's front page features and arts and leisure page.
The Feminine Viewpoint: Friday, 12:00 PM, rebroadcast Wednesday, 2:00 AM
Contemporary issues for women from MINNESOTA WOMEN'S CONSORTIUM, MINNESOTA WOMEN'S PRESS, WOMEN'S REVIEW OF BOOKS, and more.
For Addicts and Others: Saturday, 6:15 AM
A few minutes in the week for those dealing with addictions.
For the Younger Set: Sunday, 11:00 AM
Books for school-age children and teens.
GLBT News: Sunday, 12:00 AM
News, views and interviews from gay and lesbian publications including THE ADVOCATE, BAY AREA REPORTER, OUT, and more.
Good Night Owl: Tuesday - Saturday, 12:00 AM
A wide-ranging assortment of fiction books.
The Great North: Sunday, 4:00 PM.
Books of the Upper Midwest region, history and people.
Green and Growing: Friday, 6:15 AM
Featuring help for the backyard gardener from BIRDS and BLOOMS, HORTICULTURE, and more.
Heading Outdoors: Wednesday, 12:00 PM
Outdoor activities and advice from FIELD AND STREAM, OUTDOOR LIFE, OUTDOOR NEWS, and more.
In the Kitchen: Monday, 12:18 PM
Featuring the "Taste" section of the STAR-TRIBUNE and the "Food" section of the ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS, BON APPETIT, COOK'S COUNTRY, and more.
Inner Life: Sunday, 5:00 AM
Embracing the human spirit, within and without
Interviews: Sunday, 8:00 PM, on the fourth Sunday when there are five in a month, and rebroadcast following Thursday, 3:00 AM
Recorded interviews on topics of interest to our audience.
It Makes a Difference: Sunday, 9:00 PM; rebroadcast Thursday, 2:00 AM
"The ACB Reports" airs monthly. Articles from AFB NEWS, THE BRAILLE MONITOR, FUTURE REFLECTIONS, DAV magazine, BRAILLE FORUM, and more are also read on this program. On the final Sunday of each month, RADIO NEWS, the schedule of the Radio Talking Book for the month to come, is read as the lead item on this program.
Kiosk Internationale: Sunday, 5:00 PM
A program of international news and commentary from a global perspective, including THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, THE ECONOMIST, THE NEW STATESMAN, and more.
Main Menu: Sunday, 8:00 PM, first three Sundays of each month, rebroadcast on the following Thursday, 3:00 AM
Taken from ACB Radio and Main Menu radio program.
A Man's View: Monday, 12:00 AM
Articles from ESQUIRE, MEN'S HEALTH, and GQ.
Money Matters: Saturday, 2:00 PM; rebroadcast Tuesday, 3:00 AM
Personal finance management from the money sections of USA TODAY and the WALL STREET JOURNAL.
Mother Earth: Wednesday, 5:00 AM
Featuring news of the earth and environment from MINNESOTA VOLUNTEER, SIERRA, E THE ENVIRONMENTAL MAGAZINE, and more.
Multicultural Press: Saturday, 12:00 PM; rebroadcast Sunday, 4:00 AM
News from publications including ASIAN PAGES, THE CIRCLE, AMERICAN JEWISH WORLD, INSIGHT NEWS, and more.
National Enquirer: Thursday, 5:00 AM
The news from Hollywood and behind the scenes as reported by THE NATIONAL ENQUIRER.
National Geographic: Tuesday, 3:00 PM; rebroadcast Sunday, 3:00 AM
Vicarious travel via NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, and more.
The New Yorker: Tuesday, 1:00 PM; rebroadcast Saturday, 3:00 AM
Featuring THE NEW YORKER magazine.
News, Weather and Sports: Every morning, 6:00 AM
From the wire services of the Associated Press.
Newspapers in the Evening: Monday - Friday, 6:00 PM - Live broadcast of the NEW YORK TIMES.
Sunday, 6:00 PM - Live broadcast of the Sunday NEW YORK TIMES.
Fergus Falls (in signal area), 7-8 pm
Grand Rapids (in signal area), 7-8 pm
Mankato (in signal area), 7-8 pm
Rochester (in signal area), 7-8 pm
Saint Cloud (in signal area), 6-8 pm
Newspapers in the Morning: Every morning, 7:00 AM - Live broadcast of the STAR TRIBUNE and SAINT PAUL PIONEER PRESS.
Duluth (in signal area), 9-11 am
Night Journey: Monday - Friday, 9:00 PM
Mystery books of intrigue and suspense.
Nothing but the Truth: Saturday, 10:00 PM
Crimes and the courts, straight from today's headlines.
Nutrition and Health: Friday, 1:00 PM; rebroadcast Friday, 3:00 AM
Nutrition, diet and exercise tips and trends from JOHNS HOPKINS HEALTH AFTER 50, CONSUMER REPORTS ON HEALTH, MAYO CLINIC HEALTH LETTER, DIABETES FORECAST, DIABETES SELF-MANAGEMENT, and more.
Off the Shelf: Monday - Friday, 10:00 PM
Mostly best sellers.
Old Friends: Monday, 1:00 PM; rebroadcast Wednesday, 3:00 AM
Retirement news from AARP NEWSLETTER and MAGAZINE, GOOD AGE, MN SENIOR NEWS, and more.
Parenting: Tuesday, 5:00 AM
Expert advice from BRAIN CHILD, MINNESOTA PARENT, PARENTING, PARENTS, and more.
Past is Prologue: Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM
Books about historical events and people.
People in the News: Tuesday, 12:00 PM
Profiles of people in the news from PEOPLE MAGAZINE, feature pages of the local newspapers, and more.
Radio Talking Book schedule for the day: Every morning, 8:55 AM.
Radio Talking Book Schedule for the remainder of the broadcast day: Every evening, 7:55 PM.
Rated R: Saturday, 11:00 PM
Politics, culture and sex from a wide variety of sources.
Reader's Digest: Tuesday, 10:20 AM
Featuring Reader's Digest.
The Reading Room: Sunday, 10:00 PM
Selections from THE ATLANTIC, HARPER'S, and more.
Religion Update: Tuesday, 6:15 AM
From CHRISTIANITY TODAY, FREE INQUIRY, METRO LUTHERAN, REFORM JUDAISM, U. S. CATHOLIC, and more.
Search and Discover: Saturday, 8:00 PM
Exploring science through DISCOVER, SCIENCE NEWS, NEW YORK TIMES, and more.
Shopper's Hotline: Monday, 12:00 PM
This week's local ads and specials from Twin Cities newspapers
Smithsonian: Thursday, 3:00 PM; rebroadcast Sunday, 2:00 AM
Featuring magazines from the Smithsonian Institution.
Snippets: Sunday, 6:15 AM
Articles and briefs from just about every source imaginable.
Speaking for Ourselves: Sunday, 8:00 PM, Last Sunday of each month, rebroadcast the following Thursday at 3:00 AM
A chance to explore new horizons through the medium of braille. Produced by the National Association to Promote the Use of Braille.
Start with a Smile: Friday, 5:00 AM
Short humorous pieces to start your day, including THE FUNNY TIMES and THE ONION.
Style: Saturday, 10:20 AM
The latest in fashion and lifestyle from the pages of THE NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, DETAILS, ESQUIRE, GQ, The final Saturday of the month is devoted to Men's fashion.
The Sunday Comics: Sunday, 9:00 AM
Twin Cities' editions.
Sunday Magazine: Sunday, 9:30 AM
Featuring PARADE MAGAZINE.
Suspense: Wednesday, 10:20 AM
Short mystery stories from ALFRED HITCHCOCK, ELLERY QUEEN MYSTERY MAGAZINES, and more.
The Ts - Teens, Tweens and Twenties: Saturday, 9:00 PM
For teens and young adults, from a wide variety of sources.
Take Twenty for Fitness: Monday - Saturday 10:00 AM
Ten minutes of exercise for the sedentary and those in wheelchairs, and ten additional minutes of more vigorous exercise, all designed to lift heart and spirit.
Tech Wire: Wednesday, 6:15 AM
The world of technology for the visually impaired and non-impaired from a wide variety of sources.
TV-ality: Saturday, 4:00 PM
Featuring articles of interest to television buffs from the New York Times and local papers.
Twin Cities: Saturday, 6:00 PM
Profiles the metropolitan area via MPLS/SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA MONTHLY, and more.
Wanderings: Saturday, 2:00 AM
Featuring GRANTA, THE AMERICAN SCHOLAR, THE NEW CRITERION, and more.
World Safari: Monday, 3:00 PM
Visit strange lands or rediscover America featuring the Sunday NEW YORK TIMES travel section.
World Safari: Friday, 3:00 PM
Visit strange lands or rediscover America featuring CONDE NAST TRAVELER, and various other magazines.
The Writer's Voice: Monday - Friday, 2:00 PM
Mostly memoir and biography for afternoon reading.
Your Personal World: Saturday, 1:00 PM
Books which explore you and your relationships.