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Interview: Ben “Stone” Stomberg on World Book Night

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Stone Alley Books & Collectibles owner Ben ‘Stone’ Stomberg joined us to talk about World Book Night.

Stone Alley Books & Collectibles is one of 2,300 bookstores and libraries across America supporting World Book Night. It’s a campaign to provide free books to light or non-readers. We discussed this event as well as Free Comic Book Day with Stone Alley owner Ben ‘Stone’ Stomberg on the WGIL Morning News.

Interview: Mark Rudolph & Megan Kennedy on the KCCDD Auction

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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

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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.