Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Senator Dick Durbin talks President Obama’s agenda

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Senator Dick Durbin about the State of the Union and the president’s agenda, tax laws, free college and Obamacare.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

Springfield Police Chief Kenny Winslow on police body cameras

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Chief Winslow about what the community and police officers think about body cameras, and about why he wants to wait on a decision from the statehouse before buying them.

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Thursday, January 22, 201501/22/2015

President Obama hits the road & defining the middle class

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama is on a two day trip to push his message that everybody should stand to gain from an economy that is all but recovered from a deep recession…and what exactly is the middle class?

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Congressman Rodney Davis on the State of the Union Address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Congressman Rodney Davis to get his reaction on some of subjects the president touched on in his State of the Union Address.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner on police body cams

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner about the city council meeting last night, and a proposed increase in the police budget to buy body cams for officers.

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Wednesday, January 21, 201501/21/2015

The State of the Union address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Middle class economics was the phrase of the night as the president delivered his state of the union address.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo about the CWLP and his proposed infrastructure audit for Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

The State of the Union address – what to expect

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama delivers his 6th state of the union address this evening – what will he propose, and how much of his agenda is realistic with the republican controlled congress.

Chamber of Commerce

Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Greater Springfield Chamber of commerce President and CEO Chris Hembrough about current economic situations in Springfield.

'Selma' New York premiere

Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

The current state of race relations

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Selma Alabama got a does of Hollywood yesterday, TV giant Oprah Winfrey and fellow actors from the movie Selma were joined by hundreds others for a march to recall one of the ugliest chapters of the civil rights movement yesterday.

Recent Headlines

3 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers Honor Lincoln at Lincoln’s Tomb

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Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat, says a Republican like Abraham Lincoln is still someone for which we should place great honor.

4 hours ago in Local

Grant Encourages Better Farm Conservation

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If you're a farmer in the 21st Century, you're probably hearing about - if not practicing - "precision farming." And that extends to conservation practices, too.

8 hours ago in Local

Rauner to Close Juvenile Prison

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Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says it will close the youth correctional facility in Kewanee, near Peoria and the Quad Cities.

8 hours ago in Local

$1 Million Donated for Governor’s Mansion Repairs

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The organization leading efforts to renovation the Illinois governor's mansion says it received $1 million in donations last year toward efforts to fix a leaky roof and other things.

8 hours ago in Local

Illinois Up for Federal Transportation Money

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Illinois transportation planners are awaiting details of how they could use a potential multi-million windfall for the state.

9 hours ago in Local

ALPLM Free for Lincoln’s Birthday

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

It's President Abraham Lincoln's birthday, and officials with the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum are unquestionably celebrating.