Wisconsin News Roundup, Literary Journal Produced In Chippewa Valley, Wisconsin’s Rainy Day Fund Lags Behind Other States’

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In the Fall of 2017 the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild published their first issue of their annual print journal. We talk with the editor of the literary journal about its birth. We also recap the state news of the week and take a look at Wisconsin’s rainy day fund.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Dean Knetter Producer
  • Karl Christenson Producer
  • Brad Kolberg Producer
  • Rob Mentzer Guest
  • Eric Rasmussen Guest

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