Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Memories of Bob Murray with Ron Rector

Former WAND Sports Director Ron Rector joins Joey to remember Bob.

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Memories of Bob Murray with Lee Davis

Joey visits with former chief meteorologist at WAND-TV Lee Davis.

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It’s Almost Tax Time!

Sue Hofer form the Illinois Department of Revenue talks taxes with Joey McLaughlin….are yours done yet?

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Are Allergies Killing School Snacktime?

Michelle Eccles from Horace Mann joins Joey to talk about new research about how teachers are dealing with allergies when it comes to school treats.

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Springfield City Budget

Springfield’s Office of Budget and Management Director Bill McCarty talks with Joey about the ongoing Springfield budget process.

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The Ag Census Shows Fewer Illinois Farms

Joey McLaughlin talks with John Hawkins form the Illinois Farm Bureau about the 2012 Ag Census about the state of agriculture in the state.

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The Water Project

Lincoln Magnet School is teaching students about safe water. And you can provide water for one child, just by staying off of your phone. Teacher Ashely Wankel from Lincoln Magnet School talks with Joey about it.

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Springfield Police Chief

Joey talks with Springfield’s Police Chief Kenny Winslow about his future and the future of the police department.

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Park District Executive Director Contract Finalized

Joey talks with Springfield Park District Board President about finalizing Interim Executive Director Derek Harm’s contract.

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Child Death Rates from Car Crashes is Lower

IDOT’s Jennifer Toney talks with Joey on a new government report that says death rates for children are down because of car seats.

Recent Headlines

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Houston Won’t Endorse Mayoral Candidates

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Springfield's sitting mayor won't say who he wants to replace him in a few weeks.

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Inmate Beats Guard, Escapes from Kankakee Jail

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The Kankakee County Sheriff's Office says Kamron T. Taylor fled from the Jerome Combs Detention Center at about 3 a.m. Wednesday.

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Rail Interest Group Seeks to Save Amtrak Dollars

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Governor proposes big cut in state subsidy

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Durbin Is Upset Human Trafficking Bill Is Stalled

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Abortion-related diversion could be at work