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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.

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.

Location:

Concord, NH

Description:

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.

Language:

English


Episodes

State Epidemiologists On The Latest N.H. COVID-19 News & Answers To Your Health & Safety Questions

5/27/2020
An inflammatory condition in children thought to be linked to COVID-19 has arrived in the state, and as more businesses reopen, we talk about how you can stay safe, and answer your health questions about the pandemic in New Hampshire. Air date: Thursday, May 28, 2020.

Duration:00:57:01

Veterinarians Adjust Practices During Pandemic

5/26/2020
From restricting access to certain areas, offering drive-through services, and delaying non-emergency procedures, veterinarians have been taking some of the same precautions as doctors who treat humans, since COVID-19 arrived. They have even adopted telemedicine in some cases.

Duration:00:56:11

How Do Summer Programs Operate During A Pandemic, And What's Lost If They Don't?

5/26/2020
As school lets out, parents look to school districts, recreation programs, and overnight camps to keep kids busy, happy, and safe. We talk with summer programs across the state about how they're preparing in the midst of the pandemic, and the tough decisions they're making to ensure safety of children and staff, as a vital resource for families and our economy. Air date: Tuesday, May 26, 2020.

Duration:00:57:50

Rebroadcast: How Do We Create Connections in an Online World?

5/22/2020
In the midst of the pandemic, the importance of human relationships has become clearer than ever. We talk with people who have been thinking about how to maintain relationships and create community as we work from home and remain physically apart. We also look at how our view of technology is evolving, and what is lost when life is online. This is a rebroadcast. Original Airdate: Thursday, May 14, 2020

Duration:00:56:56

In Depth: COVID-19 and Long-term Care in N.H.

5/21/2020
We wrap up our In-Depth series on COVID-19 and health care with:a look at long-term care. The coronavirus has taken an especially high toll on residents and staff at nursing homes and assisted living facilities. This week, state officials announced 51 cases in a single facility. We explore why these outbreaks are occurring and what’s being done about it.

Duration:00:57:12

In Depth: Health Care Workers and COVID-19

5/20/2020
Th is week on The Exchange: An in-depth series on the impact of COVID-19 on our health care system. Among those most vulnerable to this disease are health care workers; many have dealt with shortages of testing supplies, equipment, and staff, as well as shifting guidelines from authorities. We talk with three New Hampshire caregivers, all in the early years of their careers, about how this pandemic has affected them and their workplaces, as well as how these experiences might help shape the...

Duration:00:56:12

In Depth: How Will COVID-19 Impact Health Insurance Access & Policy?

5/20/2020
The pandemic has highlighted the gaps in our health insurance system, such as Americans who remain uninsured, or under-insured, even after decades of debate on health insurance policy. Now, with millions of people losing their jobs, some will also lose coverage, adding into the complexity of this problem – and sparking a search for new solutions. Air date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020.

Duration:00:57:54

In Depth: COVID-19 and Telemedicine in N.H.

5/18/2020
This week, The Exchange goes in-depth with a special series on the impact of COVID-19 on our healthcare system. On Tuesday, we discuss telemedicine. In-person visits to doctors, dentists, and other providers are not permitted for most of the population, so providers are turning to telemedicine to treat patients via computers, mobile devices, and other technologies. What has your experience been like? We explore the pros and cons of telemedicine and its potential lasting impact on patient...

Duration:00:56:06

In Depth: Rural Healthcare and COVID-19

5/15/2020
This week, The Exchange goes in-depth with a special series on the impact of COVID-19 on our healthcare system, beginning with a look at rural healthcare. As a largely rural state, New Hampshire already had service challenges prior to the crisis in providing health care options for rural and underserved communities. Many rural hospitals were already struggling financially, and the coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll. We discuss precautions taken in anticipation of the pandemic, how...

Duration:00:56:35

Weekly N.H. News Roundup: May 15, 2020

5/14/2020
As some sectors of the economy begin to reopen, we’ll speak with Taylor Caswell, Commissioner of the NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs. We'll talk about what types of regulations and safety measures are in place for businesses that are reopening, and what the next steps may look like. We’ll also continue to hear from reporters in neighboring states about what reopening looks like there - this week, we talk with a reporter from Massachusetts. Air date: Friday, May 15, 2020...

Duration:00:56:42

Election Policy During A Pandemic

5/13/2020
Elections must go on, even in a pandemic. We talk with state and local officials about the upcoming elections - from ballot access to how to keep people safe at the polls, and how the pandemic may change the way we do elections now, and in the future. Air date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020.

Duration:00:57:20

Questions As N.H.'s Childcare Centers Consider Reopening

5/11/2020
While some childcare centers in New Hampshire have stayed open during the pandemic, others have shuttered and are now considering reopening. We'll discuss what factors centers are weighing as they make this difficult decision and talk about what the reopening process will look like. Air date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020.

Duration:00:56:07

Government Powers, Civil Liberties, Public Health, & COVID-19

5/10/2020
From quarantines to stay-at-home orders, state and federal officials have been intervening in our daily activities in unprecedented ways. We examine the rights and powers of the federal government, state governors, and individuals - in the midst of a public health emergency. Air date: Monday, May 11, 2020

Duration:00:56:10

Medical Experts on Fighting COVID-19: Prepare for a Marathon

5/7/2020
While New Hampshire gradually loosens COVID-19 restrictions in hopes of restoring some sense of economic normalcy, the state should also be assembling an army of public health officials to trace the contacts of people infected with the coronavirus. That's according to Dr. Michael Calderwood of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine . "That's going to require a public health infrastructure we have not yet had and we need to develop, he says.

Duration:00:56:06

Weekly N.H. News Roundup: May 8, 2020

5/7/2020
With longterm care facilities accounting for over 3 out of 4 COVID-19 deaths in the state, we discuss how the state is responding. Hospitals are beginning to allow elective surgeries and other procedures. And we go to the Seacoast and the state of Maine to see what “re-opening” efforts look like there.

Duration:00:56:05

Lifelines: N.H. Refugee Communities On Challenges And Resiliency During The Pandemic

5/7/2020
As part of NHPR's series on trauma in the time of COVID-19, "Lifelines," The Exchange focuses on New Hampshire's refugees. Refugees who resettle to New Hampshire may experience trauma before, during, and after resettlement, and as they build new lives in the Granite State, we look at how the pandemic fits into this process of establishing stability, wellbeing, and community in a new place. Click here to find more of "Lifelines: Addressing Trauma in the Time of COVID-19." Air date: Thursday,...

Duration:00:56:04

New Hampshire's College Class Of 2020 Looks To The Future

5/4/2020
College seniors face a lot of uncertainty these days, not only about their final grades and graduation, but also about a job market in upheaval. We talk about the challenges facing the Class of 2020 and hear from New Hampshire students who are leaving school and heading out into the real world. Air date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020.

Duration:00:56:16

The N.H. Economic News Roundup: The Economy of a Pandemic

5/3/2020
Governor Sununu announced plans for a slow reopening of the New Hampshire economy after more than a month of stay-at-home orders, yet many businesses remained closed and people rethink their summers. We talk about the summer economy in New Hampshire and what to expect this year, from tourism to real estate. Air date: Monday, May 4, 2020.

Duration:00:56:36

Shaheen Cautions Against Prematurely Reopening the Economy

4/30/2020
Senator Jeanne Shaheen says scientific guidelines suggest it's not yet time to phase out social distancing, despite President Trump's decision to phase it out at the federal level after April. "The guidelines that were issued earlier by the administration to open up the economy suggested that you need to see 14 consecutive days of numbers of coronavirus cases going down before they reopen their economy," Shaheen said. "What's been reported is that there aren't any states in the country that...

Duration:00:19:25

Weekly N.H. News Roundup: May 1, 2020

4/30/2020
We'll hear from Laconia Mayor Andrew Hosmer, after city officials decided to postpone Bike Week, and the Lakes Region faces economic uncertainty heading into the critical summer tourism season. We'll also check in on the decision over how and when to reopen New Hampshire's economy. Gov. Chris Sununu has said he will make an announcement Friday. And we'll check in on what's happening in Vermont, as officials there discuss a gradual reopening of the state. GUESTS: Andrew Hosmer - Mayor of...

Duration:00:56:08