This is a newsmagazine featuring the key stories of the day that are relevant to you.  It’s a community forum for and about metro Atlanta. Host Rose Scott knows the ins and outs of covering news important around Atlanta.

She’ll lead discussions on the issues that impact where we live. WABE’s news team is going into metro Atlanta neighborhoods to provide context, storytelling and a sense of place. You’ll hear not only from the biggest newsmakers, but also from folks who don’t often get a voice.

“Closer Look” features a mix of local national and international stories and interviews. It’s an interactive space to share ideas and dig deeper into issues. It’s not just about Atlanta; it’s a program for Atlanta.

Featured Episode

Georgia Secretary Of State Announces Plans To Investigate Complaints Of Unlawful Voter Registration Efforts

WABE reporter Emil Moffatt brings us the latest from a press conference Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger held earlier today where he announced plans to investigate complaints that third party groups are attempting to erroneously register voters for January.

Also, Andrea Young, executive director of the ACLU of Georgia and legal director Sean Young discuss the secretary of state’s new emergency rules adopted for the January run-off election.

And, Atlanta City Planning Commissioner Tim Keane shares plans to re-imagine a portion of Peachtree Street.

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