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Weekend Newswatch

Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

Senator Sam McCann

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with State Senator Sam McCann about the Illinois State Fair, the upcoming election and his Children’s Health and Safety Fair.

Morning Newswatch

Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

Alzheimer Study in Springfield

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is a new Alzheimer’s treatment study going on the SIU School of Medicine. Dr. Thomas Ala joins Joey to discuss the study and how patients can get involved.

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Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

Calm in Ferguson

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There was a change in mood in Ferguson Missouri – after days of unrest, calm returned last night.

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Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

A New Chapter for Baghdad

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The prime minster of Iraq has relinquished power – opening a new political chapter in that country.

Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

The violence in Ferguson Missouri

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Ray talks to KMOX radio/ CBS Radio reporter Michael Calhoun about the violence in Ferguson Missouri. Pretty good insight from…

Friday, August 15, 201408/15/2014

Jon Gray Noll interview

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Can John Hinckley be tried for Murder 33 years after shooting James Brady? Ray asks Attorney Jon Gray Noll if…

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, August 14, 201408/14/2014

Ferguson MO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Michael Calhoun from KMOX radio in St. Louis about the continuing unrest in Ferguson Missouri.

Morning Newswatch

Thursday, August 14, 201408/14/2014

Pajama Game

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey visits with some of the cast of “The Pajama Game”, Mark Wheeler (Sid Sorokin), Carrie Branson (Mae) and Austin Dambacher (Prez). The show opens Friday night at Theater in the Park.

Weekend Newswatch

Wednesday, August 13, 201408/13/2014

Depression

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

In the wake of the suicide of Robin Williams, Joey talks with Dr. Laura Shea from SIU School of Medicine about depression.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, August 13, 201408/13/2014

Gaza

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Maya Karmely Consul for Public Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest talks with Joey on progress for peace in Gaza.

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Mayoral Candidates Debate on WTAX — And Ask Each Other Questions

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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.

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National Guard Talks More About Guardsman Accused of Terrorism

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An Illinois National Guard soldier is one of two people arrested for allegedly providing support to ISIS.

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Former U.S. Rep. Jackson Leaves Prison

FILE - In this March 9, 2012 file photo, Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. , D-Ill., and his wife, Chicago Alderman Sandi Jackson, ask each other for their support and votes as they arrive at a polling station for early voting in Chicago. The sweep of Jesse Jackson Jr.'s life, from golden boy who could be president to broken politician, will be laid out for a federal judge in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, as she sentences him and his wife for misusing $750,000 in campaign money on a gold-plated Rolex watch, mink capes, mounted elk heads and other personal items.

Jackson will serve the remainder of his sentence at a Washington, D.C., halfway house.