Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts


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.


Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on the Esquire Theater

McMenamin joins Alex Degman to talk about progress on the Boulevard and what may become of the long-vacant property.

Morning Newswatch

Dr. Kent Redfield on naming a new comptroller

Joey talks with UIS political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield on the controversy surrounding naming a new comptroller.

Weekend Newswatch

The price of oil continues to fall

The price of oil has hit a wall, and that has nervous investors even more anxious.


The CIA after the Senate report

So what is next for the CIA after a senate report said the interrogation tactics used by the agency are not effective.

Recent Headlines

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Springfield City Council Approves CWLP Electric Rate Changes

10-6-15 Springfield City Council

One alderman voted "present," one voted "no," and eight voted "yes."

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“Artification” Continues in Downtown Springfield

Downtown Springfield Inc

A crosswalk in downtown Springfield is about to look like a combination Lincoln history site and Beatles "Abbey Road" album cover.

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Frerichs Cuts Fees on One College Savings Program


Management fees will be cut by 43 percent in the Illinois’ Bright Directions savings program

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Springfield Gold’s Gym Closed Due to Bankruptcy

Golds Gym Closed

Bankruptcy converted from Chapter 11 to Chapter 7.

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CWLP Head Explains Rate Changes One Last Time


Doug Brown says he's not trying to hide anything.