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

Slaid Cleaves has developed a deserving fan base for his songs. He'll be in Fayetteville this weekend and talked with Mike Shirkey, from KUAF's Pickin' Post, this month.

On today’s show, what’s next for Arkansas...and the country...for health care? Plus new research shows exercise may prevent insulin resistance. And, the Militant Grammarian delivers a spelling test.

Arkansas' two U.S. Senators and governor have ideas of what should be next, kind of, for the Affordable Act or what replaces it.

Doug Thompson, political writer for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, says he doesn't have much optimism when it comes to establishing bipartisan work toward health care.

MUSIC: "St. James Infirmary Blues" Earl Hines

There's a lot of music happening during the next week throughout the KUAF listening area, Here is a selection of shows that range in genre and venue; from hard rock at a DIY space to world music and folk in the outdoors.