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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Greg Harris on Illinois Education Czar Beth Purvis

Joey talks with Representative Greg Harris about the House Committee meeting yesterday that discussed Education Czar Beth Purvis’ salary coming out of the Department of Human Services, not the Education Department.

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The U.S. Department of Labor releases the latest jobs report

The Labor Department releases the jobs report for may today, as they do on the first Friday of every month.

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Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow on body cam legislation

Joey talks with Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow about the body cam legislation that awaits Governor Bruce Rauner’s signature.

Weekend Newswatch

Transportation funding in Illinois

Joey talks with Dave Bender with the American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois, a member of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition talks about transportation funding.

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Chilling details on a Boston man’s terror plot

The man that boston authorities shot and killed tuesday morning whan he reportedly came at them with a knife, was planning to behead police officers

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Governor Bruce Rauner on potential cuts

Joey talks with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner on potential cuts the Governor’s office announced yesterday.

Jim Langfelder

Ask the Mayor with Jim Langfelder – Part 1

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about his appointments, City Water Light and Power, Schools and more.

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Ask the Mayor with Jim Langfelder – Part 2

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about his appointments, City Water Light and Power, Schools and more.

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Ask the Mayor with Jim Langfelder – Part 3

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about his appointments, City Water Light and Power, Schools and more.

Jim Langfelder

Ask the Mayor with Jim Langfelder – Part 4

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder about his appointments, City Water Light and Power, Schools and more.

Recent Headlines

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Peoria Ready to Welcome Food Trucks to Downtown, Other Areas

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The City Council voted this week to create a process for food-truck operators to apply for licenses.

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Helpful Hints to Keep Summer Safe and Fun

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Food and water safety, and sun protection among the concerns listed.

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Illinois State Police Add July 4th Patrols, Road Side Checks

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Law enforcement officials are warning Illinois motorists not to drink and drive and to buckle up over the holiday weekend.

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Cab Driver Charged with Endangerment After Mt. Vernon Teen Leaves Camp

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A 13-year-old girl went missing after being dropped at an overnight church summer camp.

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New Attorneys for Man Accused of Killing Quincy 7th Grader

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The Adams County public defender's office cited a conflict of interest.