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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Laura Ingraham will speak at the “Lincoln Day Dinner”

Joey talks with Sangamon County Circuit Clerk and event chair for the Lincoln Day Dinner, Paul Palazzolo about the event that comes up Thursday.

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Congressman Rodney Davis on proposed FAA changes

Joey talks with congressman Rodney Davis about a bill that would make some big changes to the Federal Aviation Administration.


Lawyers ready for problems in the New Hampshire primary

As New Hampshire residents head to the polls today to cast votes in the presidential primary, they should know that any hiccups the process are likely to be handled quickly by a team of lawyers on standby.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor’ STEP to Downtown plan

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about his STEP to Downtown plan.


Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition has a new book series

Joey talks with teh Executive Director of the Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition, Sarah Watson about a new book series on the 16th president.

Weekend Newswatch

Remembering the first Gulf War

It’s been 25 yeas since the Gulf War, the conflict in which the U.S. pushed Iraq out of Kuwait.


Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County on funding for new homes

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County, Colleen Stone on funding for its new homes program.

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Nominations open for “Educator/Administrator of the Year”

Joey talks with the Director of Community Relations at Horace Mann, Paul Wappel on the Educator/Administrator of the year nominations.

Analysis of the January jobs report

The Labor Department’s jobs report for January is out.

Weekend Newswatch

The budget crisis is taking its toll on Helping Hands

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Helping Hands, Rod Lane about the difficult financial situation the organization is facing due to the states budget crisis.

Recent Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

On Eve of Obama Visit, Rauner Pushes Agenda


Won't give up on "structural change"

11 hours ago in Local

Davis, LaHood Talk Presidential Visit

Barack Obama makes Thanksgiving Day phone calls to U.S. troops

The two Republican Congressmen whose districts include Springfield are ready to welcome President Obama to the Capitol.

15 hours ago in Local

U of I Menorah Vandalized Again

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A 9-foot-tall menorah at a University of Illinois Jewish student center has been damaged for a third time in less than a year.

15 hours ago in Local

Lawmaker Introduces Violent Videos Bill


An Illinois lawmaker wants to criminalize recording fights in order to post them online.

16 hours ago in Local

Downtown Street Parking Ban for Obama Event

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The City of Springfield has put out a list of places you can't park in the downtown area Wednesday due to President Obama's visit.