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The Wake Up Call

The Wake Up Call

By 101.7 The Point

Miss a morning? Miss a lot! Hear the interviews about Richmond, Indiana and Also Wayne County, Indiana that you may have missed from "The Wake Up Call" with Phil Quinn. You can download this pod at iTunes as well and please leave a review!

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July 26th, 2017

July 26th, 2017 08:53am

US Senator Joe Donnelly joined the show live from DC where the healthcare reform bill is on the verge of a vote. Also, we get an update on the Pro Bono 5K as well as the MRL Book the Plaza afternoon in Richmond.

July 25th, 2017

July 25th, 2017 08:02am

Earlham President, Alan Price, joined the show. Caroline Klemperer Green from the Chanticleer String Quartet also stopped by to talk about their Summer Music Festival. Matt Railsback from Communities In Schools and Jon Richwine from Backpack Blessings talk kids and their needs to be successful in the classroom.

July 24th, 2017

July 24th, 2017 08:01am

Ashley Sieb is back in studio to help motivate your Monday. It will work. We promise. Also, we talk dirty habits, playing with the iPhone at work, and who has the fastest drive thru.

July 21st, 2017

July 21st, 2017 08:33am

Lisa Suttle from Reid Health stopped by to talk about the progress being made with the Heroin is Here initiative. Also, hearing loss is a major concern for parents.

July 20th, 2017

July 20th, 2017 08:42am

We speak with the administrators of the popular Speak Out Scanner page about why and how 18K people follow their page. Also, Christie Ferriel from Reid Health talks I Heart Cooking event at Elstro Plaza. Also, Bo was in town. Did Phil get to talk to him? Sort of.

July 19th, 2017

July 19th, 2017 08:27am

It's a Wetnose Wednesday. You'll get to meet Jackson. See the video on our social pages as well. Also, because Quinn got the date wrong, It's not really Ice Cream Day. Tammy from Ullery's and Elijah from Muddy Monkey set the record straight. They brought ice cream and frozen yogurt to make up.

July 18th, 2017

July 18th, 2017 08:26am

Phil D'Amico from the Wayne County Area of Commerce is in the co-host chair.

July 17th, 2017

July 17th, 2017 08:28am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health Services talked ADHD. Justin Burkhardt from Reid talks up Reid Ride happening this weekend. Also, two time Indiana Open Champion, Brian Maurer stops by to talk about his experience.

July 14th, 2017

July 14th, 2017 08:08am

Ronen Yoeli CEO and Dror De-Porto, Leslie Jacob, from Omen USA talk about the company's first USA Plant and about the community. It was also a Free Plug Friday brought to us by Richmond Baking. Finally, David Jetmore from RNR talks restoring old, historic homes in Richmond.

July 13th, 2017

July 13th, 2017 07:27am

The Chamber Farm Tour is coming up July 25th. Learn more about how to register at the Point's FB page. Also, Suzanne Derengowski from RCS school board provides a wrap up from last night's meeting. Also, we had another West End Bank Biz Briefs.

July 12th, 2017

July 12th, 2017 08:26am

Centerville Town Council member Karen Pipes joined the show to talk up the Community Fest event happening in C'ville July 22nd. Also, it was a Wetnose Wednesday with Hershel coming to the show. He's awesome and you can check out the video.

July 11th, 2017

July 11th, 2017 08:14am

How can you quickly calculate your salary? The Rock in 2020? Bo Van Pelt First Tee event and our QOD were all a part of the show.

July 10th, 2017

July 10th, 2017 07:53am

Leslie Bolser from More Than Words, a United Way funded program, talked to us about "collaboration" the July Word of the Month. Also, Terry Wiesehan from IUEast gives us the info on the upcoming Run with the Wolves 5K happening this Sat. Jeff gets a surprise from me.

July 7th, 2017

July 7th, 2017 09:04am

We meet new Cope Environmental Center Director Nathan Smallwood on today's show. Also, Vanessa Davis from the American Red Cross talks about the new location they are moving into with a Grand Opening set for July 10th. It's a Free Plug Friday so we give you everything happening in the area in one two minute segment.

July 6th, 2017

July 6th, 2017 08:04am

Nathan Riggs from INDOT came by to discuss the 50 million in road construction. Tami Silverman from IYI talks new Indiana laws that went into effect on July 1 and how they impact our youth. Also, Jeff and Phil talk about the death of a city employee while on the job.

July 5th, 2017

July 5th, 2017 07:52am

It's a Wetnose Wednesday and Rex joined the show. Also, Matt Railsback from Communities IN Schools stops by to talk about their Stuff the Bus event.

June 29th, 2017

July 5th, 2017 06:13am

Warren Fournier, Medical Director and CEO at the Richmond State Hospital stopped by to shine perspective on one of our community assets that we don't always see. Also, Caleb Smith from Richmond Farmer's Market talks up this weekend's market celebration at Elstro Plaza, and Suzanne Derengowski from RCS School board talks about last night's meeting.

July 3rd, 2017

July 3rd, 2017 08:42am

Former radio news director, Pam Fultz was back in town for the 4th and stopped by the studios to talk about radio, fakenews, and who to trust. It was great having her on the program.

June 28th, 2017

June 28th, 2017 08:07am

Gov. Eric Holcomb called in as he was making his way to Richmond for a luncheon with the members of the Chamber of Commerce. Also, Jeremy Scarette stopped by to talk Red, White, Boom, and it was a #WetnoseWednesday and we just had to meet Dutchess

June 27th, 2017

June 27th, 2017 08:21am

Phil remembers Phil Stafford, a longtime educator for RHS. There's some fun too as he wears sunglasses for the entire show. What a dork.

June 26th, 2017

June 26th, 2017 08:33am

We meet the Fricker's Lip Sync Challenge Champion, Jamie Scarette, talk CEC with Kaitlyn, and Financial Literacy with Dana Sinclair from Circles. Jeff is back and Phil missed him.

June 23rd, 2017

June 23rd, 2017 08:11am

Today we speak with 2017 Athena Award Winner, Angie Dickman about that wonderful honor. We also chat with Sharrie Harlin from Reid Health about Reid Ride and changes to ACA. Kyle Turner stops by as well to talk up the Centerville Community Days.

June 22nd, 2017

June 22nd, 2017 08:20am

We discuss the Osborn Job Fair hosted in part by Manpower of Richmond. Also, Phil rants on healthcare and we recap the Semi final of the Fricker's Lip Sync Challenge. Catherine Blyth from Reid discusses geriatric healthcare through the hospital.

June 21st, 2017

June 21st, 2017 08:48am

Senator Joe Donnelly talks health care, North Korea, protecting VA care and ridding our country of Opana. We also have another Wetnose Wednesday to help lighten the mood a little.

June 20th, 2017

June 20th, 2017 09:38am

Another packed show recapping the RCO event, talking about the Rotary Centennial event, and we even have a Tesh Tuesday!

June 20th, 2017

June 20th, 2017 09:38am

Another packed show recapping the RCO event, talking about the Rotary Centennial event, and we even have a Tesh Tuesday!

June 19th, 2017

June 19th, 2017 08:24am

Ray Ontko is in the co-host chair and we had a lot to discuss. The Richmond Shakespeare Festival and the Richmond Community Festival are just two of the organizations we discuss this morning.

June 16th, 2017

June 16th, 2017 08:14am

Eric Marsh is in the co-host chair. Chad Bolser from Ivy Tech comes by as well. Good and Big changes coming to Ivy Tech. Also, we talk about your favorite card games.

June 15th, 2017

June 15th, 2017 08:05am

Lance and Shawn from Richmond Art Museum joined the show to talk about the Secret Garden Tour. Also, Dana and Patty jump on to talk about the "Like a Boss" Interviewing workshop that happens tomorrow. Suzanne Derengowski talks about school book fees that are taking an increase and why that's not a big news item and Quinn and Jeff chat about Bad Dad Jokes.

June 14th, 2017

June 14th, 2017 08:01am

Karen Pipes, Centerville Town Council member, joined the show. Also, Tami Silverman talks annual Kids Count report. Jeff and Phil talk about Kroger's bid to buy Marsh, and the city of Richmond takes another step toward removing the former Reid Hospital.

June 13th, 2017

June 13th, 2017 08:07am

Kelley Cruse Nicolson is in the co-host chair. Also, Matt Smith from Lifted Church stops by to talk about the Party at the Park event his church is sponsoring.

June 12th, 2017

June 12th, 2017 08:36am

Tom Williams and Sharon Harlin stop by to talk about the upcoming job fair happening at the Innovation Center on June 20th. Also, Quinn discusses the misuse of 911 and we recap a beautiful weekend with Jeff Lane.

June 9th, 2017

June 9th, 2017 09:08am

Dick and Linda Butler recently purchased the McGuire House at 1903 E Main St. It's a renovation project by Richmond Neighborhood Restoration. We talk with them and Chad Stegner with RNR about this success story. Also, RPD Chief Jim Branum and Lloyd Spicer from Ivy Tech stop by as well.

June 8th, 2017

June 8th, 2017 09:27am

A busy show with Tami Silverman from IYI talking childhood trauma, and from INDOT, Nathan Riggs on area's expanded road construction. Jeff and Quinn talk sharks in the city pool.

June 7th, 2017

June 7th, 2017 09:28am

Leslie Jacob from Omen USA stops in to talk about this new investment into the Wayne County Community. It's also a Wetnose Wednesday sponsored by Barnhizer and Associates. Meet NEO!

June 6th, 2017

June 6th, 2017 09:04am

Leslie Bolser joined us with the Value Word of the Month of June. Christy Tollett and Tai Muldoon talk to us about the Taste of College Night happening June 14th. Jeff and Phil talk Old Reid price tag of 7.7mil and ZIMA is back!!!

June 5th, 2017

June 5th, 2017 08:17am

Eric Marsh in the co-host chair. We talk local politics which always at this point includes the former Reid Hospital.

June 2nd, 2017

June 2nd, 2017 09:54am

It's a Friday and it's a Reid Health Youth Day. Melanie Harrison from Urgent Care highlights the high school physical discount program and Brian Steele talks Sports Enhancement Program also for teens. Patrick is back for a final push for City Fit and we do Free Plug Friday. Good stuff this weekend. Enjoy Wayne County.

June 1st, 2017

June 1st, 2017 08:04am

We talk Model T Homecoming and Cope Environmental Center today and we highlight the 1st Bloom & Glow event happening June 7th at the Richmond Rose Garden.

May 31st, 2017

May 31st, 2017 08:49am

Tyler Stewart from Excel Center Richmond, stopped by to talk about his organization's impact in the community. Ashley and Michelle from JUKO came out to rustle up some new campers and of course we had Pumpkin and Sprinkles from @2nd Chance with our #WetnoseWednesday

May 30th, 2017

May 30th, 2017 08:05am

Patrick is back to talk CityFit. It happens this Saturday. Also, AJ Sickmann from the Pro Bono office stops by to talk sponsorships for the golf outing happening June 30th. We also talk Memorial Day Weekend with Jeff Lane and Tiger Woods and the late Greg Allman.

May 26th, 2017

May 26th, 2017 08:29am

It was an all Jeff Friday. Jeff Lane in the News Dept., Wayne Co. Sheriff Jeff Cappa, and Jeff Plasterer with the Eastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission. We also have Matthew Socey from Richmond Radioworks and Beth Van Der Burgt from Richmond Rose Garden. Whew! That was a ton of interviews.

May 25th, 2017

May 25th, 2017 08:22am

on today's show, Elaine Bedel from the IEDC calls in to talk Hoosier Economics. Also, Suzanne Derengowski puts a bow on the RCS board meeting wrap up, and Melissa Browning and Christie Ridgeway from Union County Develop Corp & Whitewater State Park join us for a fundraising event and gives us a slight push outdoors!

May 24th, 2017

May 24th, 2017 08:21am

RPD Chief Jim Branum joined the show to talk recruitment and community policing. Also, Jay Howard, INDYCar driver called in and we even spoke to a class of 8th graders via Skype as they get finished with the school year.

May 22nd, 2017

May 23rd, 2017 08:24am

Monday's internet debacle caused major problems. That's why this pod with special guest Desmond Bane is uploading late. Our apologies. Also on the show we talk Athena Awards and Jason Ruzanak from Cutting Edge stops by to talk work place injuries.

May 23rd, 2017

May 23rd, 2017 08:12am

Mike Row from Work One stops by to talk jobs and workforce development. We also have Lloyd Spicer from Ivy Tech and Mike Davis from RFD talking upcoming summer events. Also, Quinn takes on the naysayers about the Veach's closing.

May 19th, 2017

May 19th, 2017 08:02am

Caleb, Ashley, Michelle from the Parks Department stop by to talk Farmer's Market Snap Double Dollars and JUKO the summer program for kids. Lt. Donnie Benedict from RPD discusses Click it or Ticket. And we do Free Plug Friday brought to us by Richmond Baking Company.

May 18th, 2017

May 18th, 2017 08:49am

Sandi from Meijer is here to talk about the Grand Re-Opening of the Meijer on Chester Blvd. Also, Jeremy Scarette stops by to talk sponsorship of Ft. City Fireworks, Paul Cable calls in to discuss Helping Hands for Freedom.

May 17th, 2017

May 18th, 2017 04:24am

Broadcasting from the Leland Legacy for the Area 9 Expo, we talk about the future of Area 9, The Leland's commitment to Non-Profits, and Melissa Vance from the Chamber talks Chamber news and the upcoming golf outing.

May 16th, 2017

May 16th, 2017 08:15am

Dr. Katherine Wolf from IU East stops by to talk about the Archeology Lab being built on campus. Also, Anthony Smith from Centerville Fire and Rescue previews a mass casualty simulation this Saturday, and Jeff and Phil talk about Sideshow Bob...