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Springfield Alderman Cory Jobe on John Kasich

Ward 6 Alderman and Director of the Illinois Office of Tourism, Cory Jobe talks with Joey about why he is backing John Kasich in the primary.

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio speaks during a conference hosted by the Foreign Policy Initiative at the 3 West Club

Featuring: Marco Rubio
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 14 Aug 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Marco Rubio and the fight to win his home state

As Florida Senator Marco Rubio fights to keep his presidential bid alive by winning the republican primary in his home state tomorrow, he needs to perform strongly in one group in particular – Hispanics in southern and central Florida.

SIU School of Medicine

SIU School of Medicine Dean on possible cuts

Joey talks with the Dean and Provost at the SIU School of Medicine and CEO of SIU HealthCare, Dr. Jerry Kruse on proposed cuts.

Springfield Art Association

“Love is Eternal” writer/director Rose Harmon

Joey talks with Rose Harmon, the writer and director of a new play that opens at the Edwards Place tonight about the wedding of Abe and Mary Lincoln. Get tickets by calling the Springfield Art. Association at 217.523.2631.


“Business over Coffee” with Charlie Ferguson

Every Friday Charlie Ferguson talks with a Springfield business on “Business over Coffee.” This week, Charlie talks with Barry Seidman from Barney’s Furniture.


There is only one path to victory for Kasich

It has to work out like this for Ohio Governor John Kasich in the republican presidential primary…he needs to win his home state this Tuesday to extend his campaign since he has yet to win a single primary or caucus.

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The Springfield St. Patrick’s Day Parade is Saturday

Joey talks with Shawn Mayernick about The Springfield St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which is coming up Saturday.


March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Joey talks with registered nurse and nurse manager of the Special Procedures Area at Memorial Medical Center, Keri Hayes about colon cancer who should get a colonoscopy.

Weekend Newswatch

James Comey and the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The aggressive posture of the FBI under director James Comey is becoming a political problem for the White House according to “The Hill”.


Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath about last night’s city council meeting.

Recent Headlines

6 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers, Interest Groups Set Stage for Final Days


Workers compensation, economic growth discussed in Tuesday news conferences

13 hours ago in Local

Springfield City Council to Discuss Waste Hauling Fee Increase


The Springfield City Council may or may not consider raising garbage fees next month.

19 hours ago in Local

Dems Slate Two Candidates for Fall Election


Democrats have slated Robert Spencer of Pleasant Plains to run against Don Gray for Sangamon County Clerk, while Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo will face opposition from Donnie Killen of Springfield.

19 hours ago in Local

Redfield: Capitol Has Similar, But Different, Feeling

ILLINOIS POLITICS 7-24-15 Mike Lawrence and Kent Redfield

University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Kent Redfield says in some ways, it actually feels like lawmakers are getting toward the end of the legislative session.

19 hours ago in Local, Sports

Nunn Dismissed from U of I Basketball Team

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The University of Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.