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Tami Bond

U of I engineering prof among ‘Genius’ grant winners

Listen to our Illinois Public Media News interview with U of I environmental engineer Tami Bond.

Person opening a bottle of Diet Coke

Diet soda may raise risk of diabetes

From NPR News: Artificial sweeteners may alter our microbiomes. For some, this may raise blood sugar levels.

Liang Wang

Liang Wang performs Rouse’s Oboe Concerto

7 pm Thursday, Sept. 18, on WILL-FM

Frostburg State University police officer Derrick Pirolozzi, right, conducts a "knock and talk" at a house near campus, reminding students of laws on underage drinking and open containers.

Colleges brainstorm ways to cut back on binge drinking

From NPR News: Something as simple as encouraging beer stores to quit selling pingpong balls can help.

Franklin, Eleanor and Theodore Roosevelt

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

7 pm all week long on WILL-TV (repeated 9 pm nightly)

Tina Fey and Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.

7 pm Tuesdays, beginning Sept. 23, on WILL-TV: Illuminating the family histories of Tina Fey, Derek Jeter, Ben Affleck, Stephen King, Billie Jean King and more.

The Boomer List, faces of boomers interviewed

American Masters, 8 pm Tuesday, Sept. 23, on WILL-TV

Emperor penguin chicks

Penguins, Spy in the Huddle: 7 pm Wed., Sept. 24-Oct. 8

WILL-TV: Spycams capture life of nature’s most devoted parents and their offspring.

Hope Wolfe holds an heirloom apple.

Backyard Industry: Apple a Day

From the archives: Wolfe Orchard in Monticello grows many more varieties of apples than the varieties you can find in the grocery. Lisa Bralts stopped by.

Martin Clunes as Doc Martin

New to WILL-TV: Doc Martin

8 pm Thursdays: Adventures of a socially challenged doctor in a Cornish village.

Agriculture

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