Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

state fair logo

Looking for Lincoln

Executive Director Sarah Watson of Looking for Lincoln discusses the expanded presence at the Illinois State Fair in this podcast (truncated due to technical difficulties).

robin williams (2)

Robin Williams – 1

Remembering comedian and actor Robin Williams who was found dead in his Northern California Home.

robin williams (2)

Robin Williams – 2

Remembering Robin Williams after he was found dead in his California home from an apparent suicide. An investigation is underway…he was 63.

Morning Newswatch

Tony Stewart

NASCAR’s Tony Stewart Struck and Killed Another Driver in the Middle of a Race.

local_news_generic

The President and Airstrikes

President Obama’s decision to launch military strikes in Iraq carries a lot of political risk.

local_news_generic

U.S. Airstrikes in Iraq

There are early indications that three days of U.S. air strikes are having an effect on the terrorists that have overrun large portions of Iraq.

local_news_generic

ISIS in Syria

The western word has major concerns win Syria as it tries to prevent the advances of the terrorist group called the Islamic State or ISIS.

Morning Newswatch

U.S. Airstrikes in Iraq

CBS Military Consultant Mike Lyons talks with Joey about President Obama’s decision to OK new air strikes in Iraq.

Weekend Newswatch

Inversion and Walgreens

Joey talks with Jorge Villegas, associate professor of Business Administration at University of Illinois Springfield about inversion and Walgreens decision not to do it.

Morning Newswatch

Greater Tuna

Joey talks with Rich McCoy and Darin Harms, the stars of “Greater Tuna” which opens this weekend at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Springfield Woman Faces More DUI Charges in Crash That Killed Two

ANDREA LITTLE 102052

Faces 11 counts in the deaths from a fatal October crash

in Local

Committee Hearings Begin on YWCA Block Redevelopment

4th and jackson

Two city blocks eyed for redevelopment

in Local

State Pension Ruling Expected Friday

sangamon_county_building_3

A Sangamon County judge says he'll issue a ruling Friday over the constitutionality of Illinois' pension overhaul.

in Local

Illinois Job Numbers Not Showing Improvement

jobs

Unemployment rate holds at 9%

in Local

Koch Looks Forward to Killeen Presidency

UIS logo

University of Illinois Springfield chancellor Susan Koch is elated by the decision.