WJPF Morning Newswatch

Les O’Dell 08-13-2014

Carbondale Chamber of Commerce Director Les O’Dell joins us to discuss the economic impact of students returning to the area for the fall semester at SIU-C.

Jim Marlo 08-12-2014

Williamson County Commissioner Jim Marlo joins us to talk about a new debt collection program.

Vic Ritter 08-12-2014

Herrin Mayor Vic Ritter joins us in studio.

Skip Cosgrove 08-11-2014

Skip Cosgrove joins us to talk about the traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall.

Dr. Jeff Ripperda 08-11-2014

Dr. Jeff Ripperda joins us to talk about shingles.

Glenn Poshard 08-08-2014

Former SIU President Glenn Poshard joins us the morning before he’s honored at Rent One Park in Marion for his career as a politician, philanthropist, educator and veteran.

Bart Millstead 08-08-2014

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale Vice President Bart Millstead joins us to discuss the $52 million expansion to the hospital.

Brandon Battles 08-08-2014

River Radio Digital Media Specialist Brandon Battles joins us to discuss ways to keep your private information private online.

Dr. Michael Dreith 08-07-2014

John A. Logan College President Mike Dreith joins us less than two weeks before the fall semester starts.

Mark Collins 08-06-2014

Herrin Unit 4 Superintendent Mark Collins joins us to discuss the upcoming school year  and the struggle of keeping the school afloat during tough financial times.