Newsmakers "Newsmakers" is a weekly news and current affairs talk show hosted by Hope Kirwan and produced by John Davis and Mary Meehan-Strub. Interviews on the program explore politics, education, the environment and other issues relevant to the La Crosse, Wisconsin area.
Newsmakers

Newsmakers

From Wisconsin Public Radio

"Newsmakers" is a weekly news and current affairs talk show hosted by Hope Kirwan and produced by John Davis and Mary Meehan-Strub. Interviews on the program explore politics, education, the environment and other issues relevant to the La Crosse, Wisconsin area.

Most Recent Episodes

Food Insecurity Resources in the Coulee Region

Food Insecurity Resources in the Coulee Region

This week, "Newsmakers" is looking at food insecurity in the Coulee Region. First, we'll talk about what's available through government programs like FoodShare . Then, find out how the WAFER Food Pantry is helping hungry households this holiday season.

Food Insecurity Resources in the Coulee Region

Nov. 25, Anishinaabe Storytelling with Michael "Laughing Fox" Charette (Encore Broadcast)

Nov. 25, Anishinaabe Storytelling with Michael "Laughing Fox" Charette (Encore Broadcast)

Rick Reyer welcomes Michael "Laughing Fox" Charette to share his music and the stories in the oral tradition of the Anishinaabe, also known as Ojibwe, that have been passed down for generations.

Nov. 25, Anishinaabe Storytelling with Michael "Laughing Fox" Charette (Encore Broadcast)

Newsmakers, November 18, 2022

Newsmakers, November 18, 2022

A conversation about a new partnership between the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and the J.F. Brennan Company.

Newsmakers, November 18, 2022

Newsmakers, November 18, 2022

A conversation about a new partnership between the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and the J.F. Brennan Company.

Newsmakers, November 11, 2022

Newsmakers, November 11, 2022

An interview with members of a local group aimed at helping displaced Ukrainians settle in the area.

Newsmakers, November. 4, 2022

Newsmakers, November. 4, 2022

The candidates for the 95th State Assembly District debate.

Oct. 28, 3rd U.S. Congressional, 87th Assembly And U.S. Senate

Oct. 28, 3rd U.S. Congressional, 87th Assembly And U.S. Senate

Conversations with candidate Drad Pfaff-D, Onalaska, (3rd U.S. Congressional District), Elizabeth Riley-D, Hayward, (87th Wisconsin Assembly), and Wisconsin U.S. Senate Race coverage by Rich Kremer

Oct. 28, 3rd U.S. Congressional, 87th Assembly And U.S. Senate

Newsmakers, October 21, 2022

Newsmakers, October 21, 2022

A debate between the candidates for the 94th State Assembly District.