Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Holiday light electrical safety

Joey talks with Kyla Kruse with SafeElectricity.org about how to stay safe around electrical holiday decorations.


Babysitting clinic coming up in January

Joey talks with Tiffany Hardy who is co-chair of the Friends of Memorial’s babysitting clinic and director of childcare services at Memorial Medical Center about the babysitting clinic coming up in January.

Morning Newswatch

A new scam could cost you your home

There is a new criminal scam that could cost you your house called ‘deed fraud.’


Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about last night’s committee of the whole meeting.

Morning Newswatch

CBS White House Correspondent on Donald Trump

Joey talks with CBS News White House Correspondent Pam Coulter about the latest on Donald Trump.

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

**Not available for publication in Germany, Poland, Russia, Hungary, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia, Slovakia**

Donald Trump and the Democrats

We have heard how Republican presidential candidates are distancing themselves from Donald Trump, but what about Democrats?

Weekend Newswatch

State Senator Andy Manar

Joey talks with Illinois State Senator Andy Manar about yesterday’s session at the State House and today’s budget meeting.

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District 186 School Board President

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about last night’s school board meeting.


Presidential campaign money is spent differently in Iowa

Despite Iowa’s influence in the nations presidential nominating process, political spending there is just a sliver of overall campaign spending, and how that money is spent is also differs from the way it is spent in other places.


Deb Bonner with APL on new pets for Christmas

Joey talks with Deb Bonner with the Animal Protective League about adopting a pet for Christmas, and precautions for holiday decorations around pets.

Recent Headlines

15 hours ago in Local

New Director Named to ALPLM

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

Governor Rauner announces two new appointees, one to the Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library.

19 hours ago in Local

Qik-N-Ez Robbery Suspect in Arrested

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Cody Desilva was found with two other subjects in a car on 4th Street early Saturday morning. The other two persons were released.

1 day ago in Local

Multiple Accident Ties Up Traffic: Police Cite Driver With Medical Emergency


A multiple accident ties up traffic in Springfield during morning rush hour.

1 day ago in Local

Home Health Care Advocates Beg Governor Rauner To Keep Overtime


Advocates of Home Health Care push for Governor Rauner to reconsider banning overtime

2 days ago in Local

Springfield-Based Ag Manufacturer Takes Over Utah Company

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A Springfield-based agriculture products manufacturer is on the move once again to expand its portfolio.