Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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ACA Payment Deadline Extended

WTAXs Kirk Farah visited with Michael Mannion to talk about Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois decision to extend the deadline…

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Quitline Here to Help

IL Lung Association SVP Michael Mark says…Don’t give up trying to quit smoking.  It may take a few attempts but…

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New CEO for SPARC

SPARC installs a new CEO

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State Rep. Rich Brauer on the New Session

State Rep Rich Brauer gazes through the crystal ball with his thoughts on the new ILGA session that starts in a couple of weeks.

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times 1/4/14

No excuse to be bored this week. Plenty of opportunities to fill your time this week.

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Changes on the Publishing Landscape

A big change for two local publications.

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What Does the Recent Ruling Mean for Electronic Privacy?

Conflicting court rulings about the NSA survelliance program

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What will the Flu Season Hold?

Still have time to get your flu shot.

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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times 12/21/13

Bored? Think again. There is plenty to today throughout the area.

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Springfield Business Journal Report 12/21/13

WTAXs Alex Degman visited with the SBJs Brant Mackey for a look at the area business news.

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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.