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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Jim Langfelder on CWLP

Joey talks with candidate for mayor of Springfield, Jim Langfelder on his plans for City, Water, Light and Power should he be elected….and on Cobra Commander!

Weekend Newswatch

Horace Mann is celebrating its 70th anniversary

Joey talks with Horace Mann’s Michelle Eccles about how the Springfield company is celebrating its 70th anniversary.

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“Death of a Doornail” this weekend at the Hoogland

Joey talks with the Director of “Death of a Doornail” Craig McFarland about the dinner theater murder mystery fundraiser for the Springfield theater Center this weekend a the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Weekend Newswatch

More on the latest Secret Service screw-up and the Republicans letter to Iran

Thoughts on the republicans letter to Iran, and there is a strange twist in that story of two secret service agents suspected of driving under the influence and driving into a white house security barrier.

Morning Newswatch

Pension arguments before the Illinois Supreme Court

Joey talks with Associate Professor of Political Science University of Illinois Springfield, Jason Pierceson about yesterday’s oral arguments on state‚Äôs pension reform law before the Illinois Supreme court.

Weekend Newswatch

Free cancer screening tests available this month

Joey talks with Celeste Wiley, a registered nurse and the community cancer education coordinator in the Regional Cancer Center at Memorial Medical Center as well as the chairperson of the Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois about colorectal cancer.

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Two offices shot in Ferguson Missouri protests

More troubles for the Secret Service, and it has gone from bad to worse in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 7 alderman Joe McMenamin on the committee of the whole meeting

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about last night’s the committee of the whole meeting.

Weekend Newswatch

Park District Executive Director on the Southwind park wind turbine

Joey talks with Derek Harms, the Executive Director of the Springfield Park district about the ongoing work to get the Southwind Park wind turbine spinning again.

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Hillary Clinton explains why she used her own email server

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she used a personal email account instead of a government one in her four years on the job because it was more convenient.

Recent Headlines

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Early Voting to Begin in Special Schock Replacement Primary

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Early voting starts Thursday for the special election to pick the Democratic and Republican candidates to possibly replace Aaron Schock as 18th District Congressman.

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Langfelder Talks About Appointments

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Four of Mayor Jim Langfelder's department head appointments will be voted on by the Springfield City Council next week.

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Rauner Revises Hiring Plan

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Gov. Bruce Rauner's office has revised its plan to change state hiring to allay concerns of Democrats and unions.

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Bloomington Man Deemed “Sexually Dangerous” to be Released from Treatment

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A psychiatrist has testified that a 35-year-old Bloomington man who has been in a state treatment program for sexually dangerous people since he was 15 is eligible to be released.

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Former Dixon Comptroller to Give Up Horse Trophies

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Rita Crundwell can't keep a collection of horse trophies and other personal items stored in Illinois and Wisconsin.