Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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You will not see “The Interview” any time soon.

There are some new developments this morning on the Sony pictures hacking scandal, and the movie “The Interview”.


Alderman Cory Jobe on the Inspector General ordinance

Joey talks with Springfield Alderman Cory Jobe on the Inspector General ordinance that passed at the city council meeting last night.


Congressman Rodney Davis on the budget and Judy Baar Topinka

Joey visits with Congressman Rodney Davis about the budget, Judy Baar Topinka and the situation with the comptrollers office.

Morning Newswatch

Springfield District 186 Superintendent on school secutiry

Springfield District 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill joined Joey to discuss security changes coming to the district.

Weekend Newswatch

Springfield mayoral candidate opposes inspector general ordinance

Joey talks with Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo on his opposition to the inspector general ordinance.

Morning Newswatch

What are the hottest tech gifts this year?

Technology analyst Larry Magid joins Joey to talk about the hottest tech gifts of the season.


The Pennsylvania manhunt, and the Australia aftermath

A nerve racking time right now in north of Philadelphia in the well-to-do Pennsylvania area of Montgomery county as a search continues for a gunman who killed six.

Weekend Newswatch

Holiday gas prices

Joey talks with Beth Mosher from AAA Chicago Motor Club about gas prices, and the likelihood of them staying low throughout he holidays.

Morning Newswatch

Chamber leader on the holidays

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Chris Hembrough on holiday shopping and how chamber members are giving back.


Austrailia hostages

Unease has gripped Australia where at least one gunman has taken hostages in downtown Sidney at a cafe.

Recent Headlines

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Durbin Balances Refugee, Spending Issues


Durbin says Syrians can come here safely

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Davis Is Bullish on Coal


Repeats "All of the above" strategy

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Springfield Micro-Lending Fund Gives $120K in 1st 2 months

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The city of Springfield's new micro-lending program has given out a total of $120,000 in loans.

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U of I Business Incubator has NSF Grants for Female and Minority Entrepreneurs

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The people trying to turn ideas into commerce at the University of Illinois have a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation in a program called AWARE.

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SAA Hopes to Restore Lincoln-Era Piano with Crowdfunding Help

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A crowdfunding campaign hopes to raise the final $7,500 needed to bring a possibly 180-year piano back to playable condition.