Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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The 10th Annual Holiday Interfaith Breakfast is Coming Up

WTAXs Kirk Farah visited with Michael Datz,the rabbi at Temple B’rith  Sholom and Les Eastep, volunteer to talk about this…

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The Latest in Area Business News with the Springfield Business Journal

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with the SBJs Brant Mackey

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

Entertainment options for the week of December 15th.

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Pearl Harbor Remembered

A solemn ceremony will be held Saturday December 7 at the DAV Club on Lake Springfield to remember those who…

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Springfield’s Christmas Parade

David Pickett with Springfield Jaycees gives Kirk Farah the details on this year’s parade taking place on Saturday December 7

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Holiday Happenings in Springfield Courtesy of the Illinois Times

Anita Steinstra with the IT makes her weekly visit with Kirk Farah for a run-down on entertainment options for the…

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I-55, Stevenson Drive Interchange to be Reconfigured

Roger Driskell, IDOT highway engineer talked to Kirk Farah about the planned upgrade of this busy interchange.

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The Springfield Business Journal Report — 11/30/13

It’s time for the December issue of the SBJ — Alex Degman and Brant Mackey talk about it plus give a rundown of the week’s business news.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 11/30/13

Alex Degman and Anita Stienstra run down some of this weekend’s entertainment options.

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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.

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Lincoln Funeral Reenactment Could Be Economic Boon

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As Springfield prepares for the re-enactment of Abraham Lincoln's funeral in May, officials say the 150th anniversary could be an economic windfall for the city.

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Suspect in Wednesday Shooting Arrested

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Springfield Police have arrested the man they believe is responsible for a non-fatal shooting near King and Stuart earlier this week.

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Springfield Declares Snow Emergency, 5-7″ Expected

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The City of Springfield has declared a snow emergency ahead of this weekend's weather.

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Springfield PD Plans Sunday Saturation Patrols

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Drinking and driving in Springfield is a bad idea every weekend, but it'll be especially bad this weekend as area agencies prepare for Super Bowl parties.