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Morning Newswatch

State Senator Jason Barickman on new school funding legislation

Joey talks with State Senator Jason Barickman about his introduction of new school funding legislation.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Muni audition workshop is at the Hoogland tomorrow

Springfield Muni board members Michelle Eccles and Dan Humphries talk with Joey about the Muni’s audition workshop being held at the Hoogland Center for the Arts tomorrow (2-21-15).


The latest developments in the Las Vegas road rage murder

There are new developments from that deadly road rage incident in Las Vegas in which a mother of four was killed.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Andy Manar on the state budget and education funding

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar to get his thoughts on the budget address, education funding and the Governor’s approach to working with the legislature.

Weekend Newswatch

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on the budget address

Joey talks with Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Governor Rauner’s budget address.


President Obama addresses ‘Countering Extremism’ Summit

President Obama addressed a three day summit at the white house about violent extremism and radicalization ends today.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen on the City Council meeting

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen about the city council meeting, CWLP, the budget and the ethics committee.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill talks with joey about the school board meeting, school funding and the sale of district surpluses.


Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter on the latest form the village

Joey chats with Sherman Mayor Sherman Clatfelter on TIF funding, new businesses, and construction on the new Sherman park.

Morning Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on what to expect out of the Governor’s budget adress

Joey talks with University if Illinois Springfield political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s upcoming budget address.

Recent Headlines

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Kirk Sponsors Bill to Help 9-11 Rescue Workers


170 Illinoisans helped with NYC rescue efforts.

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Illinois Economy Cruising Along


Flash index at 107.1 up from 107 one year ago.

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Governor Rauner Honors Lincoln During Commemoration Events

Rauner Task Force

Gov. Bruce Rauner is honoring Abraham Lincoln at this weekend’s commemoration in Springfield of the 150th anniversary of the president’s…

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Lincoln Funeral Reenactment Draws Hundreds to Capitol City


Many attendees dressed in period costume during events commemorating 150th anniversary of Lincoln's funeral.

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Statue of Richard Pryor Finally to Stand in Peoria

Richard Pryor

Objections to Pryor's personal failings put the project on hold.