Mission: To inform and provide a deeper understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures for a more inspired and engaged public.
In-Depth News Coverage
St. Louis Public Radio is a news organization and NPR member station. We operate by the same guiding principles as NPR and provide our audiences with news and programs that are significant to their communities and their world.
As one of the most trusted brands in America, NPR expects its entire network of listener-supported member stations to provide reporting that is credible, trustworthy and free from any external commercial, political, or financial forces. St. Louis Public Radio provides that to our audiences across the St. Louis Metropolitan region, in Quincy, Illinois, and in Rolla and Lebanon, Missouri.
As community members in the listening areas we serve, the staff of St. Louis Public Radio wants our journalism, programs, events, board, and outreach to give rise to thoughtful and informed actions and solutions to issues that affect us. We hope our work expands, enriches, and enhances our collective understanding and connection to each other, to our communities, and to our world.