Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Business News for the Springfield Area November 23

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with Brant Mackey of the Springfield Business Journal

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Turkey and the Fixin’s Questions and Answers

Help with your Thanksgiving Meal is just a phone call or mouse click away

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Springfield Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

Alex Degman talks with the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency’s Chris Wills about the events going on through Nov. 24 to commemorate one of Abraham Lincoln’s greatest speeches.

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The Springfield Business Journal Report — 11/16/2013

Brant Mackey and Alex Degman run down the week’s business news.

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Donations Sought to Maintain Auburn’s Ambulance Program

Alex Degman talks with Dave Hallerberg, the secretary treasurer of Auburn’s Ambulance Subscriber Program.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 11/16/13

Alex Degman runs down this weekend’s entertainment options — Anita is out sick with the flu.

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UIS SGA President Aaron Mulvey: Should UIS Change Mascots/Nicknames?

WTAX’s Ted Maguire interviews Mulvey about a series of public hearings for those interested.

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The Salvation Army Kicks Off Their 2013 Tree of Lights Campaign 11/09/13

Major Steven Woodard joins Kirk Farah to talk about why this program is so important

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What’s the Big Deal Over Trans Fats? 11/9/13

Kirk Farah sits down with Registered Dietician¬†Erin Spenner of Memorial Medical Center to talk about the FDA’s plans to eliminate…

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Judge Threatens Jeff Parsons With Criminal Contempt

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Jeff Parsons appears defiant as he walks out of federal court in Springfield July 10, 2014

A federal judge has threatened to hold former THR and Associates boss Jeff Parsons in criminal contempt of court if he doesn't provide the documents needed to proceed with his case.

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Holiday Weekend Means Beefed-up Police Patrols

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Expect a big police presence this Labor Day weekend.

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Tips Sought on Pizza Restaurant Robbery

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Police are looking for help figuring out who robbed Papa Murphy's late last week.

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Teamsters Vow to Fight IDOT Layoffs

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Lawyers representing 55 Illinois Department of Transportation workers laid off last week say the employees should be able to continue working for the agency

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Oberweis: Durbin Limiting Free Speech by Limiting Debates

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Oberweis wants seven debates before Nov. 4.