So - That Happened

So - That Happened
A slightly irregular podcast about life in Western Wisconsin. We talk about news and newsmakers in the Chippewa Valley, politics, food, sustainability, the arts, farming, and more. Join us!

Episode 5 - Dr. Mark Neumann - Democrat running in the 3rd CD Wisconsin Congressional race
Jun 25 • 30 min
Dr. Neumann is a Medical Doctor and is running against Ron Kind in the congressional primary. His website is here, and you can watch the video of this interview on the WisCommunity site. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Episode 4 - Flipping the Switch with Veronika Zazovsky
May 15 • 11 min
In this episode we’ll talk to Veronika Zazovsky, the manager of the Menomonie Farmers Market. The market opens for the season on Saturday, May 16, and there will be some changes this year brought on by the current COVID-19 pandemic. I talk to Veronika…
Flipping the Switch - Ted Stark, Menomonie Public Library
May 8 • 11 min
In this episode I talk to Ted Stark, director of the Menomonie Public Library, about how life has changed at the library in the pandemic, how you can pick up library materials curbside, and what other services the library is currently providing. —- This…
Episode 2 - Flipping the Switch with Menomonie Market
May 5 • 22 min
This is the beginning of a series where I talk to different community members about how their personal and work lives have changed since the pandemic started. Today I talk with Becca Schoenborn at Menomonie Market Food Co-op about things that have changed…
Episode 1 - Clean Water and Great Schools
Feb 16 • 37 min
In this episode we explore citizen activists in the Chippewa Valley who are making a difference through their actions. I went on a bus trip to Madison with the Wisconsin Conservation Voters as they lobbied with their state Senators to pass legislation to…
An introduction to WisCommunity
Jan 9 • 8 min
This is not a normal podcast episode - consider it an introduction to WisCommunity. In this episode, I will be talking about how WisCommunity got started, where it is now, and plans for the future. I’ll also talk a little bit about what you can expect to…