Thursday, February 23, 2017, 10:00am
James Loewen; Mario Capecchi- We talk with James Loewen, the author of the book Lies My Teacher Told Me, which examines the inaccuracies in U.S. history books, and the 2007 Nobel Prize winner in Physiology or Medicine Mario Capecchi for his work in gene targeting in mice that is expected to lead to solutions for treating human disease. Both men were guest speakers at UW-La Crosse last fall.
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 10:00am
Infrastructure Series Part 2- We talk with local government officials about the differences between urban and rural communities and infrastructure, the condition of that infrastructure and some of the hurdles they face when it comes to maintenance of that infrastructure.
Thursday, February 9, 2017, 10:00am
Judicial Recusal and Campaign Contributions- We talk with area retired judges who are part of a petition to the Wisconsin Supreme Court asking for some campaign fundraising limits and some standards for judges to be removed from cases in which they've received campaign donations from one of the litigants.
Thursday, February 2, 2017, 10:00am
Local Food- The Wisconsin Local Food Network recently held it's annual summit in La Crosse. We talk with members about the state of the local food movement in the Coulee Region and state of Wisconsin.