Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

Nicole Evans candidate for 186 sub-district 3, on being 12 votes down

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Blake Handley won District 186 Sub-district 3 with the counts as of election night, there there are only 12 votes separating him and Nicole Evans. Joey talks with Nicole about her plans for the race.

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

“Our American Cousin” Opens this weekend at the Hoogland

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Lora Beavers, Keith Wilson and director Pam Brown join Joey to talk about “Our American Cousin” which opens tonight at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

Dash cam video of that South Carolina police shooting has been released

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Steve Futterman with CBS Radio News about what we know now that dash cam video has been released in that police shooting in South Carolina.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

School Board member Adam Lopez on his run for Congress

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Adam Lopez who has announce he wants to become the Democratic nominee in the upcoming special election to fill the seat vacated by former Congressman Aaron Schock.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

What will happen to The Autism Program (TAP)?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Mark Schmidt spokesperson for The Autism Program (TAP) about what will happen to the families served by the program now that Governor Rauner has suspended fundeing for the rest of this fiscal year and plans to eliminate $4.3 million dollars for TAP for next year.

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

The next step in the Boston Marathon bombing trial

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A guilty verdict has been returned on all 30 counts in the Boston Marathon bombing trial.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Jim Langfelder on his win for Mayor of Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the newly elected Mayor of Springfield Jim Langfelder about his win.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Ralph Hanauer on his election win

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ralph Hanauer defeated Phil Chiles in ward 10 last night. Joey along with Ben Yount from Illinois Watchdog, and Ray Lytle from afternoons here on WTAX talked about his win on election night.

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

Chuck Redpath on last night’s election

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Chuck Redpath joined Joey McLaughlin, Ray Lytle and Ben Yount from Illinois Watchdog after his win and election to the City Council.

Tuesday, April 7, 201504/07/2015

Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray on election day

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey chats with Sangamon County Clerk about any issues voters might have, and how to remedy them on this election day.

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Illinois First State in the Nation to Lock Painkiller Bottles

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The one-year program will put the locks on painkillers that contain hydrocodone, also known as Vicodin or Norco.

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The Du Quoin State Fair is on Now Through Labor Day

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Fair Manager Patrick Buchen says it's a money windfall for the area.

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Pair of House Fires Look Like Arson but Appear to be Unrelated

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SPD and SFD continue to investigate the fires which occured within 90 minutes of each other.

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Judge Considers Whether to Dismiss Illinois Head-Injury Suit

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Cook County Judge Leroy Martin Jr. heard oral arguments Friday.

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Ex-Washington Mayor Don Gronewald Dead at 83

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Gronewald, mayor of the central Illinois town from 1989 to 2001, died Tuesday at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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Iran Deal Gives Durbin a Shot at Political Redemption

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Dick Durbin leading effort to get votes in favor of nuclear deal with Iran.