Author: Ted Tait

  This week on Town Matters, Rick Wood speaks with out new Town Manager Natasha Tucker to find out a bit more about her, her military service, and how she ended up working in municipal government. Next week, our talk show is Your Care Partners, where hosts Jill and Martie talk about care planning and […]

Our studio work continues.  Internet was installed at the site and tested last weekend.  The HVAC system install has also started.  A bit more work to do there.  All the rain has been kept out of the building by our new roof!  Glad we spent that money so we don’t have to worry about leaks. […]

It’s a Colonial Beach sign of Spring when the Osprey return.  We celebrate their return each year with the annual Virginia Osprey Festival.  In cooperation with the Virginia Osprey Foundation, WWER spoke with Osprey Foundation President Joanie Millward and Michael Academia, an Osprey researcher, for an update on how the Osprey are faring and a […]

We’ve got several WWER updates for you this week. Your Care Partners is back this week.  Martie and Jill are back with more advice about caregiving.  Their new episode airs Thursday at 8PM and Saturday at 9AM.  Available online Starting Saturday at 9AM. Our studio construction has slowed, but continues to move forward.  As noted […]

Just a quick reminder that you can hear Rick Wood’s interview with Chief Les Parsons on Town Matters this week: Thursday at 8PM Saturday at 9AM Available online Saturday 9AM   We had another wonderful donation to our studio drive this week.  Robert Gray donated $1000!  Our new total is $9360.  

It’s been a good week for our studio fundraising efforts!  We had a very generous donation of $1000 and several smaller ones that add up to over $1300!  That brings us nearly halfway to our goal! In other good news, we are starting to pick back up on our talk show production.  The studio effort […]

Not a lot to report this week.  Construction has slowed as we wait on some paperwork.  Donations are still coming in, with $350 to report in the last 2  weeks.  For my birthday in March, I started a Facebook fundraiser and kicked it off with $103 of my own money.  So far, donors have kicked […]

We’ve noticed a problem for users of Amazon devices for listening to WWER. Saying “Play WWER” has suddenly stopped working (as of Tuesday morning). We have brought this to their attention and hope they will resolve the issue. In the meantime, we have determined that saying “Play WWER FM” will work correctly. So if you’re […]

The title for this week’s studio update is about light.  Our new window has been installed, letting daylight in.  Inside, our new lights have been installed and wired so we have light at night.  The walls and ceiling have also been painted, so it’s really starting to look like a welcoming space for our volunteers […]

Let the good times roll! That’s the phrase our New Orleans friends use this time of year!  You may have noticed that we have added some New Orleans music to the mix in honor of Mardi Gras.  If you want more, tune in for this week’s Perfect Hour, when host Donna Ryan (who is from […]

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