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Donald Trump refuses to apologize for comments about John McCain

Some people want presidential candidate Donald Trump to apologize for his comments about the war record of Arizona Senator and one time presidential candidate John McCain.

Weekend Newswatch

Hope Institute CEO Clint Paul on changes at the facility

Clint Paul with Hope Institute talks with Joey about changes in the next year or so to the residential program at the facility.


The Chatham Sweetcorn Festival gets underway today

Joey talks with Jay Hoffman and Chuck Hunt with the Chatham Jaycees about the 2015 Chatham Sweetcorn Festival that starts at 4:00PM today.

Morning Newswatch

Will ‘The Donald’ have money problems while running for the White House?

Donald Trump may be the richest man in the presidential race, but that doesn’t mean the republican hopeful doesn’t have money problems.


Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on Hunter Lake

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on why the Alderman doesn’t thing the city should go forward with Hunter Lake.

Morning Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler on the budget, getting state employees paid, the Illinois State Museum, and the new Happy Hour law.

Weekend Newswatch

The President answers questions on the Iran deal

President Obama is on the offensive on the Iran nuclear deal a day after the accord was signed. He held an hour long news conference on the subject to discuss it.


Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen on the ‘Pension Perk’

Joey talks with Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen on progress made at last night’s city council meeting on the ‘Pension Perk.’

Morning Newswatch

Help us Stuff-A-Truck with school supplies for District 186

Joey talks with Contact Ministries Shelter Director Mia Woods on the Stuff-A-Truck event coming up Saturday at Hy-Vee to collect school supplies for District 186.

Weekend Newswatch

Cardinal players get booed at the All Star Game

Joey talks Cardinal players being booed, and Pete Rose at the All Star Game with Illinois Radio Network Sports Director Jason Goch.

Recent Headlines

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Springfield Micro-Lending Fund Gives $120K in 1st 2 months

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The city of Springfield’s new micro-lending program has given out a total of $120,000 in loans to small business owners…

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U of I Business Incubator has NSF Grants for Female and Minority Entrepreneurs

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The people trying to turn ideas into commerce at the University of Illinois have a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation in a program called AWARE.

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SAA Hopes to Restore Lincoln-Era Piano with Crowdfunding Help

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A crowdfunding campaign hopes to raise the final $7,500 needed to bring a possibly 180-year piano back to playable condition.

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Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Southern Illinois Woman

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Authorities in southern Illinois say foul play is not suspected in the death of a 22-year-old Murphysboro woman whose body…

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Prosecutors: Man Eyed Targets After Brother Shot

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Investigators say a Chicago man suspected in the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy went looking for targets after his brother was killed during a months-long gang feud.