7509 – A lost horse, Honor Flight and Sam Walton: My wife has questions!

7509 – A lost horse, Honor Flight and Sam Walton: My wife has questions!

In June of 1996 I brought the Holstein & Co. Morning Show to Illinois. That was 25 years ago this month.  Last June, after the show abruptly ended after 24 years, my wife Deb told me she wanted to interview me. I was intrigued — so we headed to my makeshift studio, I clicked record…

7508 – After you’ve checked ‘yes’ for organ donation – Becky Ames

7508 – After you’ve checked ‘yes’ for organ donation – Becky Ames

Becky Ames Becky Ames is a donation liaison with Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network. In this episode we hear how many Illinois residents are in need of an organ transplant, and learn about the fascinating and compassionate work done by donation liaisons. Episode links To be an organ donor text HOPE to…

7506 – Thirty bids on one house with Matt Difanis

7506 – Thirty bids on one house with Matt Difanis

Matt Difanis Matt Difanis is one of Champaign-Urbana’s top real estate agents who’s made fair housing one of his passion projects. In this episode I talk to Matt about fair housing and the current real estate market — including a 30-way bid for a single home. Episode links Matt’s website: http://mattdifanis.com

7505 – Hold my juice box and returning to Camp Drake with Jared White

7505 – Hold my juice box and returning to Camp Drake with Jared White

Jared White There’s some special about seeing a kid in a scouting uniform. Today it seems kids in sports uniforms are more common, but scouting is alive and well and has evolved to give kids a reason to show up and stay interested. And now that COVID infections have dropped, scout camping is back… so…

7504 – Officer Chris Oberheim, ‘domestic’ calls, and police academy students with Bruce Ramseyer

7504 – Officer Chris Oberheim, ‘domestic’ calls, and police academy students with Bruce Ramseyer

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, May 19, 2021 Champaign police officer Chris Oberheim was shot and killed in the line of duty. In this special episode of the podcast I speak with friend and retired Champaign police officer Bruce Ramseyer about the day, how his students at the police academy reacted to the…

7503 – Real estate investing: Getting the keys and losing sleep with Dan Moisson

7503 – Real estate investing: Getting the keys and losing sleep with Dan Moisson

Dan Moisson Dan Moisson is the former owner of Simplified Computers, which he sold to Pavlov Media in 2019. He’s the owner of Moisson Properties in Champaign, Illinois. In this episode Dan shares how he accidentally found his way into buying property, his initial fears, and why he didn’t sleep very well on the night…

7502 – Orange Krush Vice President Lauren McMillan

7502 – Orange Krush Vice President Lauren McMillan

The Guest Lauren McMillan is a sophomore at the Univeristy of Illinois and was just named Vice President of Orange Krush. Lauren hails from Princeton, Illinois, and shares the mission of Orange Krush, what it’s like going to college during a pandemic, and the apps she checks first when she wakes in the morning. Episode…