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Every weekday at 1:06 p.m., WXPR Public Radio airs a local news roundup with all of our top stories from the last 24 hours.You can keep track of this newscast by subscribing to the WXPR Local Newscast podcast, wherever you get your podcasts.

WXPR's Midday Newscast: Wednesday, May 20, 2020

In WXPR news:

  • Action on PFAS in Wisconsin will be delayed due to the virus pandemic
  • Price County came up with a creative solution to fill an open position
  • Park City Credit Union is giving thousands of dollars to local food pantries
  • Tourism will look different over the Memorial Day weekend in the Northwoods
  • May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Ben worked as the Special Topics Correspondent at WXPR from September 2019 until November 2021. He now contributes occasionally to WXPR. During his full-time employment, his main focus was reporting on environment and natural resources issues in northern Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula as part of The Stream, a weekly series.
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