Bill Buchner

WSHU-All Things Considered host

Bill began his radio journey on Long Island, followed by stops in Schenectady, Bridgeport, Boston and New York City. He’s been a music host, news anchor and traffic reporter. Bill is glad to be back on the air in Fairfield County, where he has lived with his wife and two sons for more than 20 years.

A Long Island environmental fund is getting a long overdue audit. Connecticut lacks affordable housing outside of its cities, fighting West Nile virus on Long Island, and finding ways to adapt to climate change.

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Connecticut Attorney General William Tong wants to hold social media giants more accountable. New Yorkers seem to like their new governor. Are gun makers marketing more to minorities? And the house where ol’ blue eyes still sings.

Connecticut’s economy is below the national average. In New York, Governor Hochul wants to expand veterans benefits to some National Guard, deforestation in our region is contributing to millions of CO2 emissions, and New Haven’s violence epidemic.

Hurricane Ida hits our region hard, a deadly plane crash in Connecticut, and a historic Connecticut theater gets a makeover. 

This OES-16 East GeoColor satellite image taken Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at 11:40 a.m. EDT., and provided by NOAA, shows Tropical Storm Henri in the Atlantic Ocean.

The National Weather Service has downgraded Henri to a tropical storm. The current outlook from forecasters has Henri making landfall on Block Island  on Sunday morning. However, Tropical Storm  Warnings are in effect for Long Island and the Connecticut shoreline, with 75 mph winds and several inches of rain still forecast.