WJPF Morning Newswatch


Skip Cosgrove 10-28-2015

Michael Roberts sits down with Skip Cosgrove to discuss the upcoming Veteran’s Appreciation Tailgate which takes place Sat, October 31st during Military Appreciation Day at SIU.


Joe Zdankiewicz 10-27-2015

Michael Roberts sits down with Joe Zdankiewicz of the Southern IL Metropolitan Planning Organization to discuss some of the group’s plans to improve transportation infrastructure in some Southern IL communities.


Dick Durbin 10-27-2015

Michael Roberts speaks with U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) about a budget agreement recently made in Congress, his meeting with other Southern IL lawmakers, and his thoughts on the IL budget impasse.


David England 10-26-2015

Michael Roberts sits down with David England, an Emeritus Professor of Finance to discuss his challenge to CNBC’s Jim Cramer, as well as the effect lower oil prices could have on global markets, and an upcoming seminar


Leigh Caldwell 10-26-2015

Michael Roberts sits down with Leigh Caldwell, spokesperson for Morthland College, about further developments on the West Frankfort campus.


Brad Colwell 10-22-2015

Tom Miller sits down for his first interview with new SIU Interim Chancellor, Dr. Brad Colwell.

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Keith Roberts 10-22-2015

Tom Miller sits down with IDOT Engineer Keith Roberts to discuss upcoming construction projects around Southern Illinois.

Governor Bruce Rauner

Bruce Rauner 10-21-2015

Tom Miller speaks with Governor Bruce Rauner about the current fiscal condition of Illinois as we are 4+ months into the fiscal year without a budget.