Molson Coors Shooting Update, Beloit’s Black History, Wisconsin Is #2 In Organic Farming

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Police are seen outside of a house near Potomac and Courtland after a shooting at Molson Coors, Wednesday Feb. 26, 2020, in Milwaukee. A gunman killed five people at the factory before killing himself. It’s one of two mass shootings in Milwaukee that have contributed to a spike in homicides this year. Morry Gash/AP Photo

We check in with a WPR reporter for the latest on Wednesday’s mass shooting at the Molson Coors campus in Milwaukee. Then, we learn about Beloit’s African American history, followed by an interview about being an organic farmer in Wisconsin.

Featured in this Show

  • Update On The Aftermath Of Mass Shooting At Molson Coors In Milwaukee

    WPR’s reporter based in Milwaukee joins us with the latest on the aftermath of the mass shooting at Molson Coors brewery complex where five people and the gunman have been killed.

  • Beloit's Black History

    As Black History Month draws to a close, we explore the stories and history of African Americans in Beloit.

  • Organic Farming: Wisconsin Ranks Second In Nation

    U.S. Census data shows Wisconsin ranks second in the nation for the number of organic farms. With more than 1,200 farms in the state, we’re taking a closer look at operations and consumer demand. An organic dairy farmer shares insight as the MOSES Organic Conference kicks off in La Crosse.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Corri Hess Guest
  • Linda Fair Guest
  • Adam Seibel Guest
  • Kealey Bultena Interviewer

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