Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Health Check

UIS Health & Wellness Day 2014

UIS Health & Wellness Fair coming to UIS campus April 9.

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with SBJ Associate Editor Scott Faingold.

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“Spotlight on Ice” is this weekend at the Nelson Center

WTAX’s Alex Degman talks to Monica Polistina of the Springfield Figure Skating Club to talk about Spotlight on Ice.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 3/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah sits down with IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra to talk about what there is to do this weekend.

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Springfield Public Works Director Mark Mahoney

Mahoney joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to preview some major construction projects coming up this season, one of which gets underway Monday.

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with Michelle Higginbotham of the SBJ for this week’s segment.

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The 7th Annual Kidsfest

Capitol Radio Group and CEFCU present the 7th annual Kidsfest, Saturday March 22nd from 10am to 4pm.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah and IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra run down the weekend’s entertainment options. Catch Entertainment with the IT Saturday mornings after the 7:00 news.

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times 3/15

As Kirk Farah says…If you’re bored, you’re not looking hard enough.

Recent Headlines

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Higher Speed Limits Expanding to Tollroads: Senate Overrides Vetoes

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The Illinois Senate has overridden the governor's vetoes of bills raising speed limits in Illinois.

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Supreme Court Decision: Illinois May Have To Set Up Its Own Website

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Illinois may have to set up its own insurance webpage because of U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on Affordable Care Act.

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Governor-Elect Rauner Prepares To Take Reins of Illinois’ Government

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Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner busies himself with plans for taking reins of Illinois' government.

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Heroin Kills: Man Sentenced To 24 Years For Dealing Lethal Drug

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A Pekin man is given 24 years in prison for selling heroin that prosecutors say killed at least three people.

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Springfield Fire Captain Arrested for Wielding Gun

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The Menard County Sheriff's office says a Springfield Fire Department captain has been arrested for carrying a shotgun into a rural Athens home and threatening residents.