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‘Sewing With Nancy’ Returns with a Variety of New Projects

We recently stopped by Nancy Zieman’s office to pin down a few remaining details about the upcoming season of Sewing With Nancy. In Nancy’s words, this season could be billed as a “variety show” of sorts. But don’t expect to … Continue reading

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Mix-Up Your Fourth of July

Give switchel a try and bring something new to the picnic table. Last week, the PBS Food Extracts e-newsletter appeared in my inbox as it does each and every Friday, and the top stories this time inspired me to shake … Continue reading

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PHOX and More Bands You Should Know

In January 2013, 30 Minute Music Hour host/producer Andy Moore announced that PHOX, an emerging musical group with roots in Baraboo, would perform for our little half-hour music program. His memo to WPT staff read, “Our show has also featured … Continue reading

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“Sherlock’s” Benedict Cumberbatch Reads News From D-Day

Today, BBC Radio listeners heard actor Benedict Cumberbatch read the original 8 a.m. news report that was broadcast 70 years ago on D-Day. The original news bulletin offered the first warning to many Europeans that the D-Day invasion had begun. Throughout … Continue reading

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Be Part of a Live Studio Audience

30 Minute Music Hour is excited to announce Charlie Parr, Chants and William Z. Villian will record studio sessions with us Monday, June 16. The best part is, you’re invited to be part of the audience! Sample these three musical … Continue reading

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