Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Jim Krasula live from Ottawa

Joey talks with Jim Krasula form CBS Radio News live from the parliament building in Ottawa with the latest on the Canadian shootings.

Weekend Newswatch

Kent Redfield discusses the Durbin/Oberweis debate.

Joey talks with university of Illinois political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about the Dick Durbin, Jim Oberweis debate.

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Shootings in Canada, and another White House fence jumper

There were terrifying moments in what is normally a sleepy city when a man fatally shot a soldier at Canada’s war memorial in Ottawa before being killed inside the countries parliament building. And there was another White House fence jumper.

Weekend Newswatch

Peter King with CBS News with an Update on Ebola

Joey talks with Peter King with CBS Radio News on the latest with Ebola on several fronts.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on the City Council Meeting

Frank Edwards Joins Joey to talk about Magro meat processing facility that got the thumbs up from the council last night.

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The Latest on Ebola

There is now a funnel for airline traffic coming into the u.s coming from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea may only land at five designated airports.

Weekend Newswatch

Alderman Jobe on Proposed Meat Market

With the vote coming up tonight on the proposed Magro meat processing facility/meat market, Alderman Cory Jobe talks with Joey about possible outcomes for the vote.

Morning Newswatch

District 186 School Board President

Mike Zimmers talks with Joey about school security and test scores that came up at the District 186 board meeting.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Mayoral Candidate Paul Palazzolo

Joey talks with Candidate for Mayor of Springfield Paul Palazzolo about the proposed Magro meat market that could get the go ahead at tonight’s city council meeting.

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Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years

Double-amputee Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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.