8 episodes

Kansas City broadcast veteran Dana Wright has spent 25 years telling stories as an investigative reporter and news anchor and now an afternoon talk radio host. One day her son said to her, "Mom, the news is so depressing you should start telling good stories!" Thus, "The RadioDana Diaries" was born. Tune in each week to hear inspiring interviews and good news through weekly conversations with people who make our world a better place.

The RadioDana Diaries Dana Wright KMBZ

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7, 23 Ratings

Kansas City broadcast veteran Dana Wright has spent 25 years telling stories as an investigative reporter and news anchor and now an afternoon talk radio host. One day her son said to her, "Mom, the news is so depressing you should start telling good stories!" Thus, "The RadioDana Diaries" was born. Tune in each week to hear inspiring interviews and good news through weekly conversations with people who make our world a better place.

    Diary Entry #8: Two Local Physicians Unlock Mystery of Lung Disease and Death in Teens.

    Diary Entry #8: Two Local Physicians Unlock Mystery of Lung Disease and Death in Teens.

    You've probably heard about the extremely popular antibiotic known as "Bactrim," which is used to treat all kinds of ailments from acne to urinary tract infections.  But two local physicians recently figured out - that for some teenagers - the common...

    • 30 min
    Diary Entry #7: Braden's Hope Founder Deliece Hofen and Her Story of Strength and Gratitude

    Diary Entry #7: Braden's Hope Founder Deliece Hofen and Her Story of Strength and Gratitude

    When I first started asking around about the strong and amazing women that I NEEDED to know in my life? More people than I can count, replied, "Deliece Hofen." Deliece is a warrior and a cancer survivor. And so is her little boy. In one TINY window of...

    • 24 min
    Diary Entry #6: Real Grief, Real Healing with Thought Leader Mindy Corporon

    Diary Entry #6: Real Grief, Real Healing with Thought Leader Mindy Corporon

    As I was sitting down to write this, I was thinking how much I wish that I knew my friend, Mindy Corporon, for a reason OTHER than the one that brought me to Mindy Corporon. Like me, Mindy is a boy mom. She is a public speaker and a wife. She has kind...

    • 31 min
    Diary Entry #5: The Shooting Death of John Albers and the Fight to Change Kansas "Open" Records Laws....

    Diary Entry #5: The Shooting Death of John Albers and the Fight to Change Kansas "Open" Records Laws....

    In this week's "RadioDana Diaries," I'm asking you to think about all of the different ways people die in our community and the questions we ALL have when a young person, in particular, is taken from us. The nightly news is filled with car accidents and...

    • 30 min
    Diary Entry #4: "Bee Organized:" Why Clutter is Slowly Killing Our Soul....

    Diary Entry #4: "Bee Organized:" Why Clutter is Slowly Killing Our Soul....

    I read a jaw-dropping article a few weeks ago in the New York Times. It was called, "The Unbearable Heaviness of Clutter." I love that word. Heaviness. Because that is what clutter has always felt like to me. The very SIGHT of crap in my house gives me...

    • 38 min
    Diary Entry #3 : "Butterflies Unleashed: The Toby Dorr Story"

    Diary Entry #3 : "Butterflies Unleashed: The Toby Dorr Story"

    The story that starts in prison...and ends in prison... and then, redemption.

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Hockeymom11 ,

Great Podcast

I love the information in this Podcast. Dana asks the questions I would ask. I especially enjoyed the interview with Mindy Corporon. Thank you Dana, I enjoy listening.

ChiefsFan24 ,

Not worth a listen

Host comes off as very privileged. Keeps interrupting guests, very tough listen.

Gbort1998 ,

Wonderful podcast

This is such a great podcast! Informative and easy to understand with just the right dose of humor and wit!
Thank you Dana for making this one of my new favs for 2020!

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