Thursdays @ 7:30

A 30-minute interview program hosted by KPTS President and CEO Victor Hogstrom. Each week, Hogstrom gets up close and personal with one of South Central Kansas’ notable personalities, for a lively, fun and insightful conversation. It’s a chance for viewers to get to know the person behind the public image.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: David Parks

David Parks, son of photographer and writer Gordon Parks, speaks candidly about the challenges of having a famous father. He also discusses his time in the Vietnam War and his published diary that came from those experiences.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Lily Wu

Journalist Lily Wu shares her pride in the Wichita asian community and explains why she is so involved in community service.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Frankie Valens

Former pop star Frankie Valens sings his biggest hits and explains how he balances faith and fame.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Sierra Scott

Community volunteer and television host Sierra Scott talks about winning a beauty pageant at age 53, and why she is always on the go.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Larry Steckline

Farm broadcaster Larry Steckline talks about his life, career, his autobiography, and why he enjoys being a friend and advocate for Kansas farmers.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Bob Scott

Chamber Music at the Barn's Bob Scott tells why he made music his avocation rather than his career, and shares his thoughts on living a well-rounded, fulfilling life.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Prisca Barnes

Literacy advocate and television star Prisca Barnes explains how her upbringing prepared her for success and community service and why she still has not found "Mr. Right".

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Don Reinhold

Wichita Symphony CEO Don Reinhold explains why music is food for the soul and why he loves Kansas so much.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Jeff Longwell

Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell talks about the last time he cried and explains why Wichita's economy is struggling.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Luis "Big Lou" Lopez

Former professional baseball player Luis "Big Lou" Lopez talks about family, baseball, and his secrets for success in the business world.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Noreen Carrocci

Newman University President, Noreen Carrocci, talks life, love, and higher education.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: U.S. Representative Ron

Ron Estes, U.S. Representative for Kansas' 4th congressional district, talks about his life and his view of the current political landscape in Washington.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Dave Freeman

Longtime Wichita meteorologist, Dave Freeman, talks about his successful career at KSN, his decision to retire, his faith, and what's ahead in the next chapter of his life.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Dr. Joseph Galichia

Dr. Joseph Galichia talks about his life as one of the nation’s leading cardiologists and what frustrates him the most.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Karla Burns

Tony-nominated singer and actress Karla Burns shares her recipe for success and why Wichita will always be home.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Susan Peters

Longtime Wichita news anchor Susan Peters speaks her piece about television news, why she left the business and why her next chapter in life may be the most satisfying.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Lavonta Williams

Lavonta Williams talks about her life as a teacher and shattering the glass ceiling to become the first African-American councilwoman elected to Wichita’s first district.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Earnest Alexander

Gospel Singer Earnest Alexander explains how his childhood in Selma, Alabama during the 1950s and 60s led him to Wichita.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Rip Gooch

93-year-old aviation trailblazer Rip Gooch explains his success in the face of racial prejudice.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Larry Hatteberg

Kansas television legend Larry Hatteberg shares his thoughts on life and local news.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Jim McCann

One-man band Jim McCann performs and talks about his world travels.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Rene Steven

Kansas fast food mogul Rene Steven talks life, love and career.

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One on One with Victor Hogstrom: Ann Garvey

You may be surprised at what Wichita artist and philanthropist Ann Garvey has to say about her life and family legacy. It’s an up close and personal interview you won’t see anywhere else.