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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

President’s Speech Analysis

CBS News Military analysts Jeff McCausland talks with Joey about President Obama’s speech to the nation last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Washington Park Oil Spill Update

Springfield Park District Director Derek Harms gives Joey an update on the oil spill that has closed part of Washington Park.

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The President’s Speech

The United States military is about to get more deeply involved in the Middle East.

Morning Newswatch

Oil in Washington Park Lagoons

Kim Biggs from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency joins Joey to talk about the oil that leaked during the fire at Merlin this past Monday.

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New Apple Products

At the big Apple announcement yesterday there were two iPhones, an Apple watch and a new way to pay for things.

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UIS Enrollment

Joey visits with Derek Schnapp, the Public Relations Director at the University of Illinois Springfield on an increase in this semesters UIS enrollment numbers.

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Alderman Theilen

Joey talks with Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen on the financial difficulties of CWLP that were discussed at the Springfield City Council meeting last night.

Morning Newswatch

Human Enterovirus 68 (HEV68)

Dr. Tracy Milbrandt Division chief of general pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine talks with Joey about that nasty virus…

Morning Newswatch

Apple Announcement

Technology Analyst Larry Magid talks with Joey about today’s big Apple announcement.

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Sen. Manar on School Funding

State Senator Andy Manar joins Joey to talk about the latest on changing how schools are funded in Illinois.

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Springfield Public Schools Look at Financing Options

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Springfield Public Schools is putting a plan in place if state budget cuts end up meaning cutting at least two state aid payments.

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Springfield CVB Nabs National “G.I. Joe” Convention

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It's not unusual for Springfield to host conventions for collectors of certain types of memorabilia, but this is a first.

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Sangamon Co. Authorities Investigate Jury Duty Scam

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The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office is warning of a jury duty scam that's so far affected several people.

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Poe Returns to House Chamber to Thunderous Applause

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Poe is back in the saddle after being sidelined for months due to a blood disorder.

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Meteorological Winter Ends; Illinois Was About Average

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Winter is over -- at least for the people who study the weather.