KISU's McKenzie Young speaks with Ronda J. D'Amico of Southeastern Idaho Public Health about suicide statistics, launguage, warning signs, and prevention in this edition of House Call on KISU-FM.

Ronda, who has a Masters of Health Education from Idaho State University, is the Suicide Prevention Program Coordinator at SIPH.  She can be contacted regarding trainings in Q.P.R. (Question, Persuade, Refer) and Mental Health First Aid, and also for the Zero Suicide program for health care professionals.
(208) 239-5227 -

Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Idaho Suicide Prevention Textline is 1-800-398-HELP (4357)

The Best of the Best: Third Coast Audio Festival returns to KISU-FM this Thanksgiving Day from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. The Third Coast Festival has been called "the Sundance of Radio" and features the best stories from around the world.

KISU has included this festival's broadcast every year in its Thanksgiving Day programming lineup since the festival was first offered to stations more than 15 years ago.

More information about Third Coast in 2019 at

The November edition of Know Your Media (airing 11/12 at 7:30 pm) will focus on film and politics and how government and politicians are portrayed in the movies. Join Dr. Maliga Och as she welcomes guest-host Dr. Meg Warnement for this intriguing discussion.

   Idaho State University's Women's Club Holiday Fair Scholarship Fundraiser is November 15 & 16 in the Pond Student Union Ballroom in Pocatello.  The fair is Friday from 10 AM – 6 PM and Saturday from 10 AM - 4 PM.  This event raises money for three scholarships awarded annually to ISU students.

Idaho State University Bengal SPASM Club December 7, 2019 The Santa Claws Fun Run is a great event for the whole family! The Santa Claws Fun Run benefits the members of the Bengal Student Professional Association of Sports Medicine at Idaho State University.

Pocatello native A.J. Eaton. director of "David Crosby: Remember My Name" speaks with KISU's Cory Daniels about.taking classes at ISU, the photography class and an influential teacher (Tim Frazier), working with producer Cameron Crowe. Eaton's film plays at the Bengal Theater this Sunday.

KISU's Shaela Litzau speaks with Shawn Parmanand about emotional wellness month in this edition of House Call. 

Each county listed below is linked directly with that county's election website. Click on the desired county to view results:

Bannock County   

Bingham County 

Bonneville County

In this episode of The Nature of Idaho, Leif Tapanila and Peter Pruett  speak with Corey Wight, owner of The Sand Trap and the admin for Pocatello Trails Facebook page, and we’ll be talking about mountain biking. We will discuss the trails, bike races, community involvement, economic impact, and the fact that we have one of the biggest network of trails in the west.

   Shannon Fox with Communities Aligned in Prevention Efforts (C.A.P.E.), a Bannock Youth Foundation program for preventing child abuse and trauma, speaks with KISU's McKenzie Young about the CAPE program and about a community trick-or-treat and resource fair.


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