Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Gubernatorial Debate Analysis – Dr. Kent Redfield

Joey talks with UIS Political Science Professor Dr. Kent Redfield about the Quinn/Rauner debate in Peoria.

Weekend Newswatch

Gubernatorial Debate Analysis – Jim Anderson

Joey talks with Jim Anderson with the Illinois News Network about the Quinn/Rauner debate in Peoria.

Weekend Newswatch

Ebola Update

Joey talks with Bary Bagnoto with CBS Radio News on the latest out of Dallas the new airport screening procedures.

Morning Newswatch

Central Illinois Foodbank

Joey talks with Krista Lisser about the money that the Central Illinois Food Bank is getting form WalMart after qualifying though an online vote.

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Ebola

The man from Liberia battling Ebola in Dallas had died, and there are new screening procedures at some airports.

City of Springfield

Alderman Joe McMenamin

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the Springfield City Council meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Eat With Your Kids

Dr. Marthe dela Cruz from the SIU school of Medicine talks with Joey about a study published in The Journal of Pediatrics that says having family meals can lower the chances of a child becoming obese.

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The Latest on Ebola in Dallas

The CDC plans to increase screening for Ebola for people flying to the U.S.

Morning Newswatch

School Board

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the latest school board meeting.

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SCOTUS

There is a new batch of newlyweds today, many rushed to get married yesterday, right after the Supreme Court declined to consider weather same sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

Recent Headlines

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Extension Sought for Medical Marijuana Program

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Medical marijuana has gotten off to a slow start in Illinois, so one state lawmaker wants to push back the finish line.

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SEIU Rallies to Find Funding for Child Care Program

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The program's money is about to run out, part of the current fiscal year's budget problems.

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U of I Asks Court to Dismiss Professor’s Lawsuit

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University lawyers say Steven Salaita had no "binding contract''.

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U.S. Court Declines to Decide Illinois Benefits Issue

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A federal appeals court in Chicago has declined to resolve a contentious issue over whether Illinois' constitution strictly bars the reduction of retiree benefits.

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Deere & Co. Prepares for Largest Revenue Drop Ever

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Sales are forecast to fall 17 percent this fiscal year from 2014.