The final Northwest Passage aired on September 30, 2011. Thank you for a great 26 years!
Hosted by Tripp Sommer
Award-winning local and regional newsmagazine, offering newscasts, feature reports, arts and book reviews, interviews, commentary, and analysis of local and regional issues.
Northwest Passage Weekly Features:
MONDAY: Every other Monday - Good Gardening with Renate Tilson. Last Monday of month - Mixed Voices, short prose and poetry pieces on a particular topic from local writers of all ages. The works are collected by Young Writers Association (YWA).
WEDNESDAY: Every other week - VizCity Arts Reviews with Lotte Streisinger and Terry Way.
THURSDAY: Natural World, with host John Cooney creating an evocative radio pastoral guaranteed to transport you into the wilds of Western Oregon. (Natural World also airs after the 7:30 a.m. news update on Thursday's Morning Edition.)
PROGRAM NOTES - Guests, topics, rundowns by program date
SPECIAL ISSUES - KLCC News periodically explores a topic in-depth during a week-long series
AUDIO ARCHIVES - Listen to past shows or segments
CAPITOL CURRENTS - Blog from Chris Lehman, Salem correspondent for the Northwest News Network
WASHINGTON LEDGE - Blog from Austin Jenkins, Olympia correspondent for the Northwest News Network
The theme music for the Northwest Passage is composed and performed by Art Maddox.