In September, a COVID-19 outbreak at the Kettle Moraine Correctional Institution in Plymouth infected more than 870 inmates — roughly three quarters of the facility’s overall population. For more on the outbreak’s long-lasting impact, and what the state’s Department of Corrections is doing to prevent further outbreaks, WORT Producer Jonah Chester spoke with Emily Hamer, […]
Energy reporter Chris Hubbuch of the Wisconsin State Journal joins the Wisconsin Energy Broadcast to discuss Evers new 100% clean energy goal for Wisconsin and all the major energy developments in the last twelve months. This is the two year anniversary of the Wisconsin Energy Broadcast! And we are enormously grateful to you, our listeners. […]
(WORT) — Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is no longer running for president, but there are still well over a dozen other GOP candidates seeking support from voters on Walker’s home turf. Prominent Wisconsin Republicans are already making endorsements, and political operatives are looking ahead to the state’s primary next spring. Kristian Knutsen talks to Capitol Reporter […]
MADISON (WORT) — Wisconsin Governor and GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker is calling for President Obama to cancel an official state visit next month with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Melvin Hinton interviews Doug Moe author of the books Lords of the Ring: The Triumph and Tragedy of College Boxing’s Greatest Team and The World of Mike Royko and journalist for the Wisconsin State Journal.
Our old friend Timothy Browning joins us again — this time with a shameless bit of self-promotion.