LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A new weekly talk show is coming to 89.3 WFPL, and you’re invited to join the conversation. “In Conversation with Rick Howlett” will air weekly, beginning January 18. Hosted by veteran broadcast journalist Rick Howlett, the hour-long, locally-produced show will feature discussion with a variety of guests about the biggest issues facing our area. You can get involved with the show by calling in with your opinion, or sending questions or comments to the show via social media.
Topics for the first two episodes are:
January 18: Have we reached peak bourbon? Rick will talk with industry insiders about the future of Kentucky’s booming bourbon industry.
January 25: It’s been a busy year for education policy, both in Louisville and across Kentucky. Rick will spend an hour with Kentucky Education Commissioner Dr. Wayne Lewis, talking charter schools, the state intervention at Jefferson County Public Schools and education-related legislation in the 2019 Kentucky General Assembly.
“In Conversation” will air every Friday at 11 a.m. and then repeat that same night at 8 p.m on 89.3 WFPL and wfpl.org. The show will also be available as a podcast.