Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Military Analyst Mike Lyons

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Military Analyst Mike Lyons on the plan to “Degrade and Destroy” the Islamic State.

Weekend Newswatch

SportsCare’s Women’s Biathlon

Joey talks with Stacy Curtis, the senior physical therapist for Memorial’s SportsCare and co-director of SportsCare’s women’s biathlon about the 7th annual biathlon.

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Ebola Situation Worsens

It’s gone from bad to worse in West Africa when it comes to Ebola.

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The ISIS Plan

President Obama is preparing to lay out plans for dealing with the terrorist group Islamic State.

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Mayoral Candidate, Gail Simpson

Joey talks with Alderman Gail Simpson after her announcement yesterday that she is seeking the post of Mayor of Springfield.

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Healthcare.Gov – Hacked!

Healthcare.gov has been hacked, and there is a coalition is forming to fight the Islamic State.

Weekend Newswatch

SUSART membership drive

Jim Hoover Doug Rathbun visit with Joey about the Springfield Underwater Search And Rescue Team (SUSART) membership drive.

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Chief Winslow on Police Cameras

Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow talks with Joey about the Springfield Police Department getting wearable cameras.

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Mayor Houston on Police Cameras

Joey talks with Springfield Mayor Mike Houston on why he thinks the Springfield Police Department needs wearable cameras.

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Ferguson & Iraq

The latest on the situation in Iraq…and the justice department could announce today, that it’s is opening an inquiry into the Ferguson police department.

Recent Headlines

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Survey: Teachers Still Spend Plenty of Money Out of Pocket

8-31-15 Horace Mann Survey

A new study by Horace Mann insurance suggests teachers spend a lot of their own money on supplies for their classrooms.

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UIS-Led Survey Examines Issues for Transgendered People

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A national survey conducted by the University of Illinois-Springfield shows positive attitudes towards the rights of transgendered people.

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Lawmaker: Cut Tax Breaks, Close DCEO

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State Rep. Jack Franks will propose closing tax loopholes and eliminating what he considers to be unfair credits for businesses.

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Combination-Locked Pill Bottles Now Law

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Illinois is the first state providing for a combination lock on a prescription pill bottle.

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Moody’s Issues Warning About State Credit Rating

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Moody's: reach a budget agreement by late September.