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Jim Langfelder

Ask the Mayor – Segment 4

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder, and takes calls about a variety of city matters on the first Wednesday of every month.


What’s next for the county clerk who won’t issues same sex marriage licences?

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield political science professor, Dr. Jason Pierceson about the county clerk in Kentucky who continues to refuse to issues same sex marriage licenses.

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State Representative Michael Zalewski on medicine bottle locks

Joey talks with State Representative Michael Zalewski about the new law to provide locking devices on painkiller pharmacy prescriptions.


The Farm Progress Show 2015 is underway

Joey talks with WAND TVs Stu Ellis about the 2015 Farm Progress Show in Decatur.

Hillary Clinton speaks at a press conference at the Women's Empowerment Event at the United Nations

Featuring: Hillary Clinton
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 10 Mar 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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More of Hillary Clinton’s emails have been released

The state department has released another 71 hundred pages of email from the private server of former secretary of state Hillary Clinton.

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Another Land of Lincoln ‘Honor Flight’ is coming up

Joey talked with John Dust with Land of Lincoln Honor Flight about the program, how to help fund flights, and about the next ‘Honor Flight’ that is coming up in September.

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Horace Mann survey on teachers spending their own money on supplies

Michelle Eccles-McLaughlin (Joey’s wife) talked with Joey about a new Horace Mann survey that looked at how much of their own money teachers spend each year on supplies for the classroom.

Bernard Sanders speaks during the Presidential Candidates Plenary at the National Urban League Conference at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Featuring: Democratic Presidential hopeful U.S. Senator Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Where: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
When: 31 Jul 2015
Credit: Johnny Louis/WENN.com

Will the Sanders campaign go negative against Hillary?

Here’s a behind the scenes campaign of democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.


Congressman Rodney Davis

Joey chats with Congressman Rodney Davis about the US Chamber of Commerce “Spirit of Enterprise” award, the Veterans Administration, and the recent shooting in Roanoke.

Morning Newswatch

“The Adams Family Musical” opens tonight at the Hoogland

Joey talks with Gus Gordon from the cast of “The Adams Family Musical” that opens tonight at the Hoogland Center for the Arts in downtown Springfield.

Recent Headlines

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Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Southern Illinois Woman

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Authorities in southern Illinois say foul play is not suspected in the death of a 22-year-old Murphysboro woman whose body…

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Prosecutors: Man Eyed Targets After Brother Shot

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Investigators say a Chicago man suspected in the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy went looking for targets after his brother was killed during a months-long gang feud.

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Lawyers for Schock Say Documents Handed Over to Prosecutors

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Attorneys for former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock say they have reached an agreement with federal prosecutors on documents currently under review by a federal judge.

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Senate Democratic Candidates Seek Backing From Big Names

Tammy Duckworth

Some powerful Democrats in Illinois are backing different candidates in the party’s U.S. Senate primary.

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Man Killed After Shooting Inside Home


Incident happened around 3:30am on East Brown.