The Open Forum

The Open Forum

A WADK Voice of Newport County Tradition for 65 years. Issues that affect our hometowns on Aquidneck Island everyday in good times and bad with perspective and historical context that no other media can deliver.

WADK's Open Forum

Thursday Feb 25 - Newport City Council Vice-Chair Lynn Ceglie - Last Night's Council Meeting - 12:35 One in Three Americans Say Increasing Their Savings is a Top Financial Goal for the Next Six Months - Bruce will speak with Chris Wong, Financial Expert & Consumer Savings Executive, Bank of America

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WADK's Open Forum

Ask The Council Vice-Chair

February 26th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Feb 25 - Newport City Council Vice-Chair Lynn Ceglie - Last Night's Council Meeting - 12:35 One in Three Americans Say Increasing Their Savings is a Top Financial Goal for the Next Six Months - Bruce will speak with Chris Wong, Financial Expert & Consumer Savings Executive, Bank of America

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WADK's Open Forum

The Open Forum

February 25th, 2021 12:00am

Wednesday Feb 24 - Covering Newport County and Rhode Island

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

February 24th, 2021 12:00am

Tuesday Feb 23 - Lt Gov McKee Small Business Town Hall Facebook Live audio

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Ray Rickman

February 23rd, 2021 12:00am

Monday Feb 22 - Ray Rickman, Stages of Freedom Black Church Webinar

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The Open Forum

February 19th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Feb 18 - Storm Info - Vax Facts - Mary Snyder, United Health Care Medicare Director

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The Open Forum

February 18th, 2021 12:00am

Wednesday Feb 17 - Portsmouth Vax POD Opening - LIVE breaking news - Rush

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

February 17th, 2021 12:00am

Dan McKee's Virtual Small Biz Town Hall

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The Open Forum

February 16th, 2021 12:00am

Monday Feb 15 - Newporter Peter Lance author "Homicide at Rough Point" - Corona Data

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The Open Forum

February 13th, 2021 12:00am

Fri Feb 12 - Tax Expert Carlotta Thompson - Water Issues Resolved - Corona Data - Island and WADK History

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WADK's Open Forum

Ask The Mayor

February 12th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Feb 11 - Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano - Corona Data

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The Open Forum

February 11th, 2021 12:00am

Wednesday Feb 10 - Water Main Break Coverage - City Council Preview-More Food Truck Listener Calls - Corona Data and Vax Facts

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The Open Forum

February 10th, 2021 12:00am

Tuesday Feb 09 - Incoming Gov McKee's Virtual Town Hall - Daily Covid Numbers

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The Open Forum

February 9th, 2021 12:00am

Monday Feb 8 Champlin's Marina Saga - Vax Facts - Covid numbers

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The Open Forum

February 5th, 2021 12:00am

12:06 In The Open Forum - Coverage of last night's State of the State - Gov Raimondo's Farewell Address 12:35 Diamond Expert Sally Morrison, with Natural Diamonds at De Beers Group - Valentines day

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The Open Forum

February 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Middletown Airbnb Debate - Celebrity Chef Curtis Stone - Lt Gov Dan McKee's Small Business Forum

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The Open Forum

February 1st, 2021 12:00am

Friday Jan 29 - Rep Deb Ruggiero's Virtual Community Forum with RIDOH Vax Dr Philip Chan

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Ask The Council Vice-Chair

January 29th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Jan 28 - Newport City Council Vice-Chair Lynn Ceglie - Last Night's Council Meeting Highlights 12:35 Why It’s Important That Children See Their Dentist in 2021 with Dr. Jessica Lee, President, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

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The Open Forum

January 26th, 2021 12:00am

Monday Jan 25 - Incoming Gov McKee Live From Last Thursday - MA Gov Baker's Presser

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The Open Forum

January 25th, 2021 12:00am

Friday Jan 22 - Middletown Special Town Council Meeting - Bumble (a dating app) Helps Sort Through Dating Trends During The Pandemic In Time For Valentine's Day Clare O'Connor talking about Dating Trends for 2021

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

January 22nd, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Jan 21 - Incoming Gov Dan McKee

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Inaugural Coverage

January 21st, 2021 12:00am

Wed Jan 20 - LIVE Coverage of Inauguration of President Biden

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The Open Forum

January 20th, 2021 12:00am

Tuesday Jan 19 - Middletown Short Term Rental Survey

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The Open Forum

January 19th, 2021 12:00am

Mon Jan 18 2021 - MLK Day - Dr King's Complete Dream Speech

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Ask The Mayor

January 15th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Jan 14 - Newport Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano - Ditch Day for New Year's Resolutions

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The Open Forum

January 14th, 2021 12:00am

Wednesday Jan 13 - Drama WIth Upcoming Gov's Briefing - Mario Armstrong on CES - Corona Numbers - Newport and WADK History

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The Open Forum

January 13th, 2021 12:00am

Tuesday Jan 12 - Good Neighbor Energy Fund - Mike Kirkwood, Chair, CEO, Pascoag Power - Andrea Smith reporting on CES

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The Open Forum

January 12th, 2021 12:00am

Monday Jan 11 2021 - Jamie Lehane, Newport Mental Health on MH Providers and Patients Not Getting Vax

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WADK's Open Forum

The Open Forum

January 7th, 2021 12:00am

Wed Jan 06 2021 - Michelle Carnevale, 11th Hour Racing

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The Open Forum

January 6th, 2021 12:00am

Lt Gov McKee's FB Live Town Hall - Middletown Town Council Audio - 50 Years of Warwick Mall

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The Open Forum

January 5th, 2021 12:00am

Monday Jan 4 2021 - Replay of Inauguration of Newport City Council from Dec 1 - Gov Raimondo Up For Cabinet Post Again - Nothing New Here - From 1976

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The Open Forum

January 4th, 2021 12:00am

Thursday Dec 31st - Happy Noon Year - Kristen Adamo, Prov Warwick CVB - Providence Resto Week Presents Coming In January

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The Open Forum

December 31st, 2020 12:00am

Wed Dec 30 - The Year That Was 2020 - Before March - Brad Read Announces Ocean Race Returns - Corona Numbers

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The Open Forum

December 30th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Dec 29 - Interview from 2020 - Citizens Exploring School Unification - Lt Gov Dan McKee's Facebook Live with owner of Hardcore Hobbies

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The Open Forum

December 23rd, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Dec 22 - Mary Kate O'Leary, A Wish Come True- No Polar Plunge - Polar Ice Bucket Challenge instead

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The Open Forum

December 22nd, 2020 12:00am

Monday Dec 21 - State Sen Lou DiPalma on his Select Commission on Electric and Gas Infrastructure - Corona Numbers

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WADK's Open Forum

Lt Gov Dan McKee

December 18th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Dec 17 - LG LIve With Lt Gov Dan McKee - Storm Coverage - Chef Kevin Gillespie, Pork Board

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The Open Forum

The Open Forum

December 16th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Dec 15 - Stephanie Humphrey, Tech Expert - Dr Arethusa Kirk, United Health on Newborn Health -

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The Open Forum

Coronavirus Coverage

December 15th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Dec 14 - Maxeme Tuchman, CEO + Co-Founder of Caribu - Historic Day - Vax Arrives - Electoral College Coverage

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The Open Forum

Coronavirus Coverage

December 14th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Dec 11 - Ray Rickman On Corona - Latest Data Xmas In Newport Calendar

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The Open Forum

Lt Gov Dan McKee

December 11th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Dec 10 - Lt Gov on New Tour - Corona

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The Open Forum

The Open Forum

December 10th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Dec 9 - State Sen Lou DiPalma, Senate Finance Cmte - Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Neil will discuss why there has been a delay with the new pandemic relief package and its impact.

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The Open Forum

Yes We'Re Open

December 9th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Dec 8 - Bill DeWitt, Peoples Credit Union - Bob Bringhurst, Beckys BBQ - Becky Bicknell, Portobello Jewelers - Misha Dreckett, One Stop True Value

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December 8th, 2020 12:00am

Mon Dec 7 - The Open Forum with the focus on Newport County - Newport School Superintendent Colleen Burns Jermain with the latest on Newport Public Schools going to distance learning - Corona Numbers - LIVE Coverage Pearl Harbor Remembrance

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The Open Forum

Lt Gov Dan McKee

December 4th, 2020 12:00am

The Wedding Planner Protest-Military Families Fund - Will She Or WOn't She? - New Newport City Council

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The Open Forum

The Open Forum

December 3rd, 2020 12:00am

Motor Trend Announces the Truck of the Year - will it be the Ram for the third year in a row? We will be joined by Editor Jonny Lieberman Then, highlights of last night's Newport City Inauguration

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The Open Forum

Yes We'Re Open

December 2nd, 2020 12:00am

Dec 1 - The French Confection - 3G Broadcasting WADK and MIXX 99.3 - Sole Desire and Run Newport - Bellevue Kids

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The Open Forum

Coronavirus Coverage

December 1st, 2020 12:00am

Monday Nov 30 - Corona Data Dump From The Weekend - Roy Lauth Christmas In Newport from last week

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The Open Forum

Coronavirus Coverage

November 26th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Nov 25 - Dr James MacDonald, RI Dept of Health - Corona Numbers

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The Open Forum

Yes We'Re Open

November 25th, 2020 12:00am

Tues Nov 24 - Courtney Hunter, Peoples Credit Union

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The Open Forum

Coronavirus Coverage

November 24th, 2020 12:00am

Weekend Numbers Dump and Analysis

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