Podcasts

Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Friday, August 29, 201408/29/2014

Downtown Springfield Inc.

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Executive Director of Downtown Springfield Inc. joins Joey to discuss the finances of the organization.

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Friday, August 29, 201408/29/2014

Strategy in Syria

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

President Obama has signaled the U.S. has no immediate plans to escalate military operations against Islamic State extremest in Iraq and Syria.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Ferguson

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks about the latest out of Ferguson Missouri with Jim Krasula from CBS Radio News.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Kidzeum

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Kidzeum of Health and Science got another funding boost from Scheels this week. Kidzeum Board President Rachael Thomson talks with Joey about it.

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Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Islamic State Funding

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall street journal is reporting this morning, that the Islamic State is running a self sustaining economy in territory across Syria and Iraq, making it one of the richest terror groups and an unprecedented threat.

City of Springfield

Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

Alderman Jobe

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe joins Joey to talk about the Springfield City Council meeting.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

ISIS and Syria

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

CBS Radio News Military Analyst Mike Lyons talks with Joey about the American killed while fighting for ISIS, and the latest on possible U.S. air strikes in Syria.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

E-Cigs

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Dr. Joseph Henkel, Chief, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care at the SIU School of medicine about electronic cigarettes.

Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

Eric Peters “NO VETERAN WALKS ALONE”

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Eric Peters is a 23 year old veteran who is walking across the US from New Jersey to California. Eric…

Former U.S. President George W. Bush takes part in the ALS ice bucket challenge

Tuesday, August 26, 201408/26/2014

Ice Bucket Challenge

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

University of Illinois Springfield assistant professor of Public Administration Tosha Cantrell-Bruce talks with Joey about why the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is so popular.

Recent Headlines

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Reid Suggests Schumer, Not Durbin, Should Succeed Him

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U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is praising Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid as "one of the ablest leaders of the Senate Democratic caucus in modern history.''

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Kirk, Durbin Back Changes to Disaster Declaration Process

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The measure has been introduced twice previously without success.

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Mayoral Candidates Debate on WTAX — And Ask Each Other Questions

3-26-15 Mayoral Debate

Minimum wage, right to work zones, and other questions were posed.

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Springfield Opens New Park

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Children wasted no time Thursday morning running to play in the new "Bounties of Nature" playground at Center Park in Springfield, once it officially opened.

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Legislature Passes Budget Fix, Governor Says He’ll Sign

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The Illinois Legislature has approved a plan ending weeks of negotiations over plugging a $1.6 billion hole in this year's state budget.

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Schock Leaves Congress with “Humility, Sadness”

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Congressman Aaron Schock says he is leaving Congress with sadness and humility.