Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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A New Chapter for Baghdad

The prime minster of Iraq has relinquished power – opening a new political chapter in that country.

Morning Newswatch

Ferguson MO

Joey talks with Michael Calhoun from KMOX radio in St. Louis about the continuing unrest in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Pajama Game

Joey visits with some of the cast of “The Pajama Game”, Mark Wheeler (Sid Sorokin), Carrie Branson (Mae) and Austin Dambacher (Prez). The show opens Friday night at Theater in the Park.

Weekend Newswatch

Depression

In the wake of the suicide of Robin Williams, Joey talks with Dr. Laura Shea from SIU School of Medicine about depression.

Morning Newswatch

Gaza

Maya Karmely Consul for Public Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest talks with Joey on progress for peace in Gaza.

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Alderman Frank Edwards

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards joins Joey to talk about the City council Committee of the Whole meeting and the Esquire theater building.

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Tony Stewart and Racing at the Fair

Bob Sargent with Track Enterprises in Macon talks with Joey about the Tony Stewart situation and racing at the Illinois State Fair this weekend.

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Looking for Lincoln

Executive Director Sarah Watson of Looking for Lincoln discusses the expanded presence at the Illinois State Fair in this podcast (truncated due to technical difficulties).

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Robin Williams – 1

Remembering comedian and actor Robin Williams who was found dead in his Northern California Home.

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Robin Williams – 2

Remembering Robin Williams after he was found dead in his California home from an apparent suicide. An investigation is underway…he was 63.

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Illinois General Assembly

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Champaign

Decatur had drop in population.

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General Assembly to Get Going on Rauner’s Bills

Illinois General Assembly

Several bills coming out of the governor's office are on Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda".

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Special Election Candidate Says Raise in Gas Tax Isn’t the Way to Go

Mike Flynn

Mike Flynn says there are alternatives to raising gas tax in order to fund the Highway Trust Fund.