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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.

Archive News Articles

Ethics Commission Unveils Overhaul

The state’s ethics commission unveiled a plan Friday to overhaul the way it operates. Commissioners said they want to contract with a private attorney to handle regulatory and compliance questions...

August 5, 2011 - 1:15pm

Airlines Earn Millions During FAA Shutdown

The shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration largely did not save consumers money because airlines hiked fares to offset the reduction in federal taxes air travelers would have paid. Three...

August 4, 2011 - 12:45pm

Red Cross Closing Albany Blood Center

The Red Cross blood donor center in Albany will close Dec. 31. American Red Cross officials said declining blood donations at the center are in part to blame. “We look at all of our operations on a...

August 4, 2011 - 11:43am

Altamaha Had Big Impact On Georgia's Growth

Georgia’s Altamaha River is sometimes called the “little Amazon.” It’s just 137 miles long, created by the merger of the Oconee and Ocmulgee rivers. But it drains a fourth of the state, reaching all...

July 29, 2011 - 12:55pm

GBI: Prescription Drug Overdose Deaths Rising

More people are dying from prescription drug abuse in Georgia. An analysis of autopsy data by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation showed a 10 percent increase in the number of deaths where a...

July 25, 2011 - 12:50am


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Working and Career

WORKING: Growing Benefits

If you’re like most of us, you haven’t seen your pay increase very much since the economic downturn began in 2007. You might actually be getting paid more, however. A USA Today analysis found our...

November 9, 2012 - 6:12am
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WORKING: Scary Co-workers

If you’ve been reading the blog this month, you know Brandon has been writing all about the different kinds of scary co-workers we encounter at our jobs. I won’t belabor the point; you can read about...

November 2, 2012 - 1:00am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Picking Sides

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...

October 19, 2012 - 6:11am
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WORKING: The Future Workforce

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)...

October 12, 2012 - 6:15am
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WORKING: The Public Screwup

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...

October 5, 2012 - 6:21am