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 Catherine Bardier - New London Hospital - 10-22-2021 10/22/2021
Catherine Bardier - New London Hospital - 10-22-2021 Catherine Bardier from New London Hospital as we talk about the drive up flu clinic, national drug take back day, and the open house at NLH.
info_outline Chief Brent Wilmot & Chief Mark Chase - 10-22-2021 10/22/2021
Chief Brent Wilmot & Chief Mark Chase - 10-22-2021 Chief Brent Wilmot is here with special guest Chief Mark Chase of Claremont as the two debate their annual challenge. It sounds like they will continue the eating hot stuff challenge. Last year it was a tie. This year, they vow to have a winner. The two bounce back and forth on this topic like a pair of high school jocks. We also talk other police stuff too at some point.
info_outline PJ Lovely 10-21-2021 10/22/2021
PJ Lovely 10-21-2021 PJ Lovely is here from the Newport Recreation Department. It's a busy time of year as fall sports are quickly coming to an end, and winter sports are just around the corner. We recap this past week, what's ending, what's on it's way, when are signups and more.
info_outline Joe Osgood 10-21-2021 10/22/2021
Joe Osgood 10-21-2021 Joe Osgood zoom'ed in with me this week because of scheduling issues. We talk about the picture of the hot rod behind him from his office, prices of everything going up, the Dems in the US Senate battling, I find bamboo interesting, Trump's words on General Powell's passing, and more.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 10-21-2021 10/20/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 10-21-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase is in studio as we talk about the Chief Chace Vs Chief Wilmot epic battle looming in the distance. There has been some chatter on and off air about this and Mark lays down the line right here...he says Chief Wilmot is "scared." We talk about the eventual challenge, people give their ideas for what they should do and more. We also talk about being shot in the eyes with pepper spray, the new motorcycle coming to Claremont PD, Halloween coming up and more.
info_outline Kevin Onnela 10-19-2021 10/19/2021
Kevin Onnela 10-19-2021 Kevin Onnela is here and we basically just bicker for almost 2 hours. Not sure why both of us were wearing cranky pants, We bicker about the DOT fixing the roads, the people holding the signs, Covid, the vaccine, Trump's actions as President, and lots more. We eventually get donuts dropped off and we were better to each other.
info_outline Car Nutz 10-19-2021 10/19/2021
Car Nutz 10-19-2021 Wayne and Ed are in studio as we talk about Eddie's hunt for a truck, the guys going out looking at a Jeep in Vermont, Wayne & Ed went down to CT for the giant flea market last weekend, walking around with a wad of cash on you, flaggers on the road being entertaining, remembering Keene Pumpkin Fest, and more.
info_outline Shanon Martin - Newport High School - 10-18-2021 10/18/2021
Shanon Martin - Newport High School - 10-18-2021 Newport High School's Principal Shannon Martin is on as we talk about the Academic Expo & Transition Fair at Newport Middle and High School & Sugar River Valley Regional Technical Center. This event happens on Thursday Oct 21 from 6-8pm. We talk about what is offered, how the community is invited to share the evening with students and families as we explore the many school and community resources and wonderful opportunities that our district has to offer. The Expo is an exciting event where we will showcase our student’s work and talents. We also talk about Covid, remote learning, and more.
info_outline Leigh Stocker - Summercrest - 10-18-2021 10/18/2021
Leigh Stocker - Summercrest - 10-18-2021 Leigh Stocker is here one day after her birthday. We talk about me running into her at Market Basket, the joys of grocery shopping, the new health services director at Summercrest, and lots more.
info_outline Chief Brent Wilmot - 10-15-2021 10/17/2021
Chief Brent Wilmot - 10-15-2021 Chief Brent Wilmot is here as we talk about going to concerts, Red Sox baseball, seeing Adam Sandler, Dancing with the Newport Stars, Brent is dancing this year, why Brent cut his beard, the press release sent out earlier in the week, Chief teaching drivers ed this week and more.
info_outline Lake Sunapee VNA & Hospice - 10-14-2021 10/17/2021
Lake Sunapee VNA & Hospice - 10-14-2021 From the Lake Sunapee VNA and Hospice, Cathy Raymond and Jeana Newbern are on as we talk about the contest Ledyard Bank is doing. We learn how Ledyard is giving away $30,000 to non-profits, what the VNA had to do, how to vote for this video, and more.
info_outline Joe Osgood 10-14-2021 10/17/2021
Joe Osgood 10-14-2021 Another foggy morning here as Joe beats me to a fog joke. Joe wrapped up his driving the corn truck this week. We talk cow poop smell in Claremont, cooking steak on the grill, the Claremont City elections are coming up soon, the Pleasant Street project, Sullivan County Nursing Home, and more.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase & Chief Bryan Burr - 10-13-2021 10/17/2021
Chief Mark Chase & Chief Bryan Burr - 10-13-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase and Fire Chief Bryan Burr are on talking about the Fireman's parade last week, Fire Prevention month, smoke & CO detectors, clean your chimney now, things living in your chimney and much more
info_outline Kevin Onnela - 10-12-2021 10/17/2021
Kevin Onnela - 10-12-2021 Kevin Onnela is back here after missing a couple weeks. Kevin does not have Covid, he has had a cold the last couple weeks after the barn party and didn't want to get anyone sick. Kevin tells a story about Steve Patten having a loader stuck at the Canadian boarder because he doesn't have the right sticker. We have special guests Donna Mahair and Megan Mavor talking about the Dancing With the Newport Stars. Donna and Megan make the announcement as to who is dancing in this year's show. We go over the line up, talk about how to get tickets, and how we really hope Covid doesn't ruin it this year. After the ladies leave, Kevin and I talk more about my memory loss, Marine Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller, the wedding up at Onnela's last weekend, Bob Dombroski came in to talk about the Newport EMTS, and more.
info_outline Car Nutz - 10-10-2021 10/17/2021
Car Nutz - 10-10-2021 Wayne and Ed are here as we start in progress. Ed had his ears flushed the day before, I tried to start a brand new truck and couldn't figure out how to move it, last week we had an extra 19 people call Wayne because of his AAA story, Wayne talks more about AAA, things around here rust, and lots more.
info_outline Derek Ferland - Sullivan County - 10-8-2021 10/17/2021
Derek Ferland - Sullivan County - 10-8-2021 Sullivan County Manager Derek Ferland is here as we talk about the events in Claremont the weekend prior, Alumni weekend, Chili Cookoff, Fall Festival and more. We talk about the plane named after Sullivan County, Derek's work in the Air Force with these planes, and how the airshow was. We talk about the nursing home project, the sober housing project, trails and much more.
info_outline Chief Brent Wilmot - 10-8-2021 10/16/2021
Chief Brent Wilmot - 10-8-2021 Chief Brent Wilmot is on during this foggy start to the workday. We talk concerts, me going to see Willie Nelson, the NBA scandal, Friends of Friday Vs Weary Wednesday, Brent better defined the challenge between he and Chief Mark Chase, and more.
info_outline PJ Lovely 10-7-2021 10/16/2021
PJ Lovely 10-7-2021 PJ Lovely is back as we talk Newport Field Hockey, his very busy weekly last week, Fall sports for Newport Rec, looking ahead to Winter spots, running races this Halloween weekend in Newport, Pickelball, the Senior Games, and much more.
info_outline Joe Osgood - 10-7-2021 10/07/2021
Joe Osgood - 10-7-2021 Joe Osgood is here. We talked, before we started, about terrible ways people used to die in the old days. On air we talk about the fireworks show in Newport, turning milage back on your car, President Biden's submarine issues, Facebook, Covid, and much more.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 10-6-2021 10/06/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 10-6-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase rebuts Newport Police Chief Brent Wilmot's advances of dominance in their annual "challenge" - all to raise money for the Child Advocacy Center. Off air, Chief Wilmot has come up with a couple challenges they can do, Chief Chase can't swim, so at least one of them is out of the question. We talk about what a great weekend it was in Claremont last Saturday for the Alumni Parade and Fall Festival / Chili Cookoff, look ahead to the Fireman's Parade this Friday night, and talk about the counterfeit $100 in Claremont.
info_outline Car Nutz - 10-5-2021 10/05/2021
Car Nutz - 10-5-2021 Wayne and Eddie are in the studio as we talk about Ed having / not having vertigo, being dizzy and riding carnival rides. And then Wayne unloads on his issues with AAA. We recap his Waynebuilt truck breaking down a month or so ago, having to get towed and now he is having AAA issues with them not paying for the full tow. He says he didn't know his utility trailer wasn't covered , we talk about policies, he has called all over talking to people from AAA and more.
info_outline General Don Bolduc - 10-4-2021 10/05/2021
General Don Bolduc - 10-4-2021 General Don Bolduc, candidate for US Senate, is on this month as we talk about the Afghanistan withdrawal, his take on leadership in the military and in the Oval Office, what he is asked mostly while on the campaign trail, his training at becoming a police officer, and more.
info_outline Stevens Alumni Association - 9-30-2021 09/30/2021
Stevens Alumni Association - 9-30-2021 From the Stevens Alumni Association, Caroyln, Bev and Dick are in as we talk about the parade this weekend, how the covid planning has been, who is coming this year, the new route this year for the parade, other events happening, and much more.
info_outline Chief Mark Chase - 9-29-2021 09/29/2021
Chief Mark Chase - 9-29-2021 Claremont Police Chief Mark Chase is here as we talk about the huge weekend in Claremont coming up. Saturday is the big day, the 150th anniversary of the Stevens Alumni Association - the big parade and more. We talk about the parade route, where it will go, where not to park, the best place to get bbq chicken and more. Also on Saturday is the Fall Festival in Claremont & Chili Cookoff. We talk about these great community events.
info_outline Car Nutz 9-28-20201 09/29/2021
Car Nutz 9-28-20201 The Car Nutz are here as we talk about getting comfy, Ed hates his hearing aid, mouse problems, who would win Shark Vs Croc, going to the Autumn Roundup in Ludlow / seeing old tractors, what I would do with Powerball winnings, Wayne driving slow on his road, Wayne got a new horn, Ed went to the doctors yesterday, Wayne doesn't do his shoulder exercises, and more.