Cincinnati, OH – MUSE-Cincinnati's Women's Choir is presenting its tenth annual new spirituals concert on June 25th. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik reports this year's performance is designed to honor the opening of the Underground Railroad Freedom Center.
Highland Heights, KY – Two more people involved in the Erpenbeck home building scandal are reportedly close to reaching plea agreements with federal prosecutors. WNKU's Jay Hanselman talked with Kentucky Post reporter Bob Driehaus about the latest developments in the on-going investigation.
Highland Heights, KY – Do you remember the Hong Kong flu? How about SARS that originated in China? With international trade and travel as prolific as it is today, any disease from anyplace can spread to anywhere within a day or two. Martin Giesbrecht says so can a lot of other things.
Martin Giesbrecht is professor emeritus of economics at Northern Kentucky University. His remarks reflect his personal opinions and are not necessarily those of Northern Kentucky University, its board of regents or WNKU.
Highland Heights, KY – Nearly two thirds of Americans are overweight, resulting in more people with high blood pressure, diabetes and joint problems. We talk about how to deal with the problem for life
Highland Heights, KY – Everything seems to slow down just a bit come June. Even those of us who no longer get summers off are affected by the laziness of the month. But Pete Rightmire says there's more going on in June than many of us realize:
Pete Rightmire is a freelance writer living in Edgewood, KY
Highland Heights, KY – This Memorial Day Weekend, veterans of World War II will be honored by the official opening of the National World War Two Memorial in Washington, DC. A week later, veterans of D-Day 1944 that began the final phase of the war against Hitler's fascism will be honored at the 60th anniversary of the Normandy Landings. Commentator Jeffrey Williams reflects on the significance of what veterans began:
Jeffrey Williams is a history profesor at Northern Kentucky University.