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Jack Campbell & the Race for Sheriff

Will we see Jack Campbell running for another office after his defeat to We Barr in the republican primary for sheriff? Doesn’t look like it! He joins Joey to talk about the campaign.

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A New Mission is in the Works for the 183rd

Joey talks with the Commander of the 183rd Fighter Wing, Colonel Ronald E. Paul about a new cyber security mission that is in the works.

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District 186 Board VP Adam Lopez on School Cuts

Adam Lopez joins Joey to discuss the personnel cuts and school funding from the school board meeting last night.

Get Ready for Tuesday Elections

Stacey Kern, Director of Elections for Sangamon County joins Joey to get you ready for election day.

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Wes Barr, Jack Campbell Debate the Issues

Candidates Wes Barr and Jack Campbell who are facing off in the republican primary for sheriff Tuesday Joined Joey to debate the issues on the Morning Newswatch.

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Candidate Laubhan Retracts DUI Statements

In a conversation with Joey McLaughlin, Landon Laubhan, candidate in the Republican primary for the 96th House District seat retracts his statements about relaxing DIU laws in the state.

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2006 Tornadoes – Looking Back

It was 8 years ago today that the sun rose on the damage created by two twisters that slammed into Springfield. Joey talks with David Butt from the Sangamon County Office of Emergency Management about that day.

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Alderman Simpson on the City Council

Ward 2 Alderman Gail Simpson joins Joey to talk about the city council meeting last night, and the proposed city garage consolidation which includes a NAPA Auto Parts.

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Springfield Budget Driector

Joey talks with Springfield Budget Director Bill McCarty on the city garage consolidation and the inclusion NAPA Auto Parts.

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School Funding

Jeff Vose Sangamon County Regional Superintendent of Schools Joins Joey to talk about school funding or lack thereof.

Recent Headlines

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Police Seek Sangamon Co. Fugitives

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Three fugitives who've stolen from a number of Springfield stores are being sought.

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Cornel West Cancels U of I Appearance over Salaita

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A prominent civil rights activist and academic has cancelled a speech at the University of Illinois because of the school's decision to rescind a job offer to a Native American studies professor.

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Court Monitor Says IDOT Should Clean House on Hiring Rules

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A federal court-appointed monitor has recommended that the Illinois Department of Transportation clean up its hiring rules.

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Rauner Wants “Voter Empowerment”

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Gov. Bruce Rauner is using some new rhetoric as he brings his agenda to the public. What was once known…

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Lawmaker Wants AG Opinion on Right to Work Zones

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The drive to dilute union influence in Illinois could hit a snag.