Consumer advocacy groups and labor unions are concerned that a mega-merger of the nation’s biggest health insurance companies will have serious consequences for Wisconsinites. Darien Lamen reports.
Presidential primary campaigns are in full swing here in Wisconsin. WORT’s Darien Lamen talks with veteran political reporter Craig Gilbert, Washington DC bureau chief for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, about which way Wisconsinites be might be leaning.
What role will Wisconsin Latinos play in determining the outcome of this year’s presidential elections? WORT’s Darien Lamen speaks with Dante Viscarra of La Comunidad News about getting out the Latino vote.
(WORT) — This week we cover the legacy of Tamara Grigsby, the pivotal school referendum vote in Montello, final business in the Wisconsin Senate, and a recipe for whole-roasted cauliflower.
(WORT)–Swastikas and images of Adolf Hitler posted to a Jewish student’s door. A healing ceremony recognizing Native American victims of sexual assault, heckled with Hollywood-style “war cries.” Black female students pushed, spat on, threatened, and told they didn’t deserve to attend the UW-Madison. These are only the most recent reports of racially-charged incidents that many […]
WORT 89.9 FM welcomes two new staff members, Elizabeth DiNovella and Darien Lamen. Elizabeth DiNovella is no stranger to WORT. She was the station’s News Director from 1999 to 2001. She has frequently hosted live election night coverage, and also spent decade working on the 8 O’Clock Buzz with Jan Miyasaki. DiNovella was previously the […]