Strom Center Director Carol McCreary discusses that Axline’s in Monmouth will be accepting Medicare patients, since the Shopko pharmacy will be closing.
Warren Achievement Center Marketing Director Sean Cavanaugh discusses the Center’s new Large Business of the Year Award.
Guest Director Alexander Platt highlights his upcoming production “Stars Over Paris”, which will be Saturday February 23rd at 7:30pm at the Orpheum Theater in Galesburg.
Mayor Rod Davies and Public Works Director Andy Jackson discuss the winter weather and road conditions and the recent city council meeting on the WRAM Morning Show.
Monmouth College Professor Doug Rankin and students Amanda Grisson and Brie Stumbo discuss the upcoming production of ‘The Wolves’ at Wells Theater this weekend, February 21-24. For more information, visit monmouthcollege.edu.
FFA President Ashlyn Quinn, Vice President Joe Crum, and FFA teacher Jason Kilbourne discuss the Monmouth-Roseville chapter’s upcoming events.
United Red Storm Boys Basketball Coach Doug Dennison on the AM 1330/FM 94.1 WRAM Morning Show on 2-19-19
Coach Dennison recaps the past week in Red Storm boys basketball and previews the upcoming week on the Monmouth McDonalds Coach’s Corner on the WRAM Morning Show
Jenna Link, Director at the Warren County Health Department, reports on the cold and flu season, Pediatric Dental Month, and the hours of the clinic on the WRAM Morning Show.
Superintendent Ed Fletcher highlights topics discussed at the recent board meeting for the district. Items included snow days, summer school, the evidence based fund, and more.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich shares details about upcoming deadlines for the Warren County Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Michele Kim, Director of Tourism, discusses their award the Galesburg Area Convention and Visitors Bureau received from the Illinois Excellence in Tourism Awards on the WRAM Morning Show.
Tom Best on the Lincoln Foundations activities for the month of February.
Presentation for teacher of the month for our January School Spotlight, United High School, and teacher of the month, Joel Zink.
Director of Corporate and Leisure Activities at Carl Sandburg College, Stacey Rucker, highlights the upcoming Day Trips for this Spring season on the WRAM Morning Show. For more information, search Sandburg Corporate and Leisure on Facebook or call the college at 309-345-3501.
Abingdon-Avon High School Principal Brad Weedman, discusses all the great items going on at the high school for our February School Spotlight and shares the Teacher of the Month on the WRAM Morning Show.
Executive Director Kristyne Gilbert highlights upcoming event at the Buchanan Center for the Arts, including the play Savannah Sipping Society, which will be in production February 8-9 at 7:30pm, on the WRAM Morning Show.
Vice President of Operations for the Western Illinois Ag Mech Club, Leah Hembrough, shares details of the upcoming Ag Mech Expo at Western this coming weekend, February 9-10 in Western Hall.
Mayor Rod Davies, City Administrator Lew Steinbrecher, and Director of Information Technology Ken Helms, highlight the events discussed at the recent city council meeting, including, the building and zoning monthly report, equipment proposal, and the city budget.
Erin Buckmaster, with the Knox County Humane Society, wants to remind listeners to remember their pets inside during the winter months on the WRAM Morning Show.
Kelsey Litchfield, Marketing and Member Engagement Manager, shares details of upcoming events with the Galesburg Chamber of Commerce.
Organizers Stacey Dutton and Dina Chick discuss the kickoff event for the Warren-Henderson Relay for Life 2019 year. The kickoff event is Saturday February 2nd at the Monmouth American Legion.
Photographer Kent Kriegshauser shares about how he got into photography and why it is a passion today on the WRAM Morning Show.
Julia Bernardi, Michelle Shepler, Jodi Scott, & Lori Loving – Regional Office of Education – 1/31/19
Julia Bernardi, RAES East Instructor, Michelle Shepler, Edgenuity Coordinator, Jodi Scott, Regional Superintendent of Schools, and Lori Loving, Assistant Regional Superintendent of Schools, discuss the Family Empowerment Program and an upcoming event at the Sidetrax Bar and Grill in Galesburg for parents on February 27th.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich and Conservation Technician Keely Egelhof highlight some upcoming deadlines with the Natural Resources Conservation Service on the WRAM Morning Show.
Monmouth Police Chief Joe Switzer offers tips to keep in mind during these dangerously cold temperatures over the coming days ahead.
Candy Conard, Associate Executive Director at the Warren County YMCA, and Amber Wood, Community Relations Coordinator at OSF HealthCare Holy Family Medical Center, discuss details for the upcoming Women’s Heart Health fair on Saturday, February 9th at Monmouth-Roseville High School.
Mayor Rod Davies, Police Chief Joe Switzer, Fire Chief Casey Rexroat, and Ken Helms, Director of Information Technology, provide details on the upcoming dangerously cold temperatures to come this week as they announce a public safety service announcement for the Monmouth area.
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Communications at Monmouth College, Trent Gilbert, discusses on generations, focusing on Millennials and Generation Z on the WRAM Morning Show.
Manager Gina Long and President Jared Kunkle update on events happening with the Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau, including the Young Leaders Conference, scholarships, and the Governmental Affairs Conference on February 19th.
Ken Helms, Director of Information Technology, offers tips on how to protect yourself from scams, ransomware, and other computer hacks.
Mayor Rod Davies, Director of Informative Technology Ken Helms, and Public Works Director Andy Jackson discuss the recent city council meeting and update on the weather for the next several days. Items discussed included police and fire reports, funding for traffic signals, and the annexation of the Monmouth Municipal Airport.
President of the Knox County Area Partnership for Economic Development, Ken Springer, is excited to announce their new quarterly event series called Our Economy Updates. This series will provide decision makers high quality local economic data information.
Owner Jim Kauffman highlights how business is going and what Lonnie’s Auto offers to the Monmouth Community on the WRAM Morning Show.
California Artist and Assistant Professor of Studio Art at California Polytechnic State University, Elizabeth Folk, has a series of works on display at Monmouth College’s Len G. Everett Gallery in Hewes Library, now until February 13th. Titled You Are a Monument, the works can be described as “interdisciplinary sculpture and time-based media.”
Monmouth Police Chief Joe Switzer talks the upcoming snow storm to hit the area and how to be prepared if you were to become stranded in your car on the WRAM Morning Show.
Executive Director Kristyne Gilbert talks about upcoming events coming up for the Buchanan Center for the Arts, including the center’s 30th anniversary.
President Ken Springer discusses upcoming events with the Knox County Area Partnership for Economic Development, including the Annual Breakfast and the 2019 CEO program classes to begin Feb 1st.
Candy Conard, Associate Executive Director at the YMCA, highlights the upcoming father daughter dance on Feb 9th.
Board President Dan Porter talk the new facility for the Western Illinois Animal Rescue and how it was made possible, thanks to many generous donations from the community. For more information, visit http://wiarrescue.com.
Superintendent Jeff Whitsitt discusses the districts recent board meeting, including discussion on the 10 Year Life Safety Survey and plans for the summer.
Candy Conard, Associate Executive Director at the YMCA, and Regina Johnson, Director of Multicultural Students Services and First Generation Student Program at Monmouth College, highlight an upcoming service event for Monmouth College students and the residents of Monmouth, which is in the honor of Martin Luther King Jr.
Sean Cavanaugh, Marketing Coordinator, recaps the achievers holiday party and shares news about the recycling center closing on the WRAM Morning Show.
Tina Canada, Coordinator of Diabetes Education, discusses upcoming events to take place with OSF Holy Family Medical Center in the Diabetes Center at the hospital including a Women’s Heart Healthy event, a Live Healthy program, and monthly diabetes meetings.
Superintendent Ed Fletcher highlights the districts recent board meeting, including Accelerated Placement and the tentative budget planning for next year.
United High School is our January School Spotlight and Principal Amy Schmitz shares about the school and the teacher of the month Mr. Joel Zink.
Director Erin Buckmaster updates on what is going on at the Knox County Humane Society and that their are pets available for adoption. For more information, visit http://knoxcountyhumanesociety.org.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich shares they are accepting Markey Facilitation Program applications on behalf of the Farm Service Agency during the government shutdown and offers more details for farmers on the WRAM Morning Show.
Mayor Rod Davies, City Administrator Lew Steinbrecher, and Director of Information Technology Ken Helms highlight the recent Monmouth City Council meeting.
Jessica Linder, Executive Director at the Chamber, highlights upcoming events taking place with the Galesburg Chamber of Commerce during the first couple months of the new year, including their annual dinner on February 28th.
Principal Patrick Coate, Library Technology Coordinator Trish Bertelsen, and 1st Grade teacher Katie Fry at United West share wonderful news that took place at their school. Fry received a top 5 Grand Prize for the Dollar General Suave Help Write Their Life Stories Contest after being nominated by Bertelsen.
Manager Gina Long and President Jared Kunkle discuss recent topics covered at the annual meeting for the Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau, including recreational marijuana and gun control. They also highlighted scholarship opportunities for high school seniors.
Amy Patterson, Executive Director at the Monmouth Chamber of Commerce, shares how Christmas on the Square went and highlights the upcoming Monmouth on the Move Luncheon January 9th and their 100th Annual Dinner on February 20th. For more information visit http://monmouthilchamber.com.
Executive Director Nancy Mowen, discusses how things have been going this holiday season at Jamieson Community Center, including the Christmas baskets, food pantry, and more. For more information, visit https://www.jamiesoncommunitycenter.org/.
Monmouth-Roseville HS AD, Football Coach and IHSA Football Advisory Committee Member Jeremy Adolphson on the AM 1330 WRAM Morning Show on 12-19-18
Coach Adolphson’s reaction to the IHSA’s announcement of the approval of Proposition 23 regarding the “districting” of the IHSA football schedule. Adolphson gives his opinions as an Advisory Committee member, head football coach and athletic director on the WRAM Morning Show.
Monmouth-Roseville Titan Girls Basketball Coach Scott Weber on the AM 1330/FM 94. WRAM Morning Show on 12-19-18
Coach Weber recaps the past week in Titan girls basketball on the Monmouth McDonalds Coach’s Corner on the WRAM Morning Show
Sheriff Martin Edwards discusses the Warren County jail, the possibility of Illinois legalizing recreational marijuana, and other topics on the WRAM Morning Show.
Garrett Lenz, County Executive Director, and Keely Egelhoff, Conservation Technician, discuss the upcoming Market Facilitation Program meeting on Thursday December 20th at 6pm and the Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau, talk on Conservation Cropping Seminars in January, and more. For more information, call the office at 734-9308 or email Keely at [email protected]
Director of Information Technology Ken Helms and City Administrator Lew Steinbrecher highlight the recent Monmouth City Council meeting. Topics included the police and fire reports, the tax levy, and a look into 2019.
Superintendent Jeff Whitsitt highlights the discussion at the recent board meeting at United, including the Tax Levy, the Jr. High Robotics Club, and more.
Marketing Coordinator Sean Cavanaugh highlights business occurring at Warren Achievement and their holiday parties on the WRAM Morning Show.
Superintendent Paula Markey provides insight on what was discussed at the recent school board meeting at West Central School District. Items included feel good items, the Tax Levy, short term substitutes, and setting the graduation date.
Superintendent Ed Fletcher highlights what was discussed at the recent Monmouth-Roseville School Board meeting, including the Tax Levy, hiring of Instructional Coach’s, and a preview of what will be for discussion in January.
Tina Canada, RN and Certified Diabetes Educator at OSF, highlights upcoming events at OSF Holy Family Medical Center in the Diabetes department, including healthy eating seminars and how to handle stress.
Executive Director Kristyne Gilbert, discusses the upcoming productions “Savannah Sipping Society” and “Oliver”. She also highlights their Holiday Open House on Saturday December 15th.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich shares the cost share sign up ends December 10th, two director positions are up for election, erosion concerns, and processing payments. For more information, contact the office at 734-9308.
Mayor Rod Davies and Director of Information Technology Ken Helms, summarize the recent City Council Meeting. Items on the agenda were service anniversary for Brian Morefield, the Monmouth Fire Department report, and the approval of the liability and workman’s comp insurance.
Executive Director Jessica Linder, reports with a follow up on how events went for the Galesburg Chamber in November and highlights the upcoming Galesburg Express event happening this Saturday December 8th from 8am to 5pm.
Administrator for the Bishop Hill Heritage Association Todd DeDecker, highlights the upcoming events for the Lucia Nights happening this Friday December 7th and Saturday December 8th from 6 to 9pm in Bishop Hill. For more information, visit http://bishophillheritage.org.
Coordinator Jim McKee highlights the upcoming Night of Worship with the Worship Warehouse taking place Friday December 7th at 7pm at the Rivoli Theater in Monmouth. For more information, search the Worship Warehouse on Facebook.
Manager Gina Long and Member Chad Long discuss upcoming events taking place with the Warren-Henderson Farm Bureau, including the Annual Illinois Farm Bureau meeting in Chicago, the Young Leaders Conference, and the Women in Ag.
Chorus Director Kevin Ferry discusses the upcoming Madrigal Dinner taking place this weekend (November 30 – December 2nd) at Monmouth-Roseville High School. Friday and Saturday’s show will be at 7pm and then again at 2pm on Sunday. Tickets are $17 and can be purchased through the high school in person or by calling 734-5118.
Research Specialist Krista Swanson, discusses trade with China, yields prices, a 2019 outlook, and more.
Amy Patterson, Executive Director at the Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce, highlights the events to take place during the Christmas on the Square event in downtown Monmouth on Friday November 30th from 5 to 7pm.
Owner Troy McCrery discusses their ongoing buy one get one special for all items in the store besides sporting goods equipment. The sale goes through Saturday December 1st.
Co-chair Diane Carver shares about the Blessings in a Backpack program at the United School District.
Public Works Director Andy Jackson recaps the last few days and dealing with the November snowstorm that hit our area.
Executive Director Kristyne Gilbert, discusses the upcoming auditions for “Savannah Sipping Society” and “Oliver”. She also highlights their Holiday Open House on Saturday December 15th.
Seth Richardson, a Political Reporter for cleveland.com, gives a midterm election summary on the AM 1330/FM 94.1 WRAM morning show.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich and Kealy Egelhoff stop by the WRAM morning show to discuss erosion, surveying fields, and deadlines for state cost shares.
Mayor Rod Davies, City Administrator Lew Steinbrecher, and Director of Information Technology Ken Helms discuss the recent city council meeting. Topics include the recognition of 12 employees for their service, curbside recycling pricing, term sheet for Love’s Travel Stop Development project, and the tax levy. To view the entire council minutes, visit http://www.cityofmonmouth.com.
Principle Joe Buresh highlights on their 12 Days of Christmas fundraiser. They have teamed up with Yemm Automotive Group in Galesburg to bring 12 days of cash prizes and the chance of winning a grand prize of a car or $18,000 cash on December 21st. For more information, visit http://www.costa-galesburg.net.
Mariella Shakur, a Monmouth College graduate, shares her life story about fleeing from Aleppo, Syria, how she got to where she is, and her love of music.
Owner Jim Hankus shares about Thrushwood Farms and their expansion. For more information, visit http://thrushwoodfarms.com.
Ron Moore, Chairman of the American Soybean Association, discusses his recent trip to China for the International Import Exposition. Moore also shares on tariffs and NAFTA.
Jana Cozadd and Dr. Jennifer Reed discuss their upcoming 2nd Annual Health and Wellness Seminar on Saturday November 17th from 1 to 3pm at First Christian Church, 514 N Sunny Lane in Monmouth. Call Jana Cozadd at 309-867-2202 to reserve your seat today. The event is free and open to the public.
Ralph Whiteman and Donna Larson discuss the upcoming Community Thanksgiving Dinner at the American Legion on Thanksgiving from noon until 1:30.
Superintendent Ed Fletcher highlights the districts recent board meeting items, including the audit report, the tax levy, and installation of air conditioning at Lincoln and the high school gymnasium.
Diabetes Education Coordinator Tina Canada offers risk factors and signs of pre-diabetes and diabetes for National Diabetes Month and today is World Diabetes Day. Call 309-734-1424 to schedule your appointment today.
Jim Blender and Dianna Taylor highlight the festivities that will be occurring during the annual Christmas walk and open house in Stronghurst this Friday night, November 16th, from 5 to 7 pm.
Professor Doug Rankin and Monmouth College students Miles Rose, Billy Savage, and Terry Harris discuss the upcoming production of ‘Almost, Maine’ being staged by the Monmouth College Theatre Department at the Fusion Theatre in Downtown Monmouth. The production will be show at 7:30 pm on Thursday November 15 through Saturday November 17th and Sunday November 18th the play will be at 2pm.
Listen to the Veteran’s Day Service at the Monmouth VFW.
President of the Knox County Area Partnership of Economic Development reports on Culver’s coming to Galesburg and shared on the recent manufacturing showcase that took place at Galesburg High School.
Matt Maguire highlights the 90th Elks Lodge Children’s Care Ball at Harley’s Pub, 2243 Grand Avenue in Galesburg, Saturday November 10th at 8pm. The event is to help raise money for families with medical expenses. Eternity Road will provide entertainment.
Superintendent Jeff Whitsitt shares what the school board discussed at their meeting earlier this week. Discussion topics included the Tax Levy, Life Safety Amendments, districts audit, and the final stages of anew bus facility in the works for the district.
Members Marty Thurman, Karen Wingate, and Bev McIntire discuss their upcoming Veteran’s Day service at Roseville Christian Church, 215 West Broadway in Roseville, on Sunday November 11th at 9:30 am. Members of the congregation and prior military will be available to share about many items on display.
Marketing Coordinator Sean Cavanaugh and Administrator Cathy Eshelman highlight their upcoming 39th annual Craft and Home Show on Saturday November 17th from 9 am until 3 pm. The craft show will be held at the VFW and the home shoe will be at the Farm Bureau Building in Monmouth. Admission is only $1, which gets you into both shows.
Independent Living Advocate Carrie Bewley reports on the next upcoming town meeting to be held in Warren County on Tuesday November 13th from noon until 2 pm at the First Christian Church, 514 N Sunny Lane in Monmouth. Bewley also discusses on the need of Personal Assistants.
Executive Director Nancy Mowen highlights what is happening at the Jamieson Community Center and how they are gearing up for the holiday season.
Kathy Bitar and Lori Fox discuss their upcoming fundraising event on Friday November 9th at the American Legion in Monmouth. ‘Friday Night Lights’ will kick off at 5:30 and will include a silent auction, live auction, snacks and a steak dinner.
District Conservationist Cathy Froelich touches base on erosion, ordering your plaque book from the farm bureau, and the Conservation Stewardship Program. For more information, visit nrcs.usda.gov.