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.


9:13 am
Mon November 19, 2012

Howard Wilkinson's weekly chat

This week WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson talks with Maryanne Zeleznik about a new role for US Senator Rob Portman and the activity beginning in the Cincinnati Council and Mayor's races.

November 18, 2012
12:31 am
Fri November 16, 2012

The Ohio State Legislature

Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with Statehouse News Correspondent Bill Cohen about the current lame-duck session of the Ohio state legislature and the upcoming session for next year.

9:16 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Howard Wilkinson talks about Cincinnati Council and Mayor's race coming up next year

With the presidential election over, you might think politicians would get a bit of a break, but that's not the case. WVXU Political Reporter Howard Wilkinson joins Maryanne Zeleznik to talk about the next election on many people's minds. Goo

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Impact Cincinnati
9:57 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Impact Cincinnati for November 15, 2012

Mary Butsch, Leigh Barnhart Ochs and Robert Coltrane in the WVXU studios

Thanksgiving starts off the holiday season. And whether you’re a cook who sticks to your family’s traditional holiday meal, or you like to spice things up with new or unusual dishes, everyone can use a little help getting everything perfect for Thanksgiving.

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November 11, 2012
12:32 am
Fri November 9, 2012

The Big Story

Now that the election is over, Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with WVXU's political reporter Howard Wilkinson about how the races were won and what to expect for the mid-term elections in 2014.