WCBU http://peoriapublicradio.org en Area mayors stop by in-studio to talk tornado recovery http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/area-mayors-stop-studio-talk-tornado-recovery <p>It’s been two months since the devastating tornadoes ripped through Central Illinois. &nbsp;Washington Mayor Gary Manier, Washington City Administrator Tim Gleason, East Peoria Mayor Dave Mingus, and Pekin Mayor Laurie Barra stopped by the Peoria Public Radio Studios to discuss the last eight weeks since the storms, the recovery process so far and what lies ahead in each community. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:11:30 +0000 Alex Rusciano 17699 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Area mayors stop by in-studio to talk tornado recovery Diane Rehm headlines WCBU Gala http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/diane-rehm-headlines-wcbu-gala <p>Diane Rehm, host of NPR’s Diane Rehm Show, was the guest for Peoria Public Radio’s 1st Annual Gala at the Country Club of Peoria. She hosts NPR’s longest running call-in talk show that airs 9:00a.m. to 11:00a.m. weekdays on 89.9fm.&nbsp;</p><div>While she was in Peoria she also visited students and faculty of Bradley University's Communications Department, did an interview at WTVP Channel 47, and sat down for a conversation with Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce:&nbsp;</div> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:29:23 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3571 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Diane Rehm headlines WCBU Gala