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Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath about last night’s city council meeting.

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District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers

Joey talks technology with Springfield School District Board President Mike Zimmers.


The difference in the presidential debates

One thing you may have noticed this presidential election cycle, is the difference between the tones of the debates.


Democrat candidate for U.S. Senate, Andrea Zopp

Joey talks with candidate for the democrat primary for U.S. Senate, Andrea Zopp about how her campaign and what would make her a good senator.

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Lovie Smith comes to Fighting Illini football

Joey talks with Jason Goch about the Illini decision to hire Lovie Smith as the head football coach.

Morning Newswatch

Senate leadership and the Supreme Court vacancy

There is one final political stand that could be a defining moment in Washington for Senate Minority leader Harry Reed and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.


Kent Gray on the campaign for the 99th

Joey talks to Kent Gray about the Illinois House, 99th District Republican primary.

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Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez on the campaign for the 99th

Joey talks to State Rep. Sara Wojcicki Jimenez about the Illinois House, 99th District Republican primary.

Nancy and Ronald Reagan, October 6, 1981

Featuring: Nancy Reagan, Nancy Davis, Ronald Reagan
When: 06 Mar 2016
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Reaction to the passing of Nancy Reagan at age 94

Joey talks with CBS Radio News correspondent Steve Futterman who covered the Reagan’s in California to get the latest reaction to her death.


Few are talking about the age of the presidential candidates

While many are buzzing about how unusual the the 2016 presidential campaign is, there is a topic that is not an issue, despite the intensity of the race at times, and that is the candidates ages.

Recent Headlines

20 hours ago in Local

Central Illinois Mitsubishi Plant Sold to Liquidation Firm


Maynards Industries will take possession of the property in Normal on June 1.

20 hours ago in Local

Illinois Man Charged With Threatening Prosecutor

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Travis Withers of Brooklyn, Illinois has been charged with threatening the life of St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly.

20 hours ago in Local

Flooding Leaves Behind Sand, Debris in Illinois County

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Debris piles and massive sand deposits were left behind after waters went through the breach of the Len Small Levee.

20 hours ago in Local

U of Illinois Reaches Agreement with Non-tenured Faculty

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A contract ratification vote will be held later in the week.

2 days ago in Local

New Director Named to ALPLM

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

Governor Rauner announces two new appointees, one to the Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library.