Morning Edition Interviews

Outdoor music festival Saturday

The second annual WardStock music festival is from noon to 9:30 pm Saturday, August 24th, at Ward Lake.  Eleven local bands are scheduled to play, and bus and shuttle service will be available.  WardStock organizer Bill Meck gives the details.  WardStock

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Arts Report

The Arts Council and First City Players will have some holiday closures, but there’s still a lot to do – The Monthly Grind, Boombal, and upcoming acting, singing and writing opportunities.  Arts121814

Mayor gives annual State of the City address

City Mayor Lew Williams III speaks to the Chamber of Commerce.
Williams was cautiously optimistic about the city. He cited challenges such as reduced state financial aid and aging city infrastructure, but Williams also stressed the city’s strengths, such as a diverse economic base and new opportunities opening up at the shipyard and in the mining industry. more