Kyle Kellams

KUAF host, contributor, and creator of "Ozarks at Large"

Kyle Kellams has been the news director at KUAF for 25 years and has been producing Ozarks at Large (first as a weekly, then as a daily program) since March, 1990.

Kyle first started working in radio at KTLO in Mountain Home, Arkansas while still in high school and also spent a year as news director at KKIX in Fayetteville before working at KUAF.  During his time at KUAF has also served as the radio play-by-play voice for the University of Arkansas women's basketball team and on occasion the U of A baseball team.

Kyle lives in Fayetteville with his wife Laura and the two sweetest dogs on the planet.

Ways to Connect

The musical itinerary this weekend includes a healthy helping of blues, rock and roll, and a little bit of country-folk.

Wednesday, Apr. 18

  • Railroad Earth at George’s Majestic Lounge (Fayetteville) - single night tickets $22, two-night tickets $40, from 8 p.m.

Thursday, Apr. 19

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead, author of The Underground Railroad, will speak at the Fayetteville Public Library Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m.. Earlier this spring, we reached him for a brief conversation about his career.

A Tuesday digest of events includes a commission designed with improving school safety in Arkansas, the end of a possible independent theater in Fayetteville, and the next step for Artists 360.

This week on the KUAF Vinyl Hour, the playlist includes protest songs recorded in just the past few years. Leigh Wood, host of the show, gives us a preview of the hour. The KUAF Vinyl Hour airs Sunday evening at 5 p.m. on KUAF 3.

"-ent" Words Provide Confusion

Apr 17, 2018

Our Militant Grammarian, Katherine Shurlds, explains that words ending in "-ents" and their soundalikes, can lead to confusion.