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Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

WBEZ’s Reset brings context to the latest Chicago-area news with experts, journalists and newsmakers. Want to be a connected Chicagoan in the know? Subscribe to this podcast! You can email the team behind Reset at reset@wbez.org. Or leave us a voicemail at 888-915-9945.

Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

‘Reset’ host Sasha-Ann Simons interviews WBEZ reporters Mariah Woelfel and Tessa Weinberg on Feb. 20, 2024.

WBEZ’s Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons is your forum for the Chicago conversation.

We bring context to the latest local news with journalists, experts and newsmakers. And we cover a wide variety of beats from State and City Politics to Arts and Culture to the Environment. Every Tuesday, we talk Health and Wellness. Every Thursday, it’s Food and Music. We’re on the latest news stories throughout the week and on Fridays in our Weekly News Recap.

Reset really is your forum. We love to work your voice and ideas into the show. To leave a suggestion, news tip or feedback, leave us a voicemail at 888-915-9945 or email us at reset@wbez.org.

If you’re a local listener, join us live on the radio weekdays from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. CT on 91.5 FM WBEZ. You can also listen from anywhere live or on delay online and on the WBEZ app.

Not much of a radio listener? We’re working hard to meet folks where they like to read, watch and listen to news, culture and conversation.

You can find Reset on YouTube, Instagram, TikTok, X, Facebook and our podcast.

We’ve also got a great daily newsletter that hits your inbox at 10:30 a.m. every weekday. Sign up here!

Recent
Chicago’s mayor wants a progressive ally to lead City Council Zoning Committee, and decides not to remove George Washington statue from City Hall.
To kick off a new series on lesser-known museums and galleries in the Chicago area, Reset introduces you to a hidden gem inside a historic landmark.
Alanis Morissette, Carly Rae Jepsen, and the Black Pumas are all scheduled to hit the Chicago stage this weekend.
“Texture often is the quality you can’t quite put your finger on,” says Aneka Saxon, beverage director for a local hospitality group.
The movement is as much about lobbying corporations and governments as it is about individual responsibility.
Author Michele Weldon creates intersections of her experiences with pop culture, media, consumerism, family traditions, and healthcare.
A report from Enrich Chicago reveals shifting commitments to supporting the BIPOC arts since 2020.
After the 3.4 quake lightly shook Dekalb county early on Monday morning, lots of Illinoisans were surprised, to say the least.
Imagine having to drive tens of miles just to get to your closest hospital. That’s the reality for some rural populations.
As of July 14, 2024, 9 people have been tested positive for bird flu.
Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

‘Reset’ host Sasha-Ann Simons interviews WBEZ reporters Mariah Woelfel and Tessa Weinberg on Feb. 20, 2024.

WBEZ’s Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons is your forum for the Chicago conversation.

We bring context to the latest local news with journalists, experts and newsmakers. And we cover a wide variety of beats from State and City Politics to Arts and Culture to the Environment. Every Tuesday, we talk Health and Wellness. Every Thursday, it’s Food and Music. We’re on the latest news stories throughout the week and on Fridays in our Weekly News Recap.

Reset really is your forum. We love to work your voice and ideas into the show. To leave a suggestion, news tip or feedback, leave us a voicemail at 888-915-9945 or email us at reset@wbez.org.

If you’re a local listener, join us live on the radio weekdays from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. CT on 91.5 FM WBEZ. You can also listen from anywhere live or on delay online and on the WBEZ app.

Not much of a radio listener? We’re working hard to meet folks where they like to read, watch and listen to news, culture and conversation.

You can find Reset on YouTube, Instagram, TikTok, X, Facebook and our podcast.

We’ve also got a great daily newsletter that hits your inbox at 10:30 a.m. every weekday. Sign up here!

Recent
Chicago’s mayor wants a progressive ally to lead City Council Zoning Committee, and decides not to remove George Washington statue from City Hall.
To kick off a new series on lesser-known museums and galleries in the Chicago area, Reset introduces you to a hidden gem inside a historic landmark.
Alanis Morissette, Carly Rae Jepsen, and the Black Pumas are all scheduled to hit the Chicago stage this weekend.
“Texture often is the quality you can’t quite put your finger on,” says Aneka Saxon, beverage director for a local hospitality group.
The movement is as much about lobbying corporations and governments as it is about individual responsibility.
Author Michele Weldon creates intersections of her experiences with pop culture, media, consumerism, family traditions, and healthcare.
A report from Enrich Chicago reveals shifting commitments to supporting the BIPOC arts since 2020.
After the 3.4 quake lightly shook Dekalb county early on Monday morning, lots of Illinoisans were surprised, to say the least.
Imagine having to drive tens of miles just to get to your closest hospital. That’s the reality for some rural populations.
As of July 14, 2024, 9 people have been tested positive for bird flu.