Open Record: The Magic of Music

Make-a-Wish Wisconsin is celebrating 40 years and marking a major milestone by granting their 8,000th wish.

Episode 314: The Magic of Music

Make-a-Wish Wisconsin is celebrating 40 years and marking a major milestone by granting their 8,000th wish. In this episode of Open Record, FOX6 Investigator Bryan Polcyn invites FOX6 anchor and reporter Carl Deffenbaugh on to talk about how the magic of music was able to give one teen the chance of a lifetime.

Conventional Wisdom: Delegating Duties

Delegates from across the U.S. will descend on Milwaukee for this summer's RNC. FOX6’s Ted Perry and Stephanie Grady speak with three of them.

Episode 2: Delegating Duties

Hundreds of delegates from across the U.S. will descend on Milwaukee for this summer's Republican National Convention. But how are they picked, and what exactly is their role in nominating their party's candidate?

Open Record: The Race is On

From the presidential primary to dozens of school referendums, voters hit the polls April 2 to cast their ballots.

Episode 313: The Race Is On

From the presidential primary to dozens of school referendums, voters hit the polls April 2 to cast their ballots. In this episode of Open Record, FOX6 Investigator Bryan Polcyn and FOX6 political reporter Jason Calvi break down the numbers and results.

Open Record: In-Person Influence

Professor Christopher Devine joins Open Record to explain why Presidential campaign visits often do little to influence voter behavior.

Episode 312: In-person Influence

When it comes to presidential campaigns, the Badger State is a must-visit -- a battleground that can make or break a candidate. But do campaign visits really influence voter behavior?

Conventional Wisdom: Unconventional

From Fiserv Forum in downtown Milwaukee, the 2024 Republican National Convention’s ripple effect will be felt across southeast Wisconsin.

Episode 1: Unconventional

In this inaugural episode of Conventional Wisdom, FOX6’s Ted Perry and Stephanie Grady invited UW-Milwaukee Professor Emeritus Mordecai Lee to discuss how primaries revolutionized American politics, the role conventions now play and whether they're needed at all.

Open Record: Utter Disregard

The latest FOX6 investigation explores the loophole in Wisconsin law that allows dangerous drivers to keep on driving.

Episode 311: Utter Disregard

It's against the law to drive without a valid license in Wisconsin. But it's almost never a crime, no matter how many times you get caught. In this episode of Open Record, FOX6 Investigator Bryan Polcyn explains the loophole in state law that allows dangerous drivers to keep on driving, putting you and your family at risk.

Open Record: Sight Unseen

From a local university's mystery messages on a classroom chalkboard to helping visually impaired people in Southeast Wisconsin enjoy the outdoors, we learn inspiration can come from anywhere.

Episode 310: Sight Unseen

Whether it's daily words of wisdom coming from an unexpected place or defying expectations, you never know when or where you'll find that spark. In this episode of Open Record, FOX6 Investigator Bryan Polcyn invites FOX6 anchor and reporter Carl Deffenbaugh on to talk about two recent feature stories that have one thing in common.

Episode 309: The Unscheduled Interview

In the news business, much of what we do revolves around scheduled interviews where a reporter asks the questions and an interviewee shares information, insight, and reaction. But not everyone we want to interview for the news wants to be interviewed.

Episode 308: Something Shady

A Waukesha solar installation company closes and leaves customers with unfulfilled contracts. Now, the FBI is investigating that company for fraud.

Open Record: Private Lessons

FOX6 files an open records request for the public records and investigation reports into the case against a former Oak Creek High School teacher charged with sexually assaulting a student.

Episode 307: Private Lessons

An April trial date is set for the former Oak Creek teacher accused of sexually assaulting a student. FOX6 Investigator Bryan Polcyn invites FOX6 reporter Sam Kraemer on to talk about the case and more specifically, the open records request Sam made.