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.


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.

Impact Cincinnati
12:52 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

Impact Cincinnati: Cincinnati Dining

Polly Campbell, Courtney Tsitouris and Donna Covrett in the WVXU studios.

December 6, 2012

Going out to dinner should always be an enjoyable experience, and that’s especially true when friends and family gather to celebrate the holidays. If you’re looking for an evening to remember, or the perfect place to take out-of-town guests, Greater Cincinnati offers plenty of options.

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11:46 am
Wed November 28, 2012

Drawbridge Hotel and Convention Center will Close Sunday

The Drawbridge Hotel and Convention Center will close Sunday.  A release says the closing of the hotel will allow the new ownership time to clearly focus on future opportunities for the site and weigh the feasibility of remaining in the hospitality industry. 

The closure will not affect McHale’s Events and Catering’s events scheduled in the hotel convention space and the Pizza Pub will remain open.