Podcasts

Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, November 14, 201411/14/2014

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on CWLP

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Joe McMenamin on his hesitation on updating some of the CWLP Dallman generating units for natural gas start up.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, November 13, 201411/13/2014

Tim Griffin on his future with the city

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with now former Ward 10 Alderman Tim Griffin on his resignation from the Springfield City Council and the City Council Coordinator position.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, November 13, 201411/13/2014

“Harvey” opens at the Hoogland this weekend

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ann Opferman, who plays Veta Louis Simmons, and Chuck McCue who plays Elwood P. Dowd in “Harvey” which opens at the Hoogland Center for the Arts this weekend.

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Thursday, November 13, 201411/13/2014

The President at APEC

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama is getting credit for his work at the Asia Pacific Economic Conference.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

Landing on a comet

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Peter King from CBS Radio News talks with Joey as the European Space Agency’s probe Philae (FEE-LAY) lander descends onto comet.

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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

What kind of winter will we have?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Now that we are seeing our first prolonged cold snap of the season, Joey talks with Senior Forecaster Daryl Onton at the National Weather Service in Lincoln about the outlook for the winter.

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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

The U.S. and China agree to emission cuts

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The U.S. and China have introduces long term plans to curb emissions of carbon dioxide and other gasses linked to climate change.

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Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

Communication Professor Ray Schroeder on Net Neutrality

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ray Schroeder, Associate Vice Chancellor for Online Learning at the University of Illinois Springfield on Net Neutrality.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

The Illinois State Millitary Museum

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

On this Veteran’s Day, Joey talks with Stewart Reeve, the Director of the Illinois State Military Museum.

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Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

Ebola Dr. leaving the hospital virus free today

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A New York city Dr. diagnosed with Ebola will leave the hospital today free of the virus.

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Springfield Opens New Park

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Children wasted no time Thursday morning running to play in the new "Bounties of Nature" playground at Center Park in Springfield, once it officially opened.

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Former U.S. Rep. Jackson Leaves Prison

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FILE - In this March 9, 2012 file photo, Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. , D-Ill., and his wife, Chicago Alderman Sandi Jackson, ask each other for their support and votes as they arrive at a polling station for early voting in Chicago. The sweep of Jesse Jackson Jr.'s life, from golden boy who could be president to broken politician, will be laid out for a federal judge in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, as she sentences him and his wife for misusing $750,000 in campaign money on a gold-plated Rolex watch, mink capes, mounted elk heads and other personal items.

Jackson will serve the remainder of his sentence at a Washington, D.C., halfway house.

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Legislature Passes Budget Fix, Governor Says He’ll Sign

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The Illinois Legislature has approved a plan ending weeks of negotiations over plugging a $1.6 billion hole in this year's state budget.

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Schock Leaves Congress with “Humility, Sadness”

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Congressman Aaron Schock says he is leaving Congress with sadness and humility.

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Macoupin County Man Arrested on Child Porn Charges

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Madigan's office says the arrest of Timothy Saxton, 37, is the 75th since her office started what's called "Operation Glass House".