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January 2019

INBA Podcast: Charlie Wheeler

Margaret Larkin and Charlie Wheeler

Charlie Wheeler is a professor at the University of Illinois Springfield, where he is Director of the Public Affairs Reporting Program. He talks about his reporting career with the Chicago Sun-Times, how he got into journalism, the newspaper business, how the media has changed, why it's better to be right than fast, and advice for journalists. He was interviewed at the INBA fall 2018 conference in Springfield by Margaret Larkin.

INBA Board Meeting Postponed

INBA Board Meeting Postponed

Due to inclement weather conditions, the winter board meeting scheduled for Saturday January 12 has been postponed to a later date. As soon as that date is determined, we will be sure to update you. Everyone be safe in the snow this weekend!

INBA Board Meeting Postponed

Meet a Member: Hannah Zettl

Hannah Zettl
Meet Hannah Zettl.

Springfield Radio Legend Shelby Harbison Dies at 94

vintage radio

By Branden Moore, State Journal-Register

Shelby Harbison, a Springfield radio legend known for his nearly four-decade association with WTAX/WDBR, died Saturday morning. He was 94.