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
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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December 9, 2012
12:31 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Congressman Brad Wenstrup

Brad Wenstrup, U.S. Representative-elect from the 2nd congressional district of Ohio, sits down with Howard Wilkinson to discuss this new phase his career.

howard Wilkinson; Cincinnati Mayor; Mallory; Quall
9:02 am
Mon December 3, 2012

How the Cincinnati Mayor's Race is Shaping Up

WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about the Cincinnati Mayor's Race. 

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December 2, 2012
12:31 am
Fri November 30, 2012

Filling the Stadium Budget Gap

Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune about the proposed sales tax increases to help balance the stadium fund.