Joshua Stewart

Joshua Stewart

Host, Morning Edition

Department: Radio

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Twitter: @jstewnews

Joshua Stewart is the local host of Morning Edition on GPB Radio. He’s also hosted Weekend Edition and filled in on All Things Considered in addition to reporting news from around the state. He came to GPB in 2010 from Tampa, Fla., where he hosted All Things Considered and produced an award-winning local public affairs program called Florida Matters at WUSF Public Media. Joshua’s work has been recognized with two regional Edward R. Murrow awards and numerous Associated Press nods. He grew up along the World’s Most Famous Beach and lived throughout Florida before coming just a little north to Georgia. Joshua also reported and worked with college journalism students in Jacksonville.

Recent News Articles

June 17, 2011 - 4:30pm
Georgia’s birth rate is continuing to drop, mirroring a national trend and reflecting the still-sagging economy. Early data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show Georgia’s rate...
June 15, 2011 - 2:55pm
Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss isn’t on Facebook or Twitter. But he does have an app for that. Starting Wednesday, you can download an app on your iPhone, iPod or iPad to connect with the senator’s...
June 10, 2011 - 5:24pm
A new report from real-estate data firm CoreLogic finds 30 percent of Georgia mortgage holders owe more than their home is worth. It’s the latest set of disappointing numbers about Georgia’s housing...
April 28, 2011 - 10:47am
Powerful storms that tore through the South Wednesday and Thursday morning wrecked buildings and killed at least 13 people in Georgia. They also left a mess for residents and state and local...
April 27, 2011 - 3:50pm
When James Shields died in April 1863, his farm in Jefferson, Ga., passed to his two sons. But they had to go fight in the war, leaving Shields’ wife Charity with a handful of livestock and a couple...

Recent Blog Posts

Working and Career - October 19, 2012 - 10:11am
We take time on occasion to answer listener/blog reader letters on our regular Working segment with Brandon Smith. (We have a bit of a backlog on this, too – my apologies.) This week, an interesting...
Working and Career - October 12, 2012 - 10:15am
Staffing company Randstad released an interesting new look at the changing workforce last month. A few highlights: 67 percent of companies currently use contingent (temporary, contract, part-time)...
Working and Career - October 5, 2012 - 10:21am
The Monday Night Football game Sept. 24 resulted in a controversial win for the Seattle Seahawks. It also played a part in the NFL’s replacement officials losing their jobs. The public outcry helped...
Working and Career - September 28, 2012 - 2:45pm
I don’t waste any time when I first get to work in the morning. I log into my computer and start preparing for my mornings newscasts and Morning Edition cut-ins. Maybe you start your day with a cup...
Working and Career - September 21, 2012 - 11:25am
Iceland is apparently one of the happiest countries in the world, and that doesn’t stop when all those contented folks go to work in the morning. That prompted Inc. Magazine contributor Geoffrey...

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