Mark Dantonio - November 1, 2013

Mark Dantonio, MSU Football Coach talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about Saturday's game against the University of Michigan and he says the Spartans have had a good week of practice and are ready for U of M.

Mark Reuss - February 26, 2015

Mark Reuss, General Motors Executive Vice-President, Global Product Development, Purchasing & Supply Chain tells Paul W. Smith the automaker is pleased that J.D. Power & Associates and Consumer Reports has recognized the company's vehicles. 

Mike Wendland - February 26, 2015

The Federal Communications Commission is going to vote today on "Net Neutrality" and most people aren't sure what this is so Paul W. Smith asked Mike Wendland of to put on his internet technology hat and explain this controversial issue. 

Steve Kastenbaum - February 26, 2015

Reporter Steve Kastenbaum talks to Paul W. Smith live from New York about the arrest of three suspects who were allegedley planning to leave the United States to join ISIS and if that plan didn't work they were then going to attack several places and people in the U.S.

Bill O'Neill - February 26, 2015

Dr. Bill O'Neill, Medical Director, Henry Ford Center for Structural Heart Disease, Henry Ford Hospital talks to Paul W. Smith about groundbreaking heart valve replacement surgery and he says the procedure is minimally invasive. 

Damon Keith - February 25, 2015

Paul W. Smith talks to Judge Damon Keith, one of Detroit's most highly respected judges who will be honored by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in March. 

Patrick Colbeck - February 25, 2015

Senator Patrick Colbeck, Republican talks to Paul W. Smith about his plan to fix Michigan's roads. For more information go to

Ryan Nobles - February 25, 2015

Eddie Ray Routh has been found guilty for the murder of Chris Kyle & Chad Littlefield. Paul W. Smith talks to Correspondent Ryan Nobles about the late night verdict and he says the ex Marine will now spend the rest of his life behind bars. 

L. Brooks Patterson & Bill Pulte - February 25, 2015

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson & Bill Pulte, Pulte Capital Partners LLC & Founder of the Blight Authority talk to Paul W. Smith about their efforts to clean up blight in Pontiac. 

Ronna Romney McDaniel - February 25, 2015

Ronna Romney McDaniel, new Chairman of the Michigan Republican party talks to Paul W. Smith about her new job as leader of the GOP.

Mike Bouchard - February 24, 2015

Mike Bouchard, Oakland County Sheriff talks to Paul W. Smith about the 14 who old boy who allegedley threatened to attack students at Milford High School and he says this is a very serious case. He also warns county residents to watch out for coyotes roaming throughout several su...

Stewart Francke - February 24, 2015

Stewart Francke, long time Detroit area performer stops by the WJR Studios to talk with Paul W. Smith about his new CD called: "Midwestern: The Very Best of Stewart Francke 1995-2015."

Laurie McLaughlin - February 24, 2015

Laurie McLaughlin, Waitress at Alex's of Berkley talks to Paul W. Smith about the little boy who came into the restaurant and asked for help by writing a note and leaving it on the table.

Robert Daddow - February 23, 2015

There's word that water rates are going to rise significantly in many Metro Detroit suburbs. Paul W. Smith talks to Robert Daddow, Chairman of the Great Lakes Water Authority Board who has the latest information on the issue.

Tom Izzo - February 23, 2015

Tom Izzo, MSU Basketball Coach talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about the Spartans' impressive win over Illinois Sunday night and he says now they prepare for Minnesota. 

Dick Purtan - February 23, 2015

Dick Purtan, Detroit area radio personality talks to Paul W. Smith about the WJR-Salvation Army Radiothon taking place this Friday, February 27th from 6am-10pm at the Emagine Theater in Royal Oak. For more information go to

Steve Kastenbaum - February 23, 2015

Steve Kastenbaum, New York Correspondent talks to Paul W. Smith about new information from the Homeland Security Department indicating that a terrorist group may be targeting malls in the United States. 

Marilyn Horowitz - February 23, 2015

Marilyn Horowitz, New York University Film Professor watched the Oscars last night and she has an interesting perspective on the show for Paul W. Smith.

Mary Kramer - February 23, 2015

Mary Kramer, Publisher of Crain's Detroit Business tells Paul W. Smith, "Rocket Fiber" is coming to town thanks to Dan Gilbert, Rock Ventures Founder.