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.

All About Holland

Apr 17, 2017
Holland Area Arts Council

All About Holland, guests join us to discuss the arts in Holland, MI.  The Holland Area Arts Council's Lorma Freestone joins us along with guests from the Holland Symphony and musician Jim Cooper.

A Physician Practice is opening Michigan's first specialized medical nail salon.  We speak with CEO Karen Paradiso and a guest from Foot and Ankle Specialists.

Inclusion and Equity

Apr 14, 2017

Weekly we focus on the work of area organizations and individuals advancing inclusion and equity in our community. This morning we hear from Mariano Avila, WGVU’s Inclusion Reporter, and WGVU grant writer, Steve Chappell, project director of WGVU’s grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation in the area of racial equity

Watch Muskegon Go

Apr 14, 2017

Watch Muskegon Go, a monthly conversation with guests on behalf of the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce. Today, Sara Damm discusses the sustainability clean up days in April.

Howmet Playhouse

North Shore Arts Corridor, sharing news on what is happening in our northern-most listening area. Beth Beaman from the Howmet Playhouse is our guest.

Inside Festival Event

Apr 14, 2017
Festival of the Arts

Artist Chris Laporte and Festival of the Arts Co-Chair Melissa Buth join us to discuss an Inside Festival event, a Portrait Class with Mr. LaPorte.

The Michigan Women's Foundation presents its annual luncheon this Thursday morning.  Our guest, Judy Welch, joins us to share the details.

Celebrate Derby Day with DA Blodgett/St John's, a Euchre tournament and more for a good cause. Organizer Hannah Padnos is our guest.

The United Way

Apr 14, 2017
Heart of West Michigan United Way /

Monthly we put the spotlight on the Heart of West Michigan United Way. Today Ellen Carpenter, VP of Marketing,  and Meredith Gremel, President, Corporate Affairs and Communications at SpartanNash discuss more 100 year birthday celebration plans.

Bissell Pet Foundation / Bissell

The Bissell Pet Foundation is paying for all adoption fees April 29th at 65 shelters throughout Michigan, the biggest ETS (empty the shelters) event yet. Cathy Bissell joins us to discuss.