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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


Highway signs for U.S. Interstate 41 North as well as U.S. Highway 41 North and U.S. Highway 45 North stand next to a road in spring, with houses and leafless trees in the background.

Maps: Wisconsin's 2022 Republican primaries for governor and attorney general

The victories by Tim Michels and Eric Toney in the partisan primaries for two statewide seats reflect long-standing geographic patterns among voters around the state.

McCoshen & Ross on Wisconsin’s 2022 primary election winners

McCoshen & Ross on Wisconsin's 2022 primary election winners

"Here & Now" political panelists Bill McCoshen and Scot Ross discuss Wisconsin's 2022 candidates for governor and U.S. Senate, and how Biden and Trump may…

Anthony Chergosky on Wisconsin’s 3rd Congressional District

Anthony Chergosky on Wisconsin's 3rd Congressional District

UW-La Crosse political science professor Anthony Chergosky explains why a race between Brad Pfaff and Derrick Van Orden for a western Wisconsin U.S. House seat…

Recapping Wisconsin’s 2022 partisan primary election results

Recapping Wisconsin's 2022 partisan primary election results

Wisconsin's 2022 partisan primary election winners are preparing for the Nov. 8 general election, including Mandela Barnes, Tim Michels, Brad Pfaff, Eric Toney and Robin…

osie Stringfield milks a goat standing on a table and restrained in a head stock inside a large tent.

Growing demand, higher costs challenge Wisconsin's booming dairy goat industry

The market for goat cheese and other specialized dairy products continues to build, but producers large and small around the state are confronting spikes in the price of feed.

Why young adults stay in their small Wisconsin town

Why young adults stay in their small Wisconsin town

Four residents of the Black River Falls area share the reasons why they continue to live in the community where they grew up rather than moving to a larger city.

What it’s like for kids to live in small-town Wisconsin

What it's like for kids to live in small-town Wisconsin

Five teenagers who attend Black River Falls High School – who grew up in the area or moved there after living elsewhere – share how their perspectives and future plans are shaped by living in a rural community.

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Open and Shut Podcast

Open and Shut
“Open and Shut” is a narrative, seven-part investigative series following two district attorneys in Wisconsin’s Fox Valley and their impact on victims, the accused and the justice system. “Open and Shut” is a joint production of Wisconsin Watch and WPR.

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.