The Exchange is New Hampshire's only locally produced statewide call-in talk show, hosted by Laura Knoy. It airs live at 9 AM and rebroadcasts at 7 PM weekdays. Want to call in during the show or leave us a message? Here's the number: 800.892.6477 You can also reach the show by email, by tagging us in a tweet, following us on Instagram, or sending a message to our Facebook page.
Weekly N.H. News Roundup: Oct 30, 2020
With only four days to go until Election Day, we discuss poll watchers and other voting issues. Then, we dig into why advocates in New Hampshire are rethinking the role of county attorney and how the Black Lives Matter movement is working to translate momentum into policy change. We also have our final installment of our Down-ballot series. Air date: Friday, Oct. 30, 2020.
By Degrees: Comparing Climate Policies in Presidential & N.H. Gubernatorial Races
The 2020 election finds the U.S. at a crossroads with the two presidential candidates miles apart on combating climate change. As p art of NHPR’s By Degrees climate reporting initiative, w e look at the prospects for carbon reduction in each candidate's approach . Closer to home, we examine how the plans offered up by New Hampshire gubernatorial candidates differ. How important is climate change as an issue for New Hampshire voters? Airdate: Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020
State Epidemiologists Answer Your Questions As N.H. Sees Rising COVID-19 Cases
The state is seeing a significant increase in daily new infections reported - the most since mid-May, and the third-most since the pandemic began. With that rising case load, and the upcoming holidays and cold weather, we talk with our state epidemiologists about how to keep yourself safe while moving indoors, traveling, and building "pandemic pods" with those outside your household. Click here to read all of NHPR's coronavirus coverage. Air date: Wednesday, October 28, 2020.
Election Countdown: Candidates Make Their Final Pitch During Time of Exceptional Turmoil
Heading into the final week before the election, we talk with political reporters and analysts about some of the major themes of this political season, including the pandemic response and what looks like a record level of civic engagement based on early voting counts. And we want to hear from you -- decided and undecided voters. What are your top issues as you consider this year's candidates for Congress, the Presidency, and Governor? Air date: Tues., Oct. 27, 2020
Weekly N.H. News Roundup: Oct. 23, 2020
As coronavirus cases increase in states across the country, New Hampshire has also seen an alarming surge in cases. We examine what may be contributing to this surge, including smaller gatherings that lead to community-wide spread, and we get an update on how schools are coping with Covid-19 positive cases. Nursing homes, which have borne the brunt of this pandemic, have also been experiencing a resurgence of outbreaks; we talk with InDepthNH.org about their recent series on the challenges
Concerns about the U.S. Postal Service
The U.S. Postal Service is dealing with an unprecedented number of mail-in ballots this year, amidst political turmoil about absentee voting and the COVID-19 pandemic. Some are worried about the USPS's ability to process all of the ballots by Election Day given some staff shortages, and there are also concerns about the health and safety of postal workers. National reporters join us to clarify some of the inaccuracies they've heard about the USPS and discuss what they're covering. Air date:
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Intelligent conversations about relevant subjects.
I do not live in New Hampshire, but I am a displaced NewEnglander who vacationed in NH while growing up. I found this podcast while looking for stories about my beloved happy place. I have continued to listen because the subjects of the conversations are applicable and interesting to anyone living anywhere.
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Laura Knoy does a fantastic job of drawing out her guests. The series on candidates for the First Congressional District is a great resource for voters that want to be informed.
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