Chris Ranck

Assoc. Director- Program and Operations Services

Chris Ranck is Delmarva Public Radio's Executive Producer,  Program Director  and  Automation Engineer.

Ways to Connect

Happy Holidays from Delmarva Public Radio! We have plenty of special programs to help you celebrate the season.

Christmas Eve

10AM A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Salisbury University website

Salisbury, MD---As the University System of Maryland’s (USM’s) search for a new Salisbury University (SU) president gets underway, two forums for the campus and the greater community will be held Tuesday, December 12.

campaign photo

A look back at President Trump's first year in office.


Mike Pretl- with the Wicomico County Democratic Club

Mark Edney with the Wicomico Republican Central Committee

The holidays can be a difficult time for those who've lost loved ones, including families who’ve sacrificed a member in military service to their nation. As Dana Whitehair reports, a non-profit organization from northern Maine – along with support from here in Delmarva – is doing what it can to make a difference.

  Wreaths Across America website

Wicomico County Executive Bob Culver is seeking a second term, but is facing a challenge.  In the second half, we mark World Aids Day.


Bob Culver, Wicomico County Executive.

Dr. James Cockey, Wicomico Health Department Deputy Health Officer

Jonathan Tichler/Metropolitan Opera

Saturday, December 2nd at 1PM on WSCL, 89.5

The 2017-18 Metropolitan Opera season of live Saturday matinee radio broadcasts opens on December 2 with Verdi’s Requiem.

Want to learn more about this performance before this Saturday? Click here

Full information all all Toll Brothers Saturday Matinee Metropolitan Opera broadcasts.

Podcasts...for Kids?

Nov 28, 2017

Chances are, your children are spending too much time looking at smartphones  these days. Why not give them to listen to?  Here are a few family friendly podcasts your children will love (and you won't mind hearing, either).

Wow in the World is a podcast and a new way for families to connect, look up and discover the wonders in the world around them.

Salisbury University website

Salisbury University's Cultural Calendar week of December 4th, 2017

The tenth edition of the Delmarva Review was published in early November and Hal Wilson’s guests on Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition are Wilson Wyatt, the chairman of the Review and Anne Colwell, the Review’s poetry editor. The program is in two parts. In the first segment Hal talk about the Delmarva Review with his guests and in the second segment they present a dramatic adaptation of the short story “The Church” by Philip Barbara.

Salisbury University website

Salisbury University's Cultural Calendar week of November 27th, 2017