Statewide: Housing Slowdown Emerging

Aug 17, 2018

This episode of Statewide includes:

Home construction slowdown, synthetic marijuana, trolls in the woods, and more.

  • The new interim SIU system president is interviewed by WSIU's Jennifer Fuller
  • Signs of a home construction slowdown are reported by WGLT's Ryan Denham 
  • An Illinois Issues in-depth report on synthetic cannabinoids from NPR Illinois' Jaclyn Driscoll 
  • The challenge of finding childcare for kids with special needs from Illinois Newsroom's Lee Gaines
  • A possible Underground Railroad home explored by WBEZ's Susie An 
  • People staying are staying longer in the workforce reports St. Louis Public Radio's Shahla Farzan
  • The work of the Steppenwolf Theatre in improving the experience for all audience members from NPR Illinois' Lizzie Roehrs
  • Trolls at Morton Arboretum reports WDCB's Brian O’Keefe