Neil Doyle

From the south suburbs of Chicago, Neil Doyle is an Illinois State University graduate who hasn’t left the Twin-Cities.

Starting as a part-time news anchor and sports broadcaster at WJBC, Neil is now the news director, morning news anchor and midday host from 10a-12p.

On the midday show you’ll hear about things happening locally, statewide, and some sports talk as well with newsman Jake Fogal.

When not on the radio you’ll likely find Neil on the golf course, having a beer at one of the local breweries or checking out an event in Uptown Normal or Downtown Bloomington.

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Twitter: @_NeilPDoyle


Labor Day – Expanding voting rights for all

By Mike Matejka Because of COVID, there is no Labor Day Parade this year.  It’s always a great event for our everyday workers to march proudly down the street and enjoys the festive crowd. If there had been a parade, this year’s Labor Day theme was to be “150 years of struggle: your right to vote.” …

Is federal mobilization the answer?

By Mike Matejka As President Donald Trump threatens to send federal marshals into Chicago, over the objections of Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker, recall another Illinois Governor who protested the incursion of armed federal personnel into the city.   Those federal troops, rather than calming, escalated the situation, leading to deaths and violence. Illinois poet Vachel Lindsay…

In these troubled times, to my fellow white Americans

By Mike Matejka Our nation is at a unique watershed in human relations. African-Americans have been killed too many times in the past before George Floyd, but the response to this man’s death is international and all-encompassing. I was a grade-schooler during the Civil Rights 1960s. I watched Birmingham demonstrators hosed and the Selma – Montgomery…

Workers’ Memorial Day – Remember those whose job took their life

Looking around our community, when we say employer, most will respond to State Farm, Country, or Illinois State University.   We too often forget those who are building our roads, serving our food, or our public employees. COVID-19 has made us more aware of the risk.  Going to work every day for some people means…