Media Meet

Sunday at 7:30 a.m. and Monday at 3:30 p.m.
  • Hosted by , Elizabeth Peterson

Join new host Elizabeth Peterson for this weekly public affairs program that 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.

For more on Elizabeth Peterson, visit Public TV13's website

Media Meet Schedule       

February 2 & 3 - Access 4 All (Repeat from December)

February 9 & 10 - UP Adventure Team - Biking the trails of the Upper Peninsula has long been a favorite pastime of those living in and visiting the U.P.  However, for one group, their mission is much more than just going for a ride. The impact the UP Adventure Team is making across the Upper Peninsula with area youth and why it’s so important to so many kids

February 18 & 19 - Health and Wellness - We’re a month and a half into 2020 - how are you doing with your new year’s resolutions.  Did you set a goal to live a healthier, stronger year?  We’ll check in with health experts.  How to stay on track - and the importance of taking care of your mind, body and soul.

February 25 & 26 - Medicare Changes - Discussing the pressures facing today's youth and the efforts to educate and help kids make good decisions for their mind, body and spiritual health.

March 1 & 2 - Erosion - With Lake Superior water levels up two feet over the last six years - the shoreline is being heavily impacted.  A look at the work being done to protect the areas most damaged from the high waters and increasingly more intense storms.

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                  

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Regional Air Service

Jun 3, 2012

An update on Sawyer International airport covering passenger and cargo activity, its role in the local economy, multi-modal facilities and the effort nationwide to maintain viable regional air service. (Repeat from April)

Young and Muslim in America

May 28, 2012

This week on Media Meet, host Bill Hart speaks with author and teacher Moustafa Bayoumi, who describes problems for young Arab and Muslim Americans who are forging lives in a country where others sometimes mistake them for an enemy. (Aired February 26, 2012)

Michigan Veteran Affairs

May 28, 2012

This week on Media Meet, host Bill Hart talks with Michigan Senior Deputy Director of Veterans Affairs Jason Allen, who provides an update on issues and programs with an emphasis on the challenges in providing assistance to veterans returning from the Mid-East mission now that U.S. military involvement is winding down. (Aired April 22, 2012)

Upstreaming Marquette General Hospital

May 28, 2012

This week on Media Meet, host Bill Hart leads a discussion of a proposal to continue improvements to Marquette General Hospital by merging with a larger partner and becoming a for-profit institution. (Originally aired March 18, 2012)

Congressman Dan Benishek

May 28, 2012

A conversation with Upper Michigan’s U.S. Representative on key issues during his freshman term and what he sees as the challenges beyond 2012. (Aired April 8, 2012)

Senator Carl Levin

May 28, 2012

U.S. Senator Carl Levin (D) visits the U.P. to discuss current issues facing the American people and Michigan residents. Topics will includes budgets, jobs, economy, education, elections and more. (Aired April 1, 2012)

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