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
1:00 am
Tue November 19, 2013

Tuesday Results: Assembly Races

Wisconsin Assembly to get two new Republicans. A third empty seat will be claimed in December.

The winners of Tuesday's special Assembly races: Republicans Jessie Rodriguez and Bob Kulp. They will succeed former Reps. Mark Honadel and Scott Suder. 

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Regional
3:57 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Clarke Wants to Discuss Police Protocol on County Medical Grounds

Following a police shooting at Children's Hospital last week, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke wants more information sharing among law enforcement.

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Politics & Government
1:36 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Walker Promotes Book as Details of John Doe Emerge

Unintimidated by Scott Walker

This week, as Gov. Scott Walker releases, Unintimidated, detailing his fight to curb public union rights, the Wall Street Journal sheds light on probe into the era.

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Politics & Government
11:52 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Lehman to Run for Wisconsin Lt. Governor

Democratic state Sen. John Lehman of Racine plans to give up the seat he won in a 2012 recall election.

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Education
1:00 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Working Adults Needing Degrees can now Enroll in UW Flex Program

Earn credit for what you've learned, on the job.

After months of planning, the UW System will begin admitting students into its new Flexible Option program on Monday.

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