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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Benjamin Netanyahu will keep his job at PM of Israel

It was a come from behind victory for Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party in the Israeli elections.

Morning Newswatch

The teacher dress code and the 186 board meeting

Joey talks with District 186 School Board member Adam Lopez about the teacher dress code and extending the superintendents contract.


Robert Durst, HBO and “The Jinx”

Joey talks with Steve Futterman with CBS Radio News about the Robert Durst arrest that has been all over the news for the past few days.

Weekend Newswatch

The Israeli election and a house republican budget

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in a battle to stay in office, and house republicans are rolling out a proposed budget.

Morning Newswatch

The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce CEO & President

Joey talks with the CEO and President of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about economic development in Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

A 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition progress report

Katie Spindell, Chair of the 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition talks with joey about progress on all of the upcoming events slated for the Lincoln funeral reenactment.


Ferguson arrests cop shooter…& community policing

Authorities in St. Louis county have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of two police officers last week in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Jim Langfelder on CWLP

Joey talks with candidate for mayor of Springfield, Jim Langfelder on his plans for City, Water, Light and Power should he be elected….and on Cobra Commander!

Weekend Newswatch

Horace Mann is celebrating its 70th anniversary

Joey talks with Horace Mann’s Michelle Eccles about how the Springfield company is celebrating its 70th anniversary.


“Death of a Doornail” this weekend at the Hoogland

Joey talks with the Director of “Death of a Doornail” Craig McFarland about the dinner theater murder mystery fundraiser for the Springfield theater Center this weekend a the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Recent Headlines

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Gas Price Website Predicts Imminent Midwest Spike


This may sound familiar – the Midwest could see a spike in gas prices over the next few weeks due to refinery maintenance.

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Springfield City Council Rejects Property Annexation

Springfileld City Council Taxation

Woodside Township property annexation rejected on a 4-6 vote of the Springfield City Council.

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Republicans Await Democratic Ideas


Durkin: The governor is the reasonable one

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Illinois Economy Continues to Grow Slowly


The monthly measure of the state's economy is where it's been since May 2013 – slow, steady growth.