Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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What is the Economic Outlook of the Region?

What may we expect as the region contiues to struggle economically?

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The latest on rail consolidation in downtown Springfield

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman on the latest movement on rail consolidation in downtown Springfield.

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Help with concealed carry in Sangamon County.

Alex Degman discusses concealed carry with Under-sherrif Jack Campbell.

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Congressman Rodney Davis on things on the Hill

Congressman Rodney Davis joins Joey to talk bout the latest from Washington.

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More light bulbs are going the way of the Dodo

Joey talks with Gary Hurly at CWLP about the next round of traditional incandescent light bulbs to go away…the 40 and 60 watt bulbs.

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Holiday Stories with Santa

Joey talks with Illinois Historic Preservation Agency Director Amy Martin, and Old State Capitol Site Superintendent Justin Blanford about activities at the Old State Capital Friday night.

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What should you do if you have been shopping at Target this holiday season.

Joey talks with CBS News and CNET Technology Consultant Larry Magid about credit card hacking at Target.

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Springfield TIF district expires – What it means to Springfield Schools

Joey McLaughlin talks with interim District 186 School Superintendent Bob Lemming on the expiration of the Park South TIF district and what it means for schools.

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Citizens Utility Board on the Ameren gas hike

Joey talks with the Jim Chilson from the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) on the new rate increase approval for Ameren.

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Daniel Noll on the “Shred Gate” settlement

Daniel Noll, who was a member of the city’s legal team joins Joey to talk about the settlement with Calvin Christian over the shredding of police documents.

Recent Headlines

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Kincaid Man Arrested on Possible Drug Charges

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Investigation continues

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Quinn, Rauner Spar over Assault Weapons

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The issue of a ban on assault weapons is now entering the governor’s race

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US Sen. Kirk: Proposed Regulations Onerous for Community Colleges

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U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says proposed federal regulations could cost millions of dollars for the state’s community colleges

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Coroner: Remains Not Bianco’s; Now Says Homicide Likely

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Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards says the human remains found in Rochester last weekend do not belong to Michelle Bianco, who's been missing since 2008.

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Plans Emerge for Jackson Street Pedestrian Corridor

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The south end of downtown Springfield could get a makeover if one organization can find the money.