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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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A new strain of dog flu hits Illinois

Joey talks with Franklin Coble, Owner & Medical Director of Coble Animal Hospital about a new strain of dog flu that hs hit the Chicagoland area.

Morning Newswatch

“Chick Soup for the Soul” author at Women’s Power Lunch Against Cancer

Joey talk with the keynote speaker for the 2015 Women’s Power Lunch Against Cancer, LeAnn Thieman. She is one of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” book series’ most prolific
authors. The event is coming up Friday, April 24 at the President Abraham
Lincoln Hotel. Call 217-545-2955 or register online at www.siumed.edu/cancer.

Weekend Newswatch

What does the competition look like for Hillary Clinton?

Hillary Clinton announced in a video that she is running for president, and if former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley wants to run for president, he will have an uphill battle.

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Hillary Clinton announces a run for the White House

Hillary Clinton has announced in a video that she is running for President of the United States. What will her record as secretary of state, U.S. senator and first lady mean as she runs?

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Devistation after tornadoes in northern Illinois

Joey talks with reporter Jenna Dooley from WNIJ in Dekalb about what she saw after tornadoes tore through two northern Illinois towns.

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Nicole Evans candidate for 186 sub-district 3, on being 12 votes down

Blake Handley won District 186 Sub-district 3 with the counts as of election night, there there are only 12 votes separating him and Nicole Evans. Joey talks with Nicole about her plans for the race.

Weekend Newswatch

“Our American Cousin” Opens this weekend at the Hoogland

Lora Beavers, Keith Wilson and director Pam Brown join Joey to talk about “Our American Cousin” which opens tonight at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

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Dash cam video of that South Carolina police shooting has been released

Joey talks with Steve Futterman with CBS Radio News about what we know now that dash cam video has been released in that police shooting in South Carolina.

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School Board member Adam Lopez on his run for Congress

Joey talks with Adam Lopez who has announce he wants to become the Democratic nominee in the upcoming special election to fill the seat vacated by former Congressman Aaron Schock.

Weekend Newswatch

What will happen to The Autism Program (TAP)?

Joey talks with Mark Schmidt spokesperson for The Autism Program (TAP) about what will happen to the families served by the program now that Governor Rauner has suspended fundeing for the rest of this fiscal year and plans to eliminate $4.3 million dollars for TAP for next year.

Recent Headlines

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Chicago Officer Sues Estate of Teen He Shot, Claiming Trauma

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A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidently killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized.

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New Commemorative Quarter Features Shawnee National Forest

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A commemorative coin featuring a scene from the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois has entered into circulation.

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U of I Reports Record Number of Freshmen Applications

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University of Illinois officials say a record number of prospective freshmen have applied for enrollment next fall across the school's three campuses.

24 hours ago in Local

USO Says “Thank You” to National Guard

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The USO’s Illinois chapter wrapped up a week celebrating their 75th anniversary by thanking the people they serve – the troops.

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

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An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.