Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Denim & Diamonds

Joey talks with Rich Payne and Tara Matheson about the Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU School of Medicine’s 14th annual “Denim & Diamonds” fundraiser Saturday, October 25.

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U.S. Airstrikes

The pentagon says that U.S. forces have launched counter terrorism operations in Somalia against the al-Shabaab network, a group of Islamic extremists.

Morning Newswatch

St. John’s Lutheran – “GO!”

Joey talks with Pastor Ladd Sonnenburg about St. John’s Lutheran Church and its area-wide, hands-on service initiative titled GO!

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Bugs

Bed bugs are back…but they aren’t the only nasty bugs out there that can make your life difficult.

Weekend Newswatch

Taxes

The least and most friendly tax states…which ones are which?

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e-cigs

Big tobacco is finally making it’s big push into e-cigarettes.

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Your Working Life

A look at how your work life and your relationship with your employer might be changing in the near future.

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Springfield School Security

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about school security in the wake of the student found with a loaded gun earlier this week at Lanphier High School.

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Rodney Davis

Joey visits with Congressman Rodney Davis on the Islamic State, Ferguson and the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Morning Newswatch

Downtown Springfield Inc.

Executive Director of Downtown Springfield Inc. joins Joey to discuss the finances of the organization.

Recent Headlines

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Illinois Ranked at the Top for School Emergency Plans

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Illinois is the nation’s most improved state when it comes to establishing emergency plans for children

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Prisons and Power

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A spokesman for AFSCME says power failures highlight a lack of necessary funding

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Quinn and Rauner Agree: Don’t Raise the Gas Tax

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Other ways to build and maintain roads, they say

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Accident Leaves State Trooper Injured

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Cause of crash under investigation