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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on CWLP

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 7 Joe McMenamin about the financial health of City, Water, Light and Power.

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It’s being called a ‘thousand year flood’ South Carolina

Joey talks with Jim Krasula with CBS Radio News, who is in Columbia South Carolina where the state’s governor is calling the flooding there a once-in-a-millennium downpour

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It was a weak jobs report for September

It was a weak jobs report for September.

Morning Newswatch

State Senator Sam McCann on the Illinois State Museum rally

Joey talks with Sate Senator Sam McCann about the Illinois State Museum closure, and the rally held at the museum last night.

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‘Civil War Tech’ at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Joey talks with the Education Director at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Michelle Poe about a new monthly program on ‘Civil War Tech.’

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The latest on a military transport plane crash in Afghanistan

A U.S. military transport plane crashed earlier this morning at an airfield in Afghanistan, killing all 11 people on board.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Avery Bourne will seek a full term in the 95th District

Joey talks with Illinois Representative Avery Bourne about her decision to run for a full two year term in in the 95th District.

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Russian planes hit more targets in Syria

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Military Consultant Colonel Jeff McCausland about the latest round of air strikes by Russia inside Syria.

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The fight to replace John Boehner as Speaker of the House

House republicans are still examining their choices to see who will replace retiring Speaker John Boehner.

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Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about the City, Water, Light, and Power rate restructuring plan that was discussed at the city council meeting last night

Recent Headlines

3 hours ago in Local

Capitol Honors Fallen Police Officers

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Secretary of State Jesse White says police officers should still be revered as heroes.

4 hours ago in Local

Holocaust Remembered at Old State Capitol

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The state's annual Yom Hashoah service brought Gov. Bruce Rauner to the Old State Capitol Thursday morning.

7 hours ago in Local

Langfelder Enlists Manar to Help Extend Downtown TIF

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Mayor Jim Langfelder says he's working with state lawmakers to get legislation passed to extend by 12 years the city's downtown Tax Increment Financing District, which is otherwise set to expire soon.

7 hours ago in Local

DuQuoin State Fair Starts Vendor Payment Program

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Officials with the Du Quoin State Fair have created a new program to pay vendors who weren't compensated for their 2015 expenses.

8 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers Question Auditor General About Spending

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A group of Republican lawmakers is demanding that Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino explain spending by his campaign committee while he was a state representative.