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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

**Not available for TV, Print in Germany**

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.


A stroke nurse navigator on World Stroke Day

Joey works with stroke nurse navigator at Memorial Medical Center, Kelly Dunkirk about the FAST Test on world Stroke Day.

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

**Not available for publication in Germany, Poland, Russia, Hungary, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia, Slovakia**

Hillary Clinton should brace for more attacks

After what some are calling a successful week for democratic presidential front runner Hillary Clinton, she can expect she can expect more scrutiny and criticism.

City of Springfield

Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor on the city council meeting

Joey talked with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about last night’s Springfield City Council meeting.


Legislation introduced to regulate the fantasy sports industry

Joey talks with State Representative Mike Zalewski, about his introduction of oversight legislation of the fantasy sports industry.

Recent Headlines

3 hours ago in Local

Davis, LaHood Talk Presidential Visit

Barack Obama makes Thanksgiving Day phone calls to U.S. troops

The two Republican Congressmen whose districts include Springfield are ready to welcome President Obama to the Capitol.

7 hours ago in Local

U of I Menorah Vandalized Again

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A 9-foot-tall menorah at a University of Illinois Jewish student center has been damaged for a third time in less than a year.

7 hours ago in Local

Lawmaker Introduces Violent Videos Bill


An Illinois lawmaker wants to criminalize recording fights in order to post them online.

8 hours ago in Local

Downtown Street Parking Ban for Obama Event

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The City of Springfield has put out a list of places you can't park in the downtown area Wednesday due to President Obama's visit.

9 hours ago in Local

Man Arrested for Selling Synthetic Urine


A suburban Chicago store owner has been charged with selling synthetic urine to help people pass drug and alcohol tests.