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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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Georgia Teen Unemployment Worst in Nation

Georgia unemployment has outpaced the nation for several years, but it’s even worse for the state’s teenagers. Teen unemployment in Georgia is 37.3 percent and the highest in the nation, according...

April 5, 2011 - 12:28pm

Retreat To Help Military Families

A new initiative aims to help combat veterans transition to civilian life. It will be based at Callaway Gardens near Columbus, and the idea is to bring service members and their families for...

April 4, 2011 - 5:12am

Georgia Growing More Cotton in 2011

The U.S. Agriculture Department’s crop planting forecast projects Georgia’s producers will plant 1.45 million acres of cotton this year, an increase of 9 percent. That is 120,000 addition acres, but...

April 1, 2011 - 1:00am

Charter School Ruling Expected This Week

The state Supreme Court is expected to rule this week on a case that will determine the future of Georgia charter schools. At issue is whether the General Assembly overstepped its bounds by creating...

March 28, 2011 - 1:00am

Crews Make Progress on SE Georgia Wildfires

Firefighters have made progress containing wildfires in four southeast Georgia counties that have already burned more than 53 square miles. Eric Moseley with the Georgia Forestry Commission said low...

March 26, 2011 - 4:46am

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Working and Career

WORKING: The Venter

Sometimes you need to vent at work, to unload a bit on a friendly co-worker who understands what’s going on in your office. But when does it become too much? And if you’re the friendly co-worker in...

May 3, 2013 - 10:54am
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WORKING: The Friend Factor

Mom and Dad always told you to choose your friends wisely, and apparently, they knew what they were talking. A new book by Carlin Flora explores the broad influence our friends have on our careers...

April 12, 2013 - 5:26am
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WORKING: Beating The Bias

There’s a bias we all have that you might have experienced before. It’s called the “gambler’s fallacy” – basically, whenever you go on a streak or wins or losses, you just know that the streak is...

April 5, 2013 - 5:30am
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WORKING: In A Cliche Rut?

We tackle lots of serious and interesting work problems with Brandon Smith on Working. This week, we’re having a little bit of fun looking at all the trite phrases and workplace clichés that end up...

March 29, 2013 - 7:25am
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WORKING: March Madness

March Madness is well underway, with the Sweet Sixteen later this week and the Final Four in Atlanta April 6. Traditionally, that means a lot of us are sneaking time at work to check the scores,...

March 22, 2013 - 9:24am

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