February 5, 2018
Contact: Dean Kallenbach
Senior Regional Manager
Wisconsin Public Radio
The Outdoor Guys on The West Side February 12
The Outdoor Guys will join host Rich Kremer to discuss the eight week cross country ski program for kids in Eau Claire on The West Side Monday, February 12 at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls.
Dave Carlson, creator and former host of the TV show Northland Adventures, and Joe Knight, a former outdoor editor for the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, will discuss the Eau Claire Ski Striders Kickin’ Kids program. Knight, one of the Kickin’ Kids instructors, will describe the program’s goals to teach winter safety, group participation and other skiing techniques to the participating kids. This edition of The West Side: Outside will also touch on the potential decrease in the ruffed grouse population in western Wisconsin.
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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