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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

Augusta Mayor Wants Tech Economy

Augusta’s mayor thinks his region’s economy relies too heavily on government installations like Fort Gordon and the Savannah River Site. Mayor Deke Copenhaver wants to change that with a regional...

February 23, 2012 - 4:30am

Regulators Kill Broadband Plan

The Federal Communications Commission pulled the plug last week on a company building a new nationwide mobile broadband network. The move is disappointing to several counties in southwest Georgia who...

February 20, 2012 - 2:00am

WORKING: Handling Criticism

At work, at home (maybe even on the commute between the two), we’re all criticized. Often, this is constructive feedback that is supposed to help us improve our work or relationships. But this...

February 17, 2012 - 1:45pm

Hospitals Have High Infection Rates

Georgia’s hospitals on the whole are doing better than the national standard at preventing certain infections patients get from being in the hospital, but seven of the state’s medical centers aren’t...

February 14, 2012 - 12:22pm

Isakson: Close Fannie, Freddie

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) wants to see the end of government-owned mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and he has filed a proposal to phase them out over 10 years. Isakson’s bill would...

February 13, 2012 - 7:30am


Recent Blog Posts

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Working and Career

WORKING: Difficult Bosses

Ever had a day where your boss really rubbed you the wrong way? Where nothing you did was right? Those days might not look so bad once you’ve heard the two listener/reader letters Brandon Smith is...

June 8, 2012 - 6:41am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Unemployment's Trauma

Losing a job, for whatever reason, is a life-changing event. It can also be a traumatic one that leads to a loss of confidence and even depression. But Brandon Smith says a few simple things can help...

June 1, 2012 - 9:01am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Summer Jobs

The end of the school year is upon us, and with Memorial Day on Monday, summer has at least unofficially begun. For many Georgia teenagers, that probably means they’re on the hunt for some kind of...

May 25, 2012 - 10:10am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Graduation Advice

Temperatures are warming, the festival season is picking up, and I can almost hear Edward Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance” on the air. It’s graduation season – a time for celebrating achievements and...

May 16, 2012 - 9:12am
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Working and Career

WORKING: Attitude Check

We’re all feeling more secure at work, more optimistic about the future, and a little less like we’ll do anything to keep our jobs. So says a new quarterly look at employees' “engagement” from human...

May 11, 2012 - 9:36am