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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Looking for Laughter in All the Wrong Places

Comedian Scott Scott Burton joins Joey to talk about his struggle against cancer, and the Simmons Cancer Institute’s symposium on cancer awareness coming up Thursday, February 6 at 5:30.

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Springfield company shows off in Times Square

Ace Sign Company’s Todd Bringuet talks with Joey about how they came to be the provider of nearly 10 feet tall Roman numerals for the NFL in Times Square in New York.

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Crime is down in Sangamon County

Joey McLaughlin talks with Sheriff Neil Williamson about why the crime statistics from 2013 show significant downturns in crime in the county.

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Are the investors ready to invest in Illinois?

Joey talks with Steve Espisito with Morgan Stanley on a new survey of high wealth investors, and how they view Illinois as an investment.

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Senator McCann reacts to the State of the State

State Senator Sam McCann stops by to talk about his reaction to the State of the Ste address Wednesday at the Capitol.

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Representative Rich Brauer on the State of the State address.

Joey talk with State Rep. Rich Brauer on the governors State of the State Address on Wednesday.

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MacArthur Boulevard feasibility study

Jen Dillman, President of the McArthur Blvd. Business Association talk with Joey on what the IDOT feasibility study means for the boulevard.

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The State of the State

Joey talks with Dr. Kent Redfield from the University of Illinois Springfield about what to expect from the State of the State address.

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Davis reacts to the State of the Union address

The 13th district’s Rodney Davis talks with Joey McLaughlin about the State of the Union address last night.

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Commercials in the big game

Steve John with Superbowl-commercials.org joins Joey to talk about this years crop of commercials for the big game this Sunday.

Recent Headlines

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T-Mobile Customers May Be Eligible for Refunds

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Court ruling says cellphone company illegally charged customers

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Quinn Appoints Former Budget Director as Comptroller

FILE - In this March 6, 2013 file photo, Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka gestures on the House floor at the state Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Topinka, who won a second term in November 2014, died early Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, less than 24 hours after having a stroke, according to her office. She was 70. Topinka previously served three terms as Illinois state treasurer, was a former Illinois GOP chairwoman and ran for governor in 2006.

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is scheduled to announce the successor to late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka at a Friday event in Chicago.

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Deputies to Be More Visible in Rural Areas

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Barr wants his department on the country roads more

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Durbin: New Budget Acceptable, Needs Tweaking

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Says some provisions need to be changed