Emily Boyer

Morning Edition Host/Reporter

Emily Boyer is the Morning Edition host for Tri States Public Radio. She can be heard on-air from 5 to 9 weekdays.

A Florida native, Emily now enjoys calling Illinois home. Emily has a bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting from Eastern Kentucky University. While a student at Eastern, Emily began her radio broadcasting career as a reporter and host of the Weekend Edition on WEKU.FM. She also worked at public radio stations KUNC, in Greeley, CO, and Iowa Public Radio.

Emily discovered her love for news and broadcasting in elementary school while serving as the sports reporter for Eagle Eye TV News. During her free afternoons, Emily enjoys naps, golfing and eating dinner around 4:00pm.

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WIU Kibbe Field Station
12:46 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Ridding the Mississippi River of Asian Carp

Mississippi River
Credit Rich Egger / TSPR

Two Western Illinois University faculty members are researching ways to mitigate Asian carp in the upper Mississippi River basin.

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Agriculture
2:50 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

WIU's School of Ag Gets Greenhouse

Greenhouse on Western's campus
Credit TSPR's Emily Boyer

Construction will begin later this month on a greenhouse for Western Illinois University’s School of Agriculture.

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Libraries
12:02 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

McDonough Co. Libraries Secure Money For Improvements

Illinois Representative Norine Hammond, Library Director Dennis Danowski, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White, Illinois Senator John Sullivan and Macomb Mayor Mike Inman
Emily Boyer TSPR

The Macomb Public Library and the Colchester District Library are receiving state funds for renovations and expansion.

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Tim Van Alstine
10:49 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Former AD Draws Final Paycheck From WIU

Former WIU Athletic Director Tim Van Alstine

Western Illinois University's former Athletic Director Dr. Tim Van Alstine reached a resignation agreement with Western in May of last year.

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University Budget
9:52 am
Wed June 11, 2014

WIU Outlines Spending Plan for Next Year

Credit 401(K)2012 / Flickr Creative Commons

Western Illinois University has a preliminary spending plan in place for next year.

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