Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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The Aircraft that Won the War….B-17 in Springfield

Kirk Farah had a chance to visit with one man who has a special connection to the “Flying Fortress”…one of…

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Events to Keep You Occupied…Illinois Times August 31

No reason to be bored this week. Illinois Times keeps us up to date on events around Central Illinois

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What is the State Fair’s Impact on Springfield?

Fred Puglia, Director of the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau joined Kirk Farah on August 24 to give us the…

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Springfield’s Business News

Brant Mackey, publisher of the Springfield Business Journal, joined the Weekend NewsWatch Saturday 8/24 to bring us up to date.

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No Reason to be Bored This Weekend

The Illinois Times gives us the rundown.

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A Piece of History Flies into Springfield this Week!

One of the few WW-II “Flying Fortresses” still flying will be in Springfield beginning Thursday.  Kirk talked to the organizers of the…

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On-Line Learning Could Get a Boost

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Maintaining common standards in online college coursework is the goal of a new state law

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Illinois Coal a Hot Commodity Worldwide

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Illinois coal exports have risen sharply in recent years, even as its high sulfur content limits its demand in the U.S.

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Downtown Taylorville Building Partially Collapses

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A downtown Taylorville business is closed after part of its building collapsed over the weekend.

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Cameras Could Appear in Sangamon County Courtrooms

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Half a dozen central Illinois counties could soon join a pilot project that allows cameras in court.

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U of I Research: Stem Cells Could Repair Exercised Muscles

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Stem cell research could lead to repairs to muscles damaged by vigorous exercise.