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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

Sam Johnson, candidate for mayor of Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Sam Johnson about his plans should he win the election and become the mayor of Springfield this spring.

Morning Newswatch

Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

Tips for keeping the football party feast in check

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Many of us will eat a lot of food during the game this Sunday. Joey talks with Christina Rollins, a registered dietitian and the director of food and nutrition services at Memorial Medical Center about how to not let things get out of hand.

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

The Keystone pipeline and the deficit

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The senate has approved the Keystone XL pipeline and is now one step closer to a showdown with the president, who has promised a veto.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

Dr. Kent Redfield on ‘right to work’ zones

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with political science professor Dr. Kent Redfield about Governor Rauner’s call to establish ‘right to work’ zones in Illinois.

Weekend Newswatch

Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

Congressman Rodney Davis on his committee assignments

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey visited with Rodney Davis in the studio to discuss the Congressman’s committee assignments and his human tracking legislation.

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

Hostages held by Islamic terrorists

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A YouTube audio recording allegedly by a Japanese journalists being held by Islamic terrorists says an Jordanian pilot who was captured by the group will be killed unless an Iraqi female prisoner was released from a Jordanian prison later today.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards on city council meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 1 alderman Frank Edwards about the health care costs for city going budget by more than $3 million this fiscal year.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

Springfield Airport Authority Executive Director on the airports good year

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mark Hanna Executive Director, Springfield Airport Authority talks with Joey about the best year the Abraham Lincoln Capitol Airport has had in a while.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

Alderman Gail Simpson on the Springfield mayoral race

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 2 Alderman Gail Simpson on the latest in her campaign to become the next mayor of Springfield.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

Boston digging out after blizzard

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A powerful blizzard was predicted for the greater northeast, instead had it out mostly just for Boston and the surrounding New England.

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Illinois First State in the Nation to Lock Painkiller Bottles

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The one-year program will put the locks on painkillers that contain hydrocodone, also known as Vicodin or Norco.

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The Du Quoin State Fair is on Now Through Labor Day

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Fair Manager Patrick Buchen says it's a money windfall for the area.

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Pair of House Fires Look Like Arson but Appear to be Unrelated

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SPD and SFD continue to investigate the fires which occured within 90 minutes of each other.

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Judge Considers Whether to Dismiss Illinois Head-Injury Suit

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Cook County Judge Leroy Martin Jr. heard oral arguments Friday.

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Ex-Washington Mayor Don Gronewald Dead at 83

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Gronewald, mayor of the central Illinois town from 1989 to 2001, died Tuesday at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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Iran Deal Gives Durbin a Shot at Political Redemption

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Dick Durbin leading effort to get votes in favor of nuclear deal with Iran.