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Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, July 15, 201407/15/2014

Paul Palazzolo on Houston Announcement

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo to get his thoughts on Mayor Mike Houston’s announcement that he will once again seek the office.

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Tuesday, July 15, 201407/15/2014

Israel & Hamas

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Gaza militants have fired three rockets at Israel today despite a truce proposal by Egypt.

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Monday, July 14, 201407/14/2014

Medical Marijuana

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Medical marijuana could be available in Illinois by 2015. Many communities are putting aside qualms about it and creating zoning ordinances. Nick Williams Chief Staff General Counsel at HW Holdings, a company that is working to get facilities in Illinois talks to Joey about it.

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Monday, July 14, 201407/14/2014

Israel and Immigrants

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The U.S. government is scrambling to find temporary housing for thousands of children streaming across the border., and the latest on the situation in Israel.

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Monday, July 14, 201407/14/2014

Veterans Ousted

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dozens of veterans with brain injuries are being kicked our of their group homes.

Law Talk

Saturday, July 12, 201407/12/2014

Law Talk — 07/12/2014

In Law Talk Podcasts

Val Simhauser and Pat Smith are the hosts this week.

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Saturday, July 12, 201407/12/2014

40th Annual Coca Cola Collectors Club National Convention

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

40th Annual Coca Cola Collectors Club National Convention July 15 – 19 in Springfield.

Summer Snow party

Saturday, July 12, 201407/12/2014

Summer Snow Party at the Legacy Theatre

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Summer Snow Party July 19 & 20 at the Legacy Theater, featuring the animated Disney film Frozen, arts & crafts, and refreshments.

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Saturday, July 12, 201407/12/2014

Springfield Business Journal

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Business Journal Report for 7/12/14

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Saturday, July 12, 201407/12/2014

Entertainment with The Illinois Times

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Entertainment calendar for the week of 7/12/14

Recent Headlines

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Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

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The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.

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Lincoln Funeral Reenactment Could Be Economic Boon

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As Springfield prepares for the re-enactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral in May, officials say the 150th anniversary could be an economic windfall for the city.

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Suspect in Wednesday Shooting Arrested

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Springfield Police have arrested the man they believe is responsible for a non-fatal shooting near King and Stuart earlier this week.

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Springfield Declares Snow Emergency, 5-7″ Expected

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The City of Springfield has declared a snow emergency ahead of this weekend's weather.

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Springfield PD Plans Sunday Saturation Patrols

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Drinking and driving in Springfield is a bad idea every weekend, but it'll be especially bad this weekend as area agencies prepare for Super Bowl parties.

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Rauner Defends Higher Staff Pay

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Gov. Bruce Rauner is paying top staff members significantly more than those who worked for his predecessor.