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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Who is watching what flavors end up in our food?

Ever wonder who signs off on the ingredients created by food companies that give the flavor to the food we eat?


Traffic signal changes begin in Springfield

Joey talks with Springfield Public Works Department Director Mark Mahoney about turning off some traffic signals in town.

Morning Newswatch

Apple announces “Apple Music” streaming service

Joey talks to technology analyst Larry Magid on the Apple music announcement.

Weekend Newswatch

Protests over police response in McKinney Texas

Hundreds of demonstrators rallied outside an elementary school in response to a video that showed a white police officer pinning a black teenager girl to the ground at a pool party before pulling his gun on other teenagers.


Senator Andy Manar on business at the Illinois State House

Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar as the Senate prepares for session tomorrow

Morning Newswatch

Meet Juan Huerta, Springfield’s new Community Relations Director

Joey talks with the new Community Relations Director for the city of Springfield, Juan Huerta.

Weekend Newswatch

The season has started for the Springfield Municipal Band

Joey talks with Brian Barstead, spokesperson for Springfield Municipal Band about the season which is now underway.


Possible 3rd party candidates in the presidential eleciton

Is a third political party looking to break out in the United States?


Sherman Mayor on the latest with the new village park

Joey talks with Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter about the next phase for the new park in front of the Rail Golf Course.

Morning Newswatch

Sangamon Auditorium announces the new season

Joey talks with the Director of Sangamon Auditorium Bob Vaughn about the just announced upcoming season.

Recent Headlines

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Butterball is Ready to Help With Turkey Dinner

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If you're the type of person that "could make a TV dinner taste like radio," perhaps cooking a turkey isn't exactly in your wheelhouse.

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City Council May Do Away with Ethics Committee

6-30-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council may do away with

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Springfield Jobless Rate Drops — And More

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Springfield-area Unemployment: 5.1%

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Rauner Issues Pardons

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Rauner granted 10 and denied 200 clemency petitions.

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Springfield Man Convicted of Sexual Assault


Christopher Westfall was convicted in August.