Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

“Grease” opens at Theater in the Park tonight

“Grease” director Karla Brady Wilhelm, joins Joey along with Haley Muller who plays “Sandy”, and Brooke Seacrist to talk about the show and sing “Raining on Prom Night” for you

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Hate in America

Why is it that america is still dealing with racial hatred in 2015?

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Joe McMenamin on the Bluffstone project

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on the Bluffstone student housing project that is proposed for downtown Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on budget progress

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler to see if there is any progress on the budget statement at the Illinois State House.

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Lobbyist contributions in the presidential campaing

This may not be much of a surprise to you, but some presidential candidates seem to indicate one thing, but do something else.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan

Joey talks with Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about the city council meeting and the Bluffstone project.

Cardinals

The latest on the alleged Cardinal hacking scandal

Joey talks with Illinois Radio Network Sports Director Jason Groch on the alleged hacking of the Houston Astros by the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Donald Trump announces his candidacy for the presidency

Real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump has entered the republican race for president.

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State Senator & 18th Congressional seat candidate Darin LaHood

Joey talks with State Senator Darin LaHood about his campaign for the 18th Congressional district and the endorsement of former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar.

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Springfield’s new Economic Development Director

Joey talks with Springfield’s new Director of Economic Development, Karen Davis about her experience and plans for the job.

Recent Headlines

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Illinois First State in the Nation to Lock Painkiller Bottles

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The one-year program will put the locks on painkillers that contain hydrocodone, also known as Vicodin or Norco.

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The Du Quoin State Fair is on Now Through Labor Day

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Fair Manager Patrick Buchen says it's a money windfall for the area.

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Pair of House Fires Look Like Arson but Appear to be Unrelated

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SPD and SFD continue to investigate the fires which occured within 90 minutes of each other.

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Judge Considers Whether to Dismiss Illinois Head-Injury Suit

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Cook County Judge Leroy Martin Jr. heard oral arguments Friday.

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Ex-Washington Mayor Don Gronewald Dead at 83

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Gronewald, mayor of the central Illinois town from 1989 to 2001, died Tuesday at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.