Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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“Red Cross is providing assistance.” What They Actually Do

Kirk Farah often covers tragic events and the Red Cross always seems to be on the scene.  Jeff Regan, interim…

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Entertainment News With the Illinois Times for the Week of 1/26

A run-down of area happenings from the IT

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Proposed Law: Registry for Animal Abusers

Convicted animal abusers could be forced to register on the web.

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Business News from the Springfield Business Journal 1/18/14

WTAXs Alex Degman sits down with the SBJ.

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Illinois Times Entertainment for the Week of January 19

IT Entertainment Calendar for the week of 1/19

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Martin Luther King, Jr Day Events Slated

MLK day to marked with several events, including a Monday parade to honor the civil rights leader.

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Springfield Business Journal 1/11/14

The latest on the business landscape in the area with the Springfield Business Journal

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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times Jan 11

Anita Steinstra runs down the latest on entertainment

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High Speed Rail Slowly Becoming a Reality

WTAXs Kirk Farah visits with Joe Schacter, Director of Intermodal Transportation IDOT to see what area residents will see as…

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Illinois Basketball Museum to Open in Pontiac

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A museum dedicated to Illinois basketball glory will open to fans by 2016.

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Effingham Cross Draws Nearly 10k Visitors

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9,479 people visited the Cross at the Crossroads.

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Illinois Threatens to Withhold Funds if School Districts Don’t Test

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Chicago Public Schools have already declined to offer the PARCC assessment tests.

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Springfield Teen Taken Charged in Tuttle Murder

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A 16 year old Springfield youth has been charged with First Degree Murder in Tuttle's death.

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Durbin Introduces Bill to End Cuban Travel Ban

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The travel ban has been in effect since 1960, ostensibly as a way to prevent Americans from supporting the Castro communist regime.