Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Quitline Here to Help

IL Lung Association SVP Michael Mark says…Don’t give up trying to quit smoking.  It may take a few attempts but…

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New CEO for SPARC

SPARC installs a new CEO

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State Rep. Rich Brauer on the New Session

State Rep Rich Brauer gazes through the crystal ball with his thoughts on the new ILGA session that starts in a couple of weeks.

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times 1/4/14

No excuse to be bored this week. Plenty of opportunities to fill your time this week.

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Changes on the Publishing Landscape

A big change for two local publications.

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What Does the Recent Ruling Mean for Electronic Privacy?

Conflicting court rulings about the NSA survelliance program

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What will the Flu Season Hold?

Still have time to get your flu shot.

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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times 12/21/13

Bored? Think again. There is plenty to today throughout the area.

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Springfield Business Journal Report 12/21/13

WTAXs Alex Degman visited with the SBJs Brant Mackey for a look at the area business news.

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Chamber of Commerce Says Area is Doing OK Financially

The Springfield area is doing better than most of the state.

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Medical Marijuana Applications Posted for Business

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Applications for medical marijuana begins September 2 for patients, September 8 for dispensaries.

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Illinois Museum to Display 1916 Military Equipment

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Military equipment from 1916 to be on display starting September 6.

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Reaction to IDNR’s Long-Awaited Fracking Rules Proposal

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One expert laments the length of time it took DNR to write the rules, which he says are too restrictive. Meanwhile, another expert says she'll have to see what the rules are before she calls them restrictive.

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Vallas Says Rauner’s Budget Plan Will Take $$ From Education

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.

Quinn campaign says Rauner plan will cost education $4 billion.