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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Gubernatorial Debate Analysis – Dr. Kent Redfield

Joey talks with UIS Political Science Professor Dr. Kent Redfield about the Quinn/Rauner debate in Peoria.

Weekend Newswatch

Gubernatorial Debate Analysis – Jim Anderson

Joey talks with Jim Anderson with the Illinois News Network about the Quinn/Rauner debate in Peoria.

Weekend Newswatch

Ebola Update

Joey talks with Bary Bagnoto with CBS Radio News on the latest out of Dallas the new airport screening procedures.

Morning Newswatch

Central Illinois Foodbank

Joey talks with Krista Lisser about the money that the Central Illinois Food Bank is getting form WalMart after qualifying though an online vote.



The man from Liberia battling Ebola in Dallas had died, and there are new screening procedures at some airports.

City of Springfield

Alderman Joe McMenamin

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the Springfield City Council meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Eat With Your Kids

Dr. Marthe dela Cruz from the SIU school of Medicine talks with Joey about a study published in The Journal of Pediatrics that says having family meals can lower the chances of a child becoming obese.


The Latest on Ebola in Dallas

The CDC plans to increase screening for Ebola for people flying to the U.S.

Morning Newswatch

School Board

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the latest school board meeting.



There is a new batch of newlyweds today, many rushed to get married yesterday, right after the Supreme Court declined to consider weather same sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

Recent Headlines

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Langfelder: Residency Requirement Ordinance Next Month

5-26-15 Langfelder

The city had a residency requirement for decades until aldermen removed it in 2000.

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SIU HealthCare Launches Online Patient Portal

SIU Health Portal

Patients of SIU HealthCare can now manage their health records online.

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Effort to Save Dick Van Dyke’s Childhood Home

Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Screening at AFI Fest at TLC Chinese Theater

Featuring: Dick Van Dyke
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 10 Nov 2013
Credit: Nikki Nelson/WENN.com

A foundation has taken possession of the boyhood home of Dick and Jerry Van Dyke, brothers who made it big in show business.

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Southern Illinois Disapproves of Rauner’s Job Performance — Poll

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

More than 50 percent of southern Illinois voters disapprove of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s job performance, according to a new poll.

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It’s “Mammogram Monday”

breast cancer

Central Illinois women are being encouraged to get free mammograms in the month of October.