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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on City, Water, Light and Power

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the city council meeting last night and the financial situation with City, Water Light and Power.

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PJ Staab on the Lincoln funeral hearse

Joey talks with PJ Staab about the Lincoln funeral hearse that was specially made for the reenactment for the funeral this weekend.

Weekend Newswatch

Live from Baltimore with CBS Correspondent Steve Dorsey

Joey talks with Steve Dorsey with CBS Radio News live from Baltimore about how things went overnight and gets the latest developments.

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Authorities still working on getting to some Nepal earthquake victims

More than 5,000 are dead and more than 10,000 injured following Saturday’s powerful earthquake in Nepal.

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The Illinois State Treasurer on his first 100 days in office

Illinois State Treasurer Mike Frerichs talks with Joey about his first 100 days in office, and what comes next.

Weekend Newswatch

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce infrastructure listening session

Joey talks with the Director of Business & Community Development at the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, Josh Collins about the listening session on infrastructure today at the Hoogland with IDOT and the Capital Development Board at 2:30PM.

Mayor Elect Jim Langfelder on his transition team

Joey talks to Springfield Mayor Elect Jim Langfelder about his transition process and his transition team.

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Springfield Sports Hall of Fame featured in Caterpillar Dieselettes exhibit

Joey talks with Caterpillar Visitors Center manager, Kathryn Spitznagle about an exhibit at the visitor center in Peoria about the Caterpillar Dieselettes which featured Eleanor ‘Rudy’ Rudolph who will be inducted into the Springfield Sports Hall of Fame tomorrow night.

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The death toll in Nepal continues to rise

The death toll for the earthquake in Nepal on Saturday shot past 3,800 today according to government officials.

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Representative Tim Butler on marijuana bill

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the $26 million to help re-fund TAP, the Quit Line and others, and ‘decriminalizing’ marijuana bill.

Recent Headlines

5 hours ago in Local

Senate Democrat Hopefuls Joust

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First joint appearance for Duckworth, Harris, Zopp

18 hours ago in Local

Public Not Allowed at Obama Speech — But Will Be Broadcast Live on WTAX

President Barack Obama signs the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 bill into law in the Oval Office of the White House. With President Obama are from left: Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL); Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY); Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-GA); Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO); Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA).
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Where: DC, United States
When: 12 May 2009
Credit: WENN

A spokesman for Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says the public will not be able to attend when President Barack Obama delivers a speech in the Illinois House chamber on Wednesday.

18 hours ago in Local

State Museum Prepared to Re-Open — If Lawmakers Allow It

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The Illinois State Museum can open once again. But State Department of Natural Resources head Wayne Rosenthal says not yet.

18 hours ago in Local

Davis Proposes FAA, Air Traffic Control Operations Changes

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Davis and and a Democratic Congressman are proposing that that Air Traffic Control operations be run by a not-for-profit entity.

19 hours ago in Local

Report: Police Program Helped Man Who Prostituted Teen

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A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment obtained with the help of the Peoria Police Department.