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Springfield Art Association’s ‘Roasted Hot Pots and Pork’ this weekend

Springfield Art Association Executive Director Betsy Dollar talks with Joye about the event coming up Saturday that features raku and roasted pork.


State Senator Daniel Biss on reviewing the Governors pension plan

Joey talks with Illinois State Senator Daniel Biss about his reservations with moving ahead with Governor Bruce Rauner’s pension plan.


How will police departments manage body camera data?

As more police departments around the country require their officers to wear body cameras in response to demands from the public, they are going to have to figure out how to analyze, process and store the video produced.

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Nicole Evans concedes election to Blake Handley in school subdistrict three

Nicole Evans concedes the school board subdustrict three seat to Blake Handley on the Morning Newswatch with Joey McLaughlin.


Abraham Lincoln – A Day of Remembrance at the ALPLM

Joey has a conversation with Chris Wills from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency about the activities surrounding the remembrance of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.


A new strain of dog flu hits Illinois

Joey talks with Franklin Coble, Owner & Medical Director of Coble Animal Hospital about a new strain of dog flu that hs hit the Chicagoland area.

Morning Newswatch

“Chick Soup for the Soul” author at Women’s Power Lunch Against Cancer

Joey talk with the keynote speaker for the 2015 Women’s Power Lunch Against Cancer, LeAnn Thieman. She is one of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book series’ most prolific
authors. The event is coming up Friday, April 24 at the President Abraham
Lincoln Hotel. Call 217-545-2955 or register online at www.siumed.edu/cancer.

Weekend Newswatch

What does the competition look like for Hillary Clinton?

Hillary Clinton announced in a video that she is running for president, and if former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley wants to run for president, he will have an uphill battle.


Hillary Clinton announces a run for the White House

Hillary Clinton has announced in a video that she is running for President of the United States. What will her record as secretary of state, U.S. senator and first lady mean as she runs?


Devistation after tornadoes in northern Illinois

Joey talks with reporter Jenna Dooley from WNIJ in Dekalb about what she saw after tornadoes tore through two northern Illinois towns.

Recent Headlines

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Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Southern Illinois Woman

jeannie schuur

Authorities in southern Illinois say foul play is not suspected in the death of a 22-year-old Murphysboro woman whose body…

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Prosecutors: Man Eyed Targets After Brother Shot

corey morgan

Investigators say a Chicago man suspected in the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy went looking for targets after his brother was killed during a months-long gang feud.

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Lawyers for Schock Say Documents Handed Over to Prosecutors

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Attorneys for former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock say they have reached an agreement with federal prosecutors on documents currently under review by a federal judge.

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Senate Democratic Candidates Seek Backing From Big Names

Tammy Duckworth

Some powerful Democrats in Illinois are backing different candidates in the party’s U.S. Senate primary.

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Man Killed After Shooting Inside Home


Incident happened around 3:30am on East Brown.