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Thursday, October 8, 201510/08/2015

Why have we not heard from Gallup in the presidential polls?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A name that has been absent from the current presidential race is Gallup. The big polling company has been the country’s gold standard for election polling for nearly 80 years.

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Wednesday, October 7, 201510/07/2015

University of Illinois Springfield Chancellor Susan Koch

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield Chancellor Susan Koch about the current financial situation at the school and the state of Illinois.

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Wednesday, October 7, 201510/07/2015

Springfield Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 3 Alderman Doris Turner about the CWLP rate restructure at the city council meeting last night.

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Wednesday, October 7, 201510/07/2015

The United States involvement in Syria

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama’s gamble that the U.S. could steer Syria toward a better outcome without having to intervene directly has not worked.

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Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

District 186 School Board President Mike Zimmers joins Joey to talk about the school board meeting and tweaks to the school transfer transfer policy.

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Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

City, Water, Light and Power Chief Doug Brown

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with the the head of City, Water, Light and Power, Doug Brown about several of the financial aspects of the utility and the ordinances pertaining to it at the city council meeting tonight.

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Tuesday, October 6, 201510/06/2015

SCOTUS has a new term underway

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The United States Supreme Court is underway with its newest term. What will the court be taking up?

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin on CWLP

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 7 Joe McMenamin about the financial health of City, Water, Light and Power.

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

It’s being called a ‘thousand year flood’ South Carolina

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Jim Krasula with CBS Radio News, who is in Columbia South Carolina where the state’s governor is calling the flooding there a once-in-a-millennium downpour

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Monday, October 5, 201510/05/2015

It was a weak jobs report for September

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

It was a weak jobs report for September.

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Lawmakers, Interest Groups Set Stage for Final Days

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Workers compensation, economic growth discussed in Tuesday news conferences

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Springfield City Council to Discuss Waste Hauling Fee Increase

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The Springfield City Council may or may not consider raising garbage fees next month.

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Dems Slate Two Candidates for Fall Election

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Democrats have slated Robert Spencer of Pleasant Plains to run against Don Gray for Sangamon County Clerk, while Circuit Clerk Paul Palazzolo will face opposition from Donnie Killen of Springfield.

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Redfield: Capitol Has Similar, But Different, Feeling

ILLINOIS POLITICS 7-24-15 Mike Lawrence and Kent Redfield

University of Illinois Springfield Political Science Kent Redfield says in some ways, it actually feels like lawmakers are getting toward the end of the legislative session.

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Nunn Dismissed from U of I Basketball Team

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The University of Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

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Informant Suggests Drew Peterson Wants to Sell Drugs

FILE - In this May 8, 2009 file photo, former Bolingbrook, Ill., police sergeant Drew Peterson arrives at the Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Ill., for his arraignment on charges of first-degree murder in the 2004 death of his third wife Kathleen Savio. On Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, Will County Judge Edward Burmila sentenced Peterson to 38 years in prison for Savio's murder.  (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Secret recordings between Drew Peterson and an inmate he's accused of trying to enlist to help kill a prosecutor show that the former suburban Chicago police officer discussed selling drugs in Mexico if he gets out of prison.