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On Deck is a daily news podcast produced by the WCBU Peoria Public Radio newsroom and hosted by Daniel Musisi. New episodes are available every weekday by 7 a.m.

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On Deck is a daily news podcast produced by the WCBU Peoria Public Radio newsroom and hosted by Daniel Musisi. New episodes are available every weekday by 7 a.m.

    On Deck - Friday, April 9, 2021

    On Deck - Friday, April 9, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, April 9, 2021. Our top story is about how local wineries are hoping to bounce back after a difficult year. You'll also hear how live event and performance spaces are beginning to make a big comeback after being closed due to the pandemic.

    • 8 min
    On Deck - Thursday, April 8, 2021

    On Deck - Thursday, April 8, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, April 8, 2021. Our top story is about how it will take at least another two weeks to determine who will be Peoria's next mayor. You'll also hear from Mayor Jim Ardis. For the first time in 22 years, he won't be a part of Peoria city government.

    • 8 min
    On Deck - Wednesday, April 7, 2021

    On Deck - Wednesday, April 7, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Our top story is about how the Peoria mayoral race is still too close to call. Tim Shelley tells us where we're at in the process, and what needs to happen to determine the winner. You'll also hear how lawmakers want to change how people get insurance company approval before medical treatment.

    • 8 min
    On Deck - Tuesday, April 6, 2021

    On Deck - Tuesday, April 6, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Our top story is about how the Housing Authority of Champaign County's newest affordable housing complex is in Henry, a river town about an hour due north of Peoria. You'll also hear how Dr. Harold Kasimow was just 3 years old when the Germans took control of his Polish village. Now 83, he's telling his Holocaust survival story in Peoria.

    • 8 min
    On Deck - Monday, April 5, 2021

    On Deck - Monday, April 5, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, April 5, 2021. Our top story is about how four Bradley seniors have launched the "Bring the Beat" program to add music to an after-school program at the Proctor Center. You'll also hear how small towns across the country looking to brand their community have learned the importance of recalling hometown heroes. So it should come as no surprise that Chillicothe refers to Johnston McCulley, the creator of "Zorro" as the

    • 8 min
    On Deck - Friday, April 2, 2021

    On Deck - Friday, April 2, 2021

    WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, April 2, 2021. Our top story is about how a network of volunteers keep watchful eyes on water quality in streams and rivers across Illinois, and you'll soon have a chance to join them. You'll also hear how on Tuesday, voters in Washington will make city history in choosing their mayor for the next four years. We'll close out today's episode with violin music from Bradley University Research Assistant Professor and

    • 8 min

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