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Anchored by Frederica Freyberg, Here & Now is Wisconsin’s weekly in-depth news and public affairs program where civic and political leaders provide context to the issues at the forefront of life in Wisconsin. 7:30 p.m. Fridays

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Wisconsin Women Vote: A Here & Now Special
A story of firsts, from Wisconsin to Washington and back, about strong women in history and today.  Watch now on-demand.

PBS Wisconsin Election Coverage

Joe Biden and Donald Trump

Trump, Biden Hold Competing Rallies in Wisconsin Four Days Out

Both men at the top of the ballot Nov. 3—President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden—rallied in Wisconsin with fewer than 96 hours before…

AG Kaul Talks Election Security Ahead of 2020 Election

AG Kaul Talks Election Security Ahead of 2020 Election

Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul discusses what efforts the state and municipalities are taking to ensure a safe and secure election, as well as what…

Wisconsin Supreme Court

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Ballot Misprint Case, State Officials Prepare for Election

The Wisconsin Supreme Court declined to weigh in on a balloting issue that could delay the Election Day returns in Outagamie and Calumet counties. Clerks…

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Biden Retains 5-Point Lead in Last Marquette Poll Before Election Day

Democriatic candidate Joe Biden maintains a five-point lead over President Donald Trump in the latest Marquette Law School poll. That marks a consistent single-digit lead…

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James Malechek

Kewaunee Native Approaching Six Months of Isolation in China

James Malechek’s last opportunity to freely walk the streets of his adopted home of Beijing was Jan. 26. The next day, the Chinese government closed…

Peter Pryde

Pandemic Keeps Madison Physician Busy in Semi-Retirement

Peter Pryde, MD had no idea the year he chose to reduce his clinical hours would be the year a global pandemic would strike. Still,…

Tony Roca

No Place Like Home Plate

Left-hander Tony Roca’s place Wednesday night was on the mound, hurling his go-to fastball for the La Crosse Loggers in their Northwoods League season opener…

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Our Food Matters

What do community gardens, global pandemics and movements in support of Black lives have in common? To Venice Williams, Executive Director of Alice’s Garden in…

Wisconsin Public Radio

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is growing in Wisconsin, and many are taking steps to prepare for what’s to come.

Wisconsin Regional News

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News and Political Podcasts

NPR Corona Virus Daily Podcast

Coronavirus Daily
A daily news podcast about the coronavirus pandemic, covering all dimensions of the story from science to economics and politics as well as society and culture. Hosted by Kelly McEvers from Embedded.

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Politics Podcast
“WPR Politics” is a weekly podcast about the ins and outs of Wisconsin’s political news with host John K. Wilson and WPR reporters Shawn Johnson and Laurel White.

Click Youth Media

PBS Wisconsin Education's CLICK Youth Media

Click is PBS Wisconsin Education’s youth media initiative.

We provide media production professional development for educators, support student journalism, and offer PBS Media Literacy Educator Certification to help teachers as they critically consume and create media with their students. Learn more >

PBS Wisconsin Documentaries

WPT Documentaries : Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories

Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories

A documentary exploring the lasting effects of trauma and new responses across Wisconsin.

WPT Documentaries : Portraits From Rural Wisconsin

Portraits From Rural Wisconsin

See why some western Wisconsin residents still say that “rural life is the best life.”

PBS Wisconsin Documentaries : Yahara Watershed: A Place of Change

Yahara Watershed: A Place of Change

A study asks what might the Yahara Watershed look like in the year 2070.