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Will the confederate flag some down in South Carolina?

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley is calling for the confederate battle flag to be taken down from the statehouse grounds.

Morning Newswatch

The ‘Abe & Mary: Quite Contrary’ walking tour

Joey talks with the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum site interpreter Adam Curran about the new walking tour called ‘Abe & Mary: Quite Contrary.’

Weekend Newswatch

The Muni adds another “Spamalot” show

Joey talks with Springfield Muni board member Michelle McLaughlin about the how the Muni has added another “Spamalot” show to give folks a chance to see the show since several of the shows have been called due to rain.


Bernie Sanders get big crowd for campaign rally.

Democrat presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, continues to draw big crowds on the campaign trail.


Rob Mellon (D) — 18th District Congressional Candidate

Joey McLaughlin talks with Rob Mellon, one of the candidates vying to replace Aaron Schock in Illinois’ 18th Congressional District.

Morning Newswatch

Habitat for Humanity celebrates a milestone tonight

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County, Colleen Stone about the 100th family the organization has housed.

Weekend Newswatch

“Grease” opens at Theater in the Park tonight

“Grease” director Karla Brady Wilhelm, joins Joey along with Haley Muller who plays “Sandy”, and Brooke Seacrist to talk about the show and sing “Raining on Prom Night” for you


Hate in America

Why is it that america is still dealing with racial hatred in 2015?

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Joe McMenamin on the Bluffstone project

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on the Bluffstone student housing project that is proposed for downtown Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on budget progress

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler to see if there is any progress on the budget statement at the Illinois State House.

Recent Headlines

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Springfield Man Convicted of Sexual Assault


Christopher Westfall was convicted in August.

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Food Pantries Thankful for Contributions

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Donations at Illinois food pantries during the holiday season helps them stay open year round.

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Businesses Get EDGE Tax Credits


The deals through the EDGE tax-credit program, though, would not provide tax incentives until Rauner and Illinois lawmakers agree on the overdue state budget.

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Historic Site Acquires Historical Portrait

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Olof Krans depicted Bishop Hill in Henry County.

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History Professor to Lead U of I Chancellor Search

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Antoinette Burton will chair the 15-member committee.