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Another Land of Lincoln ‘Honor Flight’ is coming up

Joey talked with John Dust with Land of Lincoln Honor Flight about the program, how to help fund flights, and about the next ‘Honor Flight’ that is coming up in September.

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Horace Mann survey on teachers spending their own money on supplies

Michelle Eccles-McLaughlin (Joey’s wife) talked with Joey about a new Horace Mann survey that looked at how much of their own money teachers spend each year on supplies for the classroom.

Bernard Sanders speaks during the Presidential Candidates Plenary at the National Urban League Conference at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center

Featuring: Democratic Presidential hopeful U.S. Senator Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Where: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
When: 31 Jul 2015
Credit: Johnny Louis/WENN.com

Will the Sanders campaign go negative against Hillary?

Here’s a behind the scenes campaign of democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

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Congressman Rodney Davis

Joey chats with Congressman Rodney Davis about the US Chamber of Commerce “Spirit of Enterprise” award, the Veterans Administration, and the recent shooting in Roanoke.

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“The Adams Family Musical” opens tonight at the Hoogland

Joey talks with Gus Gordon from the cast of “The Adams Family Musical” that opens tonight at the Hoogland Center for the Arts in downtown Springfield.

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A petition to include more conditions in the cannabis registry

Joey talks with Dr. Marc Sloan about the Cannabis Patient Advocacy Coalition’s delivery of 1,500 signatures to Governor Rauner and Director of Public Health Dr. Nirav Shah on a petition to include 11 additional medical conditions be added to the cannabis registry program.

Weekend Newswatch

Was the Roanoke shooter ready to run?

We are learning more about the shooter in that Roanoke murder of a reporter and a photographer.

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Analysis of the 18th Congressional seat debate

University of Illinois Springfield professor of political science Dr. Kent Redfield talks with Joey about last nights’ debate between Darin LaHood and Rob Mellon who are running for the 18th Congressional seat in the special election coming up September 10th.

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Should you be doing something different with your investments?

Asian markets rebounded today with the help or central bankers around the globe and encouraging signs from China where volatility in stocks dropped off significantly from previous sessions.

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Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath

Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Chuck Redpath joined Joey to discuss last nights’ Springfield City Council meeting.

Recent Headlines

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Chicago Officer Sues Estate of Teen He Shot, Claiming Trauma

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A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidently killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized.

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New Commemorative Quarter Features Shawnee National Forest

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A commemorative coin featuring a scene from the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois has entered into circulation.

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U of I Reports Record Number of Freshmen Applications

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University of Illinois officials say a record number of prospective freshmen have applied for enrollment next fall across the school's three campuses.

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USO Says “Thank You” to National Guard

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The USO’s Illinois chapter wrapped up a week celebrating their 75th anniversary by thanking the people they serve – the troops.

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.