Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Business Journal

Springfield Business Journal 05/31/2014

Kirk Farah and Michelle Higgenbotham discuss the current issue of The Springfield Business Journal

53rd Annual Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon Festival

Cheri Ballinger and Head Carilloneur Robin Austin discuss the Carillon Festival June 4 -8 in Washington Park in Springfield.

Dusty Brackett, executive producer, director, and writer of The Law of Men

Rally Against Domestic Violence

Springfield Activist and film maker Dusty Brackett joins WTAX Weekend Newswatch host Cheri Ballinger to spread awareness about domestic violence.

illinois times

Entertainment with the Illinois Times 05/17/2014

Alex Degman and Anita Stienstra discuss events and things to do in the Springfield Area 05/17/14

Springfield Business Journal

Springfield Business Journal 05/17/2014

Springfield Business Journal’s Michelle Higgenbotham joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to discuss the upcoming June issue

Springfield Pridefest

Springfield Pridefest 05/17/2014

4th annual Pridefest in Springfield organized by the Phoenix Center

Lincoln Memorial Gardens

Lincoln Memorial Gardens 8K Trail Run & Kids Fun Run

Lincoln Memorial Gardens upcoming 8K Trail Run and Kids Fun Run on Saturday, May 17.

HistoryComesAlive-Top

History Comes Alive 05/10/2014

History Comes Alive in Springfield, IL 05/10/2014

illinois times

Entertainment with the Illinois Times 05/10/2014

Entertainment with the Illinois Times 05/10/2014

sbj

Springfield Business Journal Report 05/10/2014

Springfield Business Journal Report 05/10/2014

Recent Headlines

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Comptroller: What Can and Can’t Be Paid During Impasse?

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Whether state workers can or should be paid without a state budget seems to be a contentious point between the Attorney General and Comptroller.

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New President of Robert Morris University Illinois Has Springfield Connection

RMU President Mablene Krueger

RMU grad Mablene Krueger replaces Michael Violtt.

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City Council to Reconsider Eliminating Vacation Payout

6-30-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council could finally be poised to consider nixing a plan that gives city employees a higher retirement benefit, at the expense of unused vacation pay.

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Professor Suing U of I Has New Job

Steven Salaita AP

Steven Salaita will work for the American University of Beirut.

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Plenty of Room Left at Illinois Landfills

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Existing Illinois landfills have capacity to take trash for another 21 years.