Steve Smith Podcast
Hosted by WCNL Country's General Manager Steve Smith, listen for family downloads of the best local interviews for the Sullivan County area in New Hampshire.
info_outline Derek Ferland - 5-14-2021 05/14/2021
Derek Ferland - 5-14-2021 County Manager Derek Ferland is on talking about the Sullivan County Nursing Home project & it's recent stall. We talk about what is going on. The sober housing project is going great; Derek talked about the great story of a past TRAILS program success story. Budget season is here also.
info_outline Chief Brent Wilmot - 5-14-21 05/14/2021
Chief Brent Wilmot - 5-14-21 Chief Brent Wilmot is on talking about the great weather today and ahead of us, Brent winning the Sunshine 5k, Newport hiring a new officer recently, the struggle getting new officers, healthy eating, prom is Saturday and more.
info_outline PJ Lovely - 5-13-2021 05/13/2021
PJ Lovely - 5-13-2021 PJ is on this week as we talk about the Sunshine 5K last weekend, Chief Brent Wilmot dominated the race. We talk about the new basketball rims at the outdoor courts, PJ used to be able to dunk, track season is going great, a new school record was broken by a female track star this past week, PJ says who he thinks is the greatest team in the past 75 years for Newport track and more.
info_outline Lake Sunapee VNA & Hospice - 5-13-2021 05/13/2021
Lake Sunapee VNA & Hospice - 5-13-2021 From Lake Sunapee VNA & Hospice Jeana Newbern and Joanne Hughes, co-founder of The Renaissance Shoppe, are on as we talk about The Renaissance Shoppe, where the donations come from, all the funding it provides, how was created, and lots more.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 5-12-2021 05/12/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 5-12-2021 Chief Mark Chase is on this week and he was lucky to find me alive. We talk about how I whacked my head right before he came in and give myself a bump on my head. Mark talks about his experiences being knocked out, Newport Vs Stevens football smack talk, the Stevens Alumni Parade, Stevens Prom, graduation and more. Plus after last week's conversation about turning on a red arrow, Mark admits that I was right.
info_outline Kevin Onnela W/ Steve Patten - 5/11/2021 05/11/2021
Kevin Onnela W/ Steve Patten - 5/11/2021 Kevin has special guest Steve Patten in. We start the segument off talking about the lumber industry, as Steve owns Pine Tree Lumber in Lempster & Kevin is an old sawmill operator. We talk about how the industry works, the price of lumber today and more. Then we talk about the real reason Steve is on - the online auction for Miles For Morgan. Steve talks about the auction, what you can bid on, how it works and more. We learn about the tragic death of his & his wife's daughter Morgan, the investigation, how Covid paused any investigation, the emotional rollercoaster this has been, what a great future Morgan had, and much more. Money raised for this auction goes to help the Patten family with lawyer fees, so they can learn what happened to their daughter.
info_outline Turning Points Network - 5-11-2021 05/11/2021
Turning Points Network - 5-11-2021 From Turning Points Network, Deb Mozden and a team leader, Brenda Shaperio, are talking about the virtual Steppin' Up To End Violence 5K that wraps up this weekend. One again this year, because of Covid, the 5K had to go virtual, but the fundraising is still continuing. We talk about the event, how Brenda got involved, where the money goes, how the pandemic affected Turning Points, is there still time to get involved, and more.
info_outline Catherine Bardier - New London Hospital - 5-7-2021 05/07/2021
Catherine Bardier - New London Hospital - 5-7-2021 Catherine Bardier from New London Hospital is on talking about their next Healthy Conversation series happening virtually, Casting For Recovery looking for river helpers, and same day mammography screenings.
info_outline Chief Brent Wilmot - 5-7-2021 05/07/2021
Chief Brent Wilmot - 5-7-2021 Newport Police chief Brent Wilmot is on this week talking about the Sunshine 5K happening Saturday, Brent is running it, will he beat his friend Justin in the race? We talk about the changes in Prom this year and Graduation, how everyone has had to adapt because of Covid, plus we talk about going back to college, public speaking, things are busy and more.
info_outline PJ Lovely - Newport Rec - 5-6-2021 05/07/2021
PJ Lovely - Newport Rec - 5-6-2021 PJ Lovely - Newport Recreation Director - is talking about his hiking trip on the AT, the wild ponies, where he went and more. We talk about the award 4 Newport Football players received this past week, the Track team this year, Sunshine 5k on Saturday, recap of the Green Up Clean Up, AM exercise is back, and lots more rec activities returning.
info_outline Joe Osgood - 5-6-2021 05/06/2021
Joe Osgood - 5-6-2021 Joe Osgood is on this week as we talk about his experience in Jail. Well....Facebook Jail. What got him in Facebook Jail for one day? We talk about his "controversial" post, other of his posts, Trump not being allowed back on Facebook and more. Plus my thoughts of Ben & Jerry's Vs Hood, Coca Cola's political statements, bears in Goshen, and Joe talks about the Sullivan County Nursing Home project & his dismay with several State Representatives.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 5-5-2021 05/06/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 5-5-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase is on recapping the bike auction that happened two weeks ago, it was a giant success for Claremont and all the bikes were taken. We talk about the cleanup days, the event happening @ Arrowhead this weekend in Claremont, and then my wife Christine pops in. We talk about her accent, graduating from River Valley this Friday and we find out if I am right or she is right regarding a traffic light discussion we had recently. Chief Chase sorts it out for us. Needless to say, one of us lost the argument and is less than thrilled.
info_outline Kevin Onnela 5-4-2021 Part 1 05/05/2021
Kevin Onnela 5-4-2021 Part 1 I hadn't talked with Kevin in a couple weeks, because I was on vacation. We catch up on how he is doing, how his missing finger is feeling, Biden's address last week, working with one arm, the benefits of tax dollars, and more.
info_outline Brent Wilmot - Jaqui Baker - Glen St Amant - 4-23-2021 04/23/2021
Brent Wilmot - Jaqui Baker - Glen St Amant - 4-23-2021 Newport Police Chief Brent Wilmont, Deputy Sheriff Glen St. Amant and from Youth CAN Jacqui Baker are talking about the National Drug Take Back Day happening not just in Newport, but all over the country. We talk about the importance of getting these prescription medications out of your house, if unused, the opioid epidemic, why do you not flush them, what is Youth CAN, other towns also doing the Drug Take Back Day, and more. Plus things get unwound as we talk about books we have read, Brent spills his water, I am losing my shirt on crypto $ and other random stuff.
info_outline Mike Dewey - Claremont Kiwanis - 4-23-2021 04/23/2021
Mike Dewey - Claremont Kiwanis - 4-23-2021 Mike Dewey, with the Claremont Kiwanis, is talking about the the 21st Annual Big Online Auction for children's charities Friday April 23 - Saturday May 1. You can bid online at www.ourkiwanisauction.com. All profits from this event will go to Claremont Kiwanis Children's Charity. There are over 200 items to bid on. We talk about the return on the Claremont Brewfest, how their Christmas program went, what the Kiwanis does, and more.
info_outline Joe Osgood - 4-22-2021 04/22/2021
Joe Osgood - 4-22-2021 Joe is here as we talk zero politics this week. We talk about going to Mars, the physics of sound & light, are aliens real, did Joe see a UFO when he was younger, he did see an asteroid, going on vacation, Joe giving away his timeshare, and lots more
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 4-21-2021 04/22/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 4-21-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase is on this week talking about fog, his birthday, were police on alert due to the Chauvin case in MN, the release of the officers involved in the shooting in Claremont, drug take back day, the bike auction, free tire disposal day and more.
info_outline Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 3 04/20/2021
Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 3 Our final segment with Kevin includes talk about going out for food, chinese food, Indian food, the Onnala property would make a good wedding venue, the George Floyd situation & trial happening, this area being neglected, and more.
info_outline Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 2 04/20/2021
Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 2 Kevin got off the phone with his doctors and we resumed, talking about all the snow he got up at his place this last week, his friend the boxer, MMA fighting, my love for the Wide World Of Sports, the new way to bowl, carrying a gun, mass shootings and more.
info_outline Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 1 04/20/2021
Kevin Onnela 4-20-2021 Part 1 Kevin is in and we learn about his injuries that happened to him this past week. How did he smash up his finger, and how did he knock his finger off? Yes, you read that right..... We learn about his trip to the hospitals, talk about other injuries he got and more. Then the doctors called him, so we had to take a break. More of Kevin in part 2"
info_outline Car Nutz - 4-20-2021 04/20/2021
Car Nutz - 4-20-2021 Wayne and Ed are on with me this week as we talk about Wayne's Subaru project for his wife, working on his S10 truck, getting parts for vehicles that are not made anymore, going to a flea market this weekend, how Wayne gets rid of telemarketers, Ed has to go back to the doctors, and more.
info_outline Leigh Stocker - Summercrest - 4-18-2021 04/20/2021
Leigh Stocker - Summercrest - 4-18-2021 Leigh Stocker from Sumemrcrest is on the radio with me talking about my Amazon Alexa, getting older & not understanding technology, this Spring has been busy at Summercrest & the expansion, Covid rules at Summercrest, Newport Chamber of Commerce events happening this summer, and much more.