Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
It's Friday night. Time to unwind with our regular Friday night feature on This Just In.
The weekend has finally arrived.
The sun has set.
The evening sky has erupted.
Let's put controversy and provocative blogs aside for the rest of this work week and smooth our way into Saturday and Sunday.
Tonight....soft, smooth, sultry songs from some new young female vocalists to keep an eye on.
No fancy videos in this week's feature, just some lovely voices I think you'll enjoy.
Let's get started.
The Danish Daily News says Veronica Martell is a "great voice that instantly catches you." Her influences growing up were Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughn and Nancy Wilson.
What others have said about Martell:
"a winning combination of traditional stage presence and modern day charisma"
– The Danish Times.
Around sundown tonight, our Friday Goodnight music feature will highlight some new talent I think you'll enjoy.
I’ve had some wonderful correspondences from people who want to help this year’s Angie Wenzel Scramble, a golf outing to raise funds for Inflammatory Breast Cancer research. It’s touching to receive kind thoughts from breast cancer survivors. Here is one of them, re-printed with permission: