Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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SHG Cyclones Extend Friendship to Grid-Iron Foes

Fans of SHG and area hotels extend a helping hand to storm victims in Washington IL ahead of their playoff game

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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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Quinn Accuses Rauner of Not Hiring Enough Minorities

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Both trying to make inroads in minority communties

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Library Turf War Continues

Lincoln Presidential Museum

Major donors threaten to withhold donations unless the feuding stops

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Woman Dies in Route 29 Crash Near Edinburg

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Illinois State Police say a van over corrected after swerving off the roadway.

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Attorney Wants Parsons to Pay $1.2 Million Now, $100,000 Monthly

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

An attorney representing former THR and Associates employees and creditors wants Jeff Parsons to pony up -- immediately.

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Fake IDs are Easy to Get

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Fake IDs and driver’s licenses are the scourge of the Illinois secretary of state’s office