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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Alderman Cahnman on Uber coming to Springfield

Joey discusses moves at the city council meeting last night that will regular Uber and services like it in Springfield with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman.

Weekend Newswatch

Archeological find at Carpenter St. underpass site

Joey talks with Kevin Seals, Chief Environmental Scientist for Hanson Professional Services about foundations from homes built in the late 1800s that were unearthed at the Carpenter Street underpass construction site.

Morning Newswatch

186 Board President Mike Zimmers talks school security

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about police officers in Springfield’s high schools.

Weekend Newswatch

Gluten free Girl Scout cookies are new this year

Joey talks with Pam Kovacevich, the CEO Girl Scouts of Central Illinois about our area being a test market for gluten free Girl Scout cookies this year.


NY mayor and police still at odds

The back and forth continues between new york city police and mayor Bill de Blasio, who continued to fan the flames yesterday by saying he was disappointed that come cops turned their backs on him during the funeral of a murdered police officer on Sunday.

Morning Newswatch

The flu in Central Illinois

Joey talks with Dr. Nicole Florence is a physician with Memorial Physician Services at Koke Mill about the flu in Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Boston Marathon trial set to begin

The trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, is set to begin today in Boston with jury selection.


Tensions running high in NY between mayor and police

Tensions are still running high between the new york police department and the mayor of the city, as the second of two recently murdered police officers was laid to rest yesterday.

Morning Newswatch

Keeping that resolution you made for the new year

Joey talks with Cynthia Fedor is a behavioral health consultant with Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois, an affiliate of Memorial Health System about keeping your resolutions for the new year.

Mario Cuomo – dead at 82

Former New York governor Mario Cuomo has died, he served three terms as the states top executive, and was considered a national leader of the democratic party in the 80’s. He passed away from heart failure yesterday at his home in Manhattan…he was 82.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Kent Gray Named Trump’s Illinois Campaign Director

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

**Not available for publication in Germany, Poland, Russia, Hungary, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia, Slovakia**

Gray directed reporters' inquiries to Hope Hicks, a national communications director for Trump, who wouldn't let us talk to him.

in Local

Help Needed Solving Residential Burglary


Springfield Police are looking for help solving a residential burglary where guns were stolen.

in Local

Collective Bargaining-Go-Round for Rauner, Dems


Rauner: Democrats have done this before

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ISU Prez: “Strong and Stable”


Still upset there's no budget

in Local

St Louis Bridge Jumper Is Dead


Bragged; not necessarily suicidal