Top of the Morning, May 15, 2018

Top of the Morning, May 15, 2018

Our podcast lineup continues to grow at, with basketball beat writer SCOTT RICHEY the latest to offer his expertise for our listening audience.

He's one of four newsroom veterans who regularly weigh in with unique content at our website.

The most recent episodes are embedded below. Others are available at our podcasts page.

SCOTT RICHEY: "Inside Illini Basketball"

JULIE WURTH: "Campus Conversation"

LOREN TATE: "Tatelines Unedited"

MARY SCHENK: "Legally Speaking"

Online audience

What was trending last week at, which in a seven-day period ending Sunday saw 1,182,337 pageviews:


1. Former in-home day care operator charged with injuring infant

2. Rantoul hog-processing plant cited for treating animals inhumanely

3. Police to I-74 motorists: 'It's absolutely safe'


1. Scouring the transfer market

2. Nichols' growth evident to Underwood, key for Illini

3. Las Vegas to C-U connection? Underwood all in on Hardy


1. Behind the scenes of Krannert Center's six graduations

2. Monticello house catches fire

3. Game of the Week: Monticello girls' track sectional


1. HS Girls Track: Monticello Sectional

2. HS Girls Track: Salt Fork Sectional

3. HS Baseball: Monticello vs. Urbana