Podcasts

Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill talks with joey about the school board meeting, school funding and the sale of district surpluses.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter on the latest form the village

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey chats with Sherman Mayor Sherman Clatfelter on TIF funding, new businesses, and construction on the new Sherman park.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

The Ray Lytle Show 2015 Oscar Special

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Ray and Nick Rogers give a rundown of all the Oscar nominees and pick the winners!

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Dr. Kent Redfield on what to expect out of the Governor’s budget adress

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with University if Illinois Springfield political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s upcoming budget address.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman on the upcoming primary

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman about his concern that voters don’t know they do not have to declare their party to vote in next week’s important Springfield City Primary Tuesday, February 24th.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Morning brief – train derailment, winter storm and immigration

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A federal judge has granted a request by 26 sates that would temporarily block the presidents executive action on illegal immigration, plus the latest on yet another winter storm, and the West Virginia trail derailment.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the President and CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about recent restaurant closings and the latest feedback the chamber is getting from local businesses.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Egypt air strikes, Denmark shooting and more snow in the North East

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Shootings in Denmark, more snow in the northeast, and Egypt earlier today said it launched air strikes against Islamic State targets in Libya.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Presidential politics – a new announcement on the way?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ohio governor John Kasich is traveling to South Carolina this week, because he is considering a run for president, and South Carolina is an early primary state seen as a key stop for republicans.

Law Talk

Saturday, February 14, 201502/14/2015

Law Talk – 2/14

In Law Talk Podcasts

Show Date: February 14, 2015

Recent Headlines

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City Council Candidates Propose Pillsbury Solution

4-1-15 Pillsbury

The two candidates for Ward Four alderman in Springfield disagree on how important it is to do something with the former Pillsbury plant.

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Springfield Aldermen Avoid Pension Fix

3-31-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council has essentially punted on eliminating a city retirement incentive that allows unused vacation and sick time to be counted toward their pension contribution.

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Girl Found, Jail Escapee Still Wanted

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A 15-year-old girl who was thought to be with a man who escaped from a Kankakee jail Wednesday morning after allegedly beating a jailer has been found.

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Davis Visits Clinton Power Plant, Talks Gifford Tornado

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The nuclear power plant at Clinton is an important economic engine for Downstate Illinois, says U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis.

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Illinois: 2,000 Legal for Medical Marijuana

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There are now officially 2,000 people in Illinois who will be allowed to use medical marijuana when it becomes available.

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Rauner, Kirk Criticize Indiana Religious Freedom Law

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says Indiana's religious objections law may open the door to discriminatory behavior.