Chippewa Valley This Week
We begin with state reaction to the SCOTUS' decision in a Mississippi case overturning federal abortion protection in Roe vs. Wade, hearing from retired women's health care provider, Diane Ontvedt and GOP Gubernatorial candidate, Rebecca Kleefisch, along with reading reactions from State Rep. Jodi Emerson(D-Eau Claire), State Rep. Rob Summerfield(R-Bloomer), and GOP 3rd District Congressional candidate, Derrick Van Orden. From a recent Eau Claire County Chamber of Commerce Eggs & Issues on "Our Energy Future," Carl Hosley, Xcel Energy Regional VP of Rates & Regulatory, comments on Xcel's path to carboon-free by 2050 ; City of Eau Claire Senior Planner, Ned Noel, touches on the city's energy plans; and Eau Claire Energy Cooperative CEO, Monica Obrycki, talks about the challenges of moving toward electric vehicles. Finally, Caleb Svendsen talks to Hope Village board member, Ruth Rosenow, about their ever-expanding efforts to help the unsheltered in Chippewa Falls.