Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Dee Dee Duffy – Educator of the Year

Joey visits with Dee Dee Duffy, recipient of the the Horace Mann Educator of the Year award.

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Adam Lopez on 186 School Board

Joey Talks with Adam Lopez, district 186 School Board Member on schedule changes and school funding.

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Jeff Vose Sangamon County Supt. of Schools

Jeff Vose, Sangamon County Regional Superintendent of Schools joins Joey to talk about school funding and Common Core.

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This Week at the Statehouse

Dave Dahl and Joey discuss this weeks happenings at the Illinois Statehouse.

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Kidzeum of Health & Science Update

Kidzeum Board President Rachael Thompson joins Joey to discuss the latest developments on the children’s museum coming to downtown Springfield.

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Sen. Manar on School Funding

State Senator Andy Manar joins Joey to talk about teaks being made to the education reform bill to gain bipartisan support.

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Rep. Rich Brauer

Joey talks with Representative Rich Brauer about the Legislative Audit Commission and it’s investigation into the Governor’s Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.

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Illinois Products Farmers Market

Kendra Schilling from the Department of Ag and Patty Kuhn from Springfield Clinic join Joey to talk about the Illinois products Farmers Market at the State Fairgrounds.

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Ask the Mayor Part 1

Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

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Ask the Mayor Part 2

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for “Ask the Mayor”

Recent Headlines

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DeWitt Co. Settlement OK’d in Dispute to Put Toxic Waste Over Aquifer

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DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.

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Kankakee Co. Sheriff Describes Security Lapses that led to Inmate Escape

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Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.

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House Approves Springfield High Speed Rail Oversight Act

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An attempt to make sure fair hiring practices are implemented on Springfield's high speed rail 10th street consolidation project is moving forward.

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Rauner Admin. Plans $106 Million in Medicaid Cuts

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Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending reductions by Gov. Bruce Rauner's office

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Butler: Future of $26M in Social Service Funding Unknown

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State Representative Tim Butler says who knows if that $26 million Governor Bruce Rauner is holding from a number of state social service programs will be restored or not.