Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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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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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times 11/9/03

Alex Degman sits down with IT’s Anita Steinstra

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Temporary Driver Licenses for Undocumented Residents

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White talks to Kirk Farah about the process for undocumented residents to apply for a…

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St. John’s Shifting Its Psychiatric Focus

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Psychiatric ward will focus on elderly patients

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Classes Resume at North Mac Intermediate School Carbon Monoxide Free

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Classes resumed Thursday at North Mac Intermediate School, two days after a carbon monoxide leak sickened more than 140 students and adults.

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Illinois Unemployment Rate Falls; Quickly Turns to Political Fodder

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Illinois unemployment fell in August to 6.7 percent.

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Libertarian Gov. Candidate to Stay on November Ballot

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A Sangamon County judge on Thursday rejected the Republican Party's attempt to have a Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor struck from the Nov. 4 ballot.

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Rauner: Ethics Problems Are Quinn’s, Not Mine

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Rauner's firm owned a company which settled fraud charges with Georgia