Melissa Langbehn is marking 30 years on the air at WAOW-TV in Wausau and the station is marking the anniversary Friday.
Langbehn joined the station in 1991. She is the lead anchor at News 9, anchoring the 5 p.m. news and co-anchoring the 6 p.m. news. As a reporter, she... - MORE -
Matt Sinn is WISN-TV’s new news director. Previously, Sinn was the assistant news director at the station.
Sinn brings decades of experience to this position, having served in diverse roles across broadcast journalism – ranging from producing cutting-edge newscasts to managing dynamic newsrooms.
“Following an extensive nationwide search, I was... - MORE -
If you’re looking to freshen up your broadcast writing and speaking skills, a recent WBA webinar, free to WBA members, is now available to view on demand.
“Writing and Speaking for Broadcast” is focused on how to make your writing and speaking conversational. It needs to be HUMAN. We shouldn’t... - MORE -
Wisconsin Public Radio is hosting a live debate for the candidates in the race for Wisconsin’s 3rd Congressional District seat.
The debate will air Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. and will feature the incumbent Democratic candidate Ron Kind, La Crosse, and Republican challenger Derrick Van Orden, Hager City. Ezra Wall,... - MORE -
Erin Sullivan joined the NBC 15 (WMTV-TV) team Monday as a weekday anchor and reporter for The Morning Show. She will work on the “News Now” desk, following breaking news updates.
Sullivan comes to Madison from Joplin, Missouri where she worked at the NBC affiliate KSNF for more than three... - MORE -
We have new FREE resources available to you and your newsrooms to prepare you for the upcoming election.
The Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism and UW Center for Journalism Ethics has published a guide for reporters on covering election misinformation and disinformation.
Download the guide here [PDF].
The guide is... - MORE -
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) is hosting two, live broadcast debates featuring primary candidates for Wisconsin’s 3rd District seat in the House of Representatives.
The first debate will air on Friday, July 31 at 10 a.m. and feature the Republican primary candidates Jesse Ebben of Eau Claire and Derrick Van Orden... - MORE -
Milwaukee TV station WISN-TV is hosting three debates ahead of the April 7 Spring Election Day.
The debates will feature the candidates for Milwaukee County Executive, Milwaukee Mayor and the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Marquette University Law School is partnering with WISN 12 to host the debates for Milwaukee Mayor and... - MORE -
The Wisconsin State Assembly on Thursday approved a bill on a voice vote that would establish statewide rules for how police use body cameras. The measure was approved Wednesday by the State Senate and now goes to Gov. Tony Evers.
The bill was the product of a Legislative Study Committee... - MORE -
Nominations are being sought for the 10th annual Distinguished Wisconsin Watchdog Award, recognizing an individual’s extraordinary contributions to open government or investigative journalism in Wisconsin.
The award is presented jointly by the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
, the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council
, the Madison Pro Chapter of
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