A public radio talk show that brings you the news, culture, and stories that matter to Illinois.
We regularly interview Illinois’s elected officials – whether they’re in state government or in Congress. You can find those interviews here!
How Illinois Is Enforcing Its ‘Red Flag’ Gun Law; The Working Conditions Of Amazon Drivers; MLS Team Coming To St. Louis
Computer Science K-12 Education; Family of Stem Cell Donor Connects With Recipient 20 Years Later; Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions
Surge In Vaping-Related Illness; Illinois College Enrollment Numbers; Why Doesn’t IL Have NCAA Division-I Hockey?
ENCORE: Illinois Twins Project; Using Artificial Intelligence In The Hiring Process; Predatory Academic Journals
ENCORE: Life-Threatening Food Allergies; Young Evangelicals And Climate Change; Discoveries On Black Holes
ENCORE: Seniors And Misinformation; How Poverty Affects Our Genes; Unplugging From Technology To Fully Experience Nature
ENCORE: Special Sponge For Oil Spill Cleanup; Rural Digital Divide; Sickle-Cell Disease Gene Editing; Virtual Medical Translators
Student Claymation Film ‘Estrella: An Asylum Seeker’s Story’; Active Shooter Drills In Schools; Children Weight-Loss App Backlash
We’re on the air Monday to Thursday at 11 a.m. The call-in number is 800-222-9455.To Listen:
- Live Stream
- iTunes Podcast
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- To find us on Alexa, say "Play AM 580" at 11 a.m., or at other times say "Alexa, ask NPR One to play The 21st"