October 21, 2014
4:25 pm
Lately on The Morning Meeting with Jay LeSeure...


Four of the leads for Marquette Academy High School's Fall Play "Here Come The Brides": Ryan Mann, Brandt Eller, Dariyn Fergus, and Andie San Gabriel.
Republican candidate for the 76th House district, Jerry Long of Streator, appears on "The Morning Meeting".
Talking with Jay LeSeure on Wednesday's "Morning Meeting" on WCMY-AM 1430, Democratic candidate for Congress Randall Olsen of Ottawa commented on a new poll showing more Americans would accept "boots on the ground" against ISIS, and offered his thoughts on the domestic situation with the Ebola virus.

Section 7 FFA Interview

Karen Rhodes filled in for Jay in today's Morning Meeting. Find out more about what the Section 7 FFA'ers had to say.
Rodney Hampton, the Democratic candidate for LaSalle County Sheriff, on "The Morning Meeting" 10/9/14
The Democratic candidate for LaSalle County Treasurer, Jared Hicks, on "The Morning Meeting" 10/9/14.
Members of the MAHS Volleyball varsity: Erin Newbury-Senior, Sydnee Stalker-Senior, and Emma Verona-Junior.
Adam Kinzinger (R-IL 16) appeared on "The Morning Meeting" 10/8/14 and talked about his visits with high school students, the domestic side of ISIS, and the upcoming afternoon debate with Democratic challenger Randall Olsen.
From "The Morning Meeting" October 7th, State Rep. Tom Cross (R-84th) of Oswego talks about his candidacy for Treasurer of Illinois.
Three Marquette Academy Elementary School Cross Country members headed for the Sectional October 11th appear on "The Marquette Minute" on WCMY October 3rd: Angelo Bayno - 7th Grade, Elizabeth Aurit - 5th Grade, and Kathryn Siena - 7th Grade.
Marseilles Mayor Patti Smith and Deputy City Clerk Catherine Strottner talk about the new website CityofMarseilles.com.
Randall Olsen of Ottawa, the Democratic candidate for the 16th Congressional District in Illinois, talks with Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" about campaign stops and how he views the situation with ISIS.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL 16) tells Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" Tuesday, September 30, about his trip to the Middle East as a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
State Senator Mike Frerichs (D) of Champaign County talks about his run for Treasurer of Illinois.
16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) talks with Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" September 10th about H.R. 5078, the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014; a House resolution condemning the Obama administration in not notifying Congress about the Bowe Bergdahl prisoner swap with the Taliban; and what the Congressman expects to hear from
"Starved Rock Country" Mazazine Brand Manager Matt Skelly and Publisher John Newby join Jay LeSeure talking about the September issue which includes articles on The Norway Store and a new entreprenurial effort called The Starved Rock Initiative. Also discussed are the editorial effort of the magazine as well as the concept behind "Starved Rock Country" as a marketing region
Ottawa First President Larry Johnson talks about the annual Fireworks Raffle, the early-bird drawings, how to get a ticket, and more about the non-profit fireworks fundraising group and its community activites. And, how to get involved.
Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL 16) talks with Jay LeSeure on "The Morning Meeting" April 9th about a bi-partisan skills training bill that he is co-sponsoring, and also the Fort Hood shooting tragedy and on-base weapons.
Two of LaSalle County's young farmers, Justin Durdan and Bill McDonnell, talk with Jay LeSeure about farming in the 21st Century.
The underclassmen members of the 2014 Homecoming Court: Haleigh Couch - Sophomore, Emily Owens - Freshman, Caelyn Maltby - Freshman, Maddie Dougherty - Sophomore, Katie Sypniewski - Junior, and Emma Verona - Junior.
Arnie Bandstra of the Ottawa Canal Association and Jerry Huslander of the LaSalle County Historical Society talk about the I & M Canal and its' history. And, a community invitation to the 30th Anniversary celebration of the I & M Canal Heritage Corridor Association on Sunday, August 24th, at the Toll House/Canal Boat display on the canal between LaSalle and Columbus Streets in Ottawa.
Most of the Seniors on the Marquette Academy High School Baseball team: Tyler Verona, Nolan Durdan, Joe Garland, Mike Hogan, Cole Lindhout, Matt Allen, Dalton Morris, Bryce Hinkelman, and Andrew Allen.
Mollie Perrot of the Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum talks about the history of Ottawa's Hilliard Bridge (1933-1982) after obtaining a photo album of the bridge construction from start to finish.


About the Show...

Weekday mornings from 5:30 to 10:00 on WCMY1430 is hosted by Jay LeSeure, who has been starting the day for LaSalle County since 1985 with news, information, and conversation.

Email Jay at "The Morning Meeting": morningmeeting@ottawaradio.net

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