Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

kirk_farah

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.

illinois times

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.

sbj

Changes on the Publishing Landscape

A big change for two local publications.

kirk_farah

What Does the Recent Ruling Mean for Electronic Privacy?

Conflicting court rulings about the NSA survelliance program

kirk_farah

What will the Flu Season Hold?

Still have time to get your flu shot.

illinois times

Entertainment News with the Illinois Times 12/21/13

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

sbj

Springfield Business Journal Report 12/21/13

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

kirk_farah

Chamber of Commerce Says Area is Doing OK Financially

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

united way

Making Resolutions? Think About Volunteering

Plenty of opportunities to help out the community.

kirk_farah

The 10th Annual Holiday Interfaith Breakfast is Coming Up

WTAXs Kirk Farah visited with Michael Datz,the rabbi at Temple B’rith  Sholom and Les Eastep, volunteer to talk about this…

Recent Headlines

in Local

Man Arrested for Domestic Stabbing

Fresh
knife

A Springfield man is in jail following a stabbing early Tuesday morning on Stevenson Dr.

in Election 2014, Local

Ill. U.S. Senate Candidates Disagree on ISIS Strategy

Fresh
capitol

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says no to sending U.S. ground troops back to Iraq, but his Republican opponent in the Senate race says they shouldn’t have left in the first place.

in Local

2014 Crop Harvest: Great Yields, Low Prices

crops

The 2014 crop year might be best remembered as a year of great yields and short prices.

in Local

Springfield Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Hiding Gun

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A Springfield man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting he tried to hide a gun used in a fatal shooting.

in Election 2014, Local

No Lame Duck Tax Increase, Says Rauner

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner does not want repeat of 2011