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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

We know who ‘Jihadi John’ is…Now what?

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Military Analyst Mike Lyons on what happens now that we know who “Jihadi John’ is.

Weekend Newswatch

What the net neutrality vote means to you and your computers

Joey talks with Dr. Vickie Cook the Director, Center for Online Learning at the University of Illinois Springfield about yesterday’s net neutrality vote.


How did ‘Jihadi John’ become radicalized?

The masked Islamic state terrorist know as ‘Jihadi John who appeared in several videos showing the beheadings of hostages has been identified as Mohammad Emwazi a college educated man from London who was known to British authorities for years.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 2 City Council candidate Herman Senor

Joey talks with candidate for Springfield City Council in ward 2 Herman Senor after his advance in the primary election.


President Obama’s trouble in the second term

President Obama is having a bumpy second term. Will it continue?

Morning Newswatch

Mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo on the primary election

Joey talks with Paul Palazzolo about being one of the top two vote-getter in yesterday’s primary election.

Weekend Newswatch

Alderman Edwards on city council meeting and the primary election

Joey talks to Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards about the short city council meeting and about yesterday’s primary election.


Keystone, commuter train crash and the American Sniper trial

A morning brief on the Keystone pipeline, that commuter train crash, and the man accused of killing American Sniper author Chris Kyle.

The Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force

Representative Greg Harris the Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force talks with Joey about its first meeting yesterday.

Morning Newswatch

Replacing Representative Rich Brauer

Joey talks with the Dave Bender, the Chair of the Selection Committee about replacing Rich Brauer who is now Assistant Director at IDOT.

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

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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.