Hans Ahlström

Operations Manager/Program & Music Director/Continuity Coordinator/Program Producer and Web

Hans Ahlström is the host of several programs including the daily musical variety show Weekday, the mostly straight ahead jazz show Night Studio, the self explanatory Blues Today, and the eclectic Sound Spectrum. You can also hear Hans as the local host of NPR's All Things Considered news magazine. He also helps manage Public Radio 90's web content, interviews local and visiting writers and artists, works with NMU student interns, and writes the occasional news story.

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AP News

LANSING, MI -- Governor Rick Snyder has issued disaster declarations for two counties in the Upper Peninsula that suffered flooding damage due to heavy rains.

WBAY

MARINETTE, Wis. (AP) — A manufacturer in northeastern Wisconsin has discovered new evidence of groundwater pollution near Lake Michigan involving a chemical that has raised national health concerns.
       Tyco Fire Products said this month that it discovered perfluorinated chemicals, or PFCs, in well samples at its manufacturing plant in Marinette. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had directed Tyco to test for PFCs at the wells, which are part of a separate cleanup of arsenic.

Aj Fischer

HOUGHTON COUNTY, MI -- Upper Peninsula Power Company crews are continuing efforts to restore service to customers effected by Sunday’s storms. UPPCO is encouraging people to report all downed electric power lines or unsafe conditions that may have resulted from the intense storms that hit early Sunday morning. Brett French, Vice-President of Business Development and Communications, says people should never approach or make contact with any utility equipment.

wnmufm.org

A look at the different forms and needs of Homelessness in the Marquette community. This discussion will look at transitional housing, emergency shelters, low-income housing, mobility impaired residents and hospice patients and what local groups are doing to serve the various housing needs.

The Marquette Rockestra is presenting "Sounds of the 60s" a benefit for the Marquette Area Public Schools music program. Hans Ahlstrom spoke with Dan Truckey and Jon Teichman about the benefit event.

The Sounds of the 60s is @7:30pm Thursday, June 14th, at Kaufman Auditorium. Tickets are available at all NMU ticket outlets and online at tickets.nmu.edu

Outdoor Update

Jun 11, 2018
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A conversation with Michigan DNR Deputy Director Bill O'Neill on current outdoor issues and topics. A 31-year DNR veteran, O’Neill administers divisions that oversee wildlife and fisheries, state forests and parks, minerals and law enforcement.

Summer Hazards

Jun 3, 2018
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This episode seeks to expand awareness of hazards related to summer activity, from heat stroke to getting lost in the woods. All the alerts, warnings and cautionary messages typical of summer, in one program. (originally aired 7/13/15)

Megan Alpert, one of three 'creatives' in town as part of the Marquette Creative Residency-A Home for Creatives on the Superior Coast, spoke with Hans Ahlstrom about the residency and her work on poetry about anger and violence and her youngadult sci-fi novel.

Matthew Conboy one of three 'creatives' in town as part of the Marquette Creative Residency-A Home for Creatives on the Superior Coast, spoke with Hans Ahlstrom about the residency and his project- Start with Art, which provides an original piec of art to newborns.

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The discussion about voter access, integrity and accountability continues with Marquette County Clerk Linda Talsma, Marquette City Clerk Kris Hazeres and retired NMU political science Professor Robert Kulisheck. Single party voting, polls, and gerrymandering are addressed.  

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