Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Spring has Sprung! Get Out and Enjoy the Parks

Springfield Park District Derek Harms joined Kirk Farah on the Weekend NewsWatch 3/15 to talk about the new opportunities to…

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Zoning Dispute Between City & Transitional Houses for Parolees 3/8

It has been a hot-button issue for some Springfield residents as an operator of temporary housing for parolees battles it…

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News from the Springfield Business Journal 3/8

WTAXs Alex Degman finds out the latest on the area business scene with the SBJs Michelle Higginbotham

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Entertainment Calendar with Illinois Times for 3/8

If you are bored, you are not looking hard enough.  WTAXs Alex Degman runs down area happenings with the ITs…

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Same-Sex Marriage, Voting with County Clerk Joe Aiello

Joe Aiello spends time with Kirk Farah on the Weekend Newswatch.  Will Sangamon County issue same-sex marriage licenses early?  They…

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times 2/22

If you’re bored, you’re not looking hard enough

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with the ITs Anita Steinstra to see what the entertainment landscape offers the area for the…

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PCCC to be a Part of a Reality Show?

Lining up and producing conventions, meetings, and concerts takes a lot of work. The PCCC could be the centerpiece of a network series.

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Major Crime Down — SPD Deputy Chief Dennis Arnold Breaks Down the Numbers

Most major crime categories saw a drop in a recently released report.

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Logan County Rejects Windfarm Plan

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Logan County Board rejected proposal for southern part of the county.

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Smoking not Cheap in Illinois in Many Ways

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It's expensive to smoke in Illinois; not just cost per pack but in other ways.

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Rauner Shares Vision for Illinois — and Introduces First Pets

Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner greets Henry Kinion, right, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The Republican stopped in Springfield Friday on a six-city tour to thank supporters after his victory Tuesday over Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.

Governor Rauner is getting settled in to the Mansion in Springfield and introduced Stella and Pumpkin, the family pets, which are both blonde labs.

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Illinois State Police to Hand Cold Case over to Forensics Group

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Forensic group to take look at unsolved 1992 Zywicki killing.

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“Mr. Cub” Ernie Banks Remembered

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Banks remembered as ambassador of baseball and Chicago.