Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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What should you do if you have been shopping at Target this holiday season.

Joey talks with CBS News and CNET Technology Consultant Larry Magid about credit card hacking at Target.

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Springfield TIF district expires – What it means to Springfield Schools

Joey McLaughlin talks with interim District 186 School Superintendent Bob Lemming on the expiration of the Park South TIF district and what it means for schools.

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Citizens Utility Board on the Ameren gas hike

Joey talks with the Jim Chilson from the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) on the new rate increase approval for Ameren.

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Daniel Noll on the “Shred Gate” settlement

Daniel Noll, who was a member of the city’s legal team joins Joey to talk about the settlement with Calvin Christian over the shredding of police documents.

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First Night Springfield Preview

Get a preview of some of the new activities that are slated for this years First Night Springfield with Springfield Area Arts Council Executive Director, Penny Wollen Kriel.

An Update on the Auburn Ambulance Subscriber Program.

Joey talks with Dave Hallerberg, and gets an update on the Auburn Ambulance Subscriber Program.

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An Open Letter from Bob Murray

Joey McLaughlin and Alex Degman read a letter from Bob Murray to Springfield and the central Illinois community, written as he battles aggressive brain cancer.

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The Minority Participation Plan is launched

The City of Springfield, Sangamon County and Hanson Professional Services Inc. have jointly launched the Minority Participation Plan to provide paid internship and networking to minority students. Joey talks with 6th Ward Alderman Cory Jobe.

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Downtown Springfield housing demand is studied

Joey talks with Downtown Springfield Inc. Executive Director Victoria Ringer about the latest on the Sustainable Design Assessment Team (S-DAT) recommendations and progress on new residential space.

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Tom Wolf of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce Energy Council on Fracking

Tom discusses with Joey McLaughlin the latest on the hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” hearings being held around the state.

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Big Gift from Big Yellow

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Caterpillar Foundation gives $1M to fight Ebola

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Harvest Bogs Down

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Farmers welcome sunny forecast

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We Ask, They Say Whatever They Want

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Quinn, Rauner have final debate; election is in two weeks

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Scouts Hurt in Explosion

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Severity of burns in Raymond blast unclear

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Springfield School District Still Focusing on Security

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Gill: School district taking on safety head-on