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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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.


Lobbyist contributions in the presidential campaing

This may not be much of a surprise to you, but some presidential candidates seem to indicate one thing, but do something else.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan

Joey talks with Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about the city council meeting and the Bluffstone project.


The latest on the alleged Cardinal hacking scandal

Joey talks with Illinois Radio Network Sports Director Jason Groch on the alleged hacking of the Houston Astros by the St. Louis Cardinals.


Donald Trump announces his candidacy for the presidency

Real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump has entered the republican race for president.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator & 18th Congressional seat candidate Darin LaHood

Joey talks with State Senator Darin LaHood about his campaign for the 18th Congressional district and the endorsement of former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar.


Springfield’s new Economic Development Director

Joey talks with Springfield’s new Director of Economic Development, Karen Davis about her experience and plans for the job.

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The hack of government and private employee data has shaken D.C.

The disclosure last week that cyber crooks had hacked the data base that contained intimate and possibly damaging facts about millions of government and private employees has shaken Washington.

Morning Newswatch

The CEO/President of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembrough with the Greater Springfield Chamber of commerce on what he is hearing from businesses about the state budget, and on an upcoming medical marijuana & concealed carry workshop.

Recent Headlines

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Shop Securely, in the Store or Online


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Be Safe While Shopping

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