KRBD is a locally owned and operated radio station that airs a range of entertainment and informational programs. The station broadcasts local, state, national and international news. It provides information on weather, emergency notes, and basic health and safety. KRBD is a member of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and the Alaska Public Radio Network. The station s programs include World Caf , A Prairie Home Companion, Letters from the Creek, The Mindless Side of Town, Beale Street Caravan, Over the Hump, and Blues in the Night. It is also a member of CoastAlaska, which is a regional nonprofit public broadcasting organization. The station airs jazz programs, as well as serves listerners in southeastern Alaska.