Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

School District 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill

Joey talks with Springfield School district 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill about the purchase of new textbooks.


Central Illinois Food bank debuts milk program

Joey talks with Krista Lisser with the Central Illinois Food Bank talks about a new program to get milk to families in need.

Weekend Newswatch

Could we see a third party candidate for president?

If ever there was an election crying out for a viable third party candidate, this is it.

Weekend Newswatch

Live from Havana Cuba

Joey talks with Mark Albertson with the Soybean Growers live from Havana Cuba about the president’s visit to the nation.

Chamber of Commerce

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks about with the CEO and President of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Chris Hembrough about the upcoming job fair and Business Connections.


Officials concerned about murder rates in big cities

A continuing rise in homicides in some U.S. cities during the first two months of 2016 is rattling officials hoping last year’s surge is an aberration.

Jim Langfelder

Mayor Jim Langfelder on coal, ethics and the “Y” block

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about the coal contract for CWLP, the ethics committee meeting and the latest on the “Y” block.


Todd Miller with the latest on the Springfield Sliders

Joey talks with the General Manager of the Springfield Sliders about his plans for the Sliders when his deal to purchase the team are completed.


Business Over Coffee with Charlie Ferguson

Business Over Coffee with Charlie Ferguson. Charlie’s guest was Eric Oschwald from Prairie State Bank in Springfield – and the President-Elect of the American Business Club’s National Organization.

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The 2016 presidential race and the markets

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has turned positive for the year, and oil prices settled above $40 per barrel. But how will the presidential election effect markets?

Recent Headlines

9 mins ago in Local

Qik-N-Ez Robbery Suspect in Arrested

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Cody Desilva was found with two other subjects in a car on 4th Street early Saturday morning. The other two persons were released.

15 hours ago in Local

Multiple Accident Ties Up Traffic: Police Cite Driver With Medical Emergency


A multiple accident ties up traffic in Springfield during morning rush hour.

15 hours ago in Local

Home Health Care Advocates Beg Governor Rauner To Keep Overtime


Advocates of Home Health Care push for Governor Rauner to reconsider banning overtime

19 hours ago in Local

Springfield-Based Ag Manufacturer Takes Over Utah Company

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A Springfield-based agriculture products manufacturer is on the move once again to expand its portfolio.

19 hours ago in Local

Former Springfield Administrator Officially Out in Galesburg

Tammie Bolden WGIL

A former Springfield school principal and teacher is officially now out of a job at the place she left the capital for.