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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Is Donald Trump giving New Hampshire the snub?

New Hampshire voters take their first in the nation primary very seriously. But republican front runner Donald Trump seems to be giving them the snub.


What’s up with this weird December weather?

Joey talks with James Auten with the National Weather Service in Lincoln about the odd weather we have been having.

Close up of woman in mittens holding gingerbread man

Keeping holiday eating in check

Joey talks with registered dietitian and director of the Food and Nutrition Services department at Memorial Medical Center, Christina Rollins about making healthy holiday eating choices.

Republican Florida U.S. Senator Marco Rubio speaks as he announces his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower. Rubio is one of three Republican candidates to announce their plans on running against the Democratic challenger for the White House in 2016.

Featuring: Marco Rubio
Where: Miami, Florida, United States
When: 13 Apr 2015
Credit: Johnny Louis/JLNPhotography/WENN.com

Marco Rubio fends off attacks on all fronts

Florida Senator and presidential candidate Marco Rubio seems to be getting ganged up on, when he isn’t even on top…

Morning Newswatch

Are you shopping locally for the holidays?

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Local First Springfield, Bill McMahon about shopping local as Christmas nears.

Weekend Newswatch

Ken Mitchell on his “North-End Pride” book

Joey talks with Author Ken Mitchell and gets an update on his book “North-End Pride: The Story of Lanphier High School It’s People and Community” which is now in its 6th printing. Ken says he can still get one to you for Christmas. His number is 217-787-7100 or email him at ken@kenmitchellbooks.com.

Las Vegas Rally with Governor Jeb Bush at Veterans Memorial Leisure Center

Featuring: Jeb Bush
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
When: 17 Sep 2015
Credit: Judy Eddy/WENN.com

Jeb Bush changes campaign gears again

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, desperate for a bounce in the polls is making over his campaign strategy yet again.


Mayor Langfelder on getting Wi-Fi downtown

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about the city providing wireless connectivity for downtown Springfield.

school board headquarters

District 186 Board President Mike Zimmers

Joey talks with District 186 School board President Mike Zimmers about last nights school board meeting.


The Gasoline price windfall

What have you done with all of the money you have been saving on gas for you car this year?

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