Patty Peltekos speaks with the two candidates running for the District 15 seat on the Dane County Board of Supervisors, Brent Renteria and Steven Peters. The third candidate, Joseph Ryan, whose name will still appear on the primary ballot, has dropped out of the race. Topics discussed included the Dane County Manure Handling Facility (the […]
Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with the two candidates running to represent Dane County Board’s District 24, Anna Gouker and Tanya Buckingham. They discuss various issues specific to District 24 and the City of Monona, including environmental issues, flooding, and transportation.
Investigative journalist Carey Gillam talks about the consequences of glyphosate weedkiller. She’s the author of Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, from Island Press.
Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with Dee Hall, managing editor and co-founder of the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism. They talk about the importance and process of fact checking in investigative reporting, and some of the most important investigative stories from the Center in 2017. Those stories include their first documentary “Los Lecheros,” which explores […]
To celebrate food festivities and the holiday season, Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with food writer Michael Ruhlman. He’s the author of Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America, which explores the miraculous nature of the modern grocery store.
Monday host Patty Peltekos speaks with Joanne Berg, owner of independent bookstore Mystery to Me. They discuss writers’ groups, activities with literacy groups, store events, and the top fiction, nonfiction, and mysteries of 2017 , and what books to look forward to in 2018.