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Not everyone’s ready to give up Saturday mail. Fans of the post office will rally at the main Madison branch at 3903 Milwaukee Street on Sunday from 2PM to 4PM. Congressman Mark Pocan is expected to speak.read article »
Host, Jan Miyasaki, of the Wednesday morning, 8 O’Clock Buzz, was joined Erin Aagesen, Director of Health and Literacy at Wisconsin Literacy. Wisconsin Literacy Mission Statement: “Wisconsin Literacy’s vision is to strengthen Wisconsin’s workforce, families and communities through literacy. We pursue that vision by supporting adult, family and workplace literacy programs statewide through program and resource development, information and referral, training, and advocacy.” Listen to the interview below:read article »
Jan Miyasaki, was joined by Bret Coughmen of the National Security program at the American Civil Liberties Union, on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Jan Miyasaki is the Wednesday host at the 8 0’Clock Buzz. Last week the ADC appeals court rejected the CIA’s secrecy claims in the ACLU’s targeted killing freedom of information lawsuit. Listen to the interview below:read article »
Host, Jan Miyasaki, of the Wednesday morning, 8 O’Clock Buzz, was joined by Charles Ornstein, is an investigative journalist for ProPublica.read article »
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013, the 8 O’ Clock Buzz broadcasted live at JP’s Hair Design. Listen to the full hour of this special addition of the 8 O’Clock Buzz. Aaron Perry interviews a couple of the regulars at the barbershop as well as the owner, Jeff Paterson.read article »
On Monday, March 18th, Director Chris Thompson spoke with Brian Standing about his new movie, The Jeffrey Dahmer Files, showing at the Wisconsin Film Festival in April.read article »
On Tuesday, April 2nd, Madison voters will vote for the Madison School Board. Who is on the ballot for the 5th seat? Well, officially, just T. J. Mertz. This race, once between three people: Mertz, Sarah Manski and Ananda Mirilli, had an unusual set of circumstances occur immediately after the primaries between Mirilli and Manski. Just Forty-eight hours after Ananda Mirilli lost the primary election to Manski, Manski suddenly withdrew from the race, decidedly moving to California. In the coming weeks it was repeatedly suggested by media sources that Manski was recruited to run against and eliminate Mirilli in the primaries. Listen to Ananda Mirilli’s side of the story, below:read article »
WYOU has been operating for the last two years without the majority of their funding. Funding that used to keep the local television station running with a full time staff. Now the station is maintained by a group of dedicated volunteers. However even with the large number of volunteers the stations equipment is outdated and the station is need up an update. Check out their Kickstarter project which is an attempt to get the station current.read article »
Jessica Witham and Casem Abulughod join the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Friday, March 15th, 2013. The two are performers in the upcoming show, Are We Delicious.read article »