Podcasts

Podcasts

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Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Ask the Mayor — Wednesday Dec. 3, 2014

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mayor Mike Houston joins Alex Degman for the monthly segment

Rauner Announces Chief of Staff

Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Rauner: The State Budget is Even Worse Than I Thought

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Bruce Rauner says the state budget picture is getting more grim by the day.

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Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Oak Ridge Cemetery’s Restored Original Entrance is Unveiled

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Oak Ridge Cemetery Foundation President Jen Aholt joins Alex Degman to preview Wednesday’s festivities.

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Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Difficult to Tell Who’s Being Killed by Police?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal found that hundreds of homicides by law enforcement agencies between 2007 and 2012 weren’t reported to the FBI.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

A Toys for Tots Drive Dec. 7

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield’s Ward 8 Alderman, Kris Theilen, is heading it up at Babies ‘R Us.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Springfield BOE’s Scott McFarland on Test Scores; SB16

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Test scores district wide are improving.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Public Hearings for a Clean Energy Transmission Line

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Alex Degman talks about a series of public hearings so people can get more information on the Grain Belt Express Clean Line.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Focus – 12/7

In Focus Podcasts

Guests:  Chris Hembrough of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce discusses the local economy, Dr. Augusto Elias discusses strokes, and…

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

President Obama Wants More Support for Police Body Cams

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal This Morning’s Gordon Deal reports.

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Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

DSI’s Ann Frescura on Old Capitol Holiday Walks

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The first Holiday Walk is this Wednesday.

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Butler Sworn in Tuesday, Ready for Challenges

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Tim Butler moves from behind the scenes in politics to the front line Tuesday.