Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Ald McMenamin Talks to Kirk Farah about Workers’ Comp Cases

Alderman Joe McMenamin wants to know why the city is so quick to approve workers’ compensation cases.

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The Aircraft that Won the War….B-17 in Springfield

Kirk Farah had a chance to visit with one man who has a special connection to the “Flying Fortress”…one of…

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Events to Keep You Occupied…Illinois Times August 31

No reason to be bored this week. Illinois Times keeps us up to date on events around Central Illinois

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What is the State Fair’s Impact on Springfield?

Fred Puglia, Director of the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau joined Kirk Farah on August 24 to give us the…

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Springfield’s Business News

Brant Mackey, publisher of the Springfield Business Journal, joined the Weekend NewsWatch Saturday 8/24 to bring us up to date.

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No Reason to be Bored This Weekend

The Illinois Times gives us the rundown.

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A Piece of History Flies into Springfield this Week!

One of the few WW-II “Flying Fortresses” still flying will be in Springfield beginning Thursday.  Kirk talked to the organizers of the…

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Half of Sangamon County Mumps Cases “Resolved”

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Sangamon County Public Health Director Jim Stone says the county is grappling with a spike in Mumps cases.

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Springfield Man Accused of Tax Evasion

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A Springfield man is in trouble after allegedly not filing personal income tax returns for four years.

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Blagojevich Fund Makes One Last Donation

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A federal campaign account for imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is now empty, two years into his prison term.

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Lang Worried New Gambling Bill is Too Chicago-Centric

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The sponsor of the last gambling expansion bill isn’t convinced the newest effort will work.

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McMenamin Wants Special NAPA Meeting

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Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin says Corporation Counsel Todd Greenburg is leading the city astray.