Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Ferguson MO

Joey talks with Michael Calhoun from KMOX radio in St. Louis about the continuing unrest in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Pajama Game

Joey visits with some of the cast of “The Pajama Game”, Mark Wheeler (Sid Sorokin), Carrie Branson (Mae) and Austin Dambacher (Prez). The show opens Friday night at Theater in the Park.

Weekend Newswatch

Depression

In the wake of the suicide of Robin Williams, Joey talks with Dr. Laura Shea from SIU School of Medicine about depression.

Morning Newswatch

Gaza

Maya Karmely Consul for Public Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest talks with Joey on progress for peace in Gaza.

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Alderman Frank Edwards

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards joins Joey to talk about the City council Committee of the Whole meeting and the Esquire theater building.

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Tony Stewart and Racing at the Fair

Bob Sargent with Track Enterprises in Macon talks with Joey about the Tony Stewart situation and racing at the Illinois State Fair this weekend.

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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).

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Robin Williams – 1

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

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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.

Recent Headlines

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Illinois DNR to Use Grant On Recreation

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The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it will receive more than $1.7 million to expand the Illinois Recreational Access Program.

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Quinn Signs Legislation Requiring Transit Review

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Pat Quinn has signed a mass transit reform law intended to make the operations of transit agencies serving metropolitan Chicago more transparent and accountable.

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GOP Says It Has Fixes for ACA, Dems Skeptical

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Mark Kirk is for repeal; Dick Durbin says no repeal but he'll work with the GOP on fixes.

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IDOT Under Fire Again for Hiring Practices

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Illinois Executive Inspector General's office says workers hired under title but given other duties to avoid hiring rules. Also asserts Governor Quinn was not involved.

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Greens Off, Libertarians On November’s Ballot

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Green Party vows to fight decision