How The Heavy Rains May Impact Seasonal Tourism, To Snoop Or Not To Snoop On Your Kids In The Age Of Tech

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More teenagers have smartphones than ever before and for parents that means considering how to approach matters of giving their teens space but also making sure they’re being safe. We talk to a psychologist about whether or not snooping around in your teen’s technology is a good idea or should be reconsidered. We also check in to see how Wisconsin’s heavy rains have affected business and tourism traffic so far.

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  • Is It Okay To Snoop On Your Kids?

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Episode Credits

  • Carrie Kaufman Host
  • Breann Schossow Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Lisa Marshall Guest
  • Lisa Damour Guest

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