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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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The Route 66 Mother Road Festival hits town today

Joey talks with the President of the Route 66 Festival Board of Directors, Kim Rosendahl about the festival that kicks off today in Springfield.

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Dealing with a medical misdiagnosis

A study released this week says most Americans will get a wrong or late diagnosis at least once in their life. Joey talks with Dr. Harald Lausen, Chief Medical Officer for SIU HealthCare about it.

Pope Francis arrives for his Weekly General Audience at Paul VI Hall

Featuring: Pope Francis
Where: Rome, Italy
When: 19 Aug 2015
Credit: IPA/WENN.com

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The Pope continues his U.S. tour in New York

Yesterday, Pope Francis wrapped up the first leg of his trip to the United States in Washington D.C.

Weekend Newswatch

Congressman Darin LaHood on the Papal address

Joey talks with Congressman Darin LaHood about settling in his Washington offices, and the address from Pope Francis.

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The Pope addresses Congress today

Fresh off a meeting with president Obama, Pope Francis heads to capitol hill today.

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Kidzeum of Health and Science Board President, Rachael Thomson

Joey talks with the Kidzeum of Health and Science Broad of Directors President Rachael Thomson,about the extra TIF money that Springfield City Council approved last night.

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Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about TIF funding and the Kidzeum of Health and Science.

Pope Francis arrives for his Weekly General Audience at Paul VI Hall

Featuring: Pope Francis
Where: Rome, Italy
When: 19 Aug 2015
Credit: IPA/WENN.com

**Only available for publication in UK, USA, Germany, Austria, Switzerland**

The Pope is in Washington D.C.

Pope Francis meet formally with President Obama today.

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School District 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill

Joey talks with Superintendent Gill about concerns over the diversity of a contract research group, students still missing school due to immunizations and the the ‘Superintendents Round table.’

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Springfield Economic Development Director Karen Davis

Joey talks with the Springfield Economic Development Director, Karen Davis about the microloan program the city announced last week.

Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Robocalls Hit Seven Lawmakers

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Connected toe this week's budget vote

16 hours ago in Local

Another Day, Another Leaders’ Meeting

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his inauguration address Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Springfield, Ill., after being sworn in as Illinois' 42nd governor.

The four legislative leaders are now meeting daily with Gov. Bruce Rauner in his office.

17 hours ago in Local

House Re-Votes on Budget; Passes Again

Under the Capitol Dome

The mood was a little more tempered, but the votes remained the same.

19 hours ago in Local

U of I Goes Inside for “Branding”

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A public relations firm hired to develop a branding plan for the University of Illinois' flagship campus has been replaced by a school committee.

19 hours ago in Local

CPS Chief Leads Capitol Rally

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The head of Chicago Public Schools says the district has "reached the point of no return" and faces severe cuts without "equal" funding from the state.