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Friday, June 26, 201506/26/2015

District 186’s WIndfall from Illinois’ Education Budget

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield school board president Mike Zimmers talks about what’s in the offing for District 186 with the extra money heading to K-12 education.

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Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015

Focus – 6/28

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: June 28, 2015

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015

A look at parking in downtown Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks downtown parking with Steve Meyers with the Downtown Springfield Inc. Parking and Traffic Safety Council.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015

Capital Township’s Workfare Program

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the General Assistance Administrator at Capital Township, Kathe Pierce about the Workfare Program and applications being taken today.

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Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015

Another guard arrest in connection with the N.Y. prison break

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A second prison guard has now been charged in connection with helping two killers escape from a maximum security prison in New York.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, June 24, 201506/24/2015

Mike Flynn (R) Candidate for the 18th district congressional seat

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey has a conversation with Mike Flynn who is a candidate for the 18th congressional district in the special election.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, June 24, 201506/24/2015

Americans continue to put on the weight

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Registered Dietitian Sara Lopinski with the SIU School of Medicine about a new study that shows the number of Americans who are obese now outweigh the number who are simply overweight.

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Wednesday, June 24, 201506/24/2015

Taking action on the confederate flag

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

An initiative to remove the confederate flag from the South Carolina statehouse grounds is gathering momentum elsewhere.

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Wednesday, June 24, 201506/24/2015

Ask the Expert Bariatric Services

In ask the experts, Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Ray talks with Dr Elizabeth Warner about the various types of weight loss surgeries and the amazing results people are…

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Tuesday, June 23, 201506/23/2015

Author Christian H Smith

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Ray always loves talking to local authors. This time Christian H Smith the author of the book The BLACK MONKEY…

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Comptroller: What Can and Can’t Be Paid During Impasse?

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Whether state workers can or should be paid without a state budget seems to be a contentious point between the Attorney General and Comptroller.

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New President of Robert Morris University Illinois Has Springfield Connection

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RMU grad Mablene Krueger replaces Michael Violtt.

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City Council to Reconsider Eliminating Vacation Payout

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The Springfield City Council could finally be poised to consider nixing a plan that gives city employees a higher retirement benefit, at the expense of unused vacation pay.

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Professor Suing U of I Has New Job

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Steven Salaita will work for the American University of Beirut.

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Plenty of Room Left at Illinois Landfills

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Existing Illinois landfills have capacity to take trash for another 21 years.

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Illinois Economy Still Growing, but More Slowly Than Last Month

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Illinois' economy continues to grow at a steady pace, according to a monthly measure of it from the University of Illinois.