WEOL Morning Show

Weekdays 7 – 9 AM

Bruce Van Dyke and Craig Adams get your day going with live local news, weather with Jon Loufman,  sports, traffic, prizes and quirky stories from around the globe. Interviews are podcast below.

 

Click here to listen to The Morning Show on your computer or smart phone.

Check our Facebook page for photos.


Monday, 5/16/2016

Employment Express Professionals’ Chad Grude explained why employment services like his own are more helpful then you may think.

The Indians suffered another series loss to the last place Minnesota Twins. This morning Tribe VP of Communications Bob DiBiasio talked about the rough weekend series and looked ahead to the Indians upcoming home-and-home series with the Reds.

Friday, 5/13/2016

Yellowstone park is celebrating its Centennial Summer. This morning Yellowstone National Park Superintendent Dan Wenk let us know why a visit to America’s first National Park is just perfect for this time of year.

The Paddle Pedal Fest is coming up, learn more about the event with Lorain County Metroparks’ Vennessa Klesta.

On Thursday, WEOL’s  Craig Adams made a trip to the Lorain County Schools Super Summit at Lorain County Community College. Below you can hear Craig’s interviews from the event.

Superintendent Tom Jama talks about the Elyria Schools Senior Projects

The Lorain County Superintendents address talk about their individual school systems

 

Wednesday, 5/12/2016

Senator Sherrod Brown called in and spoke about the Comprehensive Bill serving veterans and their Families.

Amherst High School is starting an Athletic Hall of Fame. Find out how you can nominate your favorite Comet with Athletic Director Casey Wolf.

The Lake Erie Crushers open their season tonight against the River City Rascals starting at 7pm on AM930 and right here on WEOL.com. This morning we caught up with the voice of the Crushers, Andy “Bull” Barch and got his thoughts on the upcoming season.

Tuesday, 5/11/2016 “Spotlight on Wellington”

  • Wellington Mayor Hans Schneider told us about the great things going on in his city.
  • Wellington Chief of Police Tim Barfield told us about the Lorain County Police Memorial, and how his department and a Columbus waitress made national news.
  • We took a look at Wellington’s past with town historian the Tim Simonson 
  • Gil Cole of American Legion Post 8 talked about the upcoming Memorial Day Parade in the city and gave us a brief history of his post.
  • Find out about the big events going on in Wellingotn with Main Street Wellington’s Jenny Arntz
  • Linden’s Porpane’s Frank Edwards let us in on the great promotions and deals going on this summer

Monday, 5/9/2016

Chad Grude of Employment Express Professionals offered up tips for things you will want to avoid when going to a job interview.

The Indians won 5-of-6 games during their home stand over the weekend. Hear how the Tribe turned the corner and test your Indians knowledge with VP of Communications Bob DiBiasio.

Thursday, 5/5/2016

May is the month to celebrate mothers, and this month the Lorain County General Health District has put together the seven ways local mothers can save time, have self time, and discover peace of mind. This morning Director of Community Health Cindy Modie gave us the run down on the topic.

Dr. Andrea Singer, Clinical Director with the National Osteoporosis Foundation, spoke with Bruce and Craig about the importance of bone density scans and combating this silent disease.

On Wednesday Ceder Points new roller coaster ValRaven was opened to the media for a first look and ride. Our own Bruce Vandyke made the trip to Sandusky and spoke with those responsible for the new thrill ride.

Adam Pooch – ValRavan Project Manager.

Tony Clark – Cedar Point Director of Communications

Adam Grignon – Coaster Rider

 

Wednesday, 5/4/2016

This Friday and Saturday superheros and villeins will be running through the streets of Elyria for the 5th annual Elyria Superhero Weekend. This morning Jennifer Basil, Jerry Ivancic and Mark Mackaye (Poison Ivy, Mr. Incredible, and Loke) told us what we can expect on the weekend.

After a big win for Trump and a night that saw Ted Cruz leave the race for president, our political analyst David Arredondo weighed in on where the RNC goes from here.

Ceder Point is set to unleash their newest roller coaster, Valraven, This morning we caught up with WLKR News Director Scott Truxell who was live at the Point.

This Saturday the musical group New Odyssey will perform at Elyria High School Performing Arts Center. Hear how these three musicians learned to play over 30 instruments with band member Gary Todd.