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.


Impact Cincinnati
9:24 am
Mon December 17, 2012

Impact Cincinnati for December 20, 2012

Georgine Getty, Marcie and Lisa Desmarais in the WVXU studios

One of the fastest growing segments of the homeless population is families with children, nationally and here in Greater Cincinnati. During the recent recession many parents have become homeless suddenly and unexpectedly, and now struggle to take care of their children while trying to get back on their feet.

Our guests on Impact Cincinnati this week are Executive Director of Interfaith Hospitality Network of Greater Cincinnati, Georgine Getty, and Family Promise of Northern Kentucky Executive Director, Lisa Desmarais.

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4:58 pm
Sun December 16, 2012

Special Coverage from Newtown, CT

WVXU will bring you special coverage at 8:00 tonight of a vigil from Newtown, CT where President Obama will speak to friends and family of the victims of Friday's shootings.  You can hear  back to back episodes of Alec Baldwin's WNYC interview program Here's the Thing at 9:00 and 10:00.

December 16, 2012
12:31 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Senior Driving Skills Asessment

Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with Nancy Schuster from Deaconess Associations of Cincinnati about helping seniors assess their driving skills and help decide when it is time to hang up the car keys.

Impact Cincinnati
11:05 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Impact Cincinnati: Heroin Abuse

Dr. Mark Kalfas, Bill Mark and Sgt. Chris Conners in the WVXU studios

December 13, 2012

Greater Cincinnati has experienced a dramatic rise in heroin abuse over the last few years, with devastating results to addicts, their families and to the community. Heroin is responsible for an increase in crime, overdoses, and the need for prevention and treatment programs.

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9:01 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Howard Wilkinson's Weekly Chat

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the certified results of the Presidential Election in Ohio and the upcoming Cincinnati Mayor's race.

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