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WKOK Sunrise, Thursday, September 17, 2020 with Chris Elio:

This Morning — America’s First News with Gordon Deal

  • The latest on the historic wildfires in the west.
  • Why the fires are especially bad this year.

7:10am and 7:40am: Dr. Lindsey Leininger, Public Health Educator, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth University, on why information hygiene is ultra-critical today, why we can’t just ‘restart everything’ and some words about why social distancing is the most important thing we can do. She is one of the ‘Nerdy Girls’ who produce ‘Ask Dear Pandemic.’ (Recorded, part one and two, of three).

On The Mark with host Joe McGranaghan and co-host Chris Elio:

8:30am to 10:00am: Open phones.  Chris will be enjoying Joe ‘fer lunch…’ Again.

8:33am: Joe Moralez, Milton Borough Council member, Republican, Black American, on his support of President Donald John Trump, one why he is so much more than those labels, the bitter division in the US (and locally) right now, and he’ll talk about why this is the most important election of our time. His appearance is part of our ongoing series of invited callers expressing their informed, closely held views on the presidential race.

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WKOK Sunrise, Friday, September 18, 2020 with Chris Elio:

This Morning — America’s First News with Gordon Deal

  • How Covid-19 has changed TV programming.
  • Keeping hackers away from your kids’ video games.

7:10am: Dr. Lindsey Leininger, Public Health Educator, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth University, on why information hygiene is ultra-critical today, why we can’t just ‘restart everything’ and some words about why social distancing is the most important thing we can do. She is one of the ‘Nerdy Girls’ who produce ‘Ask Dear Pandemic.’ (Recorded, part three of three).

7:40am: Movie Mike McGranaghan, professional movie critic, ‘women in cinema’ advocate and author, with a review of one or more of the latest movies available during the pandemic, including and especially ‘Antebellum.’ They’ll  talk entertainment news, and discuss the reopening of theaters.

On The Mark with host Ben Reichley, and co-host Chris Elio:

8:30am to 10:00am: Open phones.  Two zealots meet and find a nirvana-like, calm, middle ground…. Inspiring.

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WKOK Sunrise, Monday, September 21, 2020 with Mark Lawrence back as host!

This Morning — America’s First News with Gordon Deal

  • The advantage the Trump campaign may have here in the battleground state of Pennsylvania. They’ll explain the extraordinary data point.

7:10am: Steve Stumbris, Director, Bucknell University Small Business Development Center, on preparing for the state’s indoor seating capacity to double on 9/21. He’ll talk about the huge impact on local communities, how that can be mitigated and what they’re doing for small businesses and the community. He’ll talk about Tuesday’s Small Business Startup webinar which is on Tuesday, 9/22, and the recently announced USDA grant to Bucknell for expansion of Startup Danville business incubator.

7:40am: The big dig into state and local news, and a short ‘best of Sunrise’ segment.

On The Mark with Mark Lawrence hosting, and co-host Joe McGranaghan:

8:30am to 10:00am: Open phones.  Mark will have read-up, boned-up and learned more about Joe’s famous deflection techniques and he’ll be ready!

Another stunner of a sunrise recently, at the Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation

Listen to past Shows

State house member David Rowe discusses the confusion from Gov. Wolf’s shutdown request, and how we can all stay safe.

House member David Rowe on WKOK’s On The Mark

Mark Lawrence and Ben Reichley host Freddi Carlip of Lewisburg, and Mariasha Baumgarten, co-director, Chabad of Lewisburg, on the upcoming Menorah lighting in Hufnagle Park, this Sunday, 4:30pm. Chabad of Lewisburg is holding the community lighting, then a Grand Chanukah Part at the Greenspace Center. We talk about the growing community of Chabad, an increase anti-Semitism in the US and the ‘Tree of Life’ recovery.

During open phones we talked about the state legislature being encouraged to bail out the nuclear power industry which has fallen on hard times because of the natural gas industry. We talk about corporate welfare, the employee impact in the community and more.

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Mark Lawrence (is back!) and Joe McGranaghan argue about President Trump, his hugely successful impact on the US economy, and his moral failings. We talked about Wall Street, climate, and the President’s remarks on Tritter.

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Mark Lawrence and Joe McGranaghan discuss a Bucks County election case where a county court voter registration is being sued for observing their previously agreed upon deadline (!?), and we talked about President! Donald! Trump’s! exclamation point filled response to Saudi Arabia.

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Mark Lawrence and Joe McGranaghan discuss the late Jesse Woodring of Sunbury who died Monday. We remembered his dedication to the city of Sunbury, his devotion to advance the economy of the city and improving its image. We talked about his time on the Sunbury Community Hospital board.  Then during open phones, we talked about the new White House rules designed to control reporters, and Ivanka emails which violate federal policy.

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