Macomb, IL – Western Illinois lawmakers share their thoughts on Governor Pat Quinn's budget proposal. Rich Egger talked to State Representative Rich Myers (R-Colchester), State Senator John Sullivan (D-Rushville), and State Representative Don Moffitt (R-Gilson). Topics covered include the proposed hike in the state income tax, the proposed capital bill, and how each lawmaker's district might benefit from the governor's budget plan.
Macomb, IL – This week's program is an audio tour of the current exhibit at the Western Illinois Museum in Macomb. "Abraham Lincoln: The Making of a President" will remain on display until May 2. Rich Egger talked to museum curator Sue Scott and local historian Raymond Krey about the exhibit.
Keokuk, IA – Jason Parrott's guests are Mark Smidt of the Keokuk Riverfront Improvement Committee and Kevin Epperlie of the Durrant Group. They talk about Keokuk's Riverfront Master Plan, which could be completed in a matter of weeks.
Macomb, IL – Rich Egger's guest is WIU Women's Center Director Janine Cavicchia. They talk about Women's History Month, which is observed in March. Cavicchia also previews some of the events and activities taking place during WHM.
Macomb, IL – Rich Egger's guests are the three candidates who are running unopposed in the February 24 Macomb election. They are Clay Hinderliter in the Seventh Ward and Dennis Moon and Don Wynn for seats as Alderman At Large. You can listen to complete interviews with all of the Macomb City Council candidates in the Macomb Election Interviews section of the news page.