Season 33: At Issue

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E34: The Return of Baseball and Hockey in Peoria

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S33 E34: The Return of Baseball and Hockey in Peoria

Leaders of the Peoria Chiefs and Rivermen discuss the effect of COVID-19 on their sports.

S33 E34: The Return of Baseball and Hockey in Peoria

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E33: Jim Ardis Reflects on His Years as Mayor

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S33 E33: Jim Ardis Reflects on His Years as Mayor

Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis reviews achievements and disappointments during 16 years as mayor.

S33 E33: Jim Ardis Reflects on His Years as Mayor

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E32: Rural Healthcare During COVID and Beyond

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S33 E32: Rural Healthcare During COVID and Beyond

Two rural hospital executives discuss the challenges faced in caring for patients.

S33 E32: Rural Healthcare During COVID and Beyond

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E30: Bloomington Mayoral Forum

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S33 E30: Bloomington Mayoral Forum

Two Bloomington Mayoral candidates offer their vision for the city.

S33 E30: Bloomington Mayoral Forum

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E35: Peoria Mayoral Forum

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S33 E35: Peoria Mayoral Forum

Rita Ali and Jim Montelongo discuss their positions prior to the April 6 mayoral election.

S33 E35: Peoria Mayoral Forum

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E29: Normal Mayoral Conversation

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S33 E29: Normal Mayoral Conversation

Two candidates vying for mayor of Normal offer thoughts on their role as mayor.

S33 E29: Normal Mayoral Conversation

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E31: Information Literacy

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S33 E31: Information Literacy

How to differentiate between fake news and truth.

S33 E31: Information Literacy

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E28: Issues Facing Law Enforcement

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S33 E28: Issues Facing Law Enforcement

The program looks at the state criminal justice reform bill’s effect on police.

S33 E28: Issues Facing Law Enforcement

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E27: Progress and Challenges for the Black Community

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S33 E27: Progress and Challenges for the Black Community

The program features discussion on black history and current challenges for Black people.

S33 E27: Progress and Challenges for the Black Community

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E26: Distillery Labs: Innovation in Peoria

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S33 E26: Distillery Labs: Innovation in Peoria

Distillery Labs is an innovation hub in Peoria to help turn an idea into a business.

S33 E26: Distillery Labs: Innovation in Peoria

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E25: Anti-bullying Programs

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S33 E25: Anti-bullying Programs

Representatives of four organizations discuss efforts to lower the occurrence of bullying.

S33 E25: Anti-bullying Programs

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E24: The Other Health Crisis: Opioid Overdoses

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S33 E24: The Other Health Crisis: Opioid Overdoses

Experts from treatment programs discuss the growing problem with drug overdoses.

S33 E24: The Other Health Crisis: Opioid Overdoses

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E23: Peoria Mayoral Primary Candidates

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S33 E23: Peoria Mayoral Primary Candidates

The five Peoria mayoral candidates discuss the budget, jobs, police and fire departments.

S33 E23: Peoria Mayoral Primary Candidates

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E22: COVID-19 Update

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S33 E22: COVID-19 Update

A physician, city manager and business owner discuss how COVID-19 affects them.

S33 E22: COVID-19 Update

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E21: The Role of the Arts in Difficult Times

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S33 E21: The Role of the Arts in Difficult Times

Artists from different disciplines discuss the importance of the arts during the pandemic.

S33 E21: The Role of the Arts in Difficult Times

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E20: Help for the Homeless

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S33 E20: Help for the Homeless

Representatives of four agencies explain how central Illinois has reduced homelessness.

S33 E20: Help for the Homeless

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E18: Illinois River Update: River Silt and Asian Carp

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S33 E18: Illinois River Update: River Silt and Asian Carp

There are potential solutions to the issues of Asian carp and silt in the Illinois River.

S33 E18: Illinois River Update: River Silt and Asian Carp

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E16: Volunteer Fire Departments

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S33 E16: Volunteer Fire Departments

The fire chiefs of three volunteer fire departments discuss personnel shortages and more.

S33 E16: Volunteer Fire Departments

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E15: COVID-19 Update

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S33 E15: COVID-19 Update

A physician and health department administrator offer an update on the corona virus.

S33 E15: COVID-19 Update

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E14: Peoria’s Mayor and City Manager

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S33 E14: Peoria’s Mayor and City Manager

Peoria’s mayor and city manager discuss the budget, taxes, racial equity and more.

S33 E14: Peoria’s Mayor and City Manager

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E13: Election Referenda

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S33 E13: Election Referenda

Topics are Justice Thomas Kilbride, Heddington Oaks nursing home and West Peoria Township.

S33 E13: Election Referenda

Video thumbnail: At Issue S33 E12: Editorial Leader at Peoria’s Newspaper

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S33 E12: Editorial Leader at Peoria’s Newspaper

The new Executive Editor of the Journal Star sets a vision for the paper’s future.

S33 E12: Editorial Leader at Peoria’s Newspaper