Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Convention Center Make-Over Nearing Finish

PCCC Brian Oaks visited with Kirk Farah on the Weekend NewsWatch

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“Basket of Hope” Find out how you can get involved

Kim Curry shares her passion with Kirk Farah on the Weekend NewsWatch

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Business News with the Springfield Business Journal

Brian Mackey keeps us up to date every Saturday morning on the Weekend NewsWatch

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times for the week of Sept 8

No reason to be bored. The Illinois Times runs down the area’s events

Ald McMenamin Talks to Kirk Farah about Workers’ Comp Cases

Alderman Joe McMenamin wants to know why the city is so quick to approve workers’ compensation cases.

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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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Medical Marijuana Applications Posted for Business

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Applications for medical marijuana begins September 2 for patients, September 8 for dispensaries.

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Illinois Museum to Display 1916 Military Equipment

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Military equipment from 1916 to be on display starting September 6.

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Reaction to IDNR’s Long-Awaited Fracking Rules Proposal

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One expert laments the length of time it took DNR to write the rules, which he says are too restrictive. Meanwhile, another expert says she'll have to see what the rules are before she calls them restrictive.

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Vallas Says Rauner’s Budget Plan Will Take $$ From Education

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Quinn campaign says Rauner plan will cost education $4 billion.