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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Risky Teen Behavior

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

If it’s not one risky behavior for teens…it’s another. A new study shows parents don’t have to worry so much about smoking and drinking…but texting while driving is rampant among teens. And there was a major security flaw in Gmail.

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Teacher Tenure

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, Bill Phillips about how the California Decision might affect teachers in Illinois

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Illinois Bears

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Director Marc Miller joins Joey to talk about bears in Illinois.

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Iraq

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The situation in Iraq is deteriorating quickly. How will the United State react?

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

The Economy

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The economy is slowly improving, but when will wage growth be strong enough to signal that labor market is back to normal?

Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 11 2014

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Council Recap Day and they’re talking Sick Time Plus MORE

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Springfield Muni

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Springfield Muni season opens this Friday night with “The Sound of Music” for a three weekend run.

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Eric Cantor Will Leave Leadership

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Virginia congressman Eric Cantor, the number two house republican will surrender his post as majority leader at the end of July following his surprise primary defeat.

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Secretary of Defense Grilled at the House

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

In his first public appearance since the swap of Taliban for Bowe Bergdahl, Defense Secretary spent three hours being grilled by the house armed services committee yesterday.

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Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

Sangamon County SMART

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Sangamon County Board Member Andy Goleman joins Joey to talk about the future of the county SMART transit system.

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.

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Langfelder Announces Full Transition Team

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Mayor-Elect Jim Langfelder says he's put together a cross-section of people that will help him transition in to the top city job.