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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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September 22nd, 2017

September 22nd, 2017 06:57am

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb talks Next Level Jobs with Quinn and Ivy Tech Chancellor Chad Bolser. Also, Ron Itnyre from the IUEast E-Recycling program on what they can and cannot take. It's also a Free Plug Friday presented by RBC.

September 21st, 2017

September 21st, 2017 07:44am

Bill Sleeper and Hank Morrisey from on the opportunity to fly in a unique aircraft. Also, Dr. Aaron Johnson talks about the Uro-Lift procedure at @Reid Health. Kyle and Kelly from also help me deal with my frustration with Equifax

September 20th, 2017

September 20th, 2017 08:46am

US Senator Joe Donnelly joins the show to talk health care, North Korea, and dinner at the White House. Also, Karen Pipes from Centerville Town Council talks about Centerville Community Fest. Finally, we meet Kasey, a gray cat as part of our Wetnose Wednesday.

September 19th, 2017

September 19th, 2017 07:35am

Lisa Suttle and Craig Kinyon from Reid Health joined the show to kick off a series of interviews to better understand our heroin emergency. Also, Misty Hollis, President of City Council talks about the loan approval to move forward with the demo of the old hospital. Finally, Brian Schleeper with Cardinal Greenway talks up BikeTOURbest happening this Saturday.

September 18th, 2017

September 18th, 2017 07:32am

We met Lance Brown, chair of the ALZ walk in Richmond. What a passion he has for helping find a cure. Kim Tanner from Earlham stopped by to talk about President Alan Price's Inauguration happening Saturday.

September 15th, 2017

September 15th, 2017 07:38am

We talk with Diane Angelia from Birthright Richmond, Ed McMahon, Senior Fellow with the Urban Land Institute, and Paul Moore from the District 6 Cancer Coalition. It's also a Free Plug Friday

September 14th, 2017

September 14th, 2017 07:43am

Cindy with Birth to 5 came by to talk Roll & Read. Michelle with the Parks Dept. chats about Family Fun Fest and Biz Briefs brought to you by West End Bank.

September 13th, 2017

September 13th, 2017 08:12am

Today we talk wot Girls, Inc. Wayne County, Genesis Shelter, & It's a Wetnose Wednesday. Enjoy!

September 12th, 2017

September 12th, 2017 07:22am

Ron Stegall, guest speaker at the Quality of Place Conference, joins the show from Maine. Also, we highlight, Purses for Purpose, a fundraiser to benefit Hope House. And, David Cobine, director of RCT's Glass Menagerie coming to the main stage This Friday!

September 11th, 2017

September 11th, 2017 08:14am

Matt Stegall from Quality of Place Conference discusses the agenda for this year's sessions. Travis Moore from Blue Buffalo on the progress of the construction of their new facility. We also talk to Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health on childhood depression. It's also the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 9/11. We pay tribute.

September 8th, 2017

September 8th, 2017 07:57am

Chad Bolser from Ivy Tech Richmond discusses Next Level Jobs and Tami Silverman from Indiana Youth Institute has a different idea for "helicopter moms." It's also a Free Plug Friday.

September 7th, 2017

September 7th, 2017 08:21am

Cast from RCT's Glass Menagerie drops by as this show hits the Main Stage Sept. 15th and we talk about out how relevant it is to what some people face in today's society. Also, Joe Lepone from Earlham College Events stops by to talk about the Naturally 7 show coming up in Sept.

September 6th, 2017

September 6th, 2017 07:16am

Lance Crow from RAM talks Potterypalooza and Nathan Riggs from INDOT comes by to give us the truth about road construction updates. Leigh Stone is new to the city and she's the new dermatologist at Reid Health. Dr. Stone talks about skin care from the summer.

September 5th, 2017

September 5th, 2017 10:26am

Melissa Vance from the Chamber talks about the Business Expo and Taste of Wayne Co. coming up in Oct. 5th. Also, on Monday Sept. 11th, There is a College Fair at IU East with 50 colleges there. We talk about it.

September 4th, 2017

September 4th, 2017 09:16am

Mayor Dave Snow was in the co-host chair all morning. Great conversation about more than just the Old Hospital. Enjoy!

August 28th, 2017

August 28th, 2017 07:19am

Abby Niecamp from the IU East Volleyball team stops by the studio. Also, Amber from the United Way talks about the Mega Tent Shoe Sale coming up Sept. 6-7th at the Wayne Co. Fairgrounds. It's a community service brought to you by Wolverine Worldwide.

August 25th, 2017

August 25th, 2017 08:18am

Ray Ontko from the Richmond Shakespeare Festival joined the show. He does a lot more than that. We also talk with Shane Meredith from IUE women's soccer team as they "kick off" their inaugural season. We talk weekend events with Free Plug Friday and Jeff and I talk shower etiquette.

August 24th, 2017

August 24th, 2017 08:50am

Hunter Lambright from RCS wrote a blog post about school spirit and being engaged as a community. Eric and Brad VanVleet talk about their initiative with their insurance agency to W82txtWC campaign. and AT&T Indiana President Bill Soards and Indiana State Senator Jeff Raatz talk about the ACT Work Keys Assessment.

August 23rd, 2017

August 23rd, 2017 08:13am

It's another #wetnosewednesday and we meet Ginny. Also, Brad Russell, the FFL Commish talks about fantasy football.

August 22nd, 2017

August 22nd, 2017 07:49am

Richmond Mayor Dave Snow joined the show to talk about the progress on taking down the old hospital. Also, Gary Fannin, author with Richmond ties has a new book on the Innocence of Oswald. Super interesting show.

August 21st, 2017

August 21st, 2017 08:03am

Kelley Cruse Nicolson sat in the co-host chair. Katilyn Blansett from Cope gave an update on the Gala and E-Recycling.

August 18th, 2017

August 18th, 2017 07:41am

State Representative Dick Hamm joined the show to talk road funding. Also, Val Ray and Lloyd Spicer talked Back to School for Ivy Tech, and we had Free Plug Friday and Reid Health's new Nurse Practioner Lacie Burge joined us. Sorry, no time for Trump talk. ;)

August 17th, 2017

August 17th, 2017 07:57am

We talk about the Great Darke County Fair with Brian and Doug from Greenville, OH. Also, Suzanne Derengowski from RCS Schools called in to talk about the first week of school. Karen Pipes, Centerville Town Council member, gets us hyped for Archway Days and we give you Biz Briefs brought to you by West End Bank. Whew!

August 16th, 2017

August 16th, 2017 08:45am

Leslie Bolser from More Than Words joined the program to talk about Respect. Also, it was another Wetnose Wednesday. We got to meet Miranda and Madison. Super cute. Finally, Quinn talks teacher salaries and how to brown-nose the teacher.

August 15th, 2017

August 15th, 2017 08:05am

We take another stab at explaining why racism needs to be immediately denounced. Better yet, we talk with Wes Tobin with IUE about the solar eclipse and Mark Lawrence from the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

August 14th, 2017

August 14th, 2017 07:50am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health joined me to talk leadership. Then Quinn bashed POTUS for his lack of leadership. The show either goes up or down from there. Download and take your pick.

August 11th, 2017

August 11th, 2017 07:46am

John Statzer from Richmond Neighborhood Restoration talks about how this group is changing the landscape in Richmond. Also, Beth Ann Darr from MRL talks about Adulting 101, a year long event. Phil talks about crazy cat ladies and climate change.

August 10th, 2017

August 10th, 2017 09:16am

Dr. Michael Johnson stops by to explain his podcast and research study on decompression of the spine. Also, Andrew Triana, an actor with RCT, portrays Tevia on the Main Stage performance of "Fiddler on the Roof."

August 9th, 2017

August 9th, 2017 08:00am

Emma Ullery from Brighter Path Inc. riding stables stopped by to talk about their new 501c3. Also, it was another #WetnoseWednesday. Jess have Mona in studio, a beautiful one-year-old cat. Check out our video on Facebook.

August 8th, 2017

August 8th, 2017 08:08am

RCS Superintendent, Todd Terrill stopped by the show to talk about first day jitters and a program to highlight what positive about public schools. Anthony Smith from Centerville Archway Days Committee lets us know how planning that event is going.

August 7th, 2017

August 7th, 2017 07:16am

Two grumpy old guys are back in studio. Tim Smock and Gary Kitchel joined us to talk Coach Baumgartner and high school sports in general. Also, Phil and Jeff talk about how to solve Old Reid demolition.

August 4th, 2017

August 4th, 2017 07:45am

Amy and Andy Dudas stopped by studio to talk about their purchase of a historic building downtown. Craig Towns talks JA golf outing. Suzanne Derengowski and Lt. Donnie Benedict from RPD remind us about school bus safety just in time for back to school. If that wasn't enough, how about this being a Free Plug Friday?!?

August 3rd, 2017

August 3rd, 2017 08:50am

Reid Health's Mother Baby Unit has changed its name to Reid Family Birthing Center. Stephanie and Heather from Reid are here to discuss. Phil goes on a nice rant about the increased, never to ever end, road construction. Also, it's another edition of Biz Briefs courtesy of West End Bank.

August 2nd, 2017

August 2nd, 2017 08:12am

Pavel Polanco-Safadit from Amigos stops by. Also, Jeff Lane claims the story we did on Dustin Diamon was a plant and that it was to only get headlines.

August 1st, 2017

August 1st, 2017 08:43am

We open up August with a conversation with First Bank Richmond who is sponsoring the State Fair Band Day coverage on the Point. Sara Coulter and Laurie Carr join us. Also, Mike Day from RCT talks about being part of a theater family as they prepare for Fiddler on the Roof opening up August 4th. Also, Tami Silverman from IYI talks adding more zzzz's to teens nights by delaying school start times.

July 31st, 2017

July 31st, 2017 07:47am

Patrick Ripberger from Meridian Health stops by to debunk the myth that there are bad children. Also, triathlete, Ashley Seib talks about her 1st triathlon and provides some motivation for your Monday. Jeff gets a C+ on his news. Find out why.

July 28th, 2017

July 28th, 2017 08:09am

Dave Stamm from the Stamm Koechlein Foundation has his radio debut to discuss why the family foundation has given close to 3mil in donations in last 15-20 years. Joanna Hahn from the Levi & Catherin Coffin House makes her show debut as well. They have an event coming up. Also Amber & Kay from FLAG talk about the need for host families for this year's teens in the foreign exchange student program.

July 27th, 2017

July 27th, 2017 08:09am

Mark Linderman from the Wayne County Health Department stops by to talk about what their office does. Suzanne Derengowski from RCS School board also provides an update and Scott Zimmerman from Center City talks about co-worker space at the Innovation Center!

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.