Podcasts: Community Forums

Community Forums

A monthly live panel discussion on the most pressing topics of the day with newsmakers and our WHMP News Team

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Senator Bernie Sanders Live in Northampton

Bernie Live From First Churches

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Heartbleed: How to Keep Yourself Safe on The World Wide Web

Our panel of experts will explore the Heartbleed security flat that’s affected millions of people’s social media acocunts. We’ll talk…

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The Heroin Highway: A Community Forum

Thurs. March 27th 8-10 a.m.  Live from Sylvester’s Restaurant in NorthamptonPanelists –John Merrigan confirmed (chair of opiate education and awareness…

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A Matter Of Life & Death: A WHMP Community Forum

A Community Forum co-sponsored by WHMP, the Daily Hampshire GazetteNET andNorthampton Community Television, looking at how we care for our elders as…

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Shell Game: Nuts in School

A WHMP Community Forum: Join WHMP News as we explore the nut ban policy in the Amherst-Pelham Regional School District…

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Election 2013-Hour 1: A WHMP Community Forum

Listen to Hour 2 What: WHMP Community Forum – Election 2013 When: Tuesday Oct. 29th 8-10 a.m. Where: Gateway City…

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Election 2013-Hour 2: A WHMP Community Forum

  What: WHMP Community Forum – Election 2013 When: Tuesday Oct. 29th 8-10 a.m. Where: Gateway City Arts – 92…

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Antisocial Media: Part 1-WHMP Community Forum

What is your child doing online? Most kids are tech-savvy while most parents are just trying to keep up. WHMP…

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Antisocial Media: Part 2-WHMP Community Forum

What is your child doing online? Most kids are tech-savvy while most parents are just trying to keep up. WHMP…

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Twilight Zoning Part 1: Land Use In the Lands We Love

Twilight Zoning Part 1: Land Use In the Lands We Love

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The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

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Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

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Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

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Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in U.S. is falling fast

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The smoking rate among U.S. adults has been falling steadily for decades but the latest survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds the 2015 decline is the biggest in more than 20 years.

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States on Zika’s frontline see big gaps in funding, expertise

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In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.

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Obama prods Vietnam on rights, promotes Trans-Pacific Partnership

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U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of the communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in words of amity between the former foes.