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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Jim Langfelder

Ask the Mayor with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder – Part 4

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder on his monthly visit to the Morning Newswatch on “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow

Joey talks with Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow on keeping his job as the chief after having had to reapply for the position.

Weekend Newswatch

The U.S. takes another step toward normalizing relations with Cuba

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Foreign Affairs Analyst Pamela Falk about the United States and Cuba opening embassies in each others nations.


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie enters the 2016 presidential race

New Jersey Governor Chris Chritstie has become the 14th republican to enter the 2016 race for president.

Morning Newswatch

CBS Reporter Nick Barnets live from Athens, Greece

Joey talks with Nick Barnets from CBS Radio News live from Athens, Greece to get the latest on the economic crisis there.

Weekend Newswatch

Is the Affordable Care Act is here to stay?

The U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding federal subsidies for the Affordable Care Act virtually guarantees the law will remain in place.


The Greek economic crisis

We have been seeing long lines at ATMs in Greece, with people waiting to withdraw cash. What is life like there right now?


Springfield’s Phoenix Center Reacts to Gay Marriage Ruling

Jonna Cooley joins Alex Degman to talk about what this means for Springfield — both for same sex couples and those who don’t want to be involved due to religious reasons.


Record Breaking Rains in Illinois

It’s rained this month. A lot. How much?


The Affordable Care Act Is Upheld — Now What?

Tony Lo Sasso from the Illinois Institute of Government and Public Affairs explains what the ruling means and what’s next.

Recent Headlines

21 hours ago in Local

New Director Named to ALPLM

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

Governor Rauner announces two new appointees, one to the Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library.

1 day ago in Local

Qik-N-Ez Robbery Suspect in Arrested

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Cody Desilva was found with two other subjects in a car on 4th Street early Saturday morning. The other two persons were released.

2 days ago in Local

Multiple Accident Ties Up Traffic: Police Cite Driver With Medical Emergency


A multiple accident ties up traffic in Springfield during morning rush hour.

2 days ago in Local

Home Health Care Advocates Beg Governor Rauner To Keep Overtime


Advocates of Home Health Care push for Governor Rauner to reconsider banning overtime

2 days ago in Local

Springfield-Based Ag Manufacturer Takes Over Utah Company

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A Springfield-based agriculture products manufacturer is on the move once again to expand its portfolio.