Station Selected:

Violence has no place in the political process

Follow our coverage of the 2024 Republican National Convention

Melissa Agard

With Melissa Agard

January 19, 2024

On this snowy, chilly Friday, John and Gordy talk Popcorn day, events from today in history, and some birthdays. Gordy covers news on the Silver Dollar Tavern, which will get a new life in the new Wisconsin State Historical Museum. They touch on the retirement of local broadcasting legend Mark Koehn, and later have former […]

Wouldn’t hire you to build an engineering building

November 15, 2023

State Senate Minority Leader Melissa Agard joins the show to talk yesterday’s Brewers stadium bill, and Dom and Crute look at why Republicans don’t want to build a new engineering building for the UW.

Choker in Chief

October 10, 2023

Senate Minority Leader Melissa Agard joins the Devil’s to talk the choker in chief’s calls not to impeach Protasiewicz, and Crute threatens to sink the Jordan Love Boat.

So Much to Do, So Little Help (Hour 2)

September 26, 2023

We review what should be an ambitious to-do list for the fall session of the Wisconsin Legislature with state Senate Democratic Leader Melissa Agard—though it still looks like the Republican leadership would rather do little to nothing at all.

Smoke on the water

September 6, 2023

Senate Minority Leader Melissa Agard (D-Madison) joins the Devils to talk Protasiewicz, and Congressional Candidate Tara Johnson comes on to talk about taking on Derrick Van Orden for Congress.

Prohibition Doesn’t Work

August 22, 2023

Today we welcome State Senator Melissa Agard to echo the wishes of a majority of Wisconsinites: Cannabis should be legalized. She and our hosts discuss the financial, social, and safety benefits we would experience. Also, Republican legislators in our state are attempting to loosen child labor restrictions. We take your calls to see what Wisconsin […]

Weekly Best of UpNorthNews Radio with Pat Kreitlow for Aug 5

August 5, 2023

This Tuesday, Wisconsin got a new justice. The investiture of Janet Protasiewicz marks a new era, a return to normalcy after years of political activism by far-right justices. We’ll discuss the significance for Wisconsinites of a court under progressive control with representatives of Motherhood for Good and later with state Senate Democratic Leader Melissa Agard.

On the Table (Hour 1)

August 4, 2023

In the first segment, Earl and Sandy are joined by Senator Melissa Agard to talk about the prospects of legalizing marijuana in Wisconsin. Then, they discuss the ongoing war in Ukraine and potential ways in which peace will be found.

A Better Wisconsin Begins Today (Hour 2)

August 1, 2023

This is the day the Wisconsin Supreme Court gets a new justice. The investiture of Janet Protasiewicz marks a new era, a return to normalcy after years of political activism by far-right justices. We’ll discuss the significance for Wisconsinites of a court under progressive control with representatives of Motherhood for Good and later with state […]

image
WAUK - Waukesha - The 'SHA