Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts


A third deadly shooting in Springfield

Joey talks with Springfield Police Deputy Chief Dan Mounce about the three deadly shootings in Springfield in the past two weeks.


NY communter train crash & reaction to latest ISIS murder

At least 7 people have been killed, 12 other injured in a fiery crash of a New York City commuter train, and reaction from the video of a Jordanian pilot being burned to death.

Weekend Newswatch

The price of a gallon of gas surges in Springfield.

Joey talks with Bill Fleischli with the Illinois Petroleum Marketers Association about the up-tick in gas prices Springfield saw yesterday.

Morning Newswatch

Ball Charter School holds mayoral forum

Joey talks with Principal Matt Fraas, Natalie McLaughlin, and Jayden Robinson from Ball Charter School about the mayoral forum held with the students yesterday.


The Presidents budget goes to Congress

President Obama has introduced a budget that calls for a trillion dollars in new tax dollars next year.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Sam McCann on the start of session

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann to get his thoughts on the new legislative session that starts this week.

Weekend Newswatch

The Super Bowl, commercials and the NFL salary cap

The Seahawks prevented themselves from repeating as Super Bowl champs with a questionable decision in the final minute of the Super Bowl.


Republicans and the presidency

Congressman Paul Ryan is offering praise, but not an endorsement for fellow Wisconsinite Scott Walker.


Sam Johnson, candidate for mayor of Springfield

Joey talks with Sam Johnson about his plans should he win the election and become the mayor of Springfield this spring.

Morning Newswatch

Tips for keeping the football party feast in check

Many of us will eat a lot of food during the game this Sunday. Joey talks with Christina Rollins, a registered dietitian and the director of food and nutrition services at Memorial Medical Center about how to not let things get out of hand.

Recent Headlines

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Cab Driver Charged with Endangerment After Mt. Vernon Teen Leaves Camp

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A 13-year-old girl went missing after being dropped at an overnight church summer camp.

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New Attorneys for Man Accused of Killing Quincy 7th Grader


The Adams County public defender's office cited a conflict of interest.

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Illinois River Hits Record Flood Stage at Meredosia

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The river surpassed its 1943 record of 28.7 feet on Wednesday.

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Danville Condemns Dick Van Dyke’s Childhood Home

Professional Dancers Society's 28th Annual Gypsy Award Luncheon at The Beverly Hilton Hotel - Arrivals

Featuring: Dick Van Dyke
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 29 Mar 2015
Credit: WENN.com

The childhood home of actor Dick Van Dyke could be torn down after Danville condemned it.

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Unions Seek Full Pay Despite Lack of State Budget


Unions representing Illinois state employees have filed a lawsuit demanding they will be paid in full and on time.