Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

local_news_generic

Sen. Manar on School Funding

State Senator Andy Manar joins Joey to talk about teaks being made to the education reform bill to gain bipartisan support.

state_capitol_1

Rep. Rich Brauer

Joey talks with Representative Rich Brauer about the Legislative Audit Commission and it’s investigation into the Governor’s Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.

local_news_generic

Illinois Products Farmers Market

Kendra Schilling from the Department of Ag and Patty Kuhn from Springfield Clinic join Joey to talk about the Illinois products Farmers Market at the State Fairgrounds.

local_news_generic

Ask the Mayor Part 1

Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

local_news_generic

Ask the Mayor Part 2

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

local_news_generic

Ask the Mayor Part 3

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

local_news_generic

Ask the Mayor Part 4

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

school board headquarters

New School Board President

Mike Zimmers, the newly elected district 186 School Board President Talks with Joey about his outlook for the district.

local_news_generic

Race for the Cure

Laurie Reimers joins Joey to discuss Springfield’s inaugural Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure coming up Friday May 16th.

springfield_police_1

Chief Winslow on the Latest Shootings

Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow talks with Joey about the recent rash of shootings in the city, including two over the weekend.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Inmate Overpowers Guard, Escapes from Kankakee Jail

jail

The Kankakee County Sheriff's Office says Kamron T. Taylor fled from the Jerome Combs Detention Center at about 3 a.m. Wednesday.

in Local

Rail Interest Group Seeks to Save Amtrak Dollars

amtrak

Governor proposes big cut in state subsidy

in Local

Durbin Is Upset Human Trafficking Bill Is Stalled

durbin

Abortion-related diversion could be at work

in Local

Springfield City Council Continues Food Truck Debate

3-10-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council will continue discussions on whether or not to place more regulations on food trucks, and will do so with Ward Six Alderman Cory Jobe's amendment reducing how far away a truck must be from a brick-and-mortar restaurant down to 500 feet.