Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Your Working Life

A look at how your work life and your relationship with your employer might be changing in the near future.

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Springfield School Security

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about school security in the wake of the student found with a loaded gun earlier this week at Lanphier High School.

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Rodney Davis

Joey visits with Congressman Rodney Davis on the Islamic State, Ferguson and the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Morning Newswatch

Downtown Springfield Inc.

Executive Director of Downtown Springfield Inc. joins Joey to discuss the finances of the organization.

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Strategy in Syria

President Obama has signaled the U.S. has no immediate plans to escalate military operations against Islamic State extremest in Iraq and Syria.

Weekend Newswatch

Ferguson

Joey talks about the latest out of Ferguson Missouri with Jim Krasula from CBS Radio News.

Morning Newswatch

Kidzeum

The Kidzeum of Health and Science got another funding boost from Scheels this week. Kidzeum Board President Rachael Thomson talks with Joey about it.

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Islamic State Funding

The Wall street journal is reporting this morning, that the Islamic State is running a self sustaining economy in territory across Syria and Iraq, making it one of the richest terror groups and an unprecedented threat.

City of Springfield

Alderman Jobe

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe joins Joey to talk about the Springfield City Council meeting.

Morning Newswatch

ISIS and Syria

CBS Radio News Military Analyst Mike Lyons talks with Joey about the American killed while fighting for ISIS, and the latest on possible U.S. air strikes in Syria.

Recent Headlines

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Outbreak of Mumps Affecting Mostly U of I C-U Campus Students

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Sixty people in the Champaign-Urbana have been reported since April as having the mumps -- most of which are from University of Illinois students.

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Weekend Springfield Fires Displace At Least 15

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Two fires displaced at least 15 Springfield residents over the weekend.

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Teens Arrested for Shooting

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A Springfield teenager is behind bars for what police suspect was a drive-by shooting Sunday night.

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Education Superintendent: Don’t Judge Me on My Salary

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Tony Smith has a $225,000 salary.

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Durbin: Don’t Defund Planned Parenthood

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Efforts to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood are misguided, according to U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.).