Insight: Civility Project (Please attend on September 17!)


Insight_CivilityProj_082214_160Host Jeff Cannon talks with Chris Jockheck (representing the Wood County Democratic Party) and Dan Wald (representing the Wood County Republican Party) about the brand-new Marshfield Civility Project, a voter education initiative that involves both parties. The public is invited to attend an event at UW-Marshfield Wood County on Wednesday, September 17 from 6:30-8:30pm.

Watch and learn about the project.

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


ALSIceBucketChallenge_mw_160WDLB’s Mike Warren was challenged by Otis the cat to take the #ALSIceBucketChallenge. Learn about the challenge and watch him get cold for a good cause!

Otis is available for adoption from Marshfield Area Pet Shelter! (Don’t worry, Otis just drank the ice water when it was his turn.)

Learn more about the challenge here:

Learn more about Marshfield Area Pet Shelter here:

“Women of Hope” Event Information


Rhea BriscoeWomen of central Wisconsin plan now for special day filled with hope and refreshment, as women come together in an event to benefit Shirley’s House of Hope.

Rhea Briscoe is dynamic speaker who brings a message of hope to women of all ages. Women of Hope with Rhea Briscoe is being held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 at Faith Fellowship.

The day begins with a continental breakfast, includes worship, messages from Rhea Briscoe, lunch and Shirley’s House of Hope testimonies. Shirley’s House of Hope is a Christian domestic violence shelter in Marshfield.

Your support will encourage women and children who need someone to demonstrate love and provide a safe, nurturing home for them to break free from domestic violence.

All tickets purchased in August receive a $5 discount. The cost is $35 per ticket, which includes meals. Tickets can be purchased by visiting

After Aug. 31, the cost is $40 per ticket, which includes meals. Ticket sales close on Sept. 21. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Learn more.