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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

Below is a listing of stories for the Talk of the Town segment. Please click the story title to view the full story.

WPU's Scott Hain talks water levels and Lewis & Clark


Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain talks to Justine about the water levels in area wells, the non-essential watering ban and the latest happenings with Lewis and & Clark Regional Water System.

MCMC interviews interim CEO


The Murray County Hospital Board interviews interim CEO candidate John Osse.

WREDC chats with Justine about Worthington Bio


Abraham Algadi and Nicole Frodermann talk with Justine about the upcoming 10th annual Worthington Bio, which will be April 3 and 4 at the Worthington Event Center.

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


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

County attorney speaks on MN Supreme Court decision


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


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


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


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