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Ferguson arrests cop shooter…& community policing

Authorities in St. Louis county have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of two police officers last week in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate Jim Langfelder on CWLP

Joey talks with candidate for mayor of Springfield, Jim Langfelder on his plans for City, Water, Light and Power should he be elected….and on Cobra Commander!

Weekend Newswatch

Horace Mann is celebrating its 70th anniversary

Joey talks with Horace Mann’s Michelle Eccles about how the Springfield company is celebrating its 70th anniversary.

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“Death of a Doornail” this weekend at the Hoogland

Joey talks with the Director of “Death of a Doornail” Craig McFarland about the dinner theater murder mystery fundraiser for the Springfield theater Center this weekend a the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Weekend Newswatch

More on the latest Secret Service screw-up and the Republicans letter to Iran

Thoughts on the republicans letter to Iran, and there is a strange twist in that story of two secret service agents suspected of driving under the influence and driving into a white house security barrier.

Morning Newswatch

Pension arguments before the Illinois Supreme Court

Joey talks with Associate Professor of Political Science University of Illinois Springfield, Jason Pierceson about yesterday’s oral arguments on state’s pension reform law before the Illinois Supreme court.

Weekend Newswatch

Free cancer screening tests available this month

Joey talks with Celeste Wiley, a registered nurse and the community cancer education coordinator in the Regional Cancer Center at Memorial Medical Center as well as the chairperson of the Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois about colorectal cancer.

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Two offices shot in Ferguson Missouri protests

More troubles for the Secret Service, and it has gone from bad to worse in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 7 alderman Joe McMenamin on the committee of the whole meeting

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about last night’s the committee of the whole meeting.

Weekend Newswatch

Park District Executive Director on the Southwind park wind turbine

Joey talks with Derek Harms, the Executive Director of the Springfield Park district about the ongoing work to get the Southwind Park wind turbine spinning again.

Recent Headlines

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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.

24 hours ago in Local

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.

24 hours ago in Local

Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor

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Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.

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Amtrak, Illinois Reach Deal to Maintain Instate Service

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The deal announced Friday will maintain service through the end of the fiscal year on June 30 at a cost of $38.3 million to the state. The department paid $42 million the previous fiscal year.

1 day ago in Local

State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

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Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.