Podcasts

Podcasts

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.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, January 20, 201501/20/2015

The State of the Union address – what to expect

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama delivers his 6th state of the union address this evening – what will he propose, and how much of his agenda is realistic with the republican controlled congress.

Chamber of Commerce

Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Greater Springfield Chamber of commerce President and CEO Chris Hembrough about current economic situations in Springfield.

'Selma' New York premiere

Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

The current state of race relations

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Selma Alabama got a does of Hollywood yesterday, TV giant Oprah Winfrey and fellow actors from the movie Selma were joined by hundreds others for a march to recall one of the ugliest chapters of the civil rights movement yesterday.

Recent Headlines

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Rockford Facility for Juvenile Wards Closes

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A facility that houses wards of the state in Rockford is closing following a newspaper's reports of assault and other issues.

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Banner Year for SPI — Now What?

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Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport had one of its best years ever for passenger flights last year -- so what's next?

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Rauner Among Nation’s Top Spenders in 2014 Campaign

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The Center for Public Integrity says Rauner spent more than $28 million of his own money on his successful bid to become governor and on other races.

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Durbin Tries Again to Help Those Here Illegally

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He's urging a Twitter campaign, #DACAWorks

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City Needs Extra $3.5 Million to Cover Healthcare Costs

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It appears health care costs for city of Springfield employees went over budget by more than three million dollars this fiscal year.

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Lincoln Woman Gets Prison Time: Embezzles Two Million Dollars

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A Lincoln woman will serve nearly 4 years in prison for embezzling two million dollars over 17 years.