Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Congressman Rodney Davis on the budget and Judy Baar Topinka

Joey visits with Congressman Rodney Davis about the budget, Judy Baar Topinka and the situation with the comptrollers office.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield District 186 Superintendent on school secutiry

Springfield District 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill joined Joey to discuss security changes coming to the district.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate opposes inspector general ordinance

Joey talks with Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo on his opposition to the inspector general ordinance.

Morning Newswatch

What are the hottest tech gifts this year?

Technology analyst Larry Magid joins Joey to talk about the hottest tech gifts of the season.


The Pennsylvania manhunt, and the Australia aftermath

A nerve racking time right now in north of Philadelphia in the well-to-do Pennsylvania area of Montgomery county as a search continues for a gunman who killed six.

Weekend Newswatch

Holiday gas prices

Joey talks with Beth Mosher from AAA Chicago Motor Club about gas prices, and the likelihood of them staying low throughout he holidays.

Morning Newswatch

Chamber leader on the holidays

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Chris Hembrough on holiday shopping and how chamber members are giving back.


Austrailia hostages

Unease has gripped Australia where at least one gunman has taken hostages in downtown Sidney at a cafe.


MacArthur Boulevard — What’s Next?

Alex Degman has some ideas for what he’d like to see along the boulevard.


Keeping Your Home’s Wiring Up to Code

Kyla Kruse of the Energy Education Council joins Alex Degman with some tips on what to look for.

Recent Headlines

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Opponents Upset Chief Illiniwek Merchandise Still Available Online

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Assistant Athletic Director Marty Kaufmann says the items are available because there wasn't "any edict to wipe all history or tradition from our books."

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Lisa Madigan Calls for More Compassion Towards Victims of Sex Crimes

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The state's Attorney General says a shift in attitude toward victims of rape, sexual assault, and other such crimes will lead toward more of these crimes being reported.

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Arrest Made in the Murder of a Former Pleasant Plains Woman

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One suspect is in jail and another is being sought in the murder of a former Springfield area woman.

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Alleged Improprieties Force Out Two Parole Board Members

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Two members of the Illinois Prisoner Review Board have been removed in the wake of published reports of erroneous filings with the state and the federal government.

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Rauner Addresses Concerns of State’s University Presidents


The Governor was in Urbana Friday to address the concerns of nine presidents over universities in Illinois.