Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Call-In and News Programming on Wisconsin Public Radio
An instructor of snowboarding and skiing in Aspen, Colorado, Terry McEnany, MD, was a thoracic surgeon for several decades. Dr. Terry McEnany is also active in volunteerism, having coordinated Wisconsin Public Radio's (WPR) annual auction.
Broadcast live over some 30 stations, Wisconsin Public Radio consists of three programming services: the Ideas Network, the NPR and Classical Network, and the All Classical Network. Podcasts and streaming are also available.
The Ideas Network presents several shows in which listeners call in and interact with newsworthy guests:
The Larry Meiller Show provides gardening programming and environmental information, among other programming, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on weekdays. Recently, Larry Meiller discussed winter's effect on insect populations and the allergy season.
-The Kathleen Dunn Show airs from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday. It specializes in objective discussion about current issues, with recent topics including presidential primaries and gun violence.
-The Joy Cardin Show, airing from 6 to 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, covers a variety of topics, ranging from responsible voting to products made in Wisconsin.