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On Deck

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

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

Location:

United States

Description:

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

Twitter:

@WCBURadio

Language:

English

Contact:

(309) 438-2255


Episodes

On Deck - Thursday, August 11, 2022

8/11/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, August 11th. You'll hear about how the Peoria International Airport is expected to make a full rebound after the COVID-19 pandemic. Plus, a former White House expert on climate science weighs in on the Inflation Reduction Act and our climate. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:39

On Deck - Wednesday, August 10, 2022

8/10/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, August 10th. You'll hear about the results of the annual Redneck Fishing Tournament held in Bath, Illinois. Plus, a mobile app developed in Peoria is changing the way workplaces unionize. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:34

On Deck - Tuesday, August 9, 2022

8/9/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022. You'll hear about a Canton father who claims YouTube's algorithms targeted his young son with viral videos that ultimately influenced him into attempting a prank which left him with permanent brain damage. Plus, an interview with the ACLU of Illinois about racial disparities in traffic stops.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Monday, August 8, 2022

8/8/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, August 8th. You'll hear about a new scam that's targeting central Illinois businesses', plus a conversation with Peoria Mayor Rita Ali on how the Cure Violence program may still be an option the city considers for a community-based approach to reducing gun crime.

Duration:00:08:39

On Deck - Friday, August 5, 2022

8/5/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, Aug. 5, 2022. You'll hear about the 15th anniversary of a Peoria business incubator. And a new trail expansion is now open to the public. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Thursday, August 4, 2022

8/4/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022. You'll hear about a new mural that honors former Peorian and civil rights leader Dr. CT Vivian. Plus, an interview with the longtime owner of the Costume Trunk in Peoria. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Wednesday, August 3, 2022

8/3/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022. You'll hear about what the Peoria area can expect regarding severe weather this week, plus hear a new agency's plans for designing a statewide regional and local infrastructure for early childhood education and care. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Tuesday, August 2, 2022

8/2/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022. You'll hear about a new accountability and equity initiative the City of Peoria is launching to support underutilized businesses. Plus, hear how one Peorian is looking to bring boxing and a lifeline to the youth in Peoria who need it most. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:39

On Deck - Monday, August 1, 2022

8/1/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, Aug. 1, 2022. You'll hear about a new tool that might help a Woodford County police department more safely handle tense situations. And a conversation with the state's new EV coordinator about equity and access. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Friday, July 29, 2022

7/29/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, July 29, 2022. You'll hear about a much earlier start to the school year for Peoria Public Schools students. Plus, the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas has forced schools across the country to reflect on what school safety means to them. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Thursday, July 28, 2022

7/28/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, July 27, 2022. You'll hear about how the Peoria City/County Health Department will fund a $25,000 gun violence study. Plus, an interview about rising farmland values in central Illinois. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Wednesday, July 27, 2022

7/27/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, July 27, 2022. You'll hear about how the Peoria City/County Health Department will fund a $25,000 gun violence study. Plus, an interview about rising farmland values in central Illinois. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:25

On Deck - Tuesday, July 26, 2022

7/26/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, July 26, 2022. You'll hear about additional gun-control measures supported by Sen. Tammy Duckworth. Plus, does Caterpillar owe Illinois (and Peoria) more of an explanation about its Texas move? On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:39

On Deck - Monday, July 25, 2022

7/25/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, July 25th. You'll hear about efforts to beautify a community garden in the North Valley. Plus, Democratic U-S Senator Tammy Duckworth talks about gun control and how to manage inflation. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Friday, July 22, 2022

7/22/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, July 22nd. You'll hear about new research conducted by State Farm about how Millennials are spending their money on big life decisions. Plus, the results from Peoria's passenger rail feasibility study are in. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:39

On Deck - Thursday, July 21, 2022

7/21/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, July 21st. You'll hear from U.S Senator Dick Durbin and Senator Tammy Duckworth as they call for congressional action to ban military style weapons for the average person in the United States. Plus, an infectious diseases expert breaks down Monkeypox, the new COVID-19 variant, and if the public should be concerned about either. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:24

On Deck - Wednesday, July 20, 2022

7/20/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day. You'll hear about Peoria Mayor Rita Ali's call to focus on violence reduction efforts within the city, and reconciliation between city council and Peoria's Black community. Plus, a retired BNSF conductor provides some history on Peoria's freight railways.

Duration:00:08:09

On Deck - Tuesday, July 19, 2022

7/19/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, July 19th. You'll hear about the Peoria City Council's plans to discuss how to spend nearly 8 million dollars in state and federal funding for violence reduction at their meeting tonight. Plus, a look at how Illinois has the chance to uphold its promise to diversify the cannabis industry, and a Peoria woman's struggle to obtain a license. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:40

On Deck - Monday, July 18, 2022

7/18/2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, July 18, 2022. You'll hear the latest on discussions about violence-interruption funding in Peoria. Plus, a look at mental health challenges facing members of the LGTBQ+ community. On Deck is produced by Holden Kellogg.

Duration:00:08:39

WCBU's On Deck - Friday, July 15, 2022

7/15/2022
On today's episode, you'll hear about how Planned Parenthood is adapting abortion services from Wisconsin to Illinois. Plus, a preview of a weekend-long Pride festival in Peoria.

Duration:00:08:18