The Morning Show From politics to pop culture, we bring together people and ideas to help make sense of the news in our own backyard and far from Wisconsin.
The Morning Show

The Morning Show

From Wisconsin Public Radio

From politics to pop culture, we bring together people and ideas to help make sense of the news in our own backyard and far from Wisconsin.

Most Recent Episodes

Revenue secretary on the state's financial checkbook, Restaurant robots in Eau Claire

Revenue secretary on the state's financial checkbook, Restaurant robots in Eau Claire

We talk with the secretary of the Department of Revenue on the state's financial outlook. Then, an Eau Claire restaurant owner recruited a robot to help in the dining room.

Revenue secretary on the state's financial checkbook, Restaurant robots in Eau Claire

Should Wisconsin utilities be investing in gas power?

Should Wisconsin utilities be investing in gas power?

The Sierra Club Wisconsin Chapter worries that the state's utilities are investing heavily in natural gas at a time when it is critical to reduce greenhouse emissions because of climate change. We talk with a representative from the Sierra Club and then get a response from an industry spokesperson.

Should Wisconsin utilities be investing in gas power?

State epidemiologist on the spread of COVID-19, How to navigate difficult family relations...

State epidemiologist on the spread of COVID-19, How to navigate difficult family relations...

The state epidemiologist explains what the Department of Health Services is doing to slow the uptick in COVID-19 infections and the appearance of the new Omicron variant. Then, a relationship expert discusses strategies for dealing with estranged family members and strained relationships.

State epidemiologist on the spread of COVID-19, How to navigate difficult family relations...

Open season on insurance: Navigating coverage changes and the federal marketplace

Open season on insurance: Navigating coverage changes and the federal marketplace

Tis the season... to sign up for health insurance. We talk with an insurance broker about how to navigate signing up for coverage on the federal marketplace, tax subsidies, the pandemic impact on insurance, deductibles and more.

Open season on insurance: Navigating coverage changes and the federal marketplace

Waukesha representative addresses parade attack aftermath, State of LGBTQ inclusion in Wis...

Waukesha representative addresses parade attack aftermath, State of LGBTQ inclusion in Wis...

A state representative from Waukesha explores the aftermath of the parade attack. Plus, the executive director of a Racine LGBT center discusses the headway cities are making on LGBTQ inclusion.

Waukesha representative addresses parade attack aftermath, State of LGBTQ inclusion in Wis...

Ask a Contractor: Pest control

Ask a Contractor: Pest control

Whether it's ants, spiders or mice, pests can be a nuisance in the home. We learn pest control from a Wisconsin expert.