Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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.

Morning Newswatch

Tim Griffin on his future with the city

Joey talks with now former Ward 10 Alderman Tim Griffin on his resignation from the Springfield City Council and the City Council Coordinator position.

Morning Newswatch

“Harvey” opens at the Hoogland this weekend

Joey talks with Ann Opferman, who plays Veta Louis Simmons, and Chuck McCue who plays Elwood P. Dowd in “Harvey” which opens at the Hoogland Center for the Arts this weekend.


The President at APEC

President Obama is getting credit for his work at the Asia Pacific Economic Conference.

Morning Newswatch

Landing on a comet

Peter King from CBS Radio News talks with Joey as the European Space Agency’s probe Philae (FEE-LAY) lander descends onto comet.


What kind of winter will we have?

Now that we are seeing our first prolonged cold snap of the season, Joey talks with Senior Forecaster Daryl Onton at the National Weather Service in Lincoln about the outlook for the winter.


The U.S. and China agree to emission cuts

The U.S. and China have introduces long term plans to curb emissions of carbon dioxide and other gasses linked to climate change.


Communication Professor Ray Schroeder on Net Neutrality

Joey talks with Ray Schroeder, Associate Vice Chancellor for Online Learning at the University of Illinois Springfield on Net Neutrality.

Weekend Newswatch

The Illinois State Millitary Museum

On this Veteran’s Day, Joey talks with Stewart Reeve, the Director of the Illinois State Military Museum.

Recent Headlines

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Butterball is Ready to Help With Turkey Dinner

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If you're the type of person that "could make a TV dinner taste like radio," perhaps cooking a turkey isn't exactly in your wheelhouse.

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City Council May Do Away with Ethics Committee

6-30-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council may do away with

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Springfield Jobless Rate Drops — And More

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Springfield-area Unemployment: 5.1%

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Rauner Issues Pardons

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.

Rauner granted 10 and denied 200 clemency petitions.

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Springfield Man Convicted of Sexual Assault


Christopher Westfall was convicted in August.