WGIL News Audio: 7am News, Sports and Obits click HERE | For the latest WGIL news click HERE

Posts Tagged ‘Galesburg’

Interview: Mark Rudolph & Megan Kennedy on the KCCDD Auction

WGIL 120

KCCDD-Logo

 

Mark Rudolph and Megan Kennedy of KCCDD joined us to talk about their 9th Annual Auction.

KCCDD will be hosting their 9th Annual Charity Auction this Saturday at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Galesburg. This year’s theme is “Spring Break in Florida”.  CEO Mark Rudolph and Director of Development Megan Kennedy joined us with details on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: distance runner Karen Brophy

WGIL 139

Karen Brophy

 

Karen Brophy has run the Boston Marathon & is preparing for the New York City Marathon.

Today is Boston Marathon Day, one year after the tragic bombings. We talked with Galesburg native Karen Brophy about her experience running in Boston on the WGIL Morning News. Karen is foregoing the Boston race this year and is currently in training for the New York City Marathon. Included in her training will be a half marathon in Des Moines next weekend. She may return to Boston next year.

Interview: Pete Weber, TV voice of the Nashville Predators

WGIL 241

Pete Weber

Peter Weber is a long time NHL color and play-by-play announcer with stops in LA, Buffalo and currently the television play-by-play announcer of the Nashville Predators. It all started here in Galesburg. He is a graduate of Costa and the University of Notre Dame. We talked with Pete about his journey as well as the NHL playoffs on the WGIL Morning News.