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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Ask the Mayor (4 of 4)

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston talks with Joey and listeners in the July edition of “Ask the Mayor”

Morning Newswatch

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe

Joey talks with Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe on last nights city council meeting.

Weekend Newswatch

Paul Palazzolo

Sangamon county Auditor and candidate for Mayor of Springfield Paul Palazzolo talks with Joey about how to grow the city.

Morning Newswatch

Supreme Court – Union Dues

UIS associate professor of Political Science Jason Pierceson talks with Joey on the Supreme Court decision on union dues.


Immigration Policy

President Obama says he will begin taking steps on his own to change immigration policy using his executive authority.


Supreme Court – ObamaCare

A closer look at the Supreme Court ruling the lets closely held companies opt out of the ObamaCare requirement that companies provide contraception coverage.

Morning Newswatch

Veterans Administration

Joey talks with Mike Lyons with CBS Radio News about former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald, the proposed nominee to head up the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs.

Morning Newswatch

Blood Needed

Anna McFarland with the Central Illinois Community Blood Center talks with Joey about the extra need for blood during the 4th of July Holiday.


North Korea Charging Americans

North Korea says it will charge two Americans it detained in April with unspecified crimes, potentially paving the way for their eventual release.


Illegal Migrants

President Obama wants more that two billion dollars to address the surge in children and other migrants from Central America who are illegally crossing the U.S. boarder.

Recent Headlines

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Springfield Woman Faces More DUI Charges in Crash That Killed Two


Faces 11 counts in the deaths from a fatal October crash

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Committee Hearings Begin on YWCA Block Redevelopment

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Two city blocks eyed for redevelopment

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State Pension Ruling Expected Friday


A Sangamon County judge says he'll issue a ruling Friday over the constitutionality of Illinois' pension overhaul.

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Illinois Job Numbers Not Showing Improvement


Unemployment rate holds at 9%

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Koch Looks Forward to Killeen Presidency

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University of Illinois Springfield chancellor Susan Koch is elated by the decision.