Reporter/Anchor Jeff Alexander and Photojournalist Bill Kumbalek traveled with 52 Vietnam veterans on an Old Glory Honor Flight back to Vietnam. They saw the veterans become brothers as the men exchanged stories. As they re-visited many of the places that impacted the veterans’ lives for the last 50 years, the men experienced a life-changing event. Jeff and Bill share those stories, plus some of the behind-the-scenes experiences that marked this trip.
Jim Schmitt recently left office after serving four terms as Green Bay mayor. Schmitt talks about his time in office, some of the projects he's most proud of, and what one proposal he championed that never got off the ground. Schmitt also takes about political adversaries, his issues with campaign finance laws and what advice he has for Green Bay's future. Recorded on location at the Hotel Northland in downtown Green Bay.
The Cellcom Green Bay Marathon is May 18-19, 2019, and it's celebrating 20 years! We Get 2 the Point with race director Toni Jaeckels about bringing the race back to its roots downtown. Plus, Toni shares some of the wacky requests she’s received for the race and her advice for marathon weekend.
Welcome to our first Get 2 the Point podcast. This is a new venture for Action 2 News as we expand into the growing podcast market. Look for interviews with newsmakers, community leaders and Action 2 News journalists.
We start off our series with Bill Jartz, longtime anchor at WBAY-TV2 and Lambeau Field stadium announcer on Green Bay Packers game days. Bill talks about growing up in Clintonville, playing college football at Northwestern, and how he broke into television broadcasting.