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Sunday, March 4, 2012

We've Moved!

We are excited to announce that the WOMT Radio blog has moved to a brand-new location in the blogosphere!

You can now find us at www.womtradio.wordpress.com.

We hope that you will find the new blog to be visually interesting and exciting, as well as more user-friendly and interactive.  Stop by today to see what's new and say hello, and let us know what you think!

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

WOMT Social Media Updates

Welcome to the brand-new year!  It's already January 18th, so hopefully you're settling into 2012 and enjoying it.  There's finally some snow sticking around; we'll let you decide if that's a good thing or not!

We at WOMT would like to let you know that in the next several weeks, you can expect some exciting new changes to our social media presence!  We will be updating the look of our blog, and will be utilizing the blog several times a week to provide you with goings on at the station and within the community, news from our clients, and even giveaways from time to time.  We will also be re-establishing the Facebook Frenzies, with an all-new format.

We hope that you're as excited as we are about these changes!

Now, you tell us:
What's your most and/or least favorite thing about winter?

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Fall News and Updates

With fall well underway, there is lots of news around the station and the community!

We would like to congratulate the Milwaukee Brewers for winning the NL Central Division and making the playoffs for the first time in nearly three decades!  Follow the Brewers throughout the entire post-season on WOMT Radio.

Remember, WOMT's all-new sports show, Sports Talk, takes place live every Monday evening beginning a 6:25.  Stop out to Wenzel's Perfect World on Calumet Avenue every Monday night to watch live and participate with our announcers and exciting guests.  If you can't make it to see the show in person, listeners can also call in live with their questions or comments at 682-4674.  Fans can also download previous episodes from our online archives at www.womtsporstalk.com, and topics and guests can be found on the website as well.  If you're on Facebook, become a fan of Sports Talk to stay up to date with fun facts and trivia, and hear about news and updates.

Sports Talk is excited to announce that they have partnered with NEW Coaches to put together your exclusive opportunity to travel in style for a true sports-lovers experience!  This trip will include round trip transportation from Manitowoc, three nights of quality lodging, refreshments on the bus, and four days worth of fantastic stops along the way!  Some of the places on the itinerary will include the NFL Hall of Fame and the Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame, and may include tickets to either a baseball or football game or even a behind the scenes tour of Miller Park!  In between the fun stops, we will dine at famous sports eateries along the way.  There are only 50 seats available, so don't hesitate to sign up ~ a $100.00 deposit will reserve your spot on the list!  Sports Talk fans will even have the opportunity to win a pair of seats on the bus.  Each Monday evening, fans can enter the contest live during the broadcast of Sports Talk at Wenzels, and on the first Monday of each month one person will be chosen from the previous month's entries to be a contest finalist.  After we have our 8 finalists, one very lucky person will be chosen!  Dates and details are still being finalized.


Our summer Facebook promotion, the WOMT Facebook Frenzy, will return on Monday, October 10!  We have over $2,000.00 worth of prizes that will be given away exclusively online to our Facebook fans!  Fantastic prizes have been donated by the following sponsors:
Lakeside Pepsi
Anderson Planning Group


Fans of "Money Talks!" have another exciting year to look forward to in 2012 with new experts and guests on all four days!  New experts include American Home & Garden, Ellerman Glass, Fox World Travel, Kretsch Heating & Air Conditioning, Dennis Gutman Insurance Agency, and Bank First National.

As a reminder, every week listeners have the opportunity to win a 30-day membership to Anytime Fitness during "Health Trivia".  We post a weekly trivia question every Tuesday ~ be the first to answer correctly for your chance to win!

If you don't already, we encourage you to follow us on Facebook and Twitter - @womtam - for all the latest news and updates as well as monthly opportunities for exclusive online prizes!

Monday, September 5, 2011

"Be My Guest" || September Schedule

September 6 - Dick Roher
September 7 - Greg Buckley
September 8 - Paul Tittl
September 9 - Jason Ring
September 12 - Rob Herrmann
September 13 - Doug Haag
September 14 - Sandy Lange, JDRF
September 15 - Tony Dick
September 16 - Bob Ziegelbauer
September 19 - Andre Jacques
September 20 - Mayor Justin Nickels
September 21 - Holy Family Memorial
September 22 - Capitol Civic Centre
September 23 - Tom Hartman
September 26 - Senator Joe Liebahm
September 27 - Angel Avina
September 28 - Laurie Crawford
September 29 - George Reis
September 30 - Mark Rohrer

"Senior Matters" || September Schedule

Don't miss "Senior Matters" Tuesday mornings from 11:30 - Noon, exclusively on WOMT Radio!

September 6:  Sue Sippel & John Jagemann representing the Domestic Violence Center


September 13:  Tim Poklinkowski of Manitowoc Landscape


September 20:  Dean Halverson of Leede Research


September 27:  Lynn Seidl-Babcock of HomeCare Health Services & Hospice

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Facebook Links

The official WOMT website has an all-new feature called Facebook Links.  Here you can find our Facebook Links business partners; be sure to check out their Facebook pages and become a fan!  The following are our current Facebook Links partners:
*American Family Insurance
*Apple Natural Health Clinics
*Bartow Builders
*Big Apple Bagels
*The Fitness Store
*His and Hers Styles Plus
*Lakeshore Dental
*Lords N' Ladies Salon N' Spa
*Manitowoc Coffee
*Mishicot Dental
*ROCK Ministry
*Workingman's Friend

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra Community Chorus Announces Auditions


The Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra announces auditions for membership in its Community Chorus, directed by Jennifer Kasten. Auditions will take place in the Choir Room at First Presbyterian Church, 502 North Eighth Street, Manitowoc, on Tuesday, September 6. Interested singers can call (920) 860-6306 to schedule an audition time between 7:00 and 10:00 p.m. A prepared selection is not required. Instead, singers will be asked to sing simple vocal exercises and the patriotic song America the Beautiful to demonstrate their range and vocal quality.

Upcoming events for the Community Chorus include an appearance on the MSO’s October 29th HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR and the annual holiday performance of Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, December 11th. Because of space limitations at the performance venue, the choir for Messiah is limited to the participation of only 40 to 50 singers. A larger group will be used for the SPOOKTACULAR and for other events later in the season that are still inn the planning stage. The chorus rehearses at the Capitol Civic Centre every other Tuesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., starting September 13.

To schedule an audition or for additional information, please call Jennifer Kasten at (920) 860-6306.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

In Memory of Cooper James Beaupre

Family and friends of Dan and Sara Beaupre have organized a couple different ways to help Children’s Hospital in memory of Cooper.

1st annual SHOOT FOR COOP
Sunday, August 14th 10:00am – 3:00pm
Reedsville Sportsman’s Club
7015 Pleasant View Road, Reedsville, WI
18 yard Trap Shoot & 20 yard Archery Shoot
$20/per person entry fee
Food and refreshments available
Silent Auction, Door Prizes and T-Shirts
For more information contact:  “Bullet”  (920) 901-3907

MOOSEFEST
August 25th-27th at The Smiling Moose Grill & Bar
10731 Hwy 42, Newton, WI
Donations are being collected and will be used for Cooper Beaupre Memorial and donated to Children’s Hospital.
A plaque will be presented to Dan and Sara with all the donors listed on Saturday August 27, 2011.
**The Moosefest is a yearly event sponsored by the The Smiling Moose Saloon & Grill.  The festival is packed with activities, bands, a parade, fireworks, food and drinks.  Find more information on their Facebook page  http://www.facebook.com/moosefest11

Donations can be made in any denomination at:
ASSOCIATED BANK – COOPER BEAUPRE MEMORIAL
1000 Franklin St.
P.O. Box 1205
Manitowoc, WI 54221
(920) 683-2400
Please be sure to include your name and or organization.
For further information contact:  Wally Mielke (920) 973-3999  

A big THANK YOU goes out to everyone.  Your prayers and support of Dan & Sara has meant so much.  This is just another way we can help Dan & Sara remember Cooper for the HERO he is!  Thank you.

~Dr. Michael Orchekowski