Thursday, August 17, 2017, 10:00am
Viewing the Solar Eclipse- Host Al Ross and UW-Eau Claire astronomy professor Paul Thomas explore the many aspects of the upcoming solar eclipse on Spectrum West, which airs on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Ideas Network at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls. The program also highlights a stand-up comedy class taught at the Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, explores the history and upcoming season of the WideSpot Performing Arts Center in Stockholm, and previews the Great River Folk Festival in La Crosse.
Thursday, August 10, 2017, 10:00am
Memory Choir & Music Festival- The director of Stand in the Light Memory Choir, Cathy Reitz, talked with Al Ross this week. The program also included an art event in Burnett County, and previews of Driving Miss Daisy in Barron, and a bluegrass and old-time music festival in Minnesota.
Thursday, August 3, 2017, 10:00am
UW-Stout Sociologist Nels Paulson- The growing phenomenon of social media, preview of a performance of Cinderella in Rice Lake, a discussion about a show honoring the history of Lake Wissota, a “Wizarding Academy” day camp with UW–Marathon County, and a memorial for songwriter Michael Johnson will all be included in the August 3, 2017 episode of Spectrum West.
Thursday, July 20, 2017, 10:00am
Rural Wisconsin historian Jerry Apps was featured Thursday, July 20 on Spectrum West, which aired on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Ideas Network at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls. The program also includes an interview with a poet from Fall Creek...