Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Alderman Kris Theilen on the Springfield City Council meeting

Joey talks about the City Water Light and Power coal contract with Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen, which came up last night at the city council meeting.

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How strong is the U.S economy?

Joey talks with Steven Esposito of Morgan Stanley about the economy and the effects of the presidential election, oil prices and China on the markets.

Polly Poskin from the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Polly Poskin about lady Gaga’s performance of “Til It Happens To You” from the documentary “The Hunting Ground.”


Is Super Tuesday ‘Do or Die’ for some presidential candidates?

Joey talks with CBS Radio News political analyst Leonard Steinhorn about Super Tuesday.

Morning Newswatch

Primaries in candidates home states are must win

One area where a couple of the republican presidential candidates are really feeling the pressure is in their home states, where it would be embarrassing to lose a primary.

Morning Newswatch

Sam McCann on his run for reelection in the 50th

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann abouit his reelection bid.

Weekend Newswatch

Bryce Benton on his run for the Illinois Senate

Joey talks with Bryce Benton about his run for the Illinois Senate 50th District seat.

Oscar Statue

A recap of the Academy Awards

It has not been a stellar year for the Oscars.

Apple unveil the new Apple iPad Air

UIS Professor on Apple vs the FBI

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Ron Loui about the arguments that Apple for not helping the FBI break into an iPhone.


How concerned should you be about the Zika virus?

Joey talks with Dr. Siobhan Dolan is a Harvard trained, board-certified OB/GYN and Clinical Geneticist at Montefiore Medical Center in New York City and a Medical Advisor to March of Dimes about Zika infection and pregnancy.

Recent Headlines

3 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.

3 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.

3 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.

4 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.

1 day 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.