Monday, August 31, 2020 at 9 PM

This year's Democratic and Republican conventions looked different than in years' past due to social distancing considerations. Nevertheless, they were still largely coronation ceremonies for the presumptive nominees.

The Keepers

Dec 5, 2019

Monday, December 16, 2019 at 9 pm.

The Keepers, a new hour-long special from The Kitchen Sisters and PRX with host, Academy Award-winning actress Frances McDormand.

Future Mishawaka Historical Museum Under Construction

Jan 9, 2019
Jennifer Weingart / WVPE Public Radio


Mishawaka History buffs are working on a plan to put a historical museum in downtown. They’ve purchased a building and are slowly working on renovations.

In a tour through the storefront in on Main Street in Mishawaka Curator and Treasurer Pete DeKever painted a picture of what the space will look like., “there will be exhibits in the space we have here. And then also some exhibit space in this middle area….”

Walking Tours Coming To Nappanee

Jul 11, 2018


Visitors and residents of Nappanee will be able to learn a little bit more about its history through a series of walking tours starting this month.

The series of four tours starts with one talking about the homes that belonged to influential people in the kitchen cabinet industry. It’s July 19th at 7 p.m starting at the Nappanee Public Library.

Other tours will cover how Nappanee became a town, the beginnings of business and buildings in the town, and about fires, demolition and revitalization.

Program 1 - The Battle of the Airwaves

Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at 9 PM

The first hour of a two-part series that explores the music created during the Vietnam War, which expressed the deep divisions in the U.S. and provided a life line for GIs in Vietnam, as well as a source of healing when they came home.

Program 2 - The Soundtrack in Vietnam

Monday, Oct. 9, 2017 at 9 PM

South Bend Stories

May 22, 2015

The Salvation Army Kroc Center and 88.1 WVPE present South Bend Stories in celebration of the city's 150 year anniversary. These stories are produced in the Kroc Center Recording Studio as told by individuals in the community, for the community. New Stories will be aired weekly every Monday at 7:45 AM and 12:30 PM on WVPE throughout 2015.