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Anchored by Frederica Freyberg, Here and Now is Wisconsin’s weekly in-depth news and public affairs program where civic and political leaders provide context to the issues at the forefront of life in Wisconsin
November 26, 2015

DNR Electronic Deer Registration System Starts First Season

Zac Schultz reports on a new system that requires hunters register their deer kills. This is the first time such a requirement has been implemented in Wisconsin.

November 26, 2015

Syrian Living In Middleton Describes Journey To Wisconsin

Aldashash and his family came to Middleton after escaping violence in Syria.

November 25, 2015

Lutheran Refugee Program Director On Wisconsin's Role

Mary Flynn describes how her agency handles receipt and assistance of refugees. She also discusses how Wisconsin Lutheran Social Services is preparing for the possibility of refugees from Syria in Wisconsin.

November 25, 2015

Taeuber Discusses Assistance To Syrian Refugees From Jordan

Wendy Taeuber is the Director of the International Rescue Committee in Amman, Jordan. Her agency offers humanitarian assistance and works to resettle refugees.

November 20, 2015

Rep. Grothman Expresses Concern For Syrian Refugees In U.S.

The House passed a bill that would block Syrian refugees' entrance into the country. The bill would halt all refugee movement from the region into the United States until there was a more extensive vetting process for refugees from Syria.

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