Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on expectations for election day

University of Illinois Political Science Professor Kent Redfield joins Joey to talk about what we might expect on this election day.

Morning Newswatch

Sangamon County Clerk on the polls

Joey talks with Sangamon County Clerk Joe Aiello on any hiccups with voting, and what he expects for the rest of election day.

Weekend Newswatch

States are not equal on election day

Not all state are equal when it comes to this election day.

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Midterm election and voter dissatisfaction

Odds are that today’s midterm election will mark that the fourth time in less than a decade that voter oust a party from control of Congress or the White House.

Morning Newswatch

Sheila Simon on the closing days of the campaign

Joey spends some time chatting with Sheila Simon as she was doing her “drive around” the state as the election draws to a close.

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Who do voters want to control Congress?

A new survey by the Wall Street Journal and NBC News shows the GOP holds a narrow edge on the question of which party likely voters want to control congress.

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Sheriff Debate – Part 1

Joey talks with the two candidates for Sangamon County sheriff Wes Barr and Jeff Regan.

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Sheriff Debate – Part 2

Joey talks with the two candidates for Sangamon County sheriff Wes Barr and Jeff Regan.

Weekend Newswatch

A Benedictine dad on changes at the school

Joey talks with the father of a Benedictine University student about the meeting held at the school concerning undergrad programs.

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PCCC General Manager Briank Oaks on the Illini coming to town

Brian Oaks with the Prairie Capital Convention Center talks with Joey about the Fighting Illini coming to Springfield to play five games next year.

Recent Headlines

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New Ad Campaign Criticizes Kirk

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Environmentalists are taking to television to spread the word about how much they disagree with U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.)

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Springfield Mass Transit District Unveils Revamped Website

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The Springfield Mass Transit District has unveiled a new website that one of its creators says should help make looking for routes and departure times much easier than before.

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Two Arrested for Series of Robberies

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Two people have been arrested for a series of suspected robberies in the Seven Pines Road and Gaines Mill areas.

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Teen Injured in Suspected Drive-By Shooting

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A teenager was injured when police say someone started shooting.

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Alleged Toilet Paper Thief Arrested

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Roderick Chester, 50, faces charges of burglary and theft.