WJPF Morning Newswatch

State Rep. Brandon Phelps 11-13-2014

State Rep. Brandon Phelps (D-Harrisburg) stops by The Morning Newswatch to speak about a variety of topics, including fracking, and activity in the General Assembly, including a conversation with Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner (R-Winnetka)

Debra Hogg 11-12-1014

Debra Hogg, Communications Director for Hospice of Southern Illinois, stops by The Morning Newswatch to talk about some of the common misconceptions relating to hospice care.

David Yepsen 11-12-2014

David Yepsen, Director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at SIU stops by The Morning Newswatch to talk about the fallout from last week’s election results, and how Illinois voters are in opposition to an extension

Jim Marlo 11-11-2014

Williamson County Commissioner Jim Marlo stops by The Morning Newswatch to discuss the dissolution of Whiteash and what it means for other small villages in Southern Illinois

Dr. Glenn Poshard 11-10-2014

Former Congressman, Gubernatorial Candidate, and SIU President Dr. Glenn Poshard stops by The Morning Newswatch

Ruthie Shelton 11-10-14

Ruthie Shelton, author of The Untold Story – Death, Deceit, & Discovery stops by The Morning Newswatch to talk about her new book

John Shimkus 11-07-2014

Republican U.S. Rep. John Shimkus joins us to discuss the fallout from Tuesday’s midterm elections.

Emily Henson 11-07-2014

AutumnFest coordinator Emily Henson joins us to discuss this weekend’s event at John A. Logan College.

Dr. Mike Dreith 11-06-2014

Dr. Mike Dreith, the president of John A. Logan College, joins us to discuss what a Bruce Rauner governorship means for the college and education as a whole, as well as this weekend’s AutumnFest.

Mark Cosgrove 11-06-2014

Mark ‘Skip’ Cosgrove joins us to talk about this year’s Toys for Tots program.