Hans Ahlström

Operations Manager/Program & Music Director/Continuity Coordinator/Program Producer and Web

Hans Ahlström is the host of several programs including the daily musical variety show Weekday, the mostly straight ahead jazz show Night Studio, the self explanatory Blues Today, and the eclectic Sound Spectrum. You can also hear Hans as the local host of NPR's All Things Considered news magazine. He also helps manage Public Radio 90's web content, hires and trains student staff, writes the occasional news story, and ___________.

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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Business leaders from seven Michigan companies are traveling to South America on a trade mission to increase export opportunities.
       The Michigan Economic Development Corp. says the trade mission starts Sunday and runs through Nov. 11 in Brazil and Argentina.
       The trade mission will include meetings with prospective business partners, distributors and customers. It is being led by the Conference of Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corp.'s International Trade Program.


Former 9-term Upper Michigan Congressman discusses issues related to the Las Vegas massacre, Russian meddling in the last general election, healthcare reform, tax-cut proposals, the Equifax hack and other topics.

Business and Community Support Coordinator

Northern Michigan University


MARQUETTE, MI - The search for a man and a woman swept into Lake Superior at Presque Isle Park in Marquette has been suspended

     The Marquette Police Department received a report yesterday at about 1:35pm of two people swept off Black Rocks during yesterday’s severe weather. Presque Isle and Lake Shore Boulevard, the road leading to the island, had been closed due to poor weather conditions.

Wildlife Roundtable

Oct 22, 2017

Guests discuss how moose have fared in the Upper Peninsula since the 1980s ‘Moose Lift.’ Where are they now, what have we learned about them, and what’s their future? 


A conversation with former eleven term Upper Michigan Congressman Bart Stupak on his book, For All Americans, the story behind the Stupak Amendment and passage of the “Affordable Care Act.”


Hans Ahlstrom speaks with Dan Truckey, Director of the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, about this evening's round-table discussion event on campus.

Managing Utilities

Oct 9, 2017

Michigan Public Service Commissioner Norm Saari discusses the changing landscape of electric utilities, including resource planning, distributed generation and related topics. 

Author John Smolens speaks with Public Radio 90's Hans Ahlstrom about his book "Wolf's Mouth" this year's  One Book, One Community selection. He'll be giving a public reading /discussion as well as a presentation on researching historical novels next week.

The public reading is Tuesday, October 10th at 7pm in NMU's University Center, and the presentation is Thursday, October 12th at 2pm in NMU's Olson Library.

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The Beaumier Heritage Center at Northern Michigan University is celebrating French Canadian Heritage Week with a walking tour in Marquette this Saturday. Center Director Dan Truckey talked with Hans Ahlstrom about the tour and the history of French Canadians in the region.

The French Canadian Walking Tour is Saturday, September 30th, at 1pm in Marquette. The tour begins at the corner of Fourth and Washington streets. For more information, call the Beaumier Heritage Center at 227-3212.