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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Race relations in Springfield

Joey talks with Sandy Robinson with the Springfield Office of Community Relations about race relations in the city.

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You want an open internet, right?

Ray Schroeder, from the University of Illinois Springfield talks with Joey about a recently struck down ruling from the FCC might affect how you stream movies in your home.

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State Senator Sam McCann

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann on some of the latest headlines coming out of the Springfield.

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Tom Arnold visits the Morning Newswatch

Joey visits with Tom Arnold who is in town at Donnie B’s Comedy Club this weekend. Somehow cow farts come up in the conversation!

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Ball Charter School gears up for its lottery.

Principle Matt Fraas joins Joey McLaughlin to talk about the lottery process for getting kids into Ball Charter School for the upcoming year.

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A new challenger for the 96th legeslative district.

Joey McLaughlin talks with Landon Laubhan on entering the race on the republican ticket.

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The Kidzeum gets a big donation from ADM

Joey talks with the President of the Board of Directors of the Kidzeum of health and Science about a new large donation from Archer Daniels Midland.

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Why is the price of bacon on the rise?

Jim Kaitschuk, Executive Director of the Illinois Pork Producers talks with Joey McLaughlin about why the price of pork has been rising.

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The Springfield v Chatham water settlement

Chatham Village Attorney John Meyers joins Joey to talk about the settlement that is sending 700 thousand dollars to Springfield.

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Cardinal broadcaster Dan McLaughlin on the Cardinal Caravan

Joey McLaughlin visits with Dan McLaughlin who is coming and what to expect at the Cardinal Caravan on Monday at the Prairie Capitol Convention Center.

Recent Headlines

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Ambulance, SUV Collide at Clear Lake & Dirksen

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An ambulance heading south on Dirksen Parkway collided with an SUV late Friday afternoon, shutting down the intersection at Clear Lake for some time.

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Public Comments Invited on Rules for Medical Pot

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The proposed rules for medical marijuana are now available for public comment

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Fuzzy Language in Law Could Draw University Employees to Retire Early

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A wrinkle in the pension story in Illinois is the almost immediate retirements of hundreds of university faculty members

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WIU Acknowledged for Arts, Creativity

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Small-town and rural Illinois are not devoid of creativity

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Public’s Help Needed to Identify Vandals

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Vandals scratched vehicles and also used rocks and a BB gun to damage windows on homes between April 7th and 13th.