Threats facing judges, Flood resilience, New Bucks coach, High school sports

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LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers.
Doc Rivers watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game. (Morry Gash/AP Photo)

We talk with a Duke Law School professor about threats against the judicial branch. Then, we explore a new bill aiming to improve flood resilience. Then, we hear from a Milwaukee Bucks reporter and the head of a prep sports association for updates on Wisconsin sports.

Featured in this Episode

  • How to curb threats against the judiciary

    The Wisconsin Supreme Court Marshal’s Office reports more than 140 threats against judges and justices took place in 2023. Now, Republican lawmakers propose a package of bills aiming to increase safety. We speak with a Duke Law School professor about why the judiciary is increasingly a target of violence.

  • New legislation seeks to improve flood resilience

    New legislation heading to Gov. Tony Evers’ desk aims to help Wisconsin’s most flood-prone communities identify and address the root causes of flooding. The author of the legislation tells us why this measure is needed and discusses his other legislative priorities.

  • Milwaukee Bucks hire new head coach

    The Milwaukee Bucks recently hired new coach Doc Rivers after firing former coach Adrian Griffin. A Bucks sports reporter explains the latest coaching change as well as how players feel. Plus, we get an update on the team’s season.

  • WIAA shares update on girls volleyball, student leadership and more

    The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association recently approved a fifth division of girl’s volleyball and a new student leadership program. The association’s executive director shares an update on meeting discussions. Plus, we examine the rapid growth of girls wrestling in the state.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Paul Grimm Guest
  • Loren Oldenburg Guest
  • Stephanie Hauser Guest
  • Keegan Kyle Producer
  • Mackenzie Krumme Producer
  • Trevor Hook Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director