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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Springfield Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner

Joey talks with Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner about the CWLP rate restructure at the city council meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

The United States involvement in Syria

President Obama’s gamble that the U.S. could steer Syria toward a better outcome without having to intervene directly has not worked.

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District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the school board meeting and tweaks to the school transfer transfer policy.

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City, Water, Light and Power Chief Doug Brown

Joey talks with the the head of City, Water, Light and Power, Doug Brown about several of the financial aspects of the utility and the ordinances pertaining to it at the city council meeting tonight.

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SCOTUS has a new term underway

The United States Supreme Court is underway with its newest term. What will the court be taking up?

Morning Newswatch

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on CWLP

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 7 Joe McMenamin about the financial health of City, Water, Light and Power.

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It’s being called a ‘thousand year flood’ South Carolina

Joey talks with Jim Krasula with CBS Radio News, who is in Columbia South Carolina where the state’s governor is calling the flooding there a once-in-a-millennium downpour

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It was a weak jobs report for September

It was a weak jobs report for September.

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State Senator Sam McCann on the Illinois State Museum rally

Joey talks with Sate Senator Sam McCann about the Illinois State Museum closure, and the rally held at the museum last night.

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‘Civil War Tech’ at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Joey talks with the Education Director at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Michelle Poe about a new monthly program on ‘Civil War Tech.’

Recent Headlines

17 hours ago in Local

Second Arrest Made in Rochester Homicide

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One of two people that remained wanted after a deadly shooting incident late last month outside Rochester has been taken into custody.

17 hours ago in Local

President Obama’s Visit: The Day After

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They're not done replaying the game films yet, but those involved in orchestrating Wednesday's presidential visit to Springfield say, for now, it was a fun and positive experience that went well.

17 hours ago in Local

Chicago Woman Charged with Supplying Gun to Niece

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Federal prosecutors say a Chicago woman has been indicted on charges that she supplied her 14-year-old niece with the handgun the girl allegedly used to kill another teen during an argument over a boy.

20 hours ago in Local

Par-a-Dice Cuts Staff, Blames Video Gaming

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Par-A-Dice Casino in East Peoria has announced announced they are laying off employees amidst a protracted slump in business.

20 hours ago in Local

Jury Sides with Illinois Man in Excessive Force Lawsuit

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Jurors in southern Illinois have found in a federal civil lawsuit that an Olney man was the victim of excessive force when law enforcement officers stopped him near Benton in April 2012.