Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Chuck Redpath on last night’s election

Chuck Redpath joined Joey McLaughlin, Ray Lytle and Ben Yount from Illinois Watchdog after his win and election to the City Council.

Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray on election day

Joey chats with Sangamon County Clerk about any issues voters might have, and how to remedy them on this election day.

Morning Newswatch

School Superintendent Jennifer Gill on the 186 board meeting

Joey talks with School Superintendent Jennifer Gill on the 186 board meeting and school funding.

Weekend Newswatch

Lactation consultant talks about buying breast milk online

A new study shows that breast milk bought online could be tainted. Joey talks with Dietition and certified lactation consultant Melissa Nicol with the SIU School of Medicine about it.

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The Iranian framework agreement

There is new pressure on Western powers for specific details about the framework agreement to contain Iran’s nuclear ambitions.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo

Joey talks with Paul Palazzolo, candidate for mayor of Springfield about the closing days of the election, CWLP and the 11th Street extension.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Jim Langfelder

Joey talks with Jim Langfelder, candidate for mayor of Springfield about the closing days of the election, CWLP and the 11th Street extension.

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March of Dimes Central Illinois “March for Babies” walk

Joey talks with Jennifer Benanti, March of Dimes Central Illinois Divisional Director. about the “Springfield March for Babies” walk on April 19.

Weekend Newswatch

Reaction continues to the Iranian nuclear deal

The presidents effort to keep Iran from developing a nuclear bomb faces a couple of key tests here at home.

Weekend Newswatch

The Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon happens this weekend

Joey talks with Brian Reardon, race director for the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon happening Saturday morning.

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.