Listening Information

On the Radio

Find your local public radio station and broadcast times. (Schedules may change, so check with your station for the most up-to-date information.) A Prairie Home Companion is also broadcast on SiriusXM Satellite Radio’s NPR Now channel, Saturdays at 5:00 p.m. Central Time, and Sundays at 11:00 a.m. Central Time.


Every Saturday, from 5:00–7:00 p.m. Central Time, visit to listen to an audio stream of the show. You can also hear a rebroadcast of the show on Sundays, from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Central Time. (You can also visit to watch a livestream of the show when we’re broadcasting from our home base, the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, or our home-away-from-home, The Town Hall in New York.)


Download Chris Thile’s “Song of the Week,” look back on Garrison Keillor’s News from Lake Wobegon monologues, and listen to other highlights from the show, as they become available. (Due to music rights restrictions, we are unable to offer a downloadable version of each week’s entire show.)

To subscribe, copy and paste the following URL into your podcasting client:

If you’re using iTunes, follow this link.

You can also listen to the podcast on iHeartRadio for iPhone and Android. Get the app at and search for “News from Lake Wobegon” or “Prairie Home Companion.”

Audio Archive

Streaming audio from each show is posted on our website on Sunday afternoon (Noon, Central Time) following the Saturday broadcast. Visit the Past Shows section of the site to browse the archive.

News from Lake Wobegon Stream

Listen to a continuous stream of back-to-back episodes of The News from Lake Wobegon. We’ve assembled a chronological collection of Garrison Keillor’s signature monologues going back several years — it’s available free at TuneIn Radio or via the TuneIn Radio app.