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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Las Vegas Rally with Governor Jeb Bush at Veterans Memorial Leisure Center

Featuring: Jeb Bush
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
When: 17 Sep 2015
Credit: Judy Eddy/WENN.com

Jeb Bush changes campaign gears again

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, desperate for a bounce in the polls is making over his campaign strategy yet again.


Mayor Langfelder on getting Wi-Fi downtown

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about the city providing wireless connectivity for downtown Springfield.

school board headquarters

District 186 Board President Mike Zimmers

Joey talks with District 186 School board President Mike Zimmers about last nights school board meeting.


The Gasoline price windfall

What have you done with all of the money you have been saving on gas for you car this year?

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse Gift Cards for the Troops

Joey talks with Amanda Ottwell with Texas Roadhouse about Gift Cards for the Troops that is going on in conjunction with WTAX through the holidays.

Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with the President and CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, Chris Hembrough on the chambers accomplishments in 2015 and goals for 2016.


Hollywood ends 2015 with a bang!

This may not go down as the greatest year for Hollywood, but 2015 is sure going out with a bang.


Christmas activities at historic sites this weekend

Joey talks with Adam Curran from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency about the luminaria at the Dana Thomas House on Sunday, and Santa at the Old State Capitol on Saturday.

Northern Cardinal (female) , sitting on a stick

The Audubon Society bird count is on!

Joey talks with the Executive Director of the Illinois Audubon Society about the annual bird count which stated last Monday.

Weekend Newswatch

How goes the Cuba/U.S.A. relationship?

It’s been one year since the opening of relations between the U.S. and Cuba Yahoo has a week long series focusing on the island nation.

Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Dems Slate Two Candidates for Fall Election


Democrats have slated Robert Spencer of Pleasant Plains to run against Don Gray for Sangamon County Clerk, while Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo will face opposition from Donnie Killen of Springfield.

2 hours ago in Local

Redfield: Capitol Has Similar, But Different, Feeling

ILLINOIS POLITICS 7-24-15 Mike Lawrence and Kent Redfield

University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Kent Redfield says in some ways, it actually feels like lawmakers are getting toward the end of the legislative session.

2 hours ago in Local, Sports

Nunn Dismissed from U of I Basketball Team

university illinois

The University of Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

2 hours ago in Local

Informant Suggests Drew Peterson Wants to Sell Drugs

FILE - In this May 8, 2009 file photo, former Bolingbrook, Ill., police sergeant Drew Peterson arrives at the Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Ill., for his arraignment on charges of first-degree murder in the 2004 death of his third wife Kathleen Savio. On Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, Will County Judge Edward Burmila sentenced Peterson to 38 years in prison for Savio's murder.  (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Secret recordings between Drew Peterson and an inmate he's accused of trying to enlist to help kill a prosecutor show that the former suburban Chicago police officer discussed selling drugs in Mexico if he gets out of prison.

2 hours ago in Local

Two Die in Separate ATV Accidents


Illinois State Police say an 11-year-old has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash in eastern Illinois' Clark County.