The Morning Show with Clint Corpe Interviews

Listed below are some of the most recent interviews conducted by Clint. You can listen to The Morning Show every morning Monday-Friday from 6:00am-9:00am on WBGU FM 88.1. Be sure to follow The Morning Show on Facebook to stay up to date.

Justin White, Bowling Green Police Division

Clint talked with Bowling Green Police Division Deputy Chief Justin White as we talked about civil unrest and marches across the country and here at home plus what the department is doing to listen to and connect with our community

Ryan Weichman, WTOL, and Mary Hinkelman, Executive Director

WTOL-11 Meteorologist Ryan Weichman called in Tuesday during Clint's visit with Mary Hinkelman, the Executive Director of the Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce

Mark Manley, Heritage Corner Health Care Campus

5th generation Health Care provider Mark Manley opened Heritage Corner Health Care Campus in Bowling Green almost 30 years ago. He talked with Clint this morning about how the industry has changed and the heartbreak for long term care residents across Ohio dealing with long term isolation.

Chuck Thomas, Apply Butter Festival

It was announced earlier this week that the 44th Apple Butter Festival is cancelled due to the Coronavirus. Clint talked with co-chair Chuck Thomas this morning about why the decision was made so early, the effect this will have on the community's businesses and non profits that benefit from the Festival.

Theresa Pollick, Northwestern Water & Sewer District

Theresa Pollick from the Northwestern Water & Sewer District talked about providing water and sewer services for over 20,000 customers during the Covid-19 Pandemic as demand spiked.

Carolyn Strunk, Bowling Green Gators Swim Club

Clint had a conversation this morning with Carolyn Strunk, Head Coach of the Bowling Green Gators Swim Club. The award winning group has found a local pool that's open for business so, while practicing social distancing, the 80+ members have been swimming for over a week and you could be too!

Michael Penrod, Wood County District Public Library

Executive Director of the Wood County District Public Library Michael Penrod told Clint this morning that the library will be opening for restricted hours in early July!

Wade Gottschalk, Wood County Economic Development Commission

Clint talked with Wood County Economic Development Commissioner Wade Gottschalk about the new Amazon Distribution Center opening soon in Rossford bringing with it over 1500 jobs. Wade also shared the personal story of his families struggle with Covid-19.

Wood County Fair

Wood County Fair Board members Dick King and Dave Neitz told Clint after last night's meeting there will be rides at this years fair and explained what entertainment will be going on in the grandstand area.

Dr Jeff Swartz, Falcon Health Center

Falcon Health Center Medical Director Dr. Jeff Swartz is stepping down from his role as Medical Director to return to private practice. Clint had his last interview this morning with the doctor and find out his plans for the future and what he's most proud of accomplishing during his tenure.

Ben Batey, Wood County Health Department

Wood County Health Department Commissioner Ben Batey  announced this week he is leaving to accept a position with Bowling Green State University. Batey submitted his resignation to the Board of Health on Wednesday. He will remain in his role as health commissioner until July 24. The board will conduct a thorough search for a new health commissioner. The position will be posted at www.WoodCountyHealth.org.
BGSU President Rodney Rogers will be involved in the discussion on Monday as the two organizations consider a partnership agreement to advance public health priorities in Wood County and across Northwest Ohio.

New Veterans Building at City Park

Comments from Parks Director Kristin Otley and Board Chair Jeff Crawford as they describe the new Veterans Building.

Mayor Mike Aspacher

City of Bowling Green Mayor Mike Aspacher called the show to talk about the "8 can't wait" initiative for Police officers and how the Bowling Green Police Division is already meeting those standards. The Mayor also talks about over $700,000 in CARES funding the city has applied for as well.

Todd Frendt & Susan Ramos, Century Label

Century Label, located in Bowling Green, has been a leader in the in the precision printing industry around the world since 1980. COO Todd Frendt talks about how the company has pivoted to new products as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Stan Korducki, Wood County Hospital

Stan Korducki CEO of the Wood County Hospital talked with us this morning about the impact that Dr. Jeff Swartz has had during his tenure as Medical Director of the Falcon Health Center. Dr. Swartz is stepping down from that role effective June 30.

Matt Oestreich, Wood County Auditor

Matthew Oestreich, Wood County Auditor called the show this morning to announce that Governor Mike DeWine had signed HB481 releasing over 4 million dollars in Federal CARES funding to Wood County Communities.

Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn

Clint had a discussion with Wood County Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn this morning that ranged from 2 inmates not returning from furlough at the Wood County Jail this past month to what his department does to insure the over 300 deputies are performing professionally while doing their duties.

Atonn Smeltzer, PJ Chambers, and Anthony King, Juneteenth Celebration

Clint had a lengthy conversation Thursday with 3 of the organizers of the "Juneteenth" celebration happening at the Wooster Green Saturday night in Bowling Green.

Tim Dunn, BG Baseball

BG Baseball's long time President Tim Dunn called the show this morning to recap the first 2 weeks of youth baseball at Carter Park under the new Covid-19 restrictions.

Congressman Bob Latta

During Congressman Bob Latta's call in to the show this morning he shared his thoughts about the President's Executive Order dealing with Police reform plus his thoughts on the protest rally's across the country.

Mike Trout, Wood County Fair Board

Mike Trout, President of the Sr. Fair Board, talked with Clint this morning about how the 2020 Wood County Fair will differ from Fairs from past years including exhibits, vendors, entertainment, the Jr. Fair and more!

Chris and Belinda Bates, Bates Recycling

Clint talked with Chris and Belinda Bates from Bates Recycling. They told us all about the business including a special offer for our listeners plus invited us all to their customer appreciation day next month!

Tom Garcia, Bowling Green Country Club

Tom Garcia from the Bowling Green Country Club visited Clint this morning and he made sure to get our weekly tip!

Ben Batey, Wood County Health Department

Wood County Health Department Commissioner Ben Batey talked with Clint this morning about the latest efforts to have the 2020 Wood County Fair, the expanded Covid-19 testing available to everyone in Ohio and more.

Kim Haddix, Toledo Zoo & Aquarium

The The Toledo Zoo opened today to members only and by appointment. Kim Haddix joined Clint this morning at with all the details on how you can take the family to the "must do" award winning Zoo this summer.

Congressman Bob Latta

Clint had the opportunity recently to talk with our 5th District Representative Congressman Bob Latta and they discussed the governments response to the Covid-19 Pandemeic including the CARES Act, Starship Robots and the future of unmanned delivery services in our country and lots more.

Dirk Conner, Bowling Green City Schools Athletic Director

Bowling Green City Schools Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Dirk Conner called in this morning to update us on what athletes are able to do now under the state guidelines to prepare for whatever games may be played this fall.

Matt Reger, Wood County Common Pleas Judge

Matthew Reger, Wood County Common Pleas Judge joined me to talk about "nuisance laws" on the books in Bowling Green, jury trials restarting in Wood County, and the recent sentencing of a 16 year old Wood County youth to life without the opportunity of parole.

Hannah Smith, Wood County Solid Waste Management District

Hannah Smith from the Wood County Solid Waste Management District updated us this morning on recycling efforts that are continuing during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Tim Brown, TMACOG

Tim Brown called in the morning to talk about goals for Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments for the rest of 2020 and long range plans that go to 2045.

Stan Korducki, Wood County Hospital

The Wood County Hospital has resumed elective surgeries plus is now allowing one visitor per patient, per day at select visitation times. President Stan Korducki talked with us today.

Ray Mendelsohn, Spectrum Reach

Spectrum Regional VP Ray Mendelsohn called the show this morning to talk about a Partner Program, Spectrum Reach, that offers a 50% match on campaigns for local businesses plus much more support to get local businesses back on their feet.

Mike Erford, National Tractor Pulling Championships

President Mike Erford talked with me this morning about making a difficult decision on weather or not to have the Championships in "Pulltown" this year.

Bob Moosbrugger, BGSU Athletic Diretor, and Dave Horger

Athletic Director Bob Moosbrugger talks about the reinstatement of the Baseball team, athletics restructuring and, by the way, Dave Horger called in to be a part of the conversation!

Shebly Smith and Maureen Veit, Wood County Job & Family Services

Shelby Smith and Maureen Veit from Wood County Department of Job and Family Services talked about Elder Abuse Awareness in Wood County.

Mary Hinkelman, Executive Director

Clint had a talk with Mary Hinkelman about upcoming Chamber events.