Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Put that phone down while you are behind the wheel!

Joey McLaughlin talks with Sheriff Neil Williamson on the new distracted driving law for the new year, and the department’s new FaceBook page.

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Worker Comp Claims to Get Closer Scrutiny

The Houston administration hopes to be able to more closely monitor worker comp claims next year

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City Budget Hearings Get Underway Soon

The Springfield City Council to start budget hearings.

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What is the Economic Outlook of the Region?

What may we expect as the region contiues to struggle economically?

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The latest on rail consolidation in downtown Springfield

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman on the latest movement on rail consolidation in downtown Springfield.

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Help with concealed carry in Sangamon County.

Alex Degman discusses concealed carry with Under-sherrif Jack Campbell.

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Congressman Rodney Davis on things on the Hill

Congressman Rodney Davis joins Joey to talk bout the latest from Washington.

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More light bulbs are going the way of the Dodo

Joey talks with Gary Hurly at CWLP about the next round of traditional incandescent light bulbs to go away…the 40 and 60 watt bulbs.

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Holiday Stories with Santa

Joey talks with Illinois Historic Preservation Agency Director Amy Martin, and Old State Capitol Site Superintendent Justin Blanford about activities at the Old State Capital Friday night.

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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.

Recent Headlines

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Chicago Lawyer Named to Monitor IDOT Hiring

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Noelle Brennan appointed to monitor hiring practices at IDOT.

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Illinois Quarantine for Those Who Touched Ebola Patients

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IDPH calls for 21 day quarantine for those exposed to Ebola virus.

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Illinois GOP Unhappy About Counting of Absentee Ballots

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State GOP alleges law is not being followed in counting of absentee ballots.

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Jacksonville Police Have “Person of Interest” in Shooting, No One in Custody

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Jacksonville Police say they have someone they want to interview in a shooting death from Friday morning.

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Next Generation of Business Leaders Learn From an Internet Pro

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Dozens of area high school students spent their morning with a top executive in the social media world