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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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What is Latest On A “Fresh” Pension Reform Plan for Illinois?

Will the “Plan” be ready for next month’s session?

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A Conversation with Bridgit Burke from The Parent Place

She has an invitition to a Special Event on Thursday – September 19th

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Higher Water Rates For Chatham Water Customers?

Will the Chatham Village Board Vote on Tuesday evening concerning an increase of Water Rates for Chatham Water Customers?

Downtown Springfield as viewed from a World War II era B-17 bomber

Springfield’s “The Matthew Project” Needs Volunteers!!

It is your chance to help Homeless Children in the Capital City

Would You Like To Go For A Bike Ride?

It’s the 41st Annual!

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It’s is “Flu Shot Time”!

The Sangamon County Department of Public Health has already scheduled “Flu Shot Clinics”!

Jerry Habar talks with WTAX’s Bob Murray about County Corn Yield Survey Results!

How would the projected yield compare with past years?

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“Rent” opens at the Springfield Muni Opera Friday evening

“Rent” has an 8 performance run slated!

Recent Headlines

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Bel-Aire Motel a “Chronic Nuisance?” Not Necessarily.

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Slapping the Bel-Aire Motel with "chronic nuisance" violations could be easier said than done.

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Bomb Squad Investigation into Springfield IED Begins

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The Secretary of State Police Bomb Squad has a daunting task on its hands -- gather information about a pipe bomb it nearly destroyed to prevent it from exploding.

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IPI: Illinois Pension Funding = Problematic

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The right-leaning “free market” advocacy group Illinois Policy Institute says new standards from GASB – the Government Accounting Standards Board – magnify the problem.

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Quinn Signs Millionaire Tax Referendum

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Voters will be able to weigh in on a proposed tax on millionaires this November.

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Coming Soon: Medical Pot

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Those interested in growing and selling marijuana for medicinal purposes in Illinois should be able to apply soon