A public radio talk show hosted by Niala Boodhoo that brings you the news, culture, and stories that matter to Illinois.
We regularly interview Illinois’s elected officials – whether they’re in state government or in Congress. You can find those interviews here!
We’re on the air Monday to Thursday at 11 a.m. The call-in number is 800-222-9455.To Listen:
- Live Stream
- iTunes Podcast
- Android Podcast
- To find us on Alexa, say "Play AM 580" at 11 a.m., or at other times say "Alexa, ask NPR One to play The 21st"
What questions do you have about Illinois?
Share your questions with us, and we’ll answer a few questions a month. Some questions may spark larger investigations by our team, some will be shorter web stories or radio segments, and some questions may be answered through a quick email.