Steph Whiteside

Steph Whiteside is a health and environment reporter with WSIU radio in Carbondale, Ill. She previously worked as a general reporter at AJ+ and Current TV. In her free time, she likes to knit and try to relive the ‘90s through music.


Like everything else in 2020, this year’s presidential election might be a little different. Here’s everything you need to know to make sure your vote counts.

The Illinois Manufacturers' Association has launched the first annual "Makers Madness" contest to let  Illinoisans decide what Illinois-made product is the coolest.

Local businesses and entrepreneurs who are interested in becoming vendors for the proposed casino and resort at Walker's Bluff can attend workshops to help get started.

Sending a child to overnight camp can be nerve-wracking for any parent. It’s even scarier if they have a child with a chronic illness. But a camp in Illinois offers a safe option for kids who have Type 1 diabetes.