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WGLT's Sound Ideas - Wednesday 7/21/21

High schools are puzzling over how to meet new state requirements to teach media literacy. Educators at Illinois State University's school of communication have some tips after producing an online resource to combat fake news and promote civic reasoning. Normal town council member Kathleen Lorenz voted for the underpass project, again, but says it's a nervous vote. Lorenz tells you what she thinks is next. Plus, Arts correspondent Breanna Grow explores what goes right when the casting is all wrong with "Miscast Cabaret" from Community Players.

Abigail Schombert is an audio production intern at WGLT. She joined WGLT in summer 2021. She is a creative technologies major (with an emphasis in sound) at Illinois State University.