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Illinois State Fairgrounds

Tuesday, August 11, 201508/11/2015

Illinois Agriculture Director on the Illinois State Fair

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey has a conversation with Illinois Agriculture Director Philip Nelson about the Illinois State Fair and it’s turn back toward Ag.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, August 11, 201508/11/2015

Sherman Village President on a proposed sales tax increase

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Sherman Village President Trevor Clatfelter on proposed 1% sales tax increase for the Rail Pointe Business Development District.

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Tuesday, August 11, 201508/11/2015

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel on the Iran nuclear deal

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The U.S. has to make a decision on the Iran nuclear agreement in the coming weeks.

Making Strides

Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

The ‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ Kick-off is Tuesday

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with ‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ Community Manger Morgan Trump about the Kick Off Breakfast that happens tomorrow at the Prairie Capitol Convention Center.

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Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

A report on criminal justice reform in Illinois

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with criminal justice expert at The Illinois Policy Institute, Bryant Jackson-Green about a new report on criminal justice reforms he says can make a budget impact and also help reduce the amount of people in prison.

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Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

More violence in Ferguson a year after the riots

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A day of peaceful vigils to mark the one year anniversary of the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri turned ugly when two shooting incidents left two people wounded….one critically.

Law Talk

Saturday, August 8, 201508/08/2015

Law Talk – 8/8

In Law Talk Podcasts

Show Date: August 8, 2015

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Saturday, August 8, 201508/08/2015

Hiroshima and the Atomic Age

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Reflections on 70th Anniversary of the Hiroshima Bombing.

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Saturday, August 8, 201508/08/2015

Women Excel With Makeup/Women in Film

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Makeup can help women get ahead. But women still have strides to go to make it as big as men in Hollywood.

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Saturday, August 8, 201508/08/2015

The Donald Still Swinging/Another Federal Computer Hack

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Donald Trump’s hard-hitting campaign style may be alienating him. The Russians are alleged to be behind another computer hack.

Recent Headlines

7 hours ago in Local

State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

Illinois State Museum

Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.

8 hours ago in Local

Woman Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter of Child Sentenced

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Cammie Kelly is going to prison for four years.

8 hours ago in Local

Students to Rauner: Don’t Close Our National Guard Armory

Delavan High School Students

Students from the Peoria area showed up at the Capitol in an effort to save their local National Guard Armory from closing.

8 hours ago in Local

Rauner Touts Government Consolidation

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The proposals include legislation allowing voters to decide whether to dissolve units of local government.

10 hours ago in Local

Artifacts to be Removed from Rock Island Arsenal Collection

Rock Island Arsenal

About 3,200 artifacts will be removed from the Rock Island Arsenal Museum's collection amid an upcoming reduction in staff.

10 hours ago in Local, Sports

Ousted U of I AD Gets Payout

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Former University of Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas is off the school's payroll and has been since not long after he was fired.