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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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New Legal Services for the Poor

Bishop Thomas John Paprocki of the Springfield Catholic Diocese has announced a new service.

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Imminent Deal in Washington?

Gordon Deal from the WSJ This Morning, which airs from 4 to 5:30 weekday mornings, offers a wrap up of Monday’s action in the nation’s capital.

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Ray Lytle Chats with Jim Watson

The executive director of the Illinois Petroleum Council talks about why Springfield gas prices are higher than they are in most metro areas in the state… most, that is, except Chicago.

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CUB’s Jim Chilsen: Illinoisans Could Save on Utilities This Winter

Chilsen joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about steps you can take to save money… some of it you might already do.

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The Mary Bryant Home for the Blind’s Annual Fundraiser

The Chili/Soup Fundraiser is this Friday starting at 11 a.m.

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The Illinois State Military Museum’s Stewart Reeve

Reeve joins WTAX’s Dave Dahl to talk about how the museum is faring during the shutdown, plus previews some upcoming exhibits.

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Appellate Court Agrees AFSCME Workers Owed Money

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An Illinois appellate court has ruled that back wages owed thousands of state government workers from 2011 to 2013 must be paid.

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Boys and Girls Club Awarded Grant

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Facility was close to shutting its door a few years ago

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Man Arrested for Domestic Stabbing

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A Springfield man is in jail following a stabbing early Tuesday morning on Stevenson Dr.

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Ill. U.S. Senate Candidates Disagree on ISIS Strategy

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U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says no to sending U.S. ground troops back to Iraq, but his Republican opponent in the Senate race says they shouldn’t have left in the first place.

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2014 Crop Harvest: Great Yields, Low Prices

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The 2014 crop year might be best remembered as a year of great yields and short prices.