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.


8:56 am
Mon January 21, 2013

Howard Wilkinson's Monday chat

This week Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the importance of the public inauguration of the president and the Cincinnati City Council race.

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January 24, 2013
12:51 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

Impact Cincinnati: Early Childhood Development

Sallie Westheimer and Karen Hurley in the WVXU studios

Study after study has shown how critical the early years are to the mental, emotional and social development of a child. How and what a child learns before entering kindergarten can determine his or her future successes.

Tune in Thursday morning January 24, as we hear how for the past 40 years 4C for Children has been helping our community with early childhood care and development. Impact Cincinnati, on 91-7, WVXU.  

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January 20, 2013
12:31 am
Fri January 18, 2013

The Big Story

Maryanne Zeleznik has a look at the week's Big Story.

Delicious Comfort Food Recipes
12:30 am
Fri January 18, 2013

"From a Polish Country House Kitchen"

During these cold winter months, is there anything as satisfying as good comfort food? Maryanne Zeleznik talks by phone with Danielle Crittenden, co-author of From a Polish Country House Kitchen: 90 Recipes for the Ultimate Comfort Food. Along with the delicious recipes, the authors have included over 150 beautiful photographs that illuminate Poland’s thriving food culture.

9:56 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Howard Wilkinson's Political Chat

Michael Keating

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the 2014 Ohio election for state offices. 

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