Rabbit Zielke

Feature News Producer

Rabbit has been on the air at WUTC since 1993.  Originally a music host on the weekends and the producer/host of Celtic Harvest, she began producing news segments for Around and About Chattanooga in 2006.  Rabbit is an alumna of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga obtaining a BS in Exceptional Education and MPA with a concentration in Nonprofit Management.  Her background includes teaching, technical writing, IT, electronics technician, US Navy veteran and roller derby announcer.  Rabbit and her husband Jack live in Harrison Tennessee.

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12:02pm

Wed March 5, 2014
Arts & Culture

CISV Seeks Participants for Cultural Exchange Programs

Credit CISV Chattanooga

The Children's International Summer Village (CISV) is dedicated to educating youth through cultural exchange and travel opportunities. 

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11:39am

Tue March 4, 2014
Community

WTCI Wins Emmy Award for PSA

Emmy Award Winning WTCI Producer Emily Compton
Credit WTCI

WTCI worked with the Children's Advocacy Center of Hamilton County to create a public service announcement (PSA) encouraging people to take a stand against child abuse. 

Interview with Emily Compton

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9:56am

Wed February 26, 2014
Happenings

Grab a Hat and Read With the Cat

Credit United Way of Greater Chattanooga

Read Across Chattanooga celebrates the birthday of Dr. Seuss at Hamilton Place Mall March 4th through the 8th with readings of his books each evening and a big birthday bash on Saturday. 

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10:11am

Tue February 25, 2014
Happenings

'Cocktails' Event 2/28 Supports Conservation at Chattanooga Zoo

Credit Chattanooga Zoo

Cocktails for Conservation is an annual event that supports on-going wildlife conservation programs at the Chattanooga Zoo

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10:48am

Mon February 24, 2014
Community

Radon: Is Your Home Killing You?

Radon Zones in Tennessee. Red = Zone 1 Highest Potential. Orange = Zone 2 Moderate Potential. Yellow = Zone 3 Low Potential. Radon gas has been found in homes in all three zones across Tennessee.
Credit http://www.epa.gov/radon/states/tennessee.html / EPA

Radon gas is harmless in small concentrations and can be found everywhere in the United States but in concentrated levels it becomes a serious health concern. 

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11:06am

Thu January 23, 2014
Happenings

Latino Outreach Program Offers Seminar on Autism 1/25

Credit Chattanooga Autism Center

The Chattanooga Autism Center is hosting a seminar on Saturday, January 25, 2014 targeting the Latino community to provide information and a better understanding of autism. 

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9:51am

Tue January 21, 2014
Happenings

Pink! Nouveau Saturday 25, 2014 at the Chattanooga Convention Center

Pink! Nouveau with a touch of the roaring 20's with Will Clegg, Paula Henderson, Scott Mattice, Donna Mattice, Ron Harr, and Linda Andrea.
Credit Memorial Health Care System Foundation

The 9th annual Pink! provides a celebration of life for breast cancer survivors while raising funds for the MaryEllen Locher Breast Center. 

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12:34pm

Thu January 16, 2014
Happenings

Snowboard Competition in Chattanooga January 25

Seth Pangle at the Chattanooga Rail Jam 2013.
Credit Amy Fletcher Photography / Mellow Mushroom Waterside

The 2nd annual Chattanooga Rail Jam will take place Saturday, January 25th at Mellow Mushroom Waterside beginning at 4:00 pm. 

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9:24am

Thu January 16, 2014
Community

TVA Prepared For Next Polar Vortex

The Tennessee Valley Authority set an all time record for power production and distribution during the two coldest days of the year. 

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11:24am

Wed January 15, 2014
Arts & Culture

Whackos at the Tennessee Aquarium

Startled Salacious Pouncer by Stephen Rolfe Powell, part of the Whacko Collection.
Credit Stephen Rolfe Powell

The whimsical glass art of Stephen Rolfe Powell is on display at the Tennessee Aquarium through a collection of glass sculptures known as Whackos

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10:34am

Mon January 13, 2014
Happenings

Ensemble Theater of Chattanooga Sings The Color Purple 1/16 - 1/26

Celie(L-Shante’ Faunteroy) , Mister(Lawrence Sneed) and Nettie(Mary Edwards) in The Color Purple presented by the Ensemble Theater of Chattanooga.
Credit Ensemble Theater of Chattanooga

The Color Purple, presented by the Ensemble Theater of Chattanooga (ETC), opens January 16th at the Eastgate Town Center, home of ETC. 

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10:05am

Thu January 9, 2014
Happenings

Prayer Shawls On Exhibit at the Jewish Cultural Center Through January 15th

Credit Jewish Federation of Greater Chattanooga

Wrapped In Tradition is the current exhibit on display at the Jewish Cultural Center at 5461 North terrace Road in Chattanooga.

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10:05am

Wed January 8, 2014
Happenings

K-5 Language Classes Starting January 13, 2014 at the Chattanooga School of Language

The Chattanooga School of Language is offering an 8 week language series for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade as well as language classes for adults.  The January 13th start date includes groups classes for children in Spanish, French and German. 

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10:17am

Tue January 7, 2014
Happenings

National Human Trafficking Awareness Event at Chattanooga Choo Choo January 10

Unite. Wear White.  That is the theme for the National Human Trafficking Awareness Day and the Chattanooga Coalition Against Human Trafficking will be at the Chattanooga Choo Choo Imperial Ballroom on Friday, January 10th beginning at 9:00 am with information on how to get involved locally in the fight against human trafficking. 

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10:40am

Mon January 6, 2014
Happenings

Take Five: A Literary Discussion on Five Books Features Appalachian Literature

The English Department of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga welcomes community involvement in the Take Five Literary Series beginning January 7th and continuing through April 1st at the University Center from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. 

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