Sunday at 7:30 a.m. and Monday at 3:30 p.m.
- Hosted by Bill Hart
Hosted by Bill Hart, this weekly public affairs program delves into the issues that are important to the people of the Upper Great Lakes Region. During the half-hour program, local media representatives, community leaders and special guests of regional, national and international prominence engage in intelligent discussion and candid debate regarding topics of local interest.
Media Meet Schedule
July 28 & 29 - Animal Welfare - A conversation about state and local animal welfare and control measures as they apply mainly to dogs. Tips on having a dog and pet resources will be covered, along with relevant statutes and other public issues and information.
August 4 & 5 - Diabetes Update - Upper Peninsula residents with Diabetes make up about 9% of the population, but numbers appear to have increased statewide, putting more people at risk for related conditions, ranging from heart disease to blindness. Prevention and self-management remain key weapons against the disease. We'll look at the latest information and strategies. (repeat)
August 11 & 12 - Skill Trades Gap - A review of skilled trades issues across the state and region, with an update on work programs and education initiatives designed to address them. (repeat)
August 18 & 19 - Animal Welfare - A conversation about state and local animal welfare and control measures as they apply mainly to dogs. Tips on having a dog and pet resources will be covered, along with relevant statutes and other public issues and information. (repeat)
August 25 & 26 - Prescription Drug Prices - A discussion of what drives the cost of prescription drug prices amid the controversy over exorbitant pricing. Topics include what might be done to make them more affordable nationally and locally, e.g., an effort by the ‘Marquette Community Foundation’ to bring down the cost of insulin.
September 1 & 2 - Social Media - Social Issues - A look at the popularity and influence of Social Media in public and private life. The panel will discuss the risks involved in Social Media, as well as the benefits, and what's being done to make users less vulnerable
Airs Sundays at 7:30 am et Repeats Mondays at 3:30 pm et
Program topics are subject to change in order to cover timely news and events. Media Meet podcasts available at WNMUFM.ORG