Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

The Horace Mann Educator of the Year nominations are open

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Horace Mann’s Community Relations Director Paul Wappel talks with joey about the opening of nominations for the Horace Mann Educator of the Year award.

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

The Patriots coach and QB talk about deflate-gate

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Not many Xs and Os being discussed by the New England Patriots as the prepare to play in Superbowl 49 next week. Reporters are more interested in talking about deflate-gate.

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Friday, January 23, 201501/23/2015

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah dies & turmoil in Yemen

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has died, and the latest on the turmoil in Yemen.

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.

Recent Headlines

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General Assembly Keeps Proposed Bills Moving

Illinois General Assembly

Several proposed bills currently being debated in the State Legislature.

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ADA Event Brings Backlash Against State Funding Cuts

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Chicago man at event sounds off on how cuts to state programs will affect his life.

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Sex Offender Sentenced for Attempting to Lure Central Illinois Minor

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Joseph Cain Harrison was found guilty in December.

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Former Springfield Hospital Director Will Plead Guilty

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Margaret Curtin to change plea deal after previously pleading not guilty.

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$54 Million Embezzlement from City of Dixon Now Subject of College Courses

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Case is being taught in accounting and forensic accounting courses.

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Rauner Trying to Broker Mega-Deal in General Assembly

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner enters the House to applause to delivers his first budget address to a joint session of the General Assembly in the House chambers Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, in Springfield Ill. Illinois Rep. Greg Harris is seen on the far right.

Dems say they're willing to work with the Governor.