Podcasts: Focus Podcasts

Focus Podcasts


Focus 9/22 – The Parent Place

Guest: Bridgit Burke


Focus 9/15 – The Matthew Project

Guests: Ann Libri, Lisa Thiele, and Jim Langfelder


Focus 9/8 – LLCC Community Learning

Guest: Judy Wagenblast


Focus 9/1 – “The Gentleman from Illinois” Sen. Alan J. Dixon

Guests: Sen. Alan J. Dixon and author Taylor Pensoneau


Focus 8/25 – Springfield Clinic’s “Patient Portal”

Springfield Clinic’s “Patient Portal”


Focus 8/18 – Family Service Center in Springfield

Guest: Erin Predmore, Executive Director of the Family Service Center in Springfield


Focus 8/11 – Oral History at ALPLM

Oral History at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum. Guest: Dr. Mark DePue


Focus 8/4 – Illinois State Fair

Guest: Illinois State Fair Manager Amy Bliefnick


Focus 7/28 – A Variety Program

Guests: U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Springfield), David Ober (President of Global Outlets), and Scott McFarland (School District #186)


Focus 7/21 – Gas Prices?

The Illinois Petroleum Council’s Jim Watson and Dave Sykuta

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City Council Green Lights Magro’s off Stevenson Dr.


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Portions of Chatham Under Boil Order


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Barr, Regan Agree to Sheriff’s Race Debate on WTAX Oct. 31

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The two candidates have sparred back and forth in recent weeks through press releases and, in some cases, have cancelled other debates due to perceived hostilities.