Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with Michelle Higginbotham of the SBJ for this week’s segment.

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The 7th Annual Kidsfest

Capitol Radio Group and CEFCU present the 7th annual Kidsfest, Saturday March 22nd from 10am to 4pm.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah and IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra run down the weekend’s entertainment options. Catch Entertainment with the IT Saturday mornings after the 7:00 news.

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times 3/15

As Kirk Farah says…If you’re bored, you’re not looking hard enough.

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Spring has Sprung! Get Out and Enjoy the Parks

Springfield Park District Derek Harms joined Kirk Farah on the Weekend NewsWatch 3/15 to talk about the new opportunities to…

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Zoning Dispute Between City & Transitional Houses for Parolees 3/8

It has been a hot-button issue for some Springfield residents as an operator of temporary housing for parolees battles it…

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News from the Springfield Business Journal 3/8

WTAXs Alex Degman finds out the latest on the area business scene with the SBJs Michelle Higginbotham

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Entertainment Calendar with Illinois Times for 3/8

If you are bored, you are not looking hard enough.  WTAXs Alex Degman runs down area happenings with the ITs…

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Same-Sex Marriage, Voting with County Clerk Joe Aiello

Joe Aiello spends time with Kirk Farah on the Weekend Newswatch.  Will Sangamon County issue same-sex marriage licenses early?  They…

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Springfield School Board Opposed to Anti-Gay Conversion Therapy Measure

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The Springfield Public School Board supports the idea of banning what's called "gay conversion therapy" in minors-- but they don't support the idea of telling lawmakers to ban it.

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$2.7 Million Headed to Fight Illinois Veteran Homelessness, $56k to Springfield

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$2.7 million in federal grants will go to housing hundreds of homeless veterans in Illinois.

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Police Investigate Two Shootings in Grandview

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The Sangamon County Sheriffs Department is helping Grandview Police Investigate two separate shooting incidents within hours of each other Sunday.

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Sherman Mayor: Only Give Residents What They Want

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The newly re-elected mayor of Sherman says economic development and growing the town will continue to be his top priority.

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Wells Fargo Adding 100+ Jobs in Springfield

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A resurgent mortgage industry means a major employer in Springfield is hiring again.