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Bill Press co-hosted "Crossfire" for six years. He co-anchored "The Spin Room" and "Buchanan and Press." Bill has been awarded three Emmy's and one Golden Mike Award. In 1992, Associated Press named him "Best Commentator of the Year." Blessed with a keen intellect to go along with his vast political experience, Bill makes complex issues accessible to laypeople but never talks down to his audience. Call-in 1 (866) 55-PRESS Weekday Mornings 3-6am LIVE on KRXA 540 AM.

Stephanie Miller is the daughter of the late Republican Bill Miller - most famous for having run for vice-President on the Goldwater ticket. Her years as a media personality and comedienne have resulted in Stephanie's unique take on the political follies of our time. Stephanie is real and wickedly funny. Call-in 1 (800) STEPH-1-2 Weekday Mornings 6-8am LIVE on KRXA 540 AM.

Annabel Lund is KRXA's News Director and reports morning news, traffic, and weather. Annabel has been a journalist for more than 30 years, working in radio, television, and print news media. She built a public radio station in Alaska, working every aspect from board operator to board of directors. Annabel's considerable print experience includes reporting and writing for daily newspapers and magazines and the publication of a half-dozen books.

Hal Ginsberg is KRXA's General Manager, principal owner, was voted best DJ by Monterey County Weekly readers in 2009, and received the NAACP - Monterey Branch's Spirit of Partnership Award in 2009. Hal is dedicated to providing the best mix of progressive live, syndicated and local news talk to Monterey and Santa Cruz counties. Call-in (831) 899-KRXA/1(888) KRXA-540. LIVE Weekdays 8-10am on KRXA 540 AM.

Fia Karim does an awesome job helping Hal produce the KRXA Morning Show. Mixing a valley girl history and a Salinas residency, Fia was a successful producer in Hollywood for years before leaving for Monterey County and also hosts the Morning Show when Hal decides to do listeners a favor.

Ed Schultz believes in people not political parties. He represents the hundreds of millions of Americans whose voices are largely ignored by the ruling political and corporate elites but whose work ethic and spirit are the foundation of the United States. Big Eddie is the #1 non-conservative talk show host in the United States. He is heard on more than 100 stations and in every one of the top ten markets. Call 1 (877) WEGOTED/1 (877) 934-6833. Weekdays 10 - 1 on KRXA 540 AM.

The Goddess of Talk Radio is back and KRXA's got her. Tune in weekdays live noon-1 and 2-3. Randi's second hour is airs at 3. Call Randi Rhodes live at 1 (866)-87-RANDI or browse to

Barry W. Lynn is a constitutional lawyer, civil libertarian, ordained minister and radio host. His diverse experiences provide him with a unique point of view and make him a popular guest on TV news programs. He provides a daily window into the outrageous religious charlatans undermining our liberties. Barry interviews guests across the ideological, religious, and political spectrum, and examines current and perennial controversies at the core of American values. Call-in 1 (866) 582-9933. LIVE Weekdays 1-2pm on KRXA 540 AM.

Well-known to Monterey listeners from his number 1 show on a competing station, 810's loss is KRXA 540's gain. Karel was the best late night host. Now he's the best AFTERNOON DRIVE TIME HOST (That's period). Karel is on LIVE M-F 4 - 6 pm. Call Karel at (866) 534-0927 or (866) 99-KAREL. Miss any of the Karel Show? Subscribe to the Podcast here:

Scott Dick is a retired army major, a food and wine connoisseur, and all around expert. The Scott Dick Show airs 4-6pm Monday through Friday. Call-in (831) 899-KRXA/1(888) KRXA-540. LIVE Weekdays 6 - 8 pm on KRXA 540 AM.

Thom Hartmann is a Project Censored award winning, best selling author, and the host of a nationally syndicated progressive daily radio talk show. He has written and spoken about topics as divergent as our corporatist government, attention deficit disorder, and ecology. Steeped in Jeffersonian democracy and passionate about the future of our country. Weeknights starting at 8 or 9 pm on KRXA 540 AM.


Mike Malloy is the "truth-seeker." His website is Weeknights starting at 11, midnight, or 1 am on KRXA 540 AM.

Bob's sisters state, "We always thought you were weird - we'll stick with our drugs!" Nicknamed "Slow" or "Slow Bob", Bob Oliver was once called a "Moron", but was quick to respond "It takes one to know one". Bob has learned to listen with his mouth shut when the Universe speaks, but cannot keep his mouth shut at City Council meetings. Bob likes Tommy Smothers and actually met Pat Paulsen and 6 astronauts including moon man Edgar Mitchell. Knowing that the universe has a large and almighty warped sense of humor, Bob keeps his sanity while those around him loose theirs. Bob is a storyteller, but unlike politicians does it without lying. The Quantum Leap airs from 8-9pm on Mondays and 9-10pm on Saturdays only on KRXA 540 AM. Call Bob any time at (831) 383-2676 or email him at [email protected]

Gregory Penn's Aspire is the alternative to conventional religious belief. With humor and insight Gregory Penn offers the Zen twist of spiritual playfulness and useful methods of personal transformation. Saturdays and Sundays at 9am on KRXA 540 AM.

   On Holy Hip Hop, Audrey and Melvin Williams bring you the very best in contermporary Hip Hop with an uplifting message. Saturday 10 - noon. And, on start your Sundays right with the Williams and Early Morning Gospel Train 5 - 9 am.  Audrey and Melvin have over 22 years of experience the gospel music.  You can contact them at [email protected] or call them at (831) 776-6788.

Wealth counselor Todd Ganos of Doolitle & Ganos hosts In the Money, your personal finance program every Saturday afternoon from 3 to 4. Todd covers a broad range of topics relating to wealth, including investments, real estate, tax planning, and estate planning. Listen in and give him a call at 899-KRXA/ 1(888) 579-2540. Doolittle & Ganos has been recognized as the 2008 Investment Advisor of the Year by the Carmel Pine Cone and for two years in a row has been one of Wealth Manager Magazine's Top Dogs.

Sheila Gale brings 25 years in broadcasting to The Sheila Show. With Alternative Healers, Award winning Authors and New Age Thinkers, Sheila's wit and humor will hold you a captive audience every Saturday afternoon 4 to 6 on KRXA 540 AM.


Solarzar and Kyralani present Good Vibrations Radio. Together, you can transform your relationships, your communications, your health, and your ability to reach your goals and dreams.

Dr. Barbara Mossberg is Professor of Integrated Studies at Cal State University Monterey Bay, President Emerita at Goddard College, and Senior Scholar at the James McGregor Burns Academy of Leadership at the University of Maryland, and is well-known in literary circles. We are honored that Dr. Mossberg has chosen KRXA for Barbara Mossberg's Poetry Hour every Sunday at noon. Slow down and make your Sunday morning last with Barbara on the Poetry Slowdown. Keep up with Barbara all week long at  E-mail her at [email protected]



Kate 'n Ali present Sundays at Five on KRXA.  For lots more information, browse to

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