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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

Joey talks with new Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about last nights Committee of the Whole meeting, Hunter Lake, the potential CWLP veto override and more

Weekend Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on what’s next for pension reform

Joey talks with University of Illinois professor of Political Science, Dr. Kent Redfield about what is next for the pension mess in the state.


The latest on the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia

At least five people were killed when an Amtrak train derailed and crashed in Philadelphia last night.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Ward 2 Alderman Herman Senor

Joey talks with Ward 2 Alderman Herman Senor about preparing for the city council and the appointments made by Mayor Langfelder.

Weekend Newswatch

The Horace Mann Educator and Administrator of the year

Joey talks with the Horace Mann Educator of the Year, Springfield High’s Jeff Lightfoot, and the Administrator of the Year, Butler Elementary’s Tracy Gage about the awards.


There has been another earthquake in Nepal

The latest on the new quake in Nepal, and an update on the Tom Brady suspension.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 10 Alderman Ralph Hanauer

Joey talks with new Ward 10 Alderman Ralph Hanauer about his priorities for the council and staying in touch with constituents.

Weekend Newswatch

Carpenter Street artifacts meeting

Joey talks with Chief Environmental Scientist at Hanson Professional Services Kevin Seals about a public meeting is being held today to let discuss the archaeological find near the Carpenter Street underpass construction site.


More severe weather hits the middle of the county

Another day, and the middle part of the country is assessing damage, cleaning up and bracing for more severe weather.

Morning Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on the latest at the Capitol

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the upcoming right to work vote, the budget, and the state of relationships at the Illinois State House.

Recent Headlines

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Police Investigate Shots Fired at Home


Damage reported to a home.

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Springfield Attorney Becomes Judge


It's now Judge Jennifer Ascher.

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Zopp Wants Chicago Police Superintendent to Resign


U.S. Senate hopeful Andrea Zopp says Chicago Police superintendent Garry McCarthy should step down.

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Judge to State: Pay Insurance for Home Health Care Workers


SEIU Healthcare Illinois took legal action against Gov. Bruce Rauner and Comptroller Leslie Munger earlier this month to force the payments.