Secret Service, Filmmaker Mark Borchardt, 100 Years of 4-H

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This year is a special yeaThis year is a special year for 4-H, as it celebrates its 100th anniversary. We talk about the history of 4-H and the impact it has had on the youth of Wisconsin. We also find out what the Milwaukee filmmaker and star of “American Movie” is up to, and find out about the possible changes coming to the Secret Service.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Karl Christenson Producer
  • Josh Gerstein Guest
  • Mark Borchardt Guest
  • Dale Leidheiser Guest

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