Maryanne Zeleznik

News Director and Morning Edition Host, Host of Cincinnati Edition

In 2005, Maryanne Zeleznik came to 91.7 WVXU from WNKU where she served as News and Public Affairs Director for 20 years. At WVXU she is responsible for all news and public affairs programming, covers daily news, produces local features, regularly contributes news stories to National Public Radio, and hosts Morning Edition Monday through Friday, and Cincinnati Edition on Tuesday afternoons at 1:00 pm.

Zeleznik has won numerous regional and national journalism awards including the Leo C. Lee Award for significant contributions to public radio news from the Public Radio News Directors Incorporated, as well as awards from Ohio Associated Press, Ohio Society of Professional Journalists, and the Cincinnati Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.


Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue October 8, 2013

Mental illness among the homeless

Over a third of city's homeless suffer mental illness
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Howard Wilkinson Chat
9:16 am
Mon October 7, 2013

Howard Wilkinson's weekly chat

Michael Keating

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks about the benefit of being an incumbent in the Cincinnati Council race.

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8:17 am
Fri October 4, 2013

Dusty Baker out as Reds Manager

Dusty Baker
Blevine37 at the English language Wikipedia

Here's what the Reds had to say about Dusty Baker leaving the team:

Cincinnati Reds President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Walt Jocketty has announced the team will make a managerial change heading into the 2014 season.

The new manager will replace Dusty Baker, who went 509-463 in his 6 seasons in Cincinnati. There was no announcement regarding changes on the coaching staff.       

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue October 1, 2013

Bullying Among Young Girls

Anti-bullying program for girls
Girls Guide to End Bullying

Being targeted by bullies is a sad reality for millions of kids each year, boys and girls, though girls are more likely to engage in social alienation, and, increasingly, cyberbullying. A local research team has created a program for girls that is proving effective in reducing bullying. University of Cincinnati Director of Research & Evaluation, Dr.

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4:41 am
Fri September 27, 2013

You may want to avoid SB 471 this weekend


Expect big back ups this weekend on southbound 471.  The Revive the Drive project is wrapping up, but the final work is expected to cause major traffic slowdowns. 

Starting Friday night at ten, crews will be working on overhead sign replacements, then at 3:00 Saturday morning traffic will be restricted to a single lane from the Daniel Carter Beard, or Big Mac, bridge to I-275. 

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