Musky season in Wisconsin, Veterans home investigation, Wisconsin redistricting

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two men hold their fishing rods as afternoon light bounces off Lake Monona
Alexander Vang, left, and Sonny Hang, right, fish in Lake Monona on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, in Madison. Angela Major/WPR

We talk to a Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources expert about the start of musky fishing season in the state. Then, two Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reporters share their investigation into problems at a veterans home in Wisconsin. Later, hear the final episode of Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Mapped Out” podcast on the state’s redistricting

Featured in this Show

  • A preview of musky season in northern Wisconsin

    A DNR fisheries biologist joins the show to talk about the kickoff to musky season in northern Wisconsin, and to look at musky population management across the state.

  • Investigation: A veterans home in Racine among the most troubled in the country

    A Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel investigation found that among 117 CMS-certified veterans homes in the nation, Union Grove in Racine County ranks in the top five for violations and fines. The reporters share their findings.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Zach Lawson Guest
  • Daphne Chen Guest
  • John Diedrich Guest

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