Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Rochester School Superintendent Tom Bertrand on school funding

Joey talks with Rochester School Superintendent Tom Bertrand on school funding in Illinois.

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Alderman Edwards on CWLP generators

Joey talks with Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on the money the Springfield City Council approved to retrofit some CWLP generators.

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Five feet and counting in Buffalo

How unusual has this cold weather been this year, especially in in western new york? The snow storm there is being called on of the worst in memory.

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John Milhiser on Mental Health Court

Joey with Sangamon County State’s Attorney John Milhiser about the Mental Health Court that will begin in the new year.

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Preparing for a decision in Ferguson Missouri

There are more preparations in and around Ferguson Missouri where they are waiting on a grand jury decision on whether it will indict Darren Wilson, in the shooting death of Michale Brown, an unarmed black 18 year old back in august.

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A new candidate for Ward 5 Alderman

Dominic Elijah Watson talks with Joey about announcing a run for Springfield Ward 5 alderman.

Weekend Newswatch

Chris Hembroug, President & CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Joey talks with Chris Hembroug, President & CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about our governor elect his effect on business in Springfield and Sangamon County.

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Another gruesome Islamic State video

Islamic state has released another video of another of a beheaded Peter Kassig, an Indiana native and now the third American to be executed and fifth western hostage overall to be killed.

Bobcat Goldthwait

Actor, comedian, screenwriter, and director, Bobcat Goldthwait joins Joey to talk about his career and his relationship with Robin Williams. Bobcat is at Donny B’s Comedy Club this weekend.

Weekend Newswatch

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on CWLP

Joey talks with Joe McMenamin on his hesitation on updating some of the CWLP Dallman generating units for natural gas start up.

Recent Headlines

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U.S. Attorney James Lewis: Racially Biased?

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Questions have been raised about possible racial bias on behalf of U.S. Attorney James Lewis.

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Cattle Rustling: 18-year-old Gets 180 Days In Jail

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18-Year-Old gets 180 days in jail for taking part in cattle rustling.

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Cuba Relations: Could Be Boon For Illinois Farmers

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A relationship with Cuba could mean up to $7 million more a year for Illinois Farmers.

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Prison Lockdown: Chicken Pox To Blame

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Chicken Pox has locked down Illinois prisons.

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Illinois Tollway Expects Spike in Holiday Traffic

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Free coffee will also be available at tollway oases.