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Michelle Go’s death hasn’t been labeled a hate crime but it adds to the fear that Asian Americans feel
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Michelle Go’s death hasn’t been labeled a hate crime but it adds to the fear that Asian Americans feel

A rush of emotion ran through Chong Bretillon’s body as she biked into Times Square, where massive billboards displayed the portraits of Michelle Alyssa Go and many Asian American victims of bias attacks. “I was overwhelmed with both grief and sorrow,” said Bretillon, a 41-year-old Korean American and college instructor. “It put it all together,…MORE

Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman says she almost declined to speak at Biden’s inauguration
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Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman says she almost declined to speak at Biden’s inauguration

Amanda Gorman, the nation’s first youth poet laureate, recounted her fears ahead of President Joe Biden’s inauguration in an op-ed published exactly one year later in The New York Times on Thursday. Gorman, now 23, wrote that she was “terrified” and almost declined to be the inaugural poet. She cited the fear of failing her…MORE

Metro Atlanta hospitals are overwhelmed — and some ambulances must get diverted, health care leaders say
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Metro Atlanta hospitals are overwhelmed — and some ambulances must get diverted, health care leaders say

Some Atlanta-area hospitals are so packed that ambulances are getting sent elsewhere. Medical professionals from six healthcare systems described overwhelming conditions during a virtual news conference Thursday as the Omicron variant keeps tearing across the South. “Aside from being overwhelmed with patients — and we are running about 110% capacity right now — we’ve had…MORE

Driver monitoring gets spotlight amid safety questions
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Driver monitoring gets spotlight amid safety questions

Two leaders in motor vehicle safety testing said Thursday that they will rate the driver monitoring systems that are supposed to help make technologies like Tesla’s Autopilot safe. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and Consumer Reports are pushing for safeguards that go further than what the auto industry and regulators currently ask of the…MORE

Arizona Democrat says some senators urging him to challenge Sinema with party at a ‘breaking point’
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Arizona Democrat says some senators urging him to challenge Sinema with party at a ‘breaking point’

Rep. Ruben Gallego says his phone has been ringing a lot recently — with many Democrats making a pitch to him: Run against Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema in 2024. Among those making the case, he claimed, are Sinema’s own Senate Democratic colleagues. “It wasn’t Bernie, I’ll tell you that,” Gallego told CNN, referring to Vermont…MORE

Netflix shares tank 20% on weak subscriber outlook
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Netflix shares tank 20% on weak subscriber outlook

Netflix‘s stock fell as much as 20% in after hours trading due to a bad outlook for its future growth. Netflix now has 221.8 million subscribers globally. It added 8.2 million subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2021, the company reported on Thursday. That number slightly missed the streaming service’s own expectations, which had the…MORE

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Wake up with Rachel Williams and WOGB

Wake up with Rachel Williams and WOGB

Rachel will start you day with all you need to make it GREAT!  Local updates, celebrity scoop and of course Green Bay’s Classic Hits!  So does it with a smile and her very own Green and Gold Style!  6 AM to 9 AM each Weekday on WOGB!

The WOGB Artist of the Month for January….Foreigner!!!!

The WOGB Artist of the Month for January….Foreigner!!!!

2022 is here!  Happy New Year!  2022 brings us more of Green Bay’s Classic Hits with our Artist of the Month, Foreigner!  Perfect songs for January….Like Cold As Ice and Feels Like the First Time to great power ballads like I Wanna Know What Love Is and Waiting for a Girl Like You!  January is…

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

Hall and Oates are considered the number one selling duo in music history, and for good reason. They came onto the scene in the 1970’s with their debut album and have since garnered six number one singles and six multi-platinum albums. A career spanning four decades, the duo continues to create music, tour, and work…

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

Started in 1958, the Bee Gees consisted of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb.  The band enjoyed consistent success throughout their career with their own music and music they wrote for others. Multiple awards and millions of albums sold highlight a band that has longevity and made a mark in the music industry. Now, the…

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