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Regionally Speaking, September 14, 2022

Regionally Speaking September 14, 2022
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Today: Factory jobs in Indiana are not returning to the numbers of years past. Ball State University Professor Michael Hicks joins us to talk about his column on this very topic and one thing is for sure… he urges us to get real and face the facts. The Department of Veterans Affairs is rolling out a new program to ensure all veterans have access to comprehensive and affordable life insurance. The top executive will join us with the details. But up first, Tami Silverman with the Indiana Youth Institute joins us to discuss her latest column on youth suicide prevention. All of that and more on this edition of Regionally Speaking

As co-host and producer of Regionally Speaking, Dee is responsible for connecting with northwest Indiana community newsmakers to share their stories with the Lakeshore Public Radio listening audience. She believes in the power of storytelling to engage, teach and change lives. Prior to working at Lakeshore Public Radio, Dee enjoyed giving of her time, talent and resources to various community organizations. Dee believes in servant leadership and her favorite quote is Leadership is service not position by Tim Fargo.
As Vice President of Radio Operations, Tom is responsible for overseeing Lakeshore Public Radio. He oversees the radio station’s programming, as well as news. He was instrumental in bringing several different genres of music to Lakeshore Public Radio.