WJPF Morning Newswatch

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.

Mike Bost 11-05-2014

Republican Mike Bost joins us the morning after the election to talk about his victory in the race for Illinois’ 12th Congressional seat.

Terri Bryant 11-04-2014

Republican Terri Bryant joins us to discuss her victory in the race for Illinois’ 115th House Seat.

Ron Ellis 11-04-2014

Williamson County Commissioner Ron Ellis joins us on election night to discuss his victory.

Kevin Baity 11-04-2014

Carbondale City Manager Kevin Baity joins us to discuss the recent outcry against panhandling in the town and recent changes to the town’s ordinances regarding liquor establishments and adult entertainment.

Doug Kimmel 11-04-2014

Williamson County Airport Director Doug Kimmel joins us to talk about the recent groundbreaking of a new terminal at the airport.

David Yepsen 11-03-2014

David Yepsen with the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute joins us to share his thoughts on the day before the midterm election.

Dr. Suven Shankar 11-03-2014

Dr. Suven Shankar, a surgical oncologist, joins us to discuss the many procedures he performs, including breast cancer surgery.

Pat Quinn 10-31-2014

Governor Pat Quinn joins us just a few days before one of the most contentious gubernatorial elections in the country.