Podcasts

Podcasts

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.

capitol

Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Secret Service Director Resigns

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

CBS brings us up to speed on what happened to lead up to Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigning.

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Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Springfield Business Journal Report — 10/04/14

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Kirk Farah and SBJ Associate Publisher Michelle Higginbotham talk about the October issue on news stands now.

illinois times

Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 10/04/14

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Music, art and theater options for the weekend are discussed.

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Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

The Week in Ebola

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

CBS provides a roundup of the latest on the Ebola scare in the U.S., including the latest on the sanitized apartment where the victim stayed.

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Friday, October 3, 201410/03/2014

Focus – 10/5

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: October 5, 2014

Morning Newswatch

Friday, October 3, 201410/03/2014

2nd Street Bike Lanes

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Director of public works in Springfield, Mark Mahoney talks with Joey about the new bike paths on 2nd street in Springfield.

Recent Headlines

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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.

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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.