Marge Pitrof

News Director

Marge has been with WUWM since it changed formats from music to news and information in the late 1980’s. Searching for a place where she could produce in-depth journalism, Marge was hired by WUWM as a reporter. For several years, Marge also hosted Morning Edition.

While a reporter, Marge was a frequent contributor to NPR and won numerous awards for her work.

Since fall of 2000, Marge has been managing the news department but still has the occasional opportunity to produce stories.

Prior to joining WUWM, Marge worked in commercial radio both as an afternoon news anchor and a field reporter. She also worked for short periods at a few TV stations.

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Politics & Government
1:10 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

American Majority Touts Conservative Election Victories in Kenosha and Menomonee Falls

A conservative group training candidates in Wisconsin is celebrating victories  in Tuesday's elections. 

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Education
1:57 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Marquette Hires Duke Assistant to Coach Men's Basketball

Marquette University has hired Steve Wojciechowski to be its men's basketball coach, succeeding Buzz Williams who left last month for Virginia Tech.

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Economy & Business
12:56 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Rexnord will Move Corporate Offices to Milwaukee's Global Water Center

Rexnord will occupy 14,000 square feet

Rexnord Corporation already leases space in the Global Water Center but, this summer, will relocate corporate executives there, from West Milwaukee.

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Regional
1:54 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Brewers, Braun Return to Field for 2014 Season

Life returns to Miller Park

Fans crowd into Miller Park Monday for Opening Day and the return of Ryan Braun, suspended for half of last season for using banned substances.

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Politics & Government
1:57 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Walker Signs Dozens of Bills, Including Limits to Early Voting

Governor's veto will allow early voting for 55 rather than 45 hours during the two work weeks leading up to election days

Before heading to Las Vegas where he hopes to raise campaign money, Gov. Walker made a couple changes to an absentee voting bill for Wisconsin.

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