WCBU's On Deck On Deck is a daily news podcast produced by the WCBU newsroom and hosted by Daniel Musisi. New episodes are available every weekday by 7 a.m.
WCBU's On Deck

WCBU's On Deck

From WCBU

On Deck is a daily news podcast produced by the WCBU newsroom and hosted by Daniel Musisi. New episodes are available every weekday by 7 a.m.

Most Recent Episodes

On Deck - Monday, February 6, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, February 6th. You'll hear about the first year of 988, the new national suicide and crisis hotline, operating in the Tri County area. Plus, hear how truckers in the Midwest are ramping up recruitment to fight a worker shortage.

On Deck - Friday, February 3, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, February 3rd, 2023. You'll hear from community leaders and advocates as the Cure Violence initiative prepares to move forward on Peoria's East Bluff. Plus, get the scoop on Central Illinois' first ever Global Fest.

On Deck - Thursday, February 2, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start you day for February 2nd, 2023. You'll hear from Senator Tammy Duckworth, as she calls for another look at police reform following the killing of Tyre Nichols. Plus, Peoria is considering a special district to attract businesses, hear from Mayor Rita Ali about the proposed plan for the Medina Plains Business Park.

On Deck - Wednesday, February 1, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, February 1st, 2023. You'll hear from Central Illinois county clerks and recorders who say their communities aren't getting their fair share of a housing rental program. Plus, hear about the new Environmental Protection Agency rules on federally protected bodies of water, and the upcoming Supreme Court case that could change the rules again.

On Deck - Tuesday, January 31, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, January 31st, 2023. You'll hear the latest on Caterpillar contract negotiations, as union members in Illinois and Pennsylvania authorize a strike. Plus, you may've seen gas stoves in the headlines recently, find out why what kind of stove top you cook on is a hot topic.

On Deck - Monday, January 30, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Monday, January 30th. You'll hear about new security cameras coming to the Peoria International Airport parking lot, plus a look into cutting-edge technology that's being used to learn more about groundwater.

On Deck - Friday, January 27, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Friday, January 27th. You'll hear about how people serving long prison terms in Illinois could get re-sentenced, plus on this week's episode of Out and About, David Commanday, artistic director of the Heartland Festival Orchestra, talks about the HFO's upcoming concert, West Side Stories.

On Deck - Thursday, January 26, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, January 26th. You'll hear about a Chillicothe man who faces federal changes for the arson of the Peoria Planned Parenthood clinic, plus a new science fiction novel set in Peoria gives readers a glimpse into what the future could look like.

On Deck - Wednesday, January 25, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Wednesday, January 25th. You'll hear about how travel this morning could be impacted by the snowstorm, plus hear about a local program aimed to expose medical students to take up a career in an underserved rural area.

On Deck - Tuesday, January 24, 2023

WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Tuesday, January 24th. You'll hear about a new bus stop in Creve Coeur, plus what's being done to keep Illinois teachers safe from K-12 violence.