VIA Radio Programs

Keystone Edition

Listen Sundays at 7:30a and 4:30p on VIA Radio

VIA connects you to your neighborhood and to the world. Each Sunday we explore our region as we introduce you to the people and places that make this part of Pennsylvania unique. From artists, to business leaders, to politicians, to your neighbors who have fascinating and sometimes surprising stories to tell.

Keystone Edition is hosted by VIA Radio's Paul Lazar. Each episode features segments on a variety of topics produced by Paul Lazar, Lisa Mazzarella, Erika Funke, Larry Vojtko, George Graham, Fiona Powell and Chris Norton. Segements are available for on-demand listening here on our website.



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Hear about a group of area professionals trying to make a difference

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Raising Salaries Could Help PA Teacher Shortage

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There’s a growing teacher shortage in the Keystone State, and a new study says raising teacher salaries could help.

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Central Susquehanna Valley Arts Calendar

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Fiona Powell gives an update on arts events happening in the Central Susquehanna Valley

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Marilyn Stasio

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Erika Funke speaks with the New York Times crime columnist about her talk “Hard-boiled Dames: How Women Writers Changed the Crime and Mystery Novel”

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More than half of Americans want major changes to the system of government

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More than half of Americans want major changes to the system of government, including about 1 in 10 who want a complete overhaul.

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Mental Health Drop-In Centers

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Drop in centers are a powerful resource, allowing people who have a mental health diagnosis to help one another.

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Meet the Team

Paul Lazar

Paul LazarEvening news anchor, reporter, and producer of Music From St. Stephen's and other programs, Paul Lazar is the Radio Production Coordinator at WVIA-FM. 

Paul got his start in radio at Rock 107. In 2008, he had the opportunity to produce a Christmas program for WVIA with special guest Chevy Chase. In 2009, he won a Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters award for his news feature, "World War II Stories," that featured interviews with World War II veterans at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. 

He's worked at the Times Leader, and also worked as a stringer at the Scranton Times covering high school football. 

Paul is a 2001 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University, where he received his B.A. in Journalism.



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