Michele Skalicky

Morning Edition Host

Michele Skalicky has worked at KSMU since the station occupied the old white house at National and Grand. She enjoys working on both the announcing side and in news and has been the recipient of statewide and national awards for news reporting. She likes to tell stories that make a difference.  Michele enjoys outdoor activities, including hiking, camping and leisurely kayaking.

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UCEFA

Feb 6, 2007

An organization with local ties is working to make life easier for people in Africa. Michele Skalicky reports.

An organization with local ties is working to make life easier for people in Africa. The United Charities Endowment Foundation of America/Africa or UCEFA was started several years ago by Father Douglas Edwards, a priest in the Episcopal church. His brother, Dennis Edwards, is UCEFA's Midwest representative. He says, originally, the organization provided grants for needs all over the world. But UCEFA's focus changed four years ago.

Missouri has a new website that anyone can go to for information about how often patients contract infections while in the state's hospitals. Michele Skalicky reports.

Missouri has a new website that anyone can go to for information about how often patients contract infections while in the state's hospitals.

Eddie Hedrick is emerging infections coordinator for the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, which launched the website December 29th.

(He says the website is the result of legislation passed in 2004.)

September 10th through 16th is Suicide Prevention Week. Michele Skalicky reports on the warning signs for suicide and how to seek help.

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