Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

SCVB

Springfield Convention and Vistors Bureau

News about SCVB and Springfield Tourism

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Entertainment With The Illinois Times

Entertainment w/The Illinois Times 9/20/14

Rt 66 Festival 2014

Route 66 Mother Road Festival

13th Annual Mother Road Festival September 26-28 in Downtown Springfield.

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 09/13/14

New Salem

Fall Events at Lincoln’s New Salem

New Salem Site Manager Tim Guinan joins WTAX Weekend Newswatch Host Cheri Ballinger to talk about the upcoming fall schedule…

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 9/6/14

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Auditions for UIS Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs

Auditions coming up this week for the UIS theater production of Brighton Beach Memoirs.

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Member of Jesse White Tumblers Shot

Murdered Chicago teen a member of Jesse White Tumblers.

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Durbin Weighs In on Senate Proposal to Revoke NFL Non-Profit Status

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Dick Durbin says he's still deciding on the U.S. Senate proposal that would revoke the NFL's non-profit designation.

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Rauner Tells GOP Not to Expect Favors if He is Elected

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Republican candidate for Illinois governor Bruce Rauner says he won't offer any patronage jobs to GOP members if he wins.

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Illinois Awards $25.8M in Health Outreach Grants

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Most of the same Illinois organizations that helped consumers sign up for insurance in the first year of the Affordable Care Act will receive additional funding for a second year.

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Quinn: No Point in Plan B for Pension Overhaul

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Amid signals that Illinois' pension overhaul could be found unconstitutional, Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan.