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Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Ask the Mayor – Segment 2

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Ask the Mayor – Segment 3

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Ask the Mayor – Segment 4

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey on the January edition of “Ask the Mayor.”

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Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Alderman Cahnman on Uber coming to Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey discusses moves at the city council meeting last night that will regular Uber and services like it in Springfield with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

Archeological find at Carpenter St. underpass site

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Kevin Seals, Chief Environmental Scientist for Hanson Professional Services about foundations from homes built in the late 1800s that were unearthed at the Carpenter Street underpass construction site.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

186 Board President Mike Zimmers talks school security

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers about police officers in Springfield’s high schools.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

Gluten free Girl Scout cookies are new this year

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Pam Kovacevich, the CEO Girl Scouts of Central Illinois about our area being a test market for gluten free Girl Scout cookies this year.

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Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

NY mayor and police still at odds

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The back and forth continues between new york city police and mayor Bill de Blasio, who continued to fan the flames yesterday by saying he was disappointed that come cops turned their backs on him during the funeral of a murdered police officer on Sunday.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, January 5, 201501/05/2015

The flu in Central Illinois

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Dr. Nicole Florence is a physician with Memorial Physician Services at Koke Mill about the flu in Springfield.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, January 5, 201501/05/2015

Boston Marathon trial set to begin

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, is set to begin today in Boston with jury selection.

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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.