20 episodes

WSIU takes a closer look at issues around the region. From arts and entertainment, to science and nature, the environment, politics, and other topics people are talking about.

InFocus News WSIU Staff

    • News
    • 5.0 • 1 Rating

WSIU takes a closer look at issues around the region. From arts and entertainment, to science and nature, the environment, politics, and other topics people are talking about.

    Birth to Five Illinois Director discusses priorities

    Birth to Five Illinois Director discusses priorities

    IPR's Tim Shelley talks with Cicely Fleming

    • 5 min
    SIUC Chancellor: Raises, enrollment gains a priority for Fall 2022

    SIUC Chancellor: Raises, enrollment gains a priority for Fall 2022

    WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with SIUC Chancellor Austin Lane

    • 8 min
    Long COVID patients join a chronic illness community seeking answers

    Long COVID patients join a chronic illness community seeking answers

    For many patients with long COVID, life doesn’t go back to normal. But they aren’t alone. They join a community of chronic illness patients who hope the money being poured into studying long COVID will have a wider benefit.

    • 3 min
    Carbondale's downtown revitalization, home rule status are top of mind for Mayor and City Manager

    Carbondale's downtown revitalization, home rule status are top of mind for Mayor and City Manager

    WSIU's Jennifer Fuller talks with Mayor Mike Henry and City Manager Gary Williams about happenings in and around the city

    • 6 min
    IDNR changes Asian Carp's name to Copi to encourage harvesting and consumption to block their expansion to the Great Lakes

    IDNR changes Asian Carp's name to Copi to encourage harvesting and consumption to block their expansion to the Great Lakes

    The Illinois Department of Natural Resources unveiled a new name and re-branding campaign for the Asian Carp to clear up public misconceptions about the invasive species. There are four different types of carp that are considered invasive in the United States: bighead, black, grass and silver carp.

    • 5 min
    Donations and demand increase for groups that help pay for abortions

    Donations and demand increase for groups that help pay for abortions

    Independent abortion funds have been flooded with donations as they take on a larger role in the fight to protect reproductive rights.

    • 4 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
1 Rating

1 Rating

Top Podcasts In News

The New York Times
NPR
Crooked Media
The Daily Wire
Cumulus Podcast Network | Dan Bongino
The Daily Wire