Shelley Irwin


 Shelley hosts and produces The WGVU Morning Show from 9-11 a.m., featuring a wide variety of local and national newsmakers plus special features. Shelley also hosts the PBS Community Affairs programs Ask the Expert and Community Connection. She has been honored with five consecutive AWRT Gracie Allen Awards for Outstanding Individual Achievement as Program Host. Shelley is active in the community, and keeps busy in her spare time, including training for marathons and chasing after her two dogs.

Senior Concerns

May 17, 2017
Senior citizens
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Senior Concerns, monthly sharing info on and for our most experienced listener.  Guests from AAAWM join us.

Van Andel Institute

May 17, 2017 / Van Andel Institute

Guests from Van Andel Institute join us each month. Today Dr. Lorenzo Sempere discusses Cancer Research Awareness Month and research updates.

The National Student Advertising Competition is right around the corner, and GVSU is involved. We talk about it with Robin Spring, Addison Wittry and Elizabeth Konen. / Michigan Farm Bureau

We put the spotlight on farming with guests from the Michigan Farm Bureau.  Today's guests are from Langland Farms, Merle Langland and daughter Becky Smith. They discuss Breakfast on the Farm, an event to promote awareness and more.

Hope Network

The One in Five Marathon Relay takes place on May 28 with proceeds benefitting Hope Network. Meg Derrer, Executive Director of the Foundation, is in studio with the information.

Creative Youth Center

The Creative Youth Center is partnering with Triumph Music Academy to write and produce a spoken word poetry and music album. We talk to James Hughes and Brianne Carpenter about the project.

The Hope Chest

May 16, 2017

Best Selling author and Saugatuck resident Wade Rouse returns to the Morning Show with his latest, ‘The Hope Chest.’  Wade will be speaking at GRPL Wednesday night.

The Indigo Girls

May 16, 2017

The Indigo Girls are returning to Grand Rapids as as part of Meijer Garden Concert Series. We speak to Emily Saliers of the Indigo Girls this morning.

Business Buzz

May 16, 2017
Gemini Publications

Business Buzz with Carole Valade from Gemini Publications.  Carol joins us to talk about taxes, more hotels, fewer condos and a "brilliant aviation" factory.

Heartside Ministry

May 15, 2017
Heartside Ministry

Guests from Heartside Ministry join us to discuss their latest happenings and an upcoming fundraiser which includes comments from former Mayor George Heartwell. Tendai Masiriri and Elisabeth Balder are our guests.