Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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U.S. Airstrikes

The pentagon says that U.S. forces have launched counter terrorism operations in Somalia against the al-Shabaab network, a group of Islamic extremists.

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St. John’s Lutheran – “GO!”

Joey talks with Pastor Ladd Sonnenburg about St. John’s Lutheran Church and its area-wide, hands-on service initiative titled GO!

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Bugs

Bed bugs are back…but they aren’t the only nasty bugs out there that can make your life difficult.

Weekend Newswatch

Taxes

The least and most friendly tax states…which ones are which?

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e-cigs

Big tobacco is finally making it’s big push into e-cigarettes.

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Your Working Life

A look at how your work life and your relationship with your employer might be changing in the near future.

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Springfield School Security

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about school security in the wake of the student found with a loaded gun earlier this week at Lanphier High School.

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Rodney Davis

Joey visits with Congressman Rodney Davis on the Islamic State, Ferguson and the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Downtown Springfield Inc.

Executive Director of Downtown Springfield Inc. joins Joey to discuss the finances of the organization.

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Strategy in Syria

President Obama has signaled the U.S. has no immediate plans to escalate military operations against Islamic State extremest in Iraq and Syria.

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Winslow Still Wants Body Cameras for SPD

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Winslow says he wants to use body cameras as a means to protect officers on every call, every time.

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New Class of State Prison Guards Graduates

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There are now some new people to work at some of the state's prisons.

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Springfield Man Tased, Eludes Police, Turns Self In

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A Springfield man is in custody, charged with disarming and aggravated battery of a peace officer among other charges.

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Chicago’s Cardinal Francis George Dies

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Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who played a key role in the church's response to the clergy sex abuse scandal, has died.

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NIU Offers Course on “Game of Thrones”

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Northern Illinois University has an honors-level course called "Game of Thrones, Television, and Medieval History."