Jeff Williams

Jeff Williams is the Station Manager / News & Public Affairs Director for WSIU Radio.   Jeff has been in broadcast news for more than 20 years.    After graduating with a degree in Radio-Television from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, he worked in commercial radio and television news in Illinois, Indiana, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C. before returning to WSIU Radio in 1997, as Morning Edition anchor/reporter.  Jeff became News Director in 2001 and assumed Station Manager duties in 2005.  Jeff and his wife are the proud soccer parents of two somewhat avid public radio listening teenagers. WSIU is operated by Southern Illinois University Carbondale.  It  signed on the air in September 1958.  

NPR Story
8:12 am
Wed April 29, 2015

Students Organize to Help Nepal

Rescue and recovery efforts continue in Nepal.

Originally published on Thu April 30, 2015 9:03 pm

A couple of local efforts are underway to help provide assistance to the victims of the earthquake in Nepal.

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State News
7:59 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Quinn Signs "Poker Run" Law

IL Gov. Pat Quinn signs law in Marion on Tuesday changing how Poker Runs are licensed in the state.

Originally published on Thu June 12, 2014 11:39 am

Charity Poker Runs are now under the control of local county governments in Illinois.

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