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.

The Open Forum

Leadership at all Levels with Gail Alofsin. Guests: Lisa Tener - Author and Book Coach and Patrick Snow - Keynote Speaker, Author, and Book Coach.

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Yes We'Re Open

November 25th, 2020 12:00am

Tues Nov 24 - Courtney Hunter, Peoples Credit Union

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Coronavirus Coverage

November 24th, 2020 12:00am

Weekend Numbers Dump and Analysis

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Leadership at all Levels with Gail Alofsin 11-20-20

November 20th, 2020 12:00am

Gail Alofsin's Leadership At All Levels - Today's Guests: Pat Pollack Hastings, Author and Speaker Sheree Clark, Midlife Courage Coach, Fork in the Road

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The Open Forum

November 20th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Nov 11-19 - Newport School Superintendent Colleen Burns Jermain - Vanessa Lachey -

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The Open Forum

November 19th, 2020 12:00am

Katie Potter, Newport Chowder Company

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Yes We'Re Open

November 18th, 2020 12:00am

Nov 17 - Sean Napolitano, A-1 Roofing - Ni-Ro-Pe, Ron and Pete Cardi - Carl Garcia, Carl's Collision

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The Open Forum

November 17th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Nov 17 - Corona Numbers - Dr Bob Arnot on Thanksgiving Masking

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The Open Forum

November 17th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Nov 16 - Motor Trend Car of the Year with Editor In Chief Mark Rechtin - Middletown School Super Rose Marie Kraeger

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

November 13th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday 11-12 - Lt Gov McKee on Corona Fighting = Keeps Economy Going - Ray Rickman on Politics of Mask Wearing - Corona Numbers

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The Open Forum

November 12th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday 11/11 - State Veterans Day Observance - Corona Numbers Rise

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We Are Open

November 11th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Nov 10 - UG Nasons-Luke Harding - Coastal Foot and Ankle - Stephanie St Laurent - Newport Propane-Pete Sherman

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Election Coverage

November 10th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Nov 09 - Council Election Picture - Pres-Elect Biden Brief Remarks on COVID

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

November 6th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Nov 5 - Lt Gov Live on WADK - Listener Calls

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Election Coverage

November 5th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday No =v 4 - State Sen Lou DiPalma - Newport Councilor-Elect Charlie Holder

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Election Coverage

November 4th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Nov 3 - State Sen Lou DiPalma - Cong. David Cicilline (D-RI)

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The Open Forum

November 3rd, 2020 12:00am

Monday Nov 2 - Pre-Election - Candidate Forum Excerpts - Middletown School Cmte - Newport School Cmte

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Candidates Forum

November 2nd, 2020 12:00am

Friday Oct 30 - Newport At Large Candidates Forum

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

October 30th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Oct 29 - Thursdays Live with the LG - Newport Candidates Forum

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Candidates Forum

October 29th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Oct 28 - State Rep Forum conclusion - Jamestown Arts Center - Kathleen Coleman & Molly Dickinson - Newport Council Wards Forum Opening Statements Pt 1

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The Open Forum

October 28th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Oct 27 - State Sen Lou DiPalma - State Rep Candidates Forum

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Candidates Forum

October 27th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Oct 26 - LIVE Coverage Providence PD Presser - Candidates Forum State Rep Forum Pt 4

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Candidates Forum

October 26th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Oct 23 - Candidates Forum State Rep Forum Pt 3 - Newport and WADK History

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

October 23rd, 2020 12:00am

12:00 In The Open Forum Hour - Lt Gov Dan McKee (401) 465-6204 12:30- Dr. Khalilah Gates(like Delilah) - pulmonologist to talk about the upcoming holidays in this time of Covid

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Candidates Forum

October 22nd, 2020 12:00am

Wed Oct 21 State Rep Forum Pt 2

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The Open Forum

October 21st, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Oct 20 - guest Heather Hole Strout dir of MLK Center to talk about the "Keepers of the Dream" award recipients. 12:30 Senate candidate Allen Waters challenging Jack Reed

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Candidates Forum

October 20th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Oct 19 - Amanda Baker, Boys Town New England - State Rep Candidates Forum Pt 1

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LG Live Thursday

October 16th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Oct 15 - LT Gov Dan McKee LIVE - Wrapup of Newport School Cmte Candidates Forum

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Candidates Forum

October 15th, 2020 12:00am

Newport School Cmte Forum from Sept 10

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Election Coverage

October 14th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Oct 14 - School Bond Question #2 - Amy Machado, Building Newport's Future - Aida Neary, Newport School Cmte - Newport Wards Candidates Forum Conclusion

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Lt Gov Dan McKee

October 9th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Oct 08 - Lt Gov Dan McKee on Small Business Restore pgm - Candidates Forum - Wards Forum Pt 2

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Gail Alofsin's Leadership At All Levels

Gail Alofsin's Leadership At All Levels

October 9th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Oct 9 2020 - From Chicago

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The Open Forum

October 8th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Oct 7 - Dr Jonathan Sabourin, Coastal Foot and Ankle - Newport City Council Wards Forum Pt 1

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Election Coverage

October 7th, 2020 12:00am

Newport School Committee candidate Mike Cullen followed at 12:30 by Gregory Huet (HEW-ett) Middletown Town Council candidate to talk about the school bond question on the Nov ballot

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Candidates Forum

October 6th, 2020 12:00am

Monday October 5 - Newport City Council At Large Forum Closing Statements - Newport City Council Wards Forum Opening Statements

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Candidates Forum

September 30th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Sept 29 - Dr. Karen Tashima, Infectious Disease Specialist, Miriam Hospital on Vaccine Trials - Newport At Large Council Candidates Forum Pt 2

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Candidates Forum

September 29th, 2020 12:00am

Monday Sept 28 - Newport City Council At Large Candidates Forum Pt 1

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The Open Forum

September 28th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Sept 25 - Candidates Forum - Island History

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The Open Forum

September 25th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Sept 24 - 12 Noon - Lt Gov Dan McKee LIVE - Newport City Council Hilites

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The Open Forum

September 23rd, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Sept 22 - 12 Noon - State Sen Lou DiPalma - Newport City Councilor Jeanne Marie Napolitano

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Bloomberg Article On North End

September 22nd, 2020 12:00am

Monday Sept 21 - Fmr Newport Mayor Harry Winthrop - Newport City Councilor Susan Taylor

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September 18th, 2020 12:00am

Thursday Sept 17 - Newport City Council Highlights - Newport History

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The Open Forum

September 17th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Sept 16 - Corona Numbers and Discussion - Decoding The Constitution-Katie Kennedy - Bill Gates Has All The Corona Answers

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The Open Forum

The Open Forum

September 16th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Sept 15 - Corona Numbers - Dr Fauci Appears at VT Gov Briefing with advice for all of us

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The Open Forum

September 14th, 2020 12:00am

Friday Sept 11 - Corona Numbers - RI Gov Raimondo and state first responders observe 9/11 at RI State House - Newport and WADK History

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Election Coverage

September 11th, 2020 12:00am

Watching For Mail Ballots - Ice Cream Scientists - Corona Numbers - Town x Town Numbers

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Election Coverage

September 10th, 2020 12:00am

Wednesday Sept 09 - WTF Does The Constitution Actually Say - author Ben Sheehan - State Rep District 72 Terri Cortvriend - Newport City Councillor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano

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The Open Forum

September 9th, 2020 12:00am

Tuesday Sept 8 - 12 Noon - Portsmouth School Superintendent Thomas Kenworthy

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Alzheimers Radio Day

September 2nd, 2020 12:00am

A one-hour Radio Day with Kate Spinella and Annie Murphy from Alz.org of RI and sponsor Peoples Credit Union with Courtney Hunter

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Candidates Forum

September 1st, 2020 12:00am

Monday Aug 31 - Middletown Town Council Group 1 Pt 1

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The Open Forum

The Open Forum

August 28th, 2020 12:00am

Monday August 10 - 12 Noon - Todd Knapp, CEO of Envision Technology Advisors joins us in the Open Forum to talk about RI's Largest Internship Program that has just launched.

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