Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Celebrate the Heart of a Woman

Joey talks with Tasha Lancaster is an exercise physiologist with cardiopulmonary rehab about “Celebrate the Heart of a Woman” event coming up on the 14th of April.


Are more new jobs and raises on the way this year? Maybe not

We get our latest snapshot of the jobs market tomorrow when the Labor Department releases it’s march employment figures….the estimate is for 247 thousand jobs added last mont

Weekend Newswatch

Morning Brief – Sen. Menendez, California water and Indiana religious freedom law

A federal grand jury has indicted New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez on corruption charges, the California water crisis and the Indiana religious freedom law.


Ask the Mayor — April 1, 2015

Ask the Mayor airs the first Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m.


WAND News Director Tai Takahashi — A Springfield Mayoral Debate

Join WTAX, WAND-TV and the Citizens Club of Springfield for a mayoral debate this Thursday at Noon.

Tammy Duckworth

Tammy Duckworth v. Mark Kirk?

Ben Yount of IllinoisWatchdog.org joins Alex Degman to talk about the potential race


UIS Political Science Professor Jason Pierceson — Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law

Pierceson joins Alex Degman to talk about differences between Indiana’s law and a similar law already in place in Illinois.


Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe — Food Trucks

Jobe joins Alex Degman to talk about an ordinance he’s actually amending, and could amend further, to restrict where food trucks can operate in relation to brick-and-mortar restaurants.

Weekend Newswatch

State Senator Sam McCann on the 2015 budget agreement

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann about filling the $1.6 billion budget hole for fiscal year 2015.

Morning Newswatch

Did the Germanwings co-pilot suffer from depression?

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Aviation Analyst Mark Rosenker about the latest into the investigation into the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525.

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

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

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.