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Welcome to Tarleton Public Radio

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KTRL 90.5 FM is part of the College of Liberal and Fine Arts at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas. The station broadcasts community supported public radio to the surrounding area while offering unique training and work experiences for college students interested in pursuing careers in broadcasting.

KTRL offers its audience a unique mix of music, news, talk, and local programming. Listeners enjoy popular National Public Radio (NPR) programs, such as Morning Edition and All Things Considered. In addition, shows like Big Band Ballroom,The Beatles & Beyond, Essential Jazz, Random Tracks, 377 Carnivàle, and Standards, Jazz & The Blues are produced and hosted by local talent with a passion for music.

The station is also the official radio home of Tarleton Sports!

Support KTRL!

You can donate now and use your credit or check card. Your donation at any level will help ensure public radio for the Cross Timbers area, but we’d like to suggest a donation of $40 or more.

We hope that if you listen to and value the station, you will pitch in and make a donation. If you’re on campus in Stephenville, you can drop by the Math building, Room 138, to say hello while you drop off your check or credit card information.

The KTRL Leadership Circle is a new group of dedicated listeners that make an annual commitment of $1,000 or more. You can make a $1,000 donation online or contact the Development Office at (254) 968-9769.

Your participation is essential. Tarleton State University must raise funds from you, the listener, in order to keep KTRL as a public radio station.