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Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

The Latest on Ebola in Dallas

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The CDC plans to increase screening for Ebola for people flying to the U.S.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Voter Registration

Stacey Kern, Sangamon County Director of Elections talks with Joey about voter registration deadlines and grace period registration.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

School Board

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the latest school board meeting.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

SCOTUS

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is a new batch of newlyweds today, many rushed to get married yesterday, right after the Supreme Court declined to consider weather same sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

The Latest on Ebola

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says there are no symptoms among city residents.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Mammogram Mondays

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Dr. Robert Mocharnuk with the Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine about “Mammogram Mondays” which are back this October for uninsured women.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

William “Billy” Bishop

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey has a conversation with William “Billy’ Bishop who has announced his candidacy for ward 2 alderman.

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Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Cyber Security

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

With yet another breach of security last week at JPMorgan/Chase, Joey talks with Assistant Professor in Computer Science Lucas Vespa at the University of Illinois Springfield about keeping your information safe.

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Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Ebola

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The aggressive response to Ebola in Dallas is likely to prevent a wide scale outbreak but, multiple mistakes revealed some unexpected issues the U.S. would have to prepare for in the event of a larger threat.

Law Talk

Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Law Talk — 10/04/14

In Law Talk Podcasts

Chip Delano and Jason Vincent are the hosts.

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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.

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Rauner Pushes “Right to Work” Zones

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.

Gov. Bruce Rauner says one of his priorities for his first year in office will be creating so-called “right to work zones.”

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Lawmaker Introduces Measure to Cut GA, Officer Salaries

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An Illinois lawmaker has introduced legislation that would cut the pay of elected officeholders by 10 percent.

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Portions of MacArthur Blvd. Closed due to Sewer Cave In

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Portions of southbound MacArthur Blvd. are down to one lane due to a sewer cave in.

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Two Men Arrested, Charged in Springfield Armed Robbery

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Two men accused of an armed robbery in the Springfield PetSmart parking lot have been arrested.