In Touch

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

With winter about a month away, we talk to State Climatologist Harry Hillaker. He’ll go over ways they can predict the severity of a given winter, before it arrives.

In Touch with Southeast

Posted: Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we talk to State Climatologist Harry Hillaker about this past weekend’s severe weather and the likelihood of  seeing tornadoes at this point in the year.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, November 18th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Amy Green with the Washington County Extension joins us to discuss the Pick a Better Snack Program.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, November 15th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, WACO Superintendent Darrell Smith joins us to discuss a special meeting held earlier this week.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 14th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by On His Path Executive Director Emily Ferguson. We’ll discuss their 2013 Giving Catalog, what it is, how it works, and how you can give.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Washington County farmer Jim Cuddeback joins us to talk about harvest, yields, and grain prices.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today an interview with Congressman Dave Loebsack recorded over the weekend during his stop at the Washington Public Library.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, November 11th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, Kalona City Administrator joins us to discuss a few recent decision made by the City Council, and a facility visit planned for later this week.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, November 8th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s In Touch, we talk to member of the “Keota Recruiters” Gina Bennett, and highlight their variety show that will honor local veterans.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, November 7th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Harold Hommes with the Iowa Department of Agriculture joins us to discuss the propane situation in Iowa, the governor’s declaration, and the potential for that to be extended.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, the second half of a conversation with State Archaeologist John Doershuk. We’re discussing an archaeological site discovered north of Oakville after flooding in 2008, and a museum that’s planned that will hold artifacts they recovered. Today we’ll focus on the museum, and when the grand opening is expected.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we begin a two part conversation with State Archaeologist John Doershuk. We’ll focus on an archaeological site discovered north of Oakville after flooding in 2008, and a museum that’s planned that will hold artifacts they recovered. Today we’ll discuss what was found, and what they learned from the Oak Village site.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, November 4th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Mt Pleasant Middle School Principal Darren Hanna joins us to discuss a grant they received to replicate a type of classroom found at the University of Iowa.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we focus on the contested mayor race in Riverside. Today, we’ll talk to Nate Robinson, a newcomer who’s challenging incumbent Bill Poch.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, October 31st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For today and tomorrow’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we focus on the contested mayor race in Riverside. Today, we’ll talk with incumbent Bill Poch, tomorrow we’ll speak with challenger Nate Robinson.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For Today’s program, Secretary and Treasurer of the Kalona Optimists Sheryl Miller joins us to discuss a Halloween party begin held tomorrow.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Wellman City Administrator Nick Pacha joins us for today’s program to discuss their popular housing rehabilitation program, the city sponsored Fall Harvest Party and options for residents looking to get rid of yard waste.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, October 28th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, local historian Mike Zahs joins us to talk about the role the state of Iowa played in the Civil War. Yesterday,  Zahs and Red Cedar Chamber Music presented Seven Score and Ten, a program that featured music from the era and narration from Zahs that explored the same topic we’ll discuss in today’s program.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 25th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we’re joined by Executive Director of the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center Rustin Lippencott. We’ll discuss a world record they broke this year, and an award they’ve received for an app they released this year.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, October 24th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today, we discuss the ceremony that will be held today in honor of Korean War Veteran, Russel Cline, with Machelle Lowe from HCI Hospice Care Services, the non-profit that holds the ceremonies for the veterans in their care.