© 2023 NPR Illinois
The Capital's NPR News Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
HIRING! Help fund the NPR Illinois mission to inform the community by securing business sponsorships.

Addressing mental health for our youth and other top stories | First Listen

First Listen logo
  • Addressing mental health for our youth
  • A push to speed up the transition to electric trucks
  • Evanston will see its lead drinking water pipes replaced
  • Illinois bettors place more than a billion dollars in wagers in October
  • Champaign County's new public defender doesn't think the SAFE-T Act will have much of an impact on the county's jail population
  • Artists asked to focus on home in new statewide art contest
Michelle Eccles anchors NPR Illinois' Morning Edition. Michelle has more than 30 years of experience in broadcasting which all began at her high school radio station, Homewood-Flossmoor High School in Flossmoor, Illinois. She attended Southern Illinois University Carbondale for her Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a focus in Radio Television and went on to become an award winning anchor and reporter for stations in Decatur and Springfield.
Related Stories