Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

U.S. Airstrikes

Jeff McCausland with CBS News discusses the U.S. air strikes inside Syria, and the new plans for terror attacks against the U.S.

Weekend Newswatch

State Senator Mike Frerichs

Joey talks with Illinois Treasurer candidate, State Senator Mike Frerichs.

Weekend Newswatch

Rep. Tom Cross

Joey visits with Illinois Representative Tom Cross who is running for Treasurer of Illinois.

Morning Newswatch

Flu Clinics

Jim Stone, the Director of the Sangamon County Department of Public Health talks with Joey about flu clinics which start today.

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Data Breach Disclosure

As consumers we are in uncharted territory when it comes to data breaches.

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Climate Talks

World leaders start tomorrow on the first new round of global climate talks since a failed push five years ago.

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Scotland

Voters in Scotland have decided to stay in the UK, saying no to the plan to secede.

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Johnnie Owens at the Hoogland

Joey talks with Johnnie Owens who is performing a night of jazz September 19 at 8pm in the Club Room at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

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St. John’s CEO Dr. Charles Lucore

Some area hospitals are evolving to adapt to the aging population. WTAX’s Kirk Farah spoke with St John’s Hospital CEO Dr. Charles Lucore about it.

Morning Newswatch

Another NFL Domestic Abuse Case

Joey talks with Steve Futterman from CBS Radio News on yet another NFL domestic violence case.

Recent Headlines

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DeWitt Co. Settlement OK’d in Dispute to Put Toxic Waste Over Aquifer

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DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.

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Kankakee Co. Sheriff Describes Security Lapses that led to Inmate Escape

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Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.

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House Approves Springfield High Speed Rail Oversight Act

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An attempt to make sure fair hiring practices are implemented on Springfield's high speed rail 10th street consolidation project is moving forward.

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Rauner Admin. Plans $106 Million in Medicaid Cuts

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Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending reductions by Gov. Bruce Rauner's office

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Butler: Future of $26M in Social Service Funding Unknown

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State Representative Tim Butler says who knows if that $26 million Governor Bruce Rauner is holding from a number of state social service programs will be restored or not.