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Thursday, October 30, 201410/30/2014

Is Ebola Distracting Our Armed Forces?

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Defense secretary Chuck Hagel has approved 21 day isolation period for all military personnell returning from West African countries hard hit by the Ebola outbreak.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

State Senator Andy Manar on the Election

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

With the election just days away, Joey talks with State Senator Andy Manar on why he should get your vote.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

Alderman Theilen on the City Council Meeting

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Joey Talks with Alderman Kris Theilen about the “do over” on the one million dollars that were headed for the police and fire pension funds.

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Wednesday, October 29, 201410/29/2014

Space Station bound rocket explodes soon after liftoff

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

An unmanned rocket carrying cargo to the international space station last evening. jA potential setback to NASAs program for privatizing such missions.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, October 28, 201410/28/2014

Department of Public Health Director Jim Stone on Quarantines

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Department of Public Health Director Jim Stone talks with Joey on the evolving Ebola quarantine regulations.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, October 28, 201410/28/2014

Darrell Miller, Democratic Candidate for 18th Congressional District

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Joey talks with Darrell Miller, Democratic Candidate for 18th Congressional District who is facing Aaron Shock Tuesday in the election.

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Tuesday, October 28, 201410/28/2014

More Questions Over Ebola Quarantines

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

As more states begin monitoring travelers from Ebola stricken countries question are popping up over forced quarantines.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, October 27, 201410/27/2014

Ann Callis on the Closing Days of the Campaign

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ann Callis, the democratic candidate to represent Illinois’ 13th congressional district on the closing days of the campaign.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, October 27, 201410/27/2014

Congressman Rodney Davis on the Closing Days of the Campaign

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Congressman Rodney Davis on the Closing Days of the Campaign for the 13 congressional seat.

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Monday, October 27, 201410/27/2014

Another Death in the Friday School Shooting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is more sad news form the school shooting in Washington State last Friday.

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Oil Train Derails Near Galena

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A BNSF Railway freight train containing 103 cars loaded with crude oil has derailed near Galena.

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Durbin Wants Expansion of Veterans Caregiver Funding

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Senator Dick Durbin wants to expand a program that currently provides care to post-9/11 disabled veterans, to disabled veterans of any conflict.

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Unions Sue Over Exec. Order on Fair Share Dues

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Illinois labor unions are asking a judge to invalidate Gov. Bruce Rauner's executive order.

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Lawmaker Wants to Revive Illinois Death Penalty

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Just four years after capital punishment was taken off the books in Illinois, a state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back.

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Number of Illinois Children in Poverty Holds Steady

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The child poverty rate is holding steady in Illinois, but it's holding steady at a rate higher than advocates would like.

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Sanitary District Wants $70m+ in Bonds for Plant Upgrades

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The Springfield Metro Sanitary District could need $70 million in bond money to pay for upgrades to the Sugar Creek Treatment Plant