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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Sliders

Springfield Sliders owner Todd Miller

Joey talks with the new owner of the Springfield Sliders, Todd Miller about the season which starts this weekend.

The Clinton Global Initiative University - Fast Forward: Accelerating Opportunity for All

Featuring: Former U.S. President Bill Clinton
Where: CORAL GABLES, Florida, United States
When: 07 Mar 2015
Credit: JLN Photography/WENN.com

Will Bill take care of the economy if Hillary is elected?

If she is elected, Hillary Clinton has said that she will put her husband in charge of the economy because “…he knows how to do it.”

Chamber of Commerce

Chris Hembrough on the Chamber school survey

Joey talks with the President and CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about the study they did on perceptions of the Springfield school district.

Illinois State Fairgrounds

Grandstand tickets go on sale tomorrow

Joey talks with Illinois State Fair Manager Kevin Gordon about this year’s grandstand acts.

Business Over Coffee

Business Over Coffee with Charlie Ferguson

“Business Over Coffee” talking all about the Crowne Plaza in Springfield.

tiny home

The “Tiny Home” trend

Young adults determined to pay off student loans or commit to a life of minimal debt are showing more and more interest in tiny homes.

Jess Kurti

Jess Kurti is volunteering at food banks across the nation

Joey talked with Jess Kurti and Krista Lisser with the Central Illinois Foodbank. Jess is volunteering at the 200-plus food banks in the Feeding America network across the USA, AND running a marathon in every state!

Barney's WTAX

Barney’s Furniture opens at new location

Joey talks with Al Stare about the Barney’s Furniture, and it’s new location at the corner of Chatham Rd. and Wabash Avenue.

Obama Springfield AP 3

Obama administration pushes out regulation

The Obama administration is quickly pushing out regulations, nearly one third faster in its final year than during the previous three.

City of Springfield

Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan on the city council meeting

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about City, water Light and Power, and the $30,000 the city is giving to a golf tournament coming to town.

Recent Headlines

1 hour ago in Local

“New All Time Low”


Lawmakers react to raucous finish Wednesday

15 hours ago in Local

UPDATE: Budget Plan Passes Amid GOP Outrage

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$7B unbalanced; $700M bump for schools

19 hours ago in Local

Bomb Threat Unfounded at Butler Elementary School

Butler Elementary School

Butler Elementary School is back to normal after a bomb threat caused it to be evacuated for a short time Wednesday.

19 hours ago in Local

AP NewsBreak: Rauner Board Asked Builders to Lobby Lawmakers

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Good-government advocates are criticizing the head of an agency managing state construction projects for asking builders to lobby lawmakers to restore funding.

20 hours ago in Local

House Fails to Override Labor Arbitration Veto

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The labor arbitration bill remains dead.