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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Chris Hembrough of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembrough with the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about some of the latest economic indicators in Springfield.

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Illinois Delegation Reacts to Netanyahu

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Durbin attended out of respect to Jews; Schakowsky boycotted

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More Testimony about School Funding

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Manar airs out new SB 1

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Libri Retires; Last Day as Circuit Clerk March 31

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First elected in 1996 following one term as auditor

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Springfield Public Schools Look at Financing Options

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Springfield Public Schools is putting a plan in place if state budget cuts end up meaning cutting at least two state aid payments.

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Springfield CVB Nabs National “G.I. Joe” Convention

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It's not unusual for Springfield to host conventions for collectors of certain types of memorabilia, but this is a first.