Podcasts

Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, February 19, 201502/19/2015

Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on the budget address

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin on Governor Rauner’s budget address.

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Thursday, February 19, 201502/19/2015

President Obama addresses ‘Countering Extremism’ Summit

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama addressed a three day summit at the white house about violent extremism and radicalization ends today.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen on the City Council meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen about the city council meeting, CWLP, the budget and the ethics committee.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield School Superintendent Jennifer Gill talks with joey about the school board meeting, school funding and the sale of district surpluses.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter on the latest form the village

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey chats with Sherman Mayor Sherman Clatfelter on TIF funding, new businesses, and construction on the new Sherman park.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

The Ray Lytle Show 2015 Oscar Special

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Ray and Nick Rogers give a rundown of all the Oscar nominees and pick the winners!

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Dr. Kent Redfield on what to expect out of the Governor’s budget adress

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with University if Illinois Springfield political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s upcoming budget address.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman on the upcoming primary

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman about his concern that voters don’t know they do not have to declare their party to vote in next week’s important Springfield City Primary Tuesday, February 24th.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

Morning brief – train derailment, winter storm and immigration

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A federal judge has granted a request by 26 sates that would temporarily block the presidents executive action on illegal immigration, plus the latest on yet another winter storm, and the West Virginia trail derailment.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce President and CEO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the President and CEO of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce about recent restaurant closings and the latest feedback the chamber is getting from local businesses.

Recent Headlines

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Oil Train Derails Near Galena

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A BNSF Railway freight train containing 103 cars loaded with crude oil has derailed near Galena.

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Durbin Wants Expansion of Veterans Caregiver Funding

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Senator Dick Durbin wants to expand a program that currently provides care to post-9/11 disabled veterans, to disabled veterans of any conflict.

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Unions Sue Over Exec. Order on Fair Share Dues

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Illinois labor unions are asking a judge to invalidate Gov. Bruce Rauner's executive order.

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Lawmaker Wants to Revive Illinois Death Penalty

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Just four years after capital punishment was taken off the books in Illinois, a state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back.

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Number of Illinois Children in Poverty Holds Steady

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The child poverty rate is holding steady in Illinois, but it's holding steady at a rate higher than advocates would like.