Podcasts

Podcasts

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Friday, April 15, 201604/15/2016

Kidzeum of Health and Science update

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the president of the Board of Directors for the Kidzeum of Health and Science, Rachel Thomson to get an update on the children’s museum that is headed to Adams Street in downtown Springfield.

Business Over Coffee

Friday, April 15, 201604/15/2016

‘Business Over Coffee’ with Charlie Ferguson

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

This week Charlie Ferguson visit with Dave Utinske at the Body Quest Store on Business Over Coffee.

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Friday, April 15, 201604/15/2016

President Obama and executive orders

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama, often criticized by Republicans for constitutional over reach for use of executive orders to get around congress recently signed the 254th executive order of his presidency, allowing the peace corps to change its logo.

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Thursday, April 14, 201604/14/2016

The Rotary Flag Service program

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Vicki Megganson and Charlie Ferguson about the Rotary Flag Service program. Get more information on the program here, by emailing flags@rotaryflagservice.com, or calling 217-566-4326.

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Thursday, April 14, 201604/14/2016

How concerned should you be about the Zika Virus

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the system director of infection prevention at Memorial Medical Center, Karen Trimberger about the Zika virus.

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Thursday, April 14, 201604/14/2016

Representative Tim Butler on the happenings at the capitol

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler on what has been happening at the capitol.

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Thursday, April 14, 201604/14/2016

Some ransomwear schemes are shockingly professional

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Cyber criminals have professionalized the ransomwear schemes.

City of Springfield

Wednesday, April 13, 201604/13/2016

Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about City, Water, Light and Power bills and the Salvation Army.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, April 13, 201604/13/2016

The Citizens Club of Springfield celebrates 10 years

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Willis Logan, Vice President of the Citizens Club about the Clubs tenth anniversary at a reception featuring journalist Rich Miller as guest speaker. the event will be April 14 from 5 to 7 PM at the Illinois Realtors, 522 S. 5th St. the public is invited, and tickets are $25 at the door.

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Wednesday, April 13, 201604/13/2016

Politics and the economy

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Elections are often buffeted by economic ups and downs, as we saw in 2008 as the financial markets crashed just months before the presidential vote.

Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers, Interest Groups Set Stage for Final Days

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Workers compensation, economic growth discussed in Tuesday news conferences

9 hours ago in Local

Springfield City Council to Discuss Waste Hauling Fee Increase

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The Springfield City Council may or may not consider raising garbage fees next month.

15 hours ago in Local

Dems Slate Two Candidates for Fall Election

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Democrats have slated Robert Spencer of Pleasant Plains to run against Don Gray for Sangamon County Clerk, while Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo will face opposition from Donnie Killen of Springfield.

15 hours ago in Local

Redfield: Capitol Has Similar, But Different, Feeling

ILLINOIS POLITICS 7-24-15 Mike Lawrence and Kent Redfield

University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Kent Redfield says in some ways, it actually feels like lawmakers are getting toward the end of the legislative session.

15 hours ago in Local, Sports

Nunn Dismissed from U of I Basketball Team

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The University of Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

15 hours ago in Local

Informant Suggests Drew Peterson Wants to Sell Drugs

FILE - In this May 8, 2009 file photo, former Bolingbrook, Ill., police sergeant Drew Peterson arrives at the Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Ill., for his arraignment on charges of first-degree murder in the 2004 death of his third wife Kathleen Savio. On Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, Will County Judge Edward Burmila sentenced Peterson to 38 years in prison for Savio's murder.  (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Secret recordings between Drew Peterson and an inmate he's accused of trying to enlist to help kill a prosecutor show that the former suburban Chicago police officer discussed selling drugs in Mexico if he gets out of prison.