WJPF Morning Newswatch

Jeff Grubbs 12-25-2014

Carbondale Interim Police Chief Jeff Grubbs stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss policing the City of Carbondale, and the relationship the citizens of Carbondale have with officers after the recent events in Ferguson, MO and New

Dr. Kyle Buchman 12-12-2014

Dr. Kyle Buchman is a General Practitioner based in Herrin. Dr. Buchman joins the Morning Newswatch to discuss tips to protect yourself as we move further into cold and flu season.

Terri Bryant 12-12-2014

State Representative-Elect Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss what she has been learning as she prepares to be sworn into office.

Congressman Bill Enyart 12-11-2014

Congressman Bill Enyart (D-Belleville) joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss the upcoming vote on the omnibus bill that, if passed, will avoid a government shutdown.

Bob Butler 12-11-2014

Marion Mayor Bob Butler joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss the passing of Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.

Todd Goodman 12-10-2014

Todd Goodman is the CEO of Timberline Fisheries in Marion. Timberline ships live pet food all over the world. Todd joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss how a business in Marion grows at the rate at which

David Luechtefeld 12-09-2014

State Senator David Luechtefeld (R-Okawville) joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss what is ahead for the state legislature.

Jennifer Jolly 12-09-2014

Jennifer Jolly is an award-winning tech journalist who writes for USA Today. She joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss the role of technology in gift-giving as we inch closer to the December holidays.

John Bradley 12-08-2014

State Representative John Bradley (D-Marion) joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss the fallout from the recent fall veto session.

Congressman John Shimkus 12-05-2014

Congressman John Shimkus (R-Collinsville) joins The Morning Newswatch to discuss a meeting he had with Governor-elect Bruce Rauner in Washington, among other topics.