WIUM Tristates Public Radio

Issues and Ale

The Issues & Ale series is designed to engage our listeners in conversations on  issues that effect them while in a casual atmosphere.  You could also partake in a pint or two.  All Issues & Ale are free and open to the public.

Galesburg Issues & Ale
April 24th,  6pm
Navigating Health Insurance & Care
Location: Cherry St. Restaurant and Bar, 57 South Cherry St., Galesburg

Tri States Public Radio is hosting a non-partisan panel discussion about rising healthcare costs, local options and challenges for specific groups like veterans and farmers.

Panelist Include:

  • Kathleen Brown, Galesburg VA Outpatient Clinic
  • Dr. Annevay Conlee, Family Medicine physician, OSF HealthCare
  • Roxanna Crosser, OSF HealthCare Western Region CEO
  • Brian Duncan, BP Illinois Farm Bureau
  • Erin Olson, Knox County Health Department
  • Deanne Ralston, Galesburg VA outpatient Clinic
  • Staci Simpson, Knox County Health Department
  • Chris Winick, Galesburg Township

Moderated by: Madelyn Beck, Harvest Public Radio

Burlington Issues and Ale
May 23, 6pm
School Safety
Burlington Bent River Brewing

TSPR's southeast Iowa correspondent Jason Parrott will moderate a discussion with a panel of expert on the safety concerns faced by out schools.  The members of the panel will be announced soon.