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The Apple watch announcement is happening today

Joey talks with Steve Futterman with CBS Radio News about the big Apple announcement today in San Francisco of its new watch.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo

Joey talks with Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo about his plan to combine the community relations and economic development departments and create a full-time neighborhood coordinator.


Madison protests, the march in Selma and a tale of survival

Protests in Madison, thousands march in Selma, and it was an incredible tale of survival in Utah in this a morning brief.


Luke Sailer on the this weekends Illinois Products Expo

Luke Sailer with the Illinois Department of Agriculture talks with Jory about the 17th annual Illinois Products Expo at the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fair grounds this Saturday and Sunday.

Morning Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on budget negotiations at the capitol

Joey talks with political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield on the negotiations for filling a 1.6 Billion dollar budget hole in this years budget.

Weekend Newswatch

Congressman Rodney Davis

Joey talks with Congressman Rodney Davis on losing a staffer to the Illinois House, the Central Illinois Community Food Bank, saving for college and more.


Hilary’s email, skidding planes at LaGuardia and Harrison Ford’s crash

The Hillary Clinton email affair, a passenger plane almost skids off a runway at LaGuardia, and it was a crash landing for actor Harrison Ford on a golf course in Venice California.

Morning Newswatch

Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Tony Libri on his retirement announcement

Joey talks with Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Tony Libri about his announcement yesterday that he plans to retire at the end of this month.

Weekend Newswatch

New treatment for stroke sufferers

Joey talks with Dr. Tamer Abdelhak, the medical director for neuro-critical care at Memorial Medical Center about a new stroke treatment that gives extra time to to prevent stroke damage.


Is an Iranian nuclear agreement close?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting this morning that 6 major powers are close to an agreement with Iran about it’s nuclear program that would be centered on Tehran staying at least one year away from gathering enough fuel for a nuclear weapon.

Recent Headlines

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Republicans Expect to Hang On to 18th Seat in Illinois

Il 18th District

Only candidate to announce a run for Aaron Schock's seat so far is Darin LaHood.

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Rauner Stands By Right-To-Work Idea for Illinois


Governor Rauner stands by right-to-work zones in Illinois in spite of opinion issued by Lisa Madigan's office.

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Catholic Bishops Call for Bell Ringing to Mark End of Civil War

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Archdiocese of Chicago officials say the plan arose out of the denomination's annual meeting.

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Eastern Ill. Lincoln Site to Commemorate 150th Death Anniversary


The presentations are scheduled for the weekend of April 10 to 12.

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Illinois Observes Earth Hour This Evening

Earth Hour

Lights out from 8:30 to 9:30 this evening.