How Communities Are Managing Flooding, What Social Media Can Tell Us About Gangs

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We look at trends in severe flooding across the state, and examine how municipalities are managing, recovering and adapting to it. Then, we learn how gangs are using social media and what law enforcement can glean from it.

Featured in this Show

  • How Communities Are Managing, Recovering And Adapting To Increased Flooding

    Early October brings more flooding to Wisconsin. We recap the latest news, and our guest from WisContext talks about the trends in severe flooding across the state. We also discuss how floodwaters affect infrastructure and what the status of wetlands means for flood risk.

  • Gang Violence And Social Media

    Nearly 33,000 violent street gangs, motorcycle gangs and prison gangs are active in the U.S. Research shows that their behaviors are evolving because of social media. Our guest explains what this technology can reveal about gang violence and how it can be used by law enforcement to prevent it.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Kealey Bultena Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Will Cushman Guest
  • Desmond Patton Guest

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