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.

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Environment
9:52 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

Baby Gorilla comes to Cincinnati Zoo

Credit provided

This Baby Gorilla arrived at the Cincinnati Zoo today on a private flight.  The four week old was born at the Glady Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX. 

 

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Impact Cincinnati
10:06 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Impact Cincinnati for February 28, 2013

Ken Rechtin, Bob Pautke, Greg Johnson

Over the next several years our region will experience a dramatic increase in the number of people 65 and older. Some experts say this will lead to a shortage of workers by 2020 unless the problem is addressed now.


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February 24, 2013
12:31 am
Fri February 22, 2013

The Big Story

Maryanne Zeleznik has a look at one of the week's top stories: the Cincinnati City Manager 's plan to let a public/private partnership lease and operate some the city’s parking garages and all the city’s parking meters. .


Entertainment
7:30 am
Tue February 19, 2013

Parking Plan announced for Horseshoe Casino

Horseshoe Casino customers will be able to park for free from six at night to six in the morning when the casino opens March 5th. 

In a release, the casino says you can also park for free on weekends.  Weekday parking will be free for guests who play slots or table games for 30 minutes or an hour of poker or spend at least $25 in a restaurant or gift shop.  Otherwise hourly rates will cost from a dollar for the first hour to a daily maximum of 14 dollars.  Hotel shuttles will also be available.

Politics
8:54 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Howard Wilkinson's Weekly Political Chat

Howard Wilkinson, WVXU political reporter
Credit photo by Michael Keating

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about Cincinnati City Council, Cecil Thomas says he'll leave his seat early and would like his wife to take over his position.

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