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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Illinois Bears

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Director Marc Miller joins Joey to talk about bears in Illinois.

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

Iraq

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The situation in Iraq is deteriorating quickly. How will the United State react?

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

The Economy

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The economy is slowly improving, but when will wage growth be strong enough to signal that labor market is back to normal?

Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 11 2014

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Council Recap Day and they’re talking Sick Time Plus MORE

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Springfield Muni

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Springfield Muni season opens this Friday night with “The Sound of Music” for a three weekend run.

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Eric Cantor Will Leave Leadership

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Virginia congressman Eric Cantor, the number two house republican will surrender his post as majority leader at the end of July following his surprise primary defeat.

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

Secretary of Defense Grilled at the House

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

In his first public appearance since the swap of Taliban for Bowe Bergdahl, Defense Secretary spent three hours being grilled by the house armed services committee yesterday.

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Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

Sangamon County SMART

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Sangamon County Board Member Andy Goleman joins Joey to talk about the future of the county SMART transit system.

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Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

Springfield City Council

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards joins Joey to discuss the city council’s committee of the whole meeting last night.

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Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

Stress Management

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Anne Godman from springfieldhealthcheck.org joins Joey to talk about a stress management event coming up Wednesday.

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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.