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Morning Newswatch

Friday, May 1, 201505/01/2015

Broad Coalition seeks updated communications law in Illinois

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A coalition of more than 240 Illinois organizations calls for update of expiring state communications law. Yesterday they delivered letters to Governor Rauner and Legislative Leaders. Joey talks with the President of AT&T Illinois Paul La Schiazza about it.

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, May 1, 201505/01/2015

Who is the prosecutor looking at the Freddie Gray evidence?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is a lot of pressure on Baltimore’s chief prosecutor who has barely been on the job for 100 days.

FILE - In this June 11, 2007 file photo, former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker speaks to reporters while showing off his book, " The Maverick and the Machine" at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker speaks to reporters at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Walker's son Dan Walker Jr. told The Associated Press that his father died Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at his home in California. Walker was governor of Illinois from 1973 to 1977. He was 92. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

Thursday, April 30, 201504/30/2015

Political consultant Thom Serafin on the late Dan Walker

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with former WTAX reporter, now political consultant and founder and CEO of Serafin & Associates, Inc. Thom Serafin about former Illinois Governor Dan Walker who passed away yesterday at 92.

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Thursday, April 30, 201504/30/2015

A morning brief on Baltimore, Nepal and Bernie Sanders

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

This were quieter in Baltimore following the funeral of a man who died in custody earlier this month, the latest from Nepal and Bernie Sanders is running for President.

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Wednesday, April 29, 201504/29/2015

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on City, Water, Light and Power

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the city council meeting last night and the financial situation with City, Water Light and Power.

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Wednesday, April 29, 201504/29/2015

PJ Staab on the Lincoln funeral hearse

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with PJ Staab about the Lincoln funeral hearse that was specially made for the reenactment for the funeral this weekend.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, April 29, 201504/29/2015

Live from Baltimore with CBS Correspondent Steve Dorsey

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Steve Dorsey with CBS Radio News live from Baltimore about how things went overnight and gets the latest developments.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, April 29, 201504/29/2015

Authorities still working on getting to some Nepal earthquake victims

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

More than 5,000 are dead and more than 10,000 injured following Saturday’s powerful earthquake in Nepal.

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Tuesday, April 28, 201504/28/2015

Ask the Expert “obesity”

In Ask The Expert, Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Doctor Nicole Florence joined Ray to discuss Obesity and how they treat it at Memorial Weight loss and wellness center.…

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, April 28, 201504/28/2015

The Illinois State Treasurer on his first 100 days in office

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Illinois State Treasurer Mike Frerichs talks with Joey about his first 100 days in office, and what comes next.

Recent Headlines

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Langfelder: Y Block Proposals Going Online, to be Considered in Matter of Months

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It won’t be at Tuesday night’s Springfield City Council meeting, but it may not be long before aldermen formally consider the proposals submitted for what to do with the former YWCA block downtown near the Governor’s mansion.

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Springfield School Board Approves Administrator Moves

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The changes include a new principal for Springfield High School.

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Deadline Coming for Constitutional Amendment

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Graduated-tax boosters boast bipartisan support

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Springfield Marks Tourism Week

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There are a lot of misconceptions about Springfield these days according to local tourism officials.

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Small Business Week

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Conn says she is an example of both the good and bad of Illinois

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Swastikas Found Again on U of I Campus

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University of Illinois police say two more large swastikas have been discovered drawn in campus buildings.