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.

Camp Fire West Michigan 4C offers unique programming for our Youth.  We discuss with guests Gayle Orange and Justine Burdette.

June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and we speak with Denise Gibson and Noelle Frost on the topic this morning.

We introduce our special guest co-host Valerie Wright, interior designer.

David Stubbs and Christine DeBrot are here in studio to discuss solving a problem in classroom Furniture Design. 

We talk about the State of the Public Library.  Ryan Wieber, Director of the Kalamazoo Public Library, is with us this morning.

Gloria Badiner

Jun 8, 2018

We talk about the intersection of science and art, kilnformed glass, with glass Artist Gloria Badiner

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Historic Preservationist Christopher Wright joins us to talk about a little-known legend, naturalist Ernest Harold Baynes.

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Ms. Wheelchair America

The 2018 Ms. Wheelchair America Pageant returns to West Michigan. Director Shelly Loose joins us to share the details and more.

Heart of West Michigan United Way
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Monthly we share info from the Heart of West Michigan United Way. This morning Ellen Carpenter and Casey Stratton talk about “School’s Out.”

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Bissell Pet Foundation / Bissell

Breaking Mews and Pupdates with guests from the Humane Society of West Michigan.  Today's spotlight is on next week's Bissell Blocktail Party.