Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, April 16, 201504/16/2015

The Islamic State launches another offensive

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey has a conversation with Military Analysts Mike Lyons with CBS Radio News about the Islamic State extremist group launching an offensive in Iraq yesterday.

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Thursday, April 16, 201504/16/2015

Organ donor shortages continue to be a problem

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Rachel Bounds a pre-transplant coordinator with The Alan G. Birtch, Center for Transplant Services at Memorial Medical Center about organ donations.

Aaron Hernandez murder story

Thursday, April 16, 201504/16/2015

Aaron Hernandez gets life without parole

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

One time New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first degree murder in the shooting death of Odin Lloyd.

3-10-15 Springfield City Council

Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Alderman Cory Jobe on the Committee of the Whole meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe about abandoned buildings and the proposed minimum wage increase that was discussed at the Springfield City Council Committee of the Whole meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Springfield Art Association’s ‘Roasted Hot Pots and Pork’ this weekend

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Art Association Executive Director Betsy Dollar talks with Joye about the event coming up Saturday that features raku and roasted pork.

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Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

State Senator Daniel Biss on reviewing the Governors pension plan

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Illinois State Senator Daniel Biss about his reservations with moving ahead with Governor Bruce Rauner’s pension plan.

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Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

How will police departments manage body camera data?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

As more police departments around the country require their officers to wear body cameras in response to demands from the public, they are going to have to figure out how to analyze, process and store the video produced.

school board headquarters

Tuesday, April 14, 201504/14/2015

Nicole Evans concedes election to Blake Handley in school subdistrict three

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Nicole Evans concedes the school board subdustrict three seat to Blake Handley on the Morning Newswatch with Joey McLaughlin.

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Tuesday, April 14, 201504/14/2015

Abraham Lincoln – A Day of Remembrance at the ALPLM

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey has a conversation with Chris Wills from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency about the activities surrounding the remembrance of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

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Tuesday, April 14, 201504/14/2015

A new strain of dog flu hits Illinois

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Franklin Coble, Owner & Medical Director of Coble Animal Hospital about a new strain of dog flu that hs hit the Chicagoland area.

Recent Headlines

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Carl Sandburg Statue Dedicated in Poet’s Hometown

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A bronze statue of poet Carl Sandburg has been dedicated to his hometown of Galesburg.

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Wrestling Hall of Fame Removes Hastert Awards

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The National Wrestling Hall of Fame has voted to revoke all honors for Dennis Hastert after the former House speaker was accused of sexually abusing teenagers decades ago.

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Construction Worker Dies After Gas Explosion

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A construction worker from southwest Illinois has died several weeks after suffering severe burns in a gas explosion while on the job.

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Race-Related Protests on SIU Carbondale Campus

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Several hundred Southern Illinois University protesters have rallied against student debt and racism following recent incidents including an anonymous video calling for violence against black students.

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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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Little Optimism About Medical Marijuana Additions

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Board chair Dr. Leslie Mendoza Temple says the advisory board is moving forward and evaluating the 15 health conditions on its agenda.