Jerry Kenney

Host, All Things Considered and Producer, WYSO Weekend

Jerry Kenney was introduced to WYSO by a friend and within a year of first tuning in became an avid listener and supporter. He began volunteering at the station in 1991 and began hosting Alpha Rhythms in February of 1992. Jerry joined the WYSO staff in 2007 as a host of All Things Considered and soon transitioned into hosting Morning Edition. In addition to now hosting All Things Considered, Jerry is the host and producer of WYSO Weekend, WYSO's weekly news and arts magazine. He has also produced several radio dramas for WYSO in collaboration with local theater companies. Jerry has won several Ohio AP awards as well as an award from PRINDI for his work with the WYSO news department. Jerry says that the best part of his job is being able to talk to people in the community and share their experiences with WYSO listeners.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:39 am
Mon September 17, 2012

WYSO Weekend: September 16, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for September 16, 2012 including the following stories:

- Enter the Man Cave, by Community Voices producer Kristen Wicker

- New Ohio Guide: Cleveland, by Mark Urycki

- Niki Dakota speaks with Krista Magaw from Tecumseh Land Trust about their 8th Annual Harvest

Around the Miami Valley
5:38 pm
Fri September 14, 2012

URS Dayton Sees Increased Need as Economy Struggles

As the 9th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta gets underway on Saturday, September 15th, the organization that serves adults and children with disabilities has had additional challenges providing those services with a sluggish economy.  We spoke with Dennis Grant, URS Executive Director about those challenges and the services they provide.  Here the full interview here

http://www.ursdayton.org/Ducks.html

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Politics
5:29 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

VP Biden Campaigns at Wright State University

Vice President Joe Biden campaigned in Dayton Ohio today.  But speaking to a crowd of more than 1000 at Wright State University, Biden began his speech on a solemn note - paying tribute to U.S. ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and three other embassy staff killed in an attack in Benghazi on Wednesday.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon September 10, 2012

WYSO Weekend: September 9, 2012

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for September 9, 2012 including the following stories:

- Confronting the Woods Bully, by Community Voices producer Wally Rehm

- Eco-Artist Basia Irland Visits Dayton, by Community Voices producer Susan Byrnes

- Community Voices producer Kristen Wicker reports on Sew Dayton, downtown Dayton's newest PopUp Shop

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Around the Miami Valley
7:04 am
Fri September 7, 2012

Delphi Retirees Rally to Win Back Earned Pensions, Benefits

More than 200 Delphi salaried employees rallied in Dayton yesterday to fight to have their pensions restored. WYSO’s Jerry Kenney reports.

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