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Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about last night’s committee of the whole meeting.

Morning Newswatch

CBS White House Correspondent on Donald Trump

Joey talks with CBS News White House Correspondent Pam Coulter about the latest on Donald Trump.

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Donald Trump and the Democrats

We have heard how Republican presidential candidates are distancing themselves from Donald Trump, but what about Democrats?

Weekend Newswatch

State Senator Andy Manar

Joey talks with Illinois State Senator Andy Manar about yesterday’s session at the State House and today’s budget meeting.

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District 186 School Board President

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about last night’s school board meeting.


Presidential campaign money is spent differently in Iowa

Despite Iowa’s influence in the nations presidential nominating process, political spending there is just a sliver of overall campaign spending, and how that money is spent is also differs from the way it is spent in other places.


Deb Bonner with APL on new pets for Christmas

Joey talks with Deb Bonner with the Animal Protective League about adopting a pet for Christmas, and precautions for holiday decorations around pets.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Reaction to President Obama’s Oval Office address

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Correspondent Howard Arenstein on last nights presidential address.

Weekend Newswatch

Presidential candidate timing

In a political age when a stray comment to a handful of supporters can be viewed by millions in hours, it’s not enough to just plan for a good presidential campaign.

WICS Joy of Sharing

WICS-TV’s Annual “Joy of Sharing” Drive

Leslie Cox, WICS-TV NewsChannel 20 and Fox Illinois Promotions Coordinator, talks with WTAX’s Will Stevenson about their annual Joy of Sharing collection drive going on today (December 4).

Recent Headlines

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.

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Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor


Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.

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Amtrak, Illinois Reach Deal to Maintain Instate Service


The deal announced Friday will maintain service through the end of the fiscal year on June 30 at a cost of $38.3 million to the state. The department paid $42 million the previous fiscal year.

1 day ago in Local

State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

Illinois State Museum

Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.

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Woman Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter of Child Sentenced

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Cammie Kelly is going to prison for four years.