Listen on Soundcloud as hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark talk with Barbara Lyon, editor of the Dunn County News. We interview Barbara about her long career in journalism and the important job of running the newspaper of record for Dunn County and Menomonie and we get a scoop on her employment status. As a part of our Knowing News programming, Barbara will be on a panel of journalists October 18 at 7:00 p.m. at the UW Stout Student Center Ballroom A. This program is free and open to everyone. Pick up a copy of the book The Elements of Journalism at the Library before the event and become a more informed consumer of the news.
Twenty events, ten days, one festival. The 19th annual Chippewa Valley Book Festival October 15-25 has put together a fabulous lineup of authors and literary programs. The premier literary event in our region gets better every year. There are too many events in the...read more
Hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark talk with Barbara Lyon, editor of the Dunn County News. We interview Barbara about her long career in journalism and the important job of running the newspaper of record for Dunn County and Menomonie and we get a scoop on...read more
In case you missed it check out the video below. Our first in a series of programs called Knowing News, to help us all become more informed consumers of the news. Jan Larson, Professor of Journalism at University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, introduces the...read more
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