Podcasts

Podcasts

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Wednesday, December 3, 201412/03/2014

Difficult to Tell Who’s Being Killed by Police?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal found that hundreds of homicides by law enforcement agencies between 2007 and 2012 weren’t reported to the FBI.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

A Toys for Tots Drive Dec. 7

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield’s Ward 8 Alderman, Kris Theilen, is heading it up at Babies ‘R Us.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Springfield BOE’s Scott McFarland on Test Scores; SB16

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Test scores district wide are improving.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Public Hearings for a Clean Energy Transmission Line

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Alex Degman talks about a series of public hearings so people can get more information on the Grain Belt Express Clean Line.

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Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

Focus – 12/7

In Focus Podcasts

Guests:  Chris Hembrough of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce discusses the local economy, Dr. Augusto Elias discusses strokes, and…

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Tuesday, December 2, 201412/02/2014

President Obama Wants More Support for Police Body Cams

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal This Morning’s Gordon Deal reports.

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Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

DSI’s Ann Frescura on Old Capitol Holiday Walks

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The first Holiday Walk is this Wednesday.

A protester yells at a Missouri State Police officer during a protest at the Ferguson, Mo., police headquarters Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in Ferguson.

Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

CBS’s Steve Futterman on Weekend Activity in the St. Louis Region

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Steve Futterman reports on weekend protests at St. Louis area malls and previews the work of the Ferguson Commission.

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Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

Previewing Week 2 of the Fall Veto Session

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Will the state’s minimum wage be raised?

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Monday, December 1, 201412/01/2014

Is Black Friday on its way out?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Sales were down this year.

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Champaign Leads Illinois Cities in 5-Year Growth

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Decatur had drop in population.

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General Assembly to Get Going on Rauner’s Bills

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Several bills coming out of the governor's office are on Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda".

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Special Election Candidate Says Raise in Gas Tax Isn’t the Way to Go

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Mike Flynn says there are alternatives to raising gas tax in order to fund the Highway Trust Fund.

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“Workers Comp Reform” Fails in Illinois House

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The Illinois House closed out the week with Democrats taking another whack at the governor's "Turnaround Agenda."

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New University of Illinois President Visits UIS

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New University of Illinois president Timothy Killeen is reacting to published reports suggesting that community college and university presidents get some pretty expensive perks.

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Legislation Helping Mahomet Aquifer Goes to Governor

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A measure affecting water supplies in some regional communities has passed through the General Assembly.