Scott Widmeyer has been in the communications field for three decades. He has advised presidents, governors, CEOs, as well as major foundations and companies. His show, Nantucket Cross Currents, a weekly public affairs/lifestyle program on WNCK 89.5 FM, Nantucket's NPR station, will dive into a broad range of national/world topics and their impact on Nantucket.


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The ACKtors Colony hosted by Cynthia Csabay and Kevin Mohler, Saturdays at 11:06 am and Sundays at 8:06 pm.

Art Talk produced and underwritten by the Artist Association of Nantucket at 9:04am

Balancing ACK hosted by Joanna Roche, Saturdays at 10:30am and Sundays at 11:30am.

Cross Currents hosted by Scott Widmeyer, Saturdays at 10:06 am and Sundays at 11:06am. Sponsored by A Walk Around Nantucket

Island Blue Notes hosted by Charley Walters, Sundays from 7-9am. Sponsored by Donelan Wines at

Nantucket’s Art and Social Calendar runs 6 times a day weekly, underwritten by Gene Mahon at

The Nantucket Board of Selectman Meetings run live every Wednesday at 6pm, brought to us by NCTV 18.

An Encore Presentation of Nantucket’s Great American Songbook hosted by the late and great Jon von Soosten Sundays from 9:06a-11am.

Nantucket News updates at the end of every hour Monday – Friday 7a-7p

Town Talk a weekly look at the issues affecting our daily life in the Town and County of Nantucket, Saturday and Sunday at 12:06 pm. Presented by the Town of Nantucket


Contact Information

  • OFFICE: 508-228-9770 FAX:603-372-0084
  • Studio:
    19 Old South Road
    Nantucket MA. 02554

  • General Manager - Laura Burnett -

Many thanks to our business partners

Become a part of the island’s local public radio and associate your business or organization with Nantucket’s new NPR station 89.5. Reach the NPR and classical listening audience by investing in underwriting announcements or programming segments. These messages will rotate throughout the day or in a fixed position in our amazing quality programming on WNCK.


Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention

Annye’s Whole Foods

Artists Association of Nantucket



A Walk Around Nantucket

Beacon Real Estate

Best Estate Sales

Bouchard Père & Fils

Cape Air

Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank

Champagne Henriot

Cleveland Clinic

Decorative and Fine Arts Show

Donelan Wines

Espresso To Go

Ezia Athletic Club


Finn Partners

Fogged In Bookkeeping


Housing Nantucket

Innovation Arts and Entertainment

Island Attic/Island Antiques

J. Pepper Frazier

John Lawrence Funeral Home

Ken Blanchard Company

Mahon About Town

Maria Mitchell

N Magazine

NHA Properties, Inc.

Nantucket Arts Council

Nantucket Bake Shop

Nantucket Book Partners

Nantucket Chronicle

Nantucket Community Music Center

Nantucket Culinary Center

Nantucket Energy

Nantucket Historical Association

Nantucket Holiday’s for Heroes

Nantucket Hotel

Nantucket Inn

Nantucket Internal - WAZK

Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum

Nantucket Memorial Airport

Nantucket Musical Arts Society

Nantucket New School

National Grid

Old Spouter Gallery


Quidley and Company

Robert Sarkisian Island Properties

Rogers & Gray Insurance

Rotary of Nantucket


Shepley Wood Products

Shepherd Real Estate

Surfing Hydrangea Nursery

The Antiques Council

The Brotherhood of Thieves

The Lily Project

The Nobby Shop

Theatre Workshop of Nantucket


University of Virginia

Wicked Island Bakery

William Fèvre Chablis

Windwalker William Ravis


NPR for Nantucket and the Islands – At last!

WNCK began broadcasting in 2002. In 2014 new studios were built and the station became affiliated with National Public Radio. We hope you'll tune in for Morning Edition, All Things Considered, NPR News and top quality Classical Music.