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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

ABC's The View sits down with Republican  presidential canidate Ben Carson: Carson defends himself on his views of Pro-Life and gun control.

Featuring: Ben Carson
Where: United States
When: 06 Oct 2015
Credit: Supplied by WENN.com

Ben Carson leads in another poll

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson is now the number one pick of GOP presidential primary voters with Donald Trump slipping to second place according to a survey by the Wall Street Journal and NBC News.

Weekend Newswatch

Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor on the Food Mart building

Joey talked with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor on his effort to keep the Food Mart building form being torn down.

Morning Newswatch

The latest on that Metrojet plane crash

Joey talks with CBS Radio News reporter Edward Yeranian live from Egypt on the Russian Metrojet Airbus crash, which authorities say disintegrated at high altitude.

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Paul Ryan starts his first week on the job as Speaker

Today begins the first full week on the job for newly elected Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on the upcoming budget meeting

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the budget meeting between the governor and the legislative leaders coming on on the 18th of November.

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UIS students “Trick-or-Treating” for canned goods

Joey talks with the Director of the UIS Volunteer & Civic Engagement Center, Mark Dochterman about UIS students Trick-or-Treating for canned goods to benefit the Central Illinois Foodbank. Hy-Vee will match the canned good donations this year.


Kids activities at the Hoogland Center for the Arts

You can take the kiddies to the Hoogland Center for the Arts this weekend for the “Halloween Family Carnival.” Joey talks with Autumn and Emily with Hoogland Teens about the fun.

2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix held at the Sochi Autodrom - Winners Podium

Featuring: Vladimir PUTIN
Where: Sochi, Russian Federation
When: 12 Oct 2014
Credit: ATP/WENN.com

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Are presidential candidates thinking about Russia?

There is an issue on the presidential campaign trail that isn’t getting much attention, even though it might be one of the most important issues of a new presidency.

Morning Newswatch

Republican debate analysis

Joey talks with Dr. Kent Redfield from the political science department at the University Of Illinois Springfield about last night’s republican debate.

Weekend Newswatch

The Illinois Times ‘Best of’ issues is out

Joey talks with Lisa Elis and Pat Pat Yeagal from the Illinois Times about the new ‘Bet of’ issues which is out today.

Recent Headlines

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.

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Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor


Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.

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Amtrak, Illinois Reach Deal to Maintain Instate Service


The deal announced Friday will maintain service through the end of the fiscal year on June 30 at a cost of $38.3 million to the state. The department paid $42 million the previous fiscal year.

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State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

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Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.

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Woman Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter of Child Sentenced

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Cammie Kelly is going to prison for four years.