Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

John Carr…He has written a new book about “The Great Escape”

He wanted to offer additional “info”!

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WTAX’s Bob Murray Talks with Erin Predmore from F-S-C

Volunteers from Bunn-O-Matic in Springfield are at the Family Service Center “sprucing up” the facility!

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WTAX’s Bob Murray Talks with Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter

A new Municipal Building will be built.

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State Senator Andy Manar Talks with WTAX’s Bob Murray

The special committee has members from both sides of the isle.

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C-SPAN Bus Visits Springfield

It’ll be open for tours 11:30 am until 1 pm

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WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with Sangamon County Sheriff Neil Williamson

Former Law Enforcement Officers will be asked to advise the Sheriff!

Recent Headlines

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Police Investigate Southtown Shooting; Accident at Dirksen & South Grand

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Springfield Police are investigating a couple of east side incidents they say might be related.

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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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Standoff Near Pana Injures Police Officer; Kills Gunman

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Several law enforcement agencies responded to what was a standoff near Pana in rural Christian County.

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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.