Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on the budget and the ‘Turnaround Agenda’

Joey talks with Dr. Kent Redfield, professor of Political Science at the University of Illinois at Springfield on the budget, and the Governor’s ‘Turnaround Agenda’.

local_news_generic

The latest on the FIFA scandal

Members of soccer’s international governing body were for sale.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Andy Manar on the budget

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar on progress on the budget the Democrats have advanced that has about a $3 billion shortfall.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe joins Joey to discuss mayoral appointments, liquor license abstentions and the Stanford extension project.

local_news_generic

Houston begins to assess damage from devastating floods

Houston, the nations fourth largest city is assessing damage this morning after flooding killed at least five people, wrecked thousands of structures and left motorists stranded on flooded roads.

cwlp

New City, Water Light and Power chief, Doug Brown

Joey talks with the new head of City, Water Light and Power, Doug Brown about the PILOT program, and a new water source for the city.

Weekend Newswatch

Boaters need to be aware of new laws before hitting the water

Joey talks with Sargent Chris Stone with the Conservation Police about new boating laws and safe boating as the season gets underway.

local_news_generic

Floods and severe weather pummel Texas & the Great Plains

More brutal and deadly weather in Texas, Oklahoma and parts of Kansas.

Morning Newswatch

Kidzeum of Health and Science update

Joey talks with Rachael Thomson, the president of the Board of Directors of the Kidzeum of Health and Science to get an update on fundraising for the children’s museum.

local_news_generic

After the earthquake in Nepal

Following the earthquake devastation in Nepal, there are questions to be answered and the country looks to rebuild and make things safer.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Springfield-Area Historic Site Visits Mostly Down

Fresh
old_state_capitol_3

Most of the historic sites in the Springfield area have seen a decline in attendance despite last year's increase in tourism statewide.

in Local

Agreement Reached on Schock Contempt Charges

Fresh
schock

Schock and his attorneys have reached a temporary resolution with federal prosecutors on civil contempt accusations.

in Local

Electricity on the Open Market

meter electric

CUB has comparison tool online

in Local

DCFS Answers Criticism

DCFS

Poor record-keeping, no training about runaways

in Local

Schock in Court

schock

His lawyers say they want to protect his constitutional rights