Tuesday, August 20
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  In Today's Podcast:
• Broken News
• Reconfiguration Lincoln & Blanchard Sts.
• The Overlooked Issue of Healthcare Reform
• Around the Watercooler
• Nike 'Adventure Club' Kids Shoe Subscription
• Move over Minivans - There's a New Mom-Mobile in Town
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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WRONG WAY? Mayor Christina Muryn joins us to discuss this week's public hearing on the proposed reconfiguration of Lincoln and Blanchard Streets » More


HEALTHCARE REFORM IS BACK as a political issue, but an important point may be going overlooked – new research shows most patients don't differentiate between the clinical and financial experience of the system » More


BROKEN NEWS: How many ways can one person break TSA rules? Washington man attempts to board his flight carrying a knife that looks like a gun » More


TECHNOTES: Hate going to the doctor for a routine checkup? Now, there's an app for that » More


A SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE for your kids' shoes? Nike believes they have a way to take all the hassle and frustration out of shopping – here's how it works » More


MOVE OVER MINIVANS – Modern soccer moms are getting behind the wheel of some unexpected vehicles to chauffeur their kids around » More


AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: – Scientific study confirms that having children makes you happier – once they move out » More


ON WEDNESDAY: How to update and refresh your wardrobe for fall without breaking the bank – Get a new look for under $200
 
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PAST SHOWS

MONDAY, AUGUST 19

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BROKEN NEWS: New Jersey man's "side chick" sets fire to his home after he stands her up for booty call » More
 
CEDAR POINT has announced plans for a stellar celebration of the park's 150th anniversary in 2020 – and it's a party fans won't want to miss » More
 
CREATING NEW WAYS to help students learn – The Consumer Technology Association highlights some of the most innovative educational computers, robotics and more » More
 
TECHNOLOGY IS ESSENTIAL in today's classrooms – but exactly how are schools using it to connect students, teachers and parents? » More
 
CONSUMER AFFAIRS: Choice Hotels has become the latest company to report a data breach exposing customers' personal information » More




FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

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BROKEN NEWS: Man attempts break-in at Spokane marijuana dispensary wearing underwear on his head and socks on his hands » More
KAHUNA AT THE MOVIES: "The Angry Birds Movie 2", "47 Meters Down: Uncaged", "Good Boys", "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" and "Blinded By the Light" are all new this week in theaters » More

🔊 HOUR 2

THERE'S PLENTY OF EVIDENCE showing that the cost of medical treatment often keeps people from getting the care they need – but you might be surprised at how high up the healthcare ladder that goes » More
FINANCIAL LITERACY is an essential skill for teenagers to learn – and these days they're using apps for that » More

🔊 HOUR 3

BEST-SELLING NOVELIST CJ Box discusses his latest crime thriller set in the expanses of Big Sky Country, "The Bitterroots" » More
THE POWER OF A SMILE – Frito-Lay is celebrating the people who are bringing smiles to communities all across the country, and helping change lives through Operation Smile » More




THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

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BROKEN NEWS: Hungry raccoon found scavenging inside a vending machine at a Florida high school » More
AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: How old is your pet in 'human years'? It's complicated » More

🔊 HOUR 2

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Super Bowl winning tight end Ben Utecht, whose career was cut short after a series of concussions, discusses his touching memoir "Counting the Days While My Mind Slips Away" » More
KEEPING THE FAITH: Back-to-school can be difficult for kids who are different, and may be in need of some extra reassurance of God's special purpose for them » More

🔊 HOUR 3

EXPERIENCING SOCIAL MEDIA IN ISOLATION – How do we build authentic, personal connections in the 'point-and-click' digital world? » More
EXPERT ADVICE ON DORM DESIGN – How to make the most of a limited space and truly make that space your own » More




WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14

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BROKEN NEWS: Bitish police forced to delete wanted man's mugshot from their social media page because people wouldn't stop making fun of his hairdo » More
AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: San Jose considers requirement that gun owners carry liability insurance » More

🔊 HOUR 2

WITH SIGNS OF A SLOWING ECONOMY and the middle-class being squeezed from all sides, how can average Americans achieve financial freedom – and remain there for the long term? » More
THE FEDERAL RESERVE MAY USE A NEW TOOL in their arsenal to ease the effect of a downturn – What is a 'countercyclical capital buffer' and how might it impact the market? » More

🔊 HOUR 3

TUITION AND ROOM AND BOARD aren't the only things squeezing the budget for many college students – A new Netflix-style service aims to make the cost of textbooks more manageable » More
A BACK-TO-SCHOOL CHECKLIST for parents to address their children's health and safety through the school year » More




TUESDAY, AUGUST 13

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BROKEN NEWS: Omaha strip club raises eyebrows by advertising part-time work for stay-at-home moms » More
AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: Reddit users weigh in on the trends that have worn out their welcome » More

🔊 HOUR 2

GETTING YOUR KIDS' VISION CHECKED before back-to-school is important, but good eye health is a much broader subject for children and adults » More
WE ALL WONDER about the meaning of life and our place in the universe – but are we looking in the right place to find the eternal truth we are seeking? » More

🔊 HOUR 3

AN AMERICAN ICON turns 75 years old – The US Forest Service celebrates the birthday of Smokey Bear » More
AROUND THE AREA: One of the more unique attractions at this weekend's Mt. Blanchard Heritage Day Festival is the car show featuring everything from antique horseless carriages to more modern muscle cars » More




MONDAY, AUGUST 12

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BROKEN NEWS: Naked bicycle rider in Florida arrested after attempting to steal underwear from adult toy store » More
A LITTLE GOOD NEWS: FBI agent has a surprising reunion at his retirement party with a US Marine he rescued as a kidnapped baby over two decades ago » More

🔊 HOUR 2

THE NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED: Chase Bank is giving customers the gift of forgiving their entire credit card debt – but only in Canada » More
NOW THAT WE'VE HAD SOME TIME to process and reflect on the violence in El Paso and Dayton last weekend, what can our politically-divided nation do to address a frightening and increasingly common issue? » More

🔊 HOUR 3

WHAT'S FOR LUNCH? Why eating healthy the rest of the day can't make up for the poor choices we often make at work » More
WHAT'S HAPPENING: With just two-and-a-half weeks to go, local 4H youth are busy preparing for the Hancock County Fair » More




FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

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BROKEN NEWS: British woman realizes she's been calling her neighbor by the wrong name for 14 years » More
KAHUNA AT THE MOVIES: "Dora", "Racing in the Rain" and "Scary Stories" are among this week's new releases in theaters » More

🔊 HOUR 2

A PROFILE of the man behind the empire – How modern financial pioneer T. Rowe Price changed the paradigm of Wall Street investing » More
DINING IN IS IN – Meal delivery services are booming, but convenience may come at a premium for consumers » More

🔊 HOUR 3

THE CHILDREN'S MENTORING CONNECTION needs volunteers for their school-based program for the upcoming year – Here's how it works » More
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Learning doesn't always happen in a classroom – Details on August events and programs at the Children's Museum of Findlay » More




THURSDAY, AUGUST 8

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BROKEN NEWS: Washington woman puts an octopus on her face to snap selfie for photo contest – but the stunt ends with her in the hospital » More
AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: Anxious about the future? Study finds most of your fears won't come to pass » More

🔊 HOUR 2

IT'S NOT AN AUTOMATIC DEATH SENTENCE like it once was, but HIV is still an incurable disease – A look at how far we've come and the challenges that still exist » More
COMMUNITY & BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: The United Way of Hancock County is gearing up for the (literal) kickoff to their annual fundraising campaign » More

🔊 HOUR 3

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Only one nuclear arms treaty remains in place between the US and Russia, and it's set to expire in 2021 – Are we headed for another arms race, and what would that world look like in the 21st century? » More
AROUND TOWN: Christian Clearing House marks 25 years of helping people in crisis with their annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser and an 'Aloha to Summer' celebration » More




WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7

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BROKEN NEWS: Louisiana woman claims drugs found in body cavity search weren't really hers, says she "didn't know how they got there" » More
AROUND THE WATERCOOLER: The challenge of shutting down websites and chat rooms dedicated to online hate speech » More

🔊 HOUR 2

THE SAFETY AND SECURITY MEASURES that are critical for all of that back-to-school technology » More
THE FIRST INTEREST RATE REDUCTION in more than a decade may not have been enough to overcome trade war fears on Wall Street, but it is good news for the mortgage market » More

🔊 HOUR 3

CHINA'S LATEST RETALIATION in the trade dispute is to completely cut off purchases of US agriculture products – How will that move impact local farmers? » More
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Details on August programs and events at the Hancock Historical Museum » More