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A Toys for Tots Drive Dec. 7

Springfield’s Ward 8 Alderman, Kris Theilen, is heading it up at Babies ‘R Us.

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Springfield BOE’s Scott McFarland on Test Scores; SB16

Test scores district wide are improving.

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Public Hearings for a Clean Energy Transmission Line

Alex Degman talks about a series of public hearings so people can get more information on the Grain Belt Express Clean Line.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

President Obama Wants More Support for Police Body Cams

The Wall Street Journal This Morning’s Gordon Deal reports.

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DSI’s Ann Frescura on Old Capitol Holiday Walks

The first Holiday Walk is this Wednesday.

A protester yells at a Missouri State Police officer during a protest at the Ferguson, Mo., police headquarters Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in Ferguson.

CBS’s Steve Futterman on Weekend Activity in the St. Louis Region

Steve Futterman reports on weekend protests at St. Louis area malls and previews the work of the Ferguson Commission.

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Previewing Week 2 of the Fall Veto Session

Will the state’s minimum wage be raised?

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Is Black Friday on its way out?

Sales were down this year.

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Black Friday in Springfield

Joey talks with Kirk Farah as he checks out all of the hot spots for Black Friday shopping around Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield Muni season announced

Michelle Eccles and Mark Wheeler from the Muni Board talk with Joey about the 2015 Muni season and how to get season tickets.

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U.S. Attorney James Lewis: Racially Biased?

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Questions have been raised about possible racial bias on behalf of U.S. Attorney James Lewis.

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Cattle Rustling: 18-year-old Gets 180 Days In Jail

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18-Year-Old gets 180 days in jail for taking part in cattle rustling.

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Cuba Relations: Could Be Boon For Illinois Farmers

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A relationship with Cuba could mean up to $7 million more a year for Illinois Farmers.

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Prison Lockdown: Chicken Pox To Blame

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Chicken Pox has locked down Illinois prisons.

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Illinois Tollway Expects Spike in Holiday Traffic

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Free coffee will also be available at tollway oases.