March 22, 2016
For Immediate Release
Contact: Dean Kallenbach
Senior Regional Manager
Wisconsin Public Radio
Public School Referendums to be Featured on The West Side March 28
Western Wisconsin school referendums will be featured on Wisconsin Public Radio’s The West Side on Monday, March 28 at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls.
Host Rich Kremer will welcome Jeff Mastin, superintendent of the Lake Holcombe School District. They will discuss the ramifications of the April 5 referendum for Lake Holcombe which would include the dissolution of the district. Mastin will explain his district’s financial constraints and their similarity with other districts who are requesting to exceed revenue caps this school year.
The West Side is a call-in program focused on issues specific to western Wisconsin. The show airs on Mondays at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls, with a live stream at www.wrfw887.com. Listeners may call in with questions and comments during the program at 1-800-228-5615. Archives are available at www.wpr.org/programs/west-side-rich-kremer.
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