Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, October 9, 201410/09/2014

Central Illinois Foodbank

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Joey talks with Krista Lisser about the money that the Central Illinois Food Bank is getting form WalMart after qualifying though an online vote.

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Thursday, October 9, 201410/09/2014

Ebola

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The man from Liberia battling Ebola in Dallas had died, and there are new screening procedures at some airports.

City of Springfield

Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Alderman Joe McMenamin

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about the Springfield City Council meeting last night.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Eat With Your Kids

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dr. Marthe dela Cruz from the SIU school of Medicine talks with Joey about a study published in The Journal of Pediatrics that says having family meals can lower the chances of a child becoming obese.

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Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

The Latest on Ebola in Dallas

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The CDC plans to increase screening for Ebola for people flying to the U.S.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Voter Registration

Stacey Kern, Sangamon County Director of Elections talks with Joey about voter registration deadlines and grace period registration.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

School Board

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the latest school board meeting.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

SCOTUS

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is a new batch of newlyweds today, many rushed to get married yesterday, right after the Supreme Court declined to consider weather same sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

The Latest on Ebola

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says there are no symptoms among city residents.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Mammogram Mondays

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Dr. Robert Mocharnuk with the Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine about “Mammogram Mondays” which are back this October for uninsured women.

Recent Headlines

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DeWitt Co. Settlement OK’d in Dispute to Put Toxic Waste Over Aquifer

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DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.

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Kankakee Co. Sheriff Describes Security Lapses that led to Inmate Escape

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Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.

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House Approves Springfield High Speed Rail Oversight Act

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An attempt to make sure fair hiring practices are implemented on Springfield's high speed rail 10th street consolidation project is moving forward.

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Rauner Admin. Plans $106 Million in Medicaid Cuts

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Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending reductions by Gov. Bruce Rauner's office

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Butler: Future of $26M in Social Service Funding Unknown

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State Representative Tim Butler says who knows if that $26 million Governor Bruce Rauner is holding from a number of state social service programs will be restored or not.

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Langfelder Announces Full Transition Team

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Mayor-Elect Jim Langfelder says he's put together a cross-section of people that will help him transition in to the top city job.