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School House Rock opens at the Hoogland

The show’s director and a couple of cast members join Alex Degman to talk about School House Rock.

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State Rep. Tim Butler — A Bill to Reopen the Illinois State Museum

Butler talks with Alex Degman about a bipartisan effort to reopen the State Museum system — but will it do anything?

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This Morning — University Protests Spreading

Two people have been arrested following Internet threats against minorities.


Analysis of the Milwaukee GOP Presidential Debate

Dr. Christopher McDonald, political science professor at Lincoln Land Community College, joins Alex Degman to talk about the high and low points of Tuesday’s debate.


What’s Happening at the Statehouse? Anything?

Dave Dahl takes a break from anchoring to chat with Alex Degman about Tuesday’s action, or lack thereof.


Previewing Springfield’s Veterans Day Parade

Parade kicks off at 10:20 at 9th and Capitol.


Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo on ‘Mail Court’

Joey talks with Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo about how getting court supervision for traffic ticket might be easier in the future.

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Doris Turner on the Ward 3 meeting

Joey talks with Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner on the ward three meeting that was held last night.

Weekend Newswatch

What can we expect tonight at the Republican debate?

How will the presidential candidates seek to communicate during tonight’s debate?

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Donald Trump is at the PCCC tonight

Joey talks with Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Illinois Springfield, Jason Pierceson on Donald Trump’s visit to Springfield tonight.

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