Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Central Illinois Foodbank

Joey talks with Krista Lisser about the money that the Central Illinois Food Bank is getting form WalMart after qualifying though an online vote.

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Ebola

The man from Liberia battling Ebola in Dallas had died, and there are new screening procedures at some airports.

City of Springfield

Alderman Joe McMenamin

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the Springfield City Council meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Eat With Your Kids

Dr. Marthe dela Cruz from the SIU school of Medicine talks with Joey about a study published in The Journal of Pediatrics that says having family meals can lower the chances of a child becoming obese.

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The Latest on Ebola in Dallas

The CDC plans to increase screening for Ebola for people flying to the U.S.

Morning Newswatch

School Board

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the latest school board meeting.

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SCOTUS

There is a new batch of newlyweds today, many rushed to get married yesterday, right after the Supreme Court declined to consider weather same sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

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The Latest on Ebola

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says there are no symptoms among city residents.

Morning Newswatch

Mammogram Mondays

Joey talks with Dr. Robert Mocharnuk with the Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine about “Mammogram Mondays” which are back this October for uninsured women.

Weekend Newswatch

William “Billy” Bishop

Joey has a conversation with William “Billy’ Bishop who has announced his candidacy for ward 2 alderman.

Recent Headlines

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Durall Named Acting Circuit Clerk

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A temporary replacement has been named for retiring Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Tony Libri.

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Jobe Changes Proposed Food Truck Ordinance

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Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe is tweaking his ordinance to restrict where food trucks can operate in Springfield in relation to existing brick and mortar restaurants.

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Duckworth Stops in Springfield for Senate Candidacy

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More than nineteen months out, we know the name of one Democrat who wants to be elected to the U.S. Senate, to the seat now held by Republican Mark Kirk.

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Should Clearlake Dissolve?

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There may be one less community in Sangamon County a week from today.

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Proposal: No More Frivolous Lawsuits from County Jails

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County jail inmates who abuse the court system with lawsuits a judge deems "frivolous" would be penalized with loss of their "good time" credit, under a bill being considered at the Capitol.