Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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Memories of Bob Murry with Raymond Poe and Mayor Houston

State Representative Raymond Poe and Springfield Mayor Mike Houston join Joey to talk about Bob.

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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.

Recent Headlines

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Illinois Governor Grants 43 Clemency Requests

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CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on about 100 clemency petitions, granting 43 and denying 65. Quinn…

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Illinois Obtains No Child Left Behind Waiver

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Illinois has obtained a waiver from some parts of federal No Child Left Behind education law.

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Illinois Medicaid Overpayments Discovered

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CHICAGO (AP) — An internal state government memo says auditors have found the Illinois Medicaid program has paid an estimated…

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Multiple Accidents on Dirksen Injure Seven, Two Critically

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Two accidents on Dirksen Pkwy. injured seven people, and they were related.

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Public Comments Invited on Rules for Medical Pot

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The proposed rules for medical marijuana are now available for public comment