Human Trafficking in Western Wisconsin on The West Side – Feb. 11

RIVER FALLS – Human trafficking in western Wisconsin will be discussed on The West Side, which airs at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 on The Ideas Network of Wisconsin Public Radio.

Host Rich Kremer will speak with State Representative Jodi Emerson of Eau Claire and Cat Jacoby who represents Fierce Freedom in Eau Claire, a non-profit organization that seeks to educate and raise awareness about human trafficking in this area. The show will explore incidences of human trafficking in western Wisconsin and efforts to stop the practices.

The West Side is a call-in program focused on issues specific to western Wisconsin. The show airs on Mondays at 10 a.m. on 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-FM/ River Falls, with a live stream at www.wrfw887.com. Listeners may call in with questions and comments during the program at 1-800-228-5615. Archives are available at www.wpr.org/programs/west-side-rich-kremer.