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Radio Works Director of News and Information Justine Wettschreck is working to keep you up to date on the latest "Talk of the Town"! Join her every Tuesday from 12:30 p.m. until 1 p.m. as Justine covers the latest area events, public safety tips and tricks, and other every-day happenings in your community! It's the "Talk of the Town" on AM 730 KWOA!


Talk of the Town Segment Stories

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What would YOU like to hear on Talk of the Town?

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Every Tuesday at 12:30, Justine talks with public safety officials, community leaders or event organizers on a variety of subjects. Is there something you'd like to hear more about? Drop her an email at justine@myradioworks.net


County attorney speaks on MN Supreme Court decision

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This week, the Minnesota Court of Appeals said a drunk driver can still be charged with refusing to take a breath or blood test if arresting officers believe there is enough evidence to get a search warrant to require the test — even if they don’t obtain the warrant.

Last fall, Justine talked with Nobles County Attorney Kathy Kusz about implied consent, and what it means. We're taking a look back at that discussion.


Nobles County Admin discusses collaborative meetings

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On Tuesday at 12:30 p.m., Justine talks with Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson about a series of monthly meetings designed to help area entities collaborate and work together to accomplish goals around the county.


MCC Spelling Bee Champ Alyssa Boynton talks nationals

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Justine talks with Murray County Central student Alyssa Boynton and her MCC Enrichment Program Coordinator Mark Schleisman about her recent win at the Multi-Region Spelling Bee, which moves her on to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC.


Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

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The staff from the Southwest Crisis Center talks to Justine about statistics, studies and ramifications of teen dating violence.


Judge Moore talks about cameras in the courtroom

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News Director Justine Wettschreck talks to Nobles County Judge Gordon Moore about the concept of cameras in the courtrooms in Minnesota.


No show this week

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Due to the holidays, there will be no Talk of the Town this week or next week. Talk of the Town will return January 7.


WPD Officer discusses scams, newsletter

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Worthington Police Officer Chris Hillesheim talks with Justine about the WPD newsletter, scams


TZD Coordinater Josh McCuen discusses latest DWI enforcement wave

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Worthington Police Officer Josh McCuen, who serves as the Toward Zero Death Coordinator for southwest Minnesota, discusses the latest DWI enforcement campaign, which begins Monday statewide.