KJZZ 91.5 FM in Phoenix provides central Arizona with news, jazz and blues programming. The station, which helps manage Fronteras: The Changing America Desk, is a service of Rio Salado College and Maricopa Community Colleges. KJZZ signed on in the early 1970s as KMCR. Rio Salado College bought the station in 1985 and changed the call letters to KJZZ.
KRWG, a service of New Mexico State University, provides public radio and television services to southern New Mexico and far West Texas. The station’s programming airs on KRWG 90.7 FM and broadcast channel 22. It strives to engage community development by providing relevant news, a forum for open discussion and celebrating the arts. It has been on the air since 1964.
Arizona Public Media (AZPM) provides southern Arizona with public radio and television programming through KUAZ 90.5 FM and broadcast channels 6 and 27. It is a trusted source of information that promotes thoughtful conversation and community collaboration. AZPM, which has been broadcasting since 1975, is a service of the University of Arizona.
Marfa Public Radio is a network serving the Big Bend and the borderland of West Texas (KRTS 93.5 FM) and the Permian Basin cities of Odessa/Midland (91.3 FM). It provides community-licensed public radio from its headquarters in the ranching and cultural mecca of Marfa, Texas. KRTS began continuous broadcasts in 2007; KXWT was launched in 2012.