WJPF Morning Newswatch

Dale Fowler (Source: Saline County Chamber Of Commerce)

Dale Fowler 05-10-2016

Harrisburg mayor Dale Fowler is running for State Senate District 59. He joined Tom Miller in the studio to discuss the senate race, the issue regarding coal power and the impact of unit and mine closures, and

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Greg Conley 05-10-2016

President of the American Vaping Association, Greg Conley, spoke with Tom Miller about the studies on vaping versus tobacco and the new regulations on vaping issued by the FDA.


Mike Pinto 05-09-2016

Chief Operating Officer and manager of the Southern Illinois Miners, Mike Pinto joined Tom Miller in the studio to discuss opening weekend-which kicks off this Friday.


David Gerczak 05-09-2016

David Gerczak is president of the Small Businesses of Fantasy Sports Trade Association. He spoke with Tom Miller over the phone about the pending legislation aiming to regulate and tax fantasy sports betting and to explain the


Steve O’Keefe 05-05-2016

Marketing Director of John A. Logan College, Steve O’Keefe joined Leigh Caldwell of WJPF in the studio to talk more about upcoming events at the college as well as the upcoming graduation of the 2016 class, and


Cory Jobe 05-05-2016

Cory Jobe is the director of the Illinois Office of Tourism. He joined Leigh Caldwell in the studio this morning to discuss Illinois’ tourism week, the status of the tourism industry, and to explain Project “Time Off”.


Mike Popovich 05-04-2016

Mike Popovich was made the head coach of the Morthland College football team back in February. He spoke with Leigh Caldwell of WJPF over the phone to talk more about his time as coach for Mount Zion before

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Mike Henry 05-03-2016

Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry spoke with Tom Miller about the recent balanced budget for Carbondale and the town meeting for Tuesday night regarding the city’s water quality.

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Brandon Phelps 05-03-2016

State Representative Brandon Phelps spoke with Tom Miller on the phone. They discussed many topics, including one referring to Phelps’ proposal for a constitutional amendment to make taxpayer money for road funds go towards road repairs as

State Representative Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro)

Terri Bryant 05-02-2016

State Representative Terri Bryant spoke on the phone with Tom Miller about a number of topics including the large support Molly’s Law has received as well as the speculation as to when the state budget will finally