Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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‘Undying Words’ – a new exhibit at the ALPLM

James M. Cornelius, Curator of the Lincoln Collection talks with Joey on the new exhibit opening at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum this Saturday called ‘Undying Words’.

Weekend Newswatch

Rochester School Superintendent Tom Bertrand on school funding

Joey talks with Rochester School Superintendent Tom Bertrand on school funding in Illinois.

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Alderman Edwards on CWLP generators

Joey talks with Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on the money the Springfield City Council approved to retrofit some CWLP generators.

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Five feet and counting in Buffalo

How unusual has this cold weather been this year, especially in in western new york? The snow storm there is being called on of the worst in memory.

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John Milhiser on Mental Health Court

Joey with Sangamon County State’s Attorney John Milhiser about the Mental Health Court that will begin in the new year.

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Preparing for a decision in Ferguson Missouri

There are more preparations in and around Ferguson Missouri where they are waiting on a grand jury decision on whether it will indict Darren Wilson, in the shooting death of Michale Brown, an unarmed black 18 year old back in august.

Morning Newswatch

A new candidate for Ward 5 Alderman

Dominic Elijah Watson talks with Joey about announcing a run for Springfield Ward 5 alderman.

Weekend Newswatch

Chris Hembroug, President & CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembroug, President & CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about our governor elect his effect on business in Springfield and Sangamon County.

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Another gruesome Islamic State video

Islamic state has released another video of another of a beheaded Peter Kassig, an Indiana native and now the third American to be executed and fifth western hostage overall to be killed.

Bobcat Goldthwait

Actor, comedian, screenwriter, and director, Bobcat Goldthwait joins Joey to talk about his career and his relationship with Robin Williams. Bobcat is at Donny B’s Comedy Club this weekend.

Recent Headlines

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Extension Sought for Medical Marijuana Program

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Medical marijuana has gotten off to a slow start in Illinois, so one state lawmaker wants to push back the finish line.

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SEIU Rallies to Find Funding for Child Care Program

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The program's money is about to run out, part of the current fiscal year's budget problems.

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U of I Asks Court to Dismiss Professor’s Lawsuit

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University lawyers say Steven Salaita had no "binding contract''.

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U.S. Court Declines to Decide Illinois Benefits Issue

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A federal appeals court in Chicago has declined to resolve a contentious issue over whether Illinois' constitution strictly bars the reduction of retiree benefits.

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Deere & Co. Prepares for Largest Revenue Drop Ever

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Sales are forecast to fall 17 percent this fiscal year from 2014.