Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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.


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


Springfield Business Journal Report 05/10/2014

Springfield Business Journal Report 05/10/2014


Topic A – Springfield Shootings

Springfield Shootings 5/03/2014

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National Night Out: One Organizer’s Story

8-4-15 National Night Out

The "National Night Out" is a chance for you to meet your neighbors and become friends, in a effort to not only look out for each other, but also to foster friendships.

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Christian County Authorities Look for Man Wanted in High-Speed Chase

Donald Ray Van Hoose III

Authorities in Christian County are looking for a man they say led police on a high speed chase before fleeing a car on foot.

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Schock Spending Continues to be Scrutinized


A new financial report from former Congressman Aaron Schock's political action committee shows campaign money has been spent since he left Congress.

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Duckworth Lawsuit Enters Senate Race


An ethics lawsuit may factor into next year's U.S. Senate race.

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Blagojevich Wants Full Court Appeal


Blagojevich is hoping the full court will overturn more counts.