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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Uber begins operation in Springfield

Joey talks with Chris Taylor, the General manager of Uber in Illinois about the service beginning today in Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Sangamon CEO entrepreneurship program

Clair, Claudia and Tyler, students taking part in the SangamonCEO program join Joey to talk about an event this weekend.

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French hostage standoffs

Reports of s shootout, a hostage taking and a car chase today as French authorities corner two men wanted on the attack this week on the publication Charlie Hebdo.

Weekend Newswatch

Rick “Elvis Himselvis” Dunham on his Rockin’ Birthday Bash at the Hoogland

Joey talks with Rick Dunham, a Springfield Elvis Presley tribute artist on his Rockin’ Birthday Bash Saturday (1-10-14) at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Morning Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on the special session

Joey talks with University of Illinois political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield on today’s special session at the capitol.

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The French terror attacks

One of the three terrorists believed responsible for the mass murder at a french magazine has turned himself in, a manhunt is underway for two others.

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor – Segment 1

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor – Segment 2

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

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Ask the Mayor – Segment 3

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

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Ask the Mayor – Segment 4

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

Recent Headlines

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Comptroller: What Can and Can’t Be Paid During Impasse?

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Whether state workers can or should be paid without a state budget seems to be a contentious point between the Attorney General and Comptroller.

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New President of Robert Morris University Illinois Has Springfield Connection

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RMU grad Mablene Krueger replaces Michael Violtt.

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City Council to Reconsider Eliminating Vacation Payout

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The Springfield City Council could finally be poised to consider nixing a plan that gives city employees a higher retirement benefit, at the expense of unused vacation pay.

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Professor Suing U of I Has New Job

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Steven Salaita will work for the American University of Beirut.

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Plenty of Room Left at Illinois Landfills

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Existing Illinois landfills have capacity to take trash for another 21 years.