Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Political media analyst Thom Serafin on our close gubernatorial race

Joey talks with political media analyst Thom Serafin on the neck and neck race between Bruce Rauner and Pat Quinn

Weekend Newswatch

Ebola in New York

A doctor who had just returned to New York recently after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus.


After the attack in Ottawa

Officials north of the border are doing some soul searching.

Morning Newswatch

Jim Krasula live from Ottawa

Joey talks with Jim Krasula form CBS Radio News live from the parliament building in Ottawa with the latest on the Canadian shootings.

Weekend Newswatch

Kent Redfield discusses the Durbin/Oberweis debate.

Joey talks with university of Illinois political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about the Dick Durbin, Jim Oberweis debate.


Shootings in Canada, and another White House fence jumper

There were terrifying moments in what is normally a sleepy city when a man fatally shot a soldier at Canada’s war memorial in Ottawa before being killed inside the countries parliament building. And there was another White House fence jumper.

Weekend Newswatch

Peter King with CBS News with an Update on Ebola

Joey talks with Peter King with CBS Radio News on the latest with Ebola on several fronts.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on the City Council Meeting

Frank Edwards Joins Joey to talk about Magro meat processing facility that got the thumbs up from the council last night.


The Latest on Ebola

There is now a funnel for airline traffic coming into the u.s coming from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea may only land at five designated airports.

Weekend Newswatch

Alderman Jobe on Proposed Meat Market

With the vote coming up tonight on the proposed Magro meat processing facility/meat market, Alderman Cory Jobe talks with Joey about possible outcomes for the vote.

Recent Headlines

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Alleged Improprieties Force Out Two Parole Board Members

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Two members of the Illinois Prisoner Review Board have been removed in the wake of published reports of erroneous filings with the state and the federal government.

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Rauner Addresses Concerns of State’s University Presidents


The Governor was in Urbana Friday to address the concerns of nine presidents over universities in Illinois.

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State Rep. Avery Bourne to Run for Full Term


State Rep. Avery Bourne to run for election.

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United Way’s “Days of Action” This Weekend

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The United Way of Central Illinois is holding the annual Fall Days of Action.

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Former Gov. Quinn Appears in Champaign

Governor Pat Quinn State of State

"One day a peacock, the next day a feather duster."