Richard Ager

Wyoming Chronicle Host Richard Ager

Richard Ager came to Wyoming PBS in January, 2012, and is the public affairs producer and host for two signature Wyoming PBS shows: Wyoming Chronicle and Capital Outlook.

Prior to Wyoming PBS, here is Richard’s biography:

New Hampshire Public Television

May 1993 – July 2011

  • Public Affairs program on New Hampshire Public Television. Became program host in 2009 – made program a forum for in-depth exploration and discussion of timely issues. Panelist in several state and federal election debates.
  • Produced NHPTV/NHPR live gavel-to-gavel coverage of the impeachment and trial of NH Supreme Court Chief Justice David Brock
  • Reporter, Producer, Writer, Host for several public affairs programs at NH Public Television including “NH Journal”,
  • “NH Roundtable” and “NH Tonight”.
  • Wrote and produced several Cultural specials including “Tuck’s Gift” (upcoming Nov. 2011), “Autumn’s Passage” (2008), “Who Has Seen the Wind?” (1999) and “The Mysteries of New Hampshire “(1998). Documentary about DUI, “Just One Night”(1997), is distributed by PBS and still used in NH court system. These programs are available for sale on the NHPTV website.
  • Guest Host for “The Exchange”

New Hampshire Public Radio

2003 – 2008

  • Guest Host for “The Exchange”
  • Frequent fill-in host on daily statewide call-in show

the Monitor Channel

January 1991 – January 1992

  • Producer of Today’s Monitor, daily newsmagazine program at the Monitor Channel in Boston

WGBH in Boston

February 1991 – June 1991

  • Freelance Reporter at “The Ten O’Clock News”

NewsDay at CBOT

January 1986 – January 1990 (4 years 1 month)

  • News reporter at CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) station in Canada’s capital

Education – University of Ottawa

BA, Psychology

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