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.

Recently, Traverse City hosted its annual National Cherry Festival.  The roving microphone was on site to bring you the voices and sounds.

Zookeepers Week

Jul 17, 2017 / John Ball Zoo

Happy Zookeepers Week. The roving microphone takes you to the John Ball Zoo for conversation with the keepers and the birds.

The Ends of the World

Jul 17, 2017

Peter Brannen , author of The Ends of the World, joins us.

ArtWorks at UICA

Jul 17, 2017
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

The UICA presents ArtWorks. We talk on the details with Community Programs Coordinator Katherine Williams.

Travel Talk

Jul 17, 2017

Travel Talk, monthly sharing trends in the travel industry. Today we talk about spring break, how to protect your investment, and hotel cancellation penalties.

Emily Foster and Ben Leavell of Sunset's Waterford Place and Brookcrest join us.

Better Made

Jul 17, 2017

It’s the middle of summer and a local company is stepping up to make sure products are available for the summer barbecues.  We talk to Franklin Donhanyos of Better Made snacks, celebrating 87 years of being Michigan Made.

We talk about the Piano Cottage Studios in GR and with a concert right around the corner. Wright McCargar and Toni Morceri join us to share details.

North Shore Arts Corridor, a monthly conversation with guests representing our northern-most listening area. Today, Howmet Playhouse's Beth Beaman discusses local events and we talk to Scott Beal with


Jul 14, 2017

C-Snip has reached a huge milestone this week,  150,000 spay/neuter surgeries. We talk about the lasting impact of the local services with Sharon Caldwell-Newton.