WJPF Morning Newswatch

Annette McMichael 09-08-2014

Annette McMichael with Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing Our Environment (S.A.F.E.) joins us to explain the group’s reaction to the new rules on hydraulic fracturing.

Bill Enyart 09-08-2014

Democratic Congressman Bill Enyart joins us to explain his side of the debate issue in regards to the 12th Congressional race.

John Shimkus 09-05-2014

Congressman John Shimkus joins us to discuss the situation in Iraq with Islamic State, the return to Congress next week and his reelection campaign.

Ed Davis 09-05-2014

Ed Davis with Veterans on Parade joins us to discuss this Saturday’s event.

Marc Miller 09-04-2014

Marc Miller, director of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources joins us to discuss the new fracking rules.

Dr. Michael Dreith 09-04-2014

John A. Logan College President Michael Dreith joins us to discuss a drop in enrollment and growing problems for the college.

Dr. Paul Sarvela 09-03-2014

Interim SIU-C Chancellor Dr. Paul Sarvela joins us to discuss the first enrollment increase – albeit a small one – in a decade.

Eric Thorsland 09-03-2014

Democratic candidate for Illinois’ 15th Congressional District, Eric Thorsland, joins us to discuss his campaign.

Kevin Baity 09-02-2014

Carbondale City Manager Kevin Baity talks downtown development, the Carbondale Fire Station and what happens next after the firing of former police chief Jody O’Guinn.

Ed Smith, Leigh Bedokis-Gusta 09-02-2014

Ed Smith and Leigh Bedokis-Gusta join us to discuss this weekend’s Carterville Free Fair.