Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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DSI’s Ann Frescura on Old Capitol Holiday Walks

The first Holiday Walk is this Wednesday.

A protester yells at a Missouri State Police officer during a protest at the Ferguson, Mo., police headquarters Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in Ferguson.

CBS’s Steve Futterman on Weekend Activity in the St. Louis Region

Steve Futterman reports on weekend protests at St. Louis area malls and previews the work of the Ferguson Commission.

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Previewing Week 2 of the Fall Veto Session

Will the state’s minimum wage be raised?

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Is Black Friday on its way out?

Sales were down this year.

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Black Friday in Springfield

Joey talks with Kirk Farah as he checks out all of the hot spots for Black Friday shopping around Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Muni season announced

Michelle Eccles and Mark Wheeler from the Muni Board talk with Joey about the 2015 Muni season and how to get season tickets.

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Ferguson on Black Friday

Ferguson Missouri residents came out in a show of support on thanksgiving to clean up debris and spruce up buildings after violence earlier this week.

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Are you going to watch the calories today?

Joey talks with Emily Bailey, a clinical dietitian with Memorial Medical Center on how you can keep the calories in check on this Thanksgiving.

Weekend Newswatch

These apps can help you as you hit the stores on Black Friday

If you are braving the masses tomorrow at the store you might need some extra help. These apps might come in handy.

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Will things change in Washington with the new congress?

In 2015 republicans will control both houses of congress after capturing the senate from democrats in the election a little more than three weeks ago. Can we expect big changes in D.C.?

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New Illinois Schools Chief Says Funding Fix Could Take Years

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Smith also says charter schools should be part of the mix.

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Debate in General Assembly over Civics Class Requirement

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Bill also passed to use e-learning in Illinois schools during inclement weather.

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Autism Programs Hopeful Lawmakers Will Come to Their Rescue

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Providers say some programs may not survive if funding is not restored.

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DeWitt Co. Settlement OK’d in Dispute to Put Toxic Waste Over Aquifer

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DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.

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Kankakee Co. Sheriff Describes Security Lapses that led to Inmate Escape

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Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.