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Friday, May 13, 201605/13/2016

Focus – 5/15

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: May 15, 2016

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Friday, May 13, 201605/13/2016

The Old Capitol Farmers Market grand opening

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Downtown Springfield Inc., Lisa Clemmons Stott about the grand opening of the Old Capitol Farmers Market on Saturday (5-14-16).

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Friday, May 13, 201605/13/2016

Court challenge for independent map effort

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Jim Bray about the independent map effort being challenged in court with the opposition saying it is not constitutional.

Business Over Coffee

Friday, May 13, 201605/13/2016

Business Over Coffee with Charlie Ferguson

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Charlie Ferguson talks with Denis Rieken from Dick Van Dyke Appliance World.

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Friday, May 13, 201605/13/2016

Why aren’t our candidates for president talking about the national debt?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The leading presidential candidates are debating lots of issues while taking shots at each other on the campaign trail, but there is one noticeable item missing from discussions.

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Thursday, May 12, 201605/12/2016

“Ransomware” Hits the U.S. House

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

As if cyber crime wasn’t bad enough, now “ransomware” attacks are hitting the U.S. House.  “America’s First News” explains.

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Thursday, May 12, 201605/12/2016

How to “Curb Your Car”

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Linda Wheeland, Senior Transportation Planner at the Springfield Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission about “curbing your car.”

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Thursday, May 12, 201605/12/2016

Memorial Medical Center on Selective Eating

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey McLaughlin talks with Laura Walbert from Memorial Medical Center.

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Wednesday, May 11, 201605/11/2016

Crime Stoppers offers $5,000 for tips on “Cold Case” homicides

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Officer Mike Badger with Crime Stoppers of Sangamon and Menard Counties about a new program that offers more money for tips leading to the arrest of “cold case” murders.

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Wednesday, May 11, 201605/11/2016

Horace Mann Educator & Administrator of the year

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the Horace Mann Educator of the year, Layne Zimmers from Lincoln Magnet School, and Administrator of the year, Kari Borders from Douglas Preparatory Academy.

Recent Headlines

13 hours ago in Local

UPDATE: Budget Plan Passes Amid GOP Outrage

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$7B unbalanced; $700M bump for schools

17 hours ago in Local

Bomb Threat Unfounded at Butler Elementary School

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Butler Elementary School is back to normal after a bomb threat caused it to be evacuated for a short time Wednesday.

17 hours ago in Local

AP NewsBreak: Rauner Board Asked Builders to Lobby Lawmakers

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.

Good-government advocates are criticizing the head of an agency managing state construction projects for asking builders to lobby lawmakers to restore funding.

18 hours ago in Local

House Fails to Override Labor Arbitration Veto

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The labor arbitration bill remains dead.

18 hours ago in Local

Another Leaders Meeting, Optimism Dissolving

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The last days of session are a flurry of activity, if not progress.

19 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers Discuss Gun Ownership and Mental Health

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Illinois lawmakers have approved a measure designed to prevent people with mental disabilities from owning guns.