WJPF Morning Newswatch

David Yepsen 07-29-2014

David Yepsen with the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute joins us to discuss the gubernatorial race.

Annette McMichael 07-28-2014

Annette McMichael with the group Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing Our Environment (SAFE) joins us to talk about the group’s opposition to hydraulic fracturing.

Kevin Baity 07-28-2014

Carbondale City Manager Kevin Baity joins us to give us a status update on the new fire station.

John Bradley 07-25-2014

State Rep. John Bradley joins us to talk about the recent downgrade in Illinois’ finances from Standard and Poor’s and the lack of progress on fracking.

Jim Oberweis 07-25-2014

State Sen. and GOP candidate for U.S. Senate, Jim Oberweis joins us to talk about his campaign.

Michael Jones 07-24-2014

Michael Jones, director of the General John A. Logan Museum, joins us in studio.

Bill Enyart 07-23-2014

Congressman Bill Enyart joins us to discuss the ongoing conflicts in Gaza and Ukraine.

Brad Richards 07-23-2014

Brad Richards with the Illinois Oil and Gas Association joins us to discuss their frustration’s over the lack of progress on fracking.

Bob Butler 07-22-2014

Marion Mayor Bob Butler joins us to discuss the latest in Marion, including the next phase in a major construction project on Route 13.

J.R. Russell 07-22-2014

J.R. Russell with the Marion Ministerial Alliance and the Marion Food Pantry, joins us to discuss their upcoming “Will Rock For Food,” concert featuring The Fixx.