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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.

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Earnings Improve for Georgia’s Banks

After a rough 2009, the Georgia banking industry is seeing signs of improvement. Two-thirds of the state’s banks saw better earnings last year over their 2009 performance and fewer institutions...

February 24, 2011 - 12:31pm

Wildfires Contained in Northwest, Southeast Georgia

Firefighters have contained several large wildfires burning across the state, according to the Georgia Forestry Commission. “We’re cautiously optimistic that most of the fires currently burning are...

February 23, 2011 - 12:17pm

Rural Georgia Still Lacking Enough Broadband Access

Faster-than-dial-up Internet access is available in virtually all of Georgia, according to a national map of broadband service. But some rural parts of the state – especially north, central and...

February 21, 2011 - 1:00am

Proposal Ties University Tuition Hikes to Inflation Rate

A proposed constitutional amendment in the Georgia House would limit tuition increases at the state’s universities to the rate of inflation. Any hike greater than the inflation rate would have to be...

February 11, 2011 - 12:01pm

Home Values Fall, More Homeowners Underwater in Georgia

More than half of Atlanta homeowners owe more on their mortgages than their home is worth, according to new data from real estate Web site Zillow.com. The rest of Georgia seems to be faring better,...

February 10, 2011 - 1:01pm

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Brandon says, have a plan BEFORE you go back to school. More, on this week's Working segment. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Back To School

“I’m going back to school.” It’s a pretty common thing to hear these days from people who are looking for work (or more work or different work). Even undergrads are doing it, foregoing those first...

November 2, 2011 - 9:23am
How do you decide between two job offers? Brandon Smith guides us this week. (Photo Courtesy of Tim Patterson via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Deciding Between Two Job Offers

It’s a nice spot to be in: you’ve been interviewing for jobs and now two companies have made you an offer. An embarrassment of riches, really, especially in this economy. Ah, but both of these...

October 21, 2011 - 8:46am
Bosses play favorites when they’re hiring people. (Photo Courtesy of Michael Lokner via Flickr.)
Working and Career

WORKING: Playing Favorites

Perhaps we all suspected this already. But now we know: bosses play favorites when they’re promoting people. A recent survey showed bosses admit that it happens, and that it often doesn’t result in...

October 14, 2011 - 7:01am

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