Wausau’s new police chief, Wisconsin’s Green Fire

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A Wausau Police vehicle parked in a parking lot
Photo courtesy of Wausau Police Department’s Facebook page

Wausau’s new police chief joins us on his first day on the job to explore the biggest issues facing his department. Later, the head of the Rhinelander-based Green Fire talks conservation efforts and a recent report on the Department of Natural Resources’ wolf management plan.

Featured in this Show

  • Matthew Barnes begins tenure as Wausau's new police chief

    Matthew Barnes begins his job as Wausau police chief on Sept. 1. We speak with the chief about the public safety issues facing the Wausau area and his priorities for the department.

  • Exploring the goals of the Rhinelander-based Wisconsin Green Fire

    In April, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources created a charter enlisting 12 organizations in an effort to address climate change on a local level. We speak with one of the advocacy groups, Wisconsin Green Fire, to learn about its priorities and mission.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Trevor Hook Producer
  • A. Emily Ralph Technical Director
  • Matthew Barnes Guest
  • Fred Clark Guest