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Morning Newswatch

Authorities still working on getting to some Nepal earthquake victims

More than 5,000 are dead and more than 10,000 injured following Saturday’s powerful earthquake in Nepal.

Morning Newswatch

The Illinois State Treasurer on his first 100 days in office

Illinois State Treasurer Mike Frerichs talks with Joey about his first 100 days in office, and what comes next.

Weekend Newswatch

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce infrastructure listening session

Joey talks with the Director of Business & Community Development at the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, Josh Collins about the listening session on infrastructure today at the Hoogland with IDOT and the Capital Development Board at 2:30PM.

Mayor Elect Jim Langfelder on his transition team

Joey talks to Springfield Mayor Elect Jim Langfelder about his transition process and his transition team.

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Springfield Sports Hall of Fame featured in Caterpillar Dieselettes exhibit

Joey talks with Caterpillar Visitors Center manager, Kathryn Spitznagle about an exhibit at the visitor center in Peoria about the Caterpillar Dieselettes which featured Eleanor ‘Rudy’ Rudolph who will be inducted into the Springfield Sports Hall of Fame tomorrow night.

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The death toll in Nepal continues to rise

The death toll for the earthquake in Nepal on Saturday shot past 3,800 today according to government officials.

Morning Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on marijuana bill

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the $26 million to help re-fund TAP, the Quit Line and others, and ‘decriminalizing’ marijuana bill.

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The latest on the Lincoln Funeral Coalition

Joey talks with Katie Spindell with the Lincoln Funeral Coalition on the latest on the reenactment.

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Here’s why you’ll see all of those motorcycles in town on Sunday

A.B.A.T.E. of Illinois is having its 25th Annual Safety & Awareness Rally and parade this Sunday. You will probably notice hundreds of motorcycles in town. Joey talks to Bobbi Ozanic about it.

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Governor Bruce Rauner on tourism and the Illinois Turnaround.

Joey talks with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner about the upcoming Lincoln Funeral commemoration events, the Illinois Turnaround, ‘fair share’ dues and more.

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Economic Development Commission Backs Parking Garage Repairs

9-1-15 Economic Development Commission

A project that's been delayed for years may end up going forward, thanks in part to the city's new Economic Development Commission.

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SEIU Urges Override of Rauner Veto

9-1-15 SEIU

The Service Employees International Union used the State Capitol Rotunda to hold a class they say Governor Bruce Rauner is trying to cut.

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Farmers Need to be Promoters, Too

USFRA FPS sustainability press conf

Survey released at Decatur's Farm Progress Show.

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Seven Now Dead in Legionnaires Outbreak

Quincy VA Home

Seven people have died from Legionnaires' disease at a veterans' home in Quincy.

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Police Hunt for 3 Suspects After Lake County Sheriffs Deputy Killed

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Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.