Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

The Springfield Director of Economic Development on the ‘Y Block’

Joey talks with the Springfield Director of Economic Development, Karen Davis on the latest with the project known as the ‘Y Block’.

Weekend Newswatch

CWLP Chief on the ‘Clean Power Plan’

Joey talks with City Water, Light and Power’s General Manger Doug Brown about President Obama’s ‘Clean Power Plan.’


Michael Higgins on the ‘Food Truck Meet-up’ on MacArthur Blvd.

Joey talks with the President of the MacArthur Boulevard Association, Michael Higgins about ‘Bites on the Boulevard: a food truck meet-up’ happening today from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM across from the old Esquire Theater.

Morning Newswatch

The Sierra Club Illinois on the Clean Power Plan

Joey talks with Sierra Club Illinois Director Jack Darin about the President’s Clean Power Plan.

Weekend Newswatch

The Illinois Coal Association on the Clean Power Plan

Joey talks with the President of the Illinois Coal Association about President Obama’s Clean Power Plan.


The President’s Clean Power Plan

President Obama has announce an aggressive plan to cut carbon emissions from u.s. power plants.

Morning Newswatch

2015 Edgar Fellow class member Representative Tim butler

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about being selected as an Edgar Fellow, class of 2015.

Live from Paris on the examination of the ‘flaperon’

A wing fragment that could very well be from a Malaysia Airlines 777 which disappeared more than 500 days ago, arrived at a military laboratory near the city of Toulouse over the weekend.


The EPA sets limits power plant carbon emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency today will set the nations first ever limits on power plant carbon emissions.


Working for independent map amendment for the Illinois Constitution

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Independent Maps, Cindi Canary on the more than 210,000 signatures already on the petition to make the Independent Map Amendment part of the Illinois Constitution.

Recent Headlines

20 hours ago in Local

Central Illinois Mitsubishi Plant Sold to Liquidation Firm


Maynards Industries will take possession of the property in Normal on June 1.

20 hours ago in Local

Illinois Man Charged With Threatening Prosecutor

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Travis Withers of Brooklyn, Illinois has been charged with threatening the life of St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly.

20 hours ago in Local

Flooding Leaves Behind Sand, Debris in Illinois County

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Debris piles and massive sand deposits were left behind after waters went through the breach of the Len Small Levee.

20 hours ago in Local

U of Illinois Reaches Agreement with Non-tenured Faculty

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A contract ratification vote will be held later in the week.

2 days ago in Local

New Director Named to ALPLM

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

Governor Rauner announces two new appointees, one to the Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library.