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Sparta, Illinois and Trapshooting!

The Championship’s start on August the 7th!

Stuff the bus

“Stuff The Bus”

Paul Wappel talks with WTAX’s Bob Murray



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Real Men Read!

It’s year number 5!

Law Talk

“Law Talk” begins on WTAX Saturday at 11 am!

Listeners will be able to ask questions.


WTAX’s Ray Lytle interviews Lt. Gov. Shelia Simon

Why has she decided to run for Comptroller?


Mayor Houston Responds to Last Night’s Special Council Meeting

The mayor joined us on Wednesday’s Newswatch


County Rolls Out New Web-based Applications

Sangamon County Administrator Brian McFadden joined us on Wednesday’s Morning Newswatch to discuss an upgrade to their GIS system


County Health Director Jim Stone on Cyclospora

Sangamon County Public Health Director Jim Stones gives a primer on Cyclospora

Recent Headlines

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Quinn Accuses Rauner of Not Hiring Enough Minorities

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Both trying to make inroads in minority communties

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Library Turf War Continues

Lincoln Presidential Museum

Major donors threaten to withhold donations unless the feuding stops

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Woman Dies in Route 29 Crash Near Edinburg


Illinois State Police say a van over corrected after swerving off the roadway.

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Attorney Wants Parsons to Pay $1.2 Million Now, $100,000 Monthly

Jeff Parsons appears defiant as he walks out of federal court in Springfield July 10, 2014

An attorney representing former THR and Associates employees and creditors wants Jeff Parsons to pony up -- immediately.

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Fake IDs are Easy to Get

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Fake IDs and driver’s licenses are the scourge of the Illinois secretary of state’s office