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January 14, 2003

WBAA Town Forum discusses how to keep resolutions

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. Self improvement will be the focus of discussion when WBAA resumes its broadcasting of the "WBAA Town Forum" at 7 p.m. Thursday (1/16).

The show will be broadcast live from Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2323 Sagamore Parkway, Lafayette. Among the panelists are registered dietitian Rachel Geik, from Purdue University's Department of Foods and Nutrition, and Volker Thomas, director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Center at Purdue.

David Bunte, WBAA-AM program director, says he hopes listeners will gain valuable information on how to achieve their goals.

"We are going to look at some of the most common issues for New Year's resolutions, why they are hard to keep and some keys to success," Bunte says. "Dieting, smoking cessation and improving interpersonal relationships will be discussed."

The public can come to Barnes & Noble to be part of the show's audience and ask questions. Listeners can phone in comments and questions at (765) 496-1999 or toll-free at (866) 922-2101 if they live outside the local calling area. The program can be heard at 101.3 FM and on AM 920. WBAA also can be heard on the Web at

CONTACT: David Bunte, (765) 494-3961,

Purdue News Service: (765) 494-2096;

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