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Regionally Speaking, Tuesday, November 23, 2021


Today:  Purdue University Northwest psychologist and "Pandemic Parenting" creator Amanda Zelechoski is on "Regionally Speaking" to talk about the new podcast and companion website she's involved with: "Roadmap to Resilience," which offers practical information for helping youth who are experiencing stress and trauma.  The chief nursing officer st St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart talks about the new high-tech hospital beds which are now in place throughout the Hobart facility, and how they benefit patients and hospital staff.   And Kim Olesker, the director of museum operations at the Barker Mansion in Michigan City, along with her programs and events coordinator Michele Gustin, talk about the historic mansion and its long-anticipated opening next month after extensive renovation.  A number of events are planned in December, before more renovation work is done during the winter months.  The museum then opens again to visitors and for individual events in the spring.

Chris Nolte produces and hosts “Regionally Speaking” aired weekdays from noon to 1:00 p.m. He's also the temporary local "Morning Edition" host.