Season 22

WBGU-PBS' flagship public affairs show is called The Journal. This show truly has stood the test of time and continues to focus on issues pertinent to Northwest and West Central Ohio. The Journal covers a wide range of important topics such as legislative, education, health and economic issues affecting our region and is hosted by Steve Kendall.

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The Journal

BGSU Center for Regional Development

Dr. Russell Mills discusses economic development initiatives.

BGSU Center for Regional Development

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The Journal

Karen Kasler – Statehouse Update

Statehouse updates by Karen Kasler, Statehouse News Bureau chief/host The State of Ohio.

Karen Kasler – Statehouse Update

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The Journal

ODOT Summer Road Projects 2021

Ohio Dept. of Transportation planned summer road projects for Northwest Ohio during 2021.

ODOT Summer Road Projects 2021

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The Journal

Nature Conservancy – Irwin Prairie

Protecting the Irwin Wet Prairie in the Oak Openings with The Nature Conservancy of Ohio.

Nature Conservancy – Irwin Prairie

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The Journal

Pandemic Impact on Preventative Medicine

Wood Co. Hospital physicians and the importance of preventative care during the pandemic.

Pandemic Impact on Preventative Medicine

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Museum of Fulton County

What’s on exhibit at the Museum of Fulton County and future plans.

Museum of Fulton County

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Pandemic Impact on Local Economies

Local economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic compared to the 2008 recession/recovery.

Pandemic Impact on Local Economies

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COVID 19 MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION IMPACTS

How the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted mental health, alcohol and drug addiction services.

COVID 19 MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION IMPACTS

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Henry County Economic Development Update

Business owners and government officials talk economic development in Henry County (Ohio).

Henry County Economic Development Update

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Wood County Health Department Commissioner

Wood County Health Dept. Commissioner addresses COVID-19 and other public health concerns.

Wood County Health Department Commissioner

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The Journal

Statehouse Update

Statehouse News Bureau Chief Karen Kasler talks about Ohio’s new legislative session.

Statehouse Update

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The Journal

National & State Politics

Analysis of current events in the first week of 2021 with BGSU Professor Melissa K. Miller

National & State Politics

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The Journal

Issues Facing the Ohio Legislature

Karen Kasler, Ohio Statehouse news bureau chief, provides State Legislature updates.

Issues Facing the Ohio Legislature

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The Journal

Wood County Health Department Commissioner

Wood County Health Dept. Commissioner addresses COVID-19 and other public health concerns.

Wood County Health Department Commissioner

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The Journal

2020 Election Recap

Presidential Election recap with Dr. Melissa K. Miller, BGSU Political Science professor.

2020 Election Recap

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Veterans Day 2020

Recognizing Veterans Day 2020, with local representatives of the Marine Corps League.

Veterans Day 2020

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2020 Presidential Election Analysis

Presidential Election analysis with Dr. Melissa K. Miller, Political Science professor

2020 Presidential Election Analysis

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Clyde, Ohio, Cancer Cluster

Book follows a Clyde, OH, child cancer cluster from the author and parents of a child

Clyde, Ohio, Cancer Cluster

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The Journal

Social Justice

Talking social justice and race with representatives from BRAVE and Not in Our Town BG.

Social Justice

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BG Mayor Mike Aspacher

Bowling Green, Ohio, Mayor Mike Aspacher and the challenges/opportunities of his role.

BG Mayor Mike Aspacher

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The Journal

BGSU Day of Dialogue

Overview of the BGSU Day of Dialogue to address social injustice and racial issues.

BGSU Day of Dialogue

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The Journal

Voting 101

Different methods Ohioans can use to vote and clearing up election myths.

Voting 101

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The Journal

2020 Election Season

2020 elections analysis with Dr. Melissa K. Miller, Political Science professor, BGSU.

2020 Election Season

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Back to School During COVID-19

This school year has taken on a different meaning for children and their parents.

Back to School During COVID-19