Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor Segment 1

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey for his monthly visit on “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor Segment 2

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey for his monthly visit on “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor Segment 3

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey for his monthly visit on “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Ask the Mayor Segment 4

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey for his monthly visit on “Ask the Mayor.”

Weekend Newswatch

Alderman Frank Edwards

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards talks with Joey about the Springfield City Council meeting that happened last night.

Morning Newswatch

Adam Lopez on 186 Board Meeting

Joey talks with School district 186 School Board member Adam Lopez about last night’s board meeting.

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Morning Brief

New security troops are being sent to Baghdad to help keep U.S. Personnel safe, the Islamic State has executed another American journalist and there is a ceasefire in Ukraine?

Morning Newswatch

Denim & Diamonds

Joey talks with Rich Payne and Tara Matheson about the Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU School of Medicine’s 14th annual “Denim & Diamonds” fundraiser Saturday, October 25.

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U.S. Airstrikes

The pentagon says that U.S. forces have launched counter terrorism operations in Somalia against the al-Shabaab network, a group of Islamic extremists.

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St. John’s Lutheran – “GO!”

Joey talks with Pastor Ladd Sonnenburg about St. John’s Lutheran Church and its area-wide, hands-on service initiative titled GO!

Recent Headlines

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Oil Train Derails Near Galena

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A BNSF Railway freight train containing 103 cars loaded with crude oil has derailed near Galena.

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Durbin Wants Expansion of Veterans Caregiver Funding

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Senator Dick Durbin wants to expand a program that currently provides care to post-9/11 disabled veterans, to disabled veterans of any conflict.

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Unions Sue Over Exec. Order on Fair Share Dues

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Illinois labor unions are asking a judge to invalidate Gov. Bruce Rauner's executive order.

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Lawmaker Wants to Revive Illinois Death Penalty

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Just four years after capital punishment was taken off the books in Illinois, a state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back.

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Number of Illinois Children in Poverty Holds Steady

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The child poverty rate is holding steady in Illinois, but it's holding steady at a rate higher than advocates would like.