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News Director Gary Stevens speaks with local community leaders, politicians and news-makers across Holland and West Michigan on Perspectives. Perspectives airs weekly on 99.7 and 1450 WHTC and on 92.7 The Van.

News Director Gary Stevens speaks with local community leaders, politicians and news-makers across Holland and West Michigan on Perspectives. Perspectives airs weekly on 99.7 and 1450 WHTC and on 92.7 The Van.

Location:

Holland, MI

Description:

News Director Gary Stevens speaks with local community leaders, politicians and news-makers across Holland and West Michigan on Perspectives. Perspectives airs weekly on 99.7 and 1450 WHTC and on 92.7 The Van.

Language:

English


Episodes

Update on Addressing Needs for Affordable Housing Nov. 22

11/22/2020
On the Nov. 22, 2020 public affairs program, Mike Goorhouse, President of the Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area, discussed the ongoing efforts of Housing Next in addressing the need for affordable housing along the Lakeshore. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:04

Marathon Thinking: Jim Dreyer Nov. 15

11/15/2020
On the Nov. 15, 2020 public affairs program, ultra-marathon swimmer Jim Dreyer talked about having a marathon mentality during the COVID 19 outbreak. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:17

Election Impact Nov. 8

11/8/2020
On the Nov. 8, 2020 public affairs program, Ottawa County Clerk/Register of Deeds Justin Roebuck talked about his office handled the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:35

Election Preview with Dr. David Ryden Nov. 1

11/1/2020
On the Nov. 1, 2020 public affairs program, Hope College Political Science Professor Dr. David Ryden had his take on the upcoming Nov. 3, 2020 election. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:54

COVID 19 Update Oct. 25

10/25/2020
On the Oct. 25, 2020 public affairs program, Sara Donkersloot of Spectrum Health-Zeeland Community Hospital talked with Marcia Mansaray, Deputy Health Officer with the Ottawa County Department of Public Health, about the latest COVID 19 developments. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:45

Balloting Preview with Clerk Justin Roebuck Oct. 18

10/18/2020
On the Oct. 18, 2020 public affairs program, Ottawa County Clerk/Register of Deeds Justin Roebuck discussed the upcoming Nov. 3 General Election balloting. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:37

Public Safety Update with Sheriff Frank Baker Oct. 11

10/11/2020
On the Oct. 11, 2020 public affairs program, Allegan County Sheriff Frank Baker talked about a variety of public safety-related topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:43

An Update on Holland's Annual Signature Event Oct. 4

10/4/2020
On the Oct. 4, 2020 public affairs program, Tulip Time Festival Executive Director Gwen Auwerda discussed the upcoming tulip plantings and ongoing fundraising efforts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:52

Legislative Update Sept. 27

9/27/2020
On the Sept. 27, 2020 public affairs program, state House Rep. Luke Meerman (R-Coopersville) discussed the Fiscal 2021 budget agreement and more, while state Sen. Roger Victory (R-Hudsonville) talked about agricultural matters, as he is a commercial farmer (Victory Farms). See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:03

COVID 19 Update Sept. 20

9/20/2020
Local allergist Dr. Ulf Hierlwimmer discussed some of the latest developments in the COVID 19 outbreak during the Sept. 20, 2020 public affairs program. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:32

Addressing Housing Needs Sept. 13

9/13/2020
On the Sept. 13, 2020 public affairs program, Don Wilkinson of Lakeshore Habitat for Humanity discussed a $15,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation and the challenges the non-profit has faced during the COVID 19 outbreak. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:25

More on Race Relations Sept. 6

9/4/2020
On the Sept. 6, 2020 public affairs program, AJ Westendorp and Malike Brandon of Holland's Escape Ministries discussed race relations and area youth. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:06

Addressing Race Relations Aug. 30

8/27/2020
On the Aug. 27, 2020 public affairs program, author and blogger Jim McFarlin discussed race relations at his alma mater of Hope College and in society. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:43

A New School Year Begins: Holland's Dr. Brian Davis Aug. 23

8/19/2020
On the Aug. 23, 2020 public affairs program, Dr. Brian Davis, superintendent of Holland Public Schools, discussed the upcoming start of classes and the Return to Learn state education legislative package. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:12

Addressing Discrimination: Holland Councilman Dave Hoekstra Aug. 16

8/19/2020
On the Aug. 16, 2020 public affairs program, Holland City Councilman Dave Hoekstra talked about an upcoming vote on expanding the anti-discrimination ordinance in the Tulip City to include the LGBTQ+IA community. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:17

The Census Counts Aug. 9

8/7/2020
On the Aug. 9, 2020 public affairs program, Esther Fifelski, Director of Human Relations for the City of Holland, discussed the importance of participating in the 2020 US Census. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:26

What is the MACC? Tyler Kent Aug 2

7/23/2020
On the Aug. 2, 2020 public affairs program, Tyler Kent, Executive Director of the Macatawa Area Coordinating Council, talked about the council, his arrival and top issues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:45

Holland Rescue Mission Update with Darryl Bartlett July 26

7/23/2020
On the July 26, 2020 public affairs program, Darryl Bartlett, Executive Director of the Holland Rescue Mission, discussed the impact of the COVID 19 outbreak on the ministry to the homeless and needy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:50

Holland Museum Update July 19

7/14/2020
During the July 19, 2020 public affairs program, Ricki Levine, Executive Director of the Holland Museum, talked about the reopening of the museum following the COVID 19-imposed closing and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:24

COVID 19 Update July 12

7/9/2020
During the July 12, 2020 public affairs program, Sara Donkersloot of Spectrum Health/Zeeland Community Hospital chatted with Kristina Wieghmink of the Ottawa County Department of Public Health about the latest COVID 19 developments. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:17:12