The Writer's Almanac, Local & National News

Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Weekday mornings from 8:00-8:30, KANW presents national news from NPR, state and local news with Mark Bentley, Dateline New Mexico, the Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor at 8:15, and other various features from Mark Bentley. The Writer's Almanac is a five-minute radio gem and a listener favorite. Listeners across the country tune in each day as host Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of that day in history and reads a short poem or two.