Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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The Salvation Army Kicks Off Their 2013 Tree of Lights Campaign 11/09/13

Major Steven Woodard joins Kirk Farah to talk about why this program is so important

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What’s the Big Deal Over Trans Fats? 11/9/13

Kirk Farah sits down with Registered Dietician Erin Spenner of Memorial Medical Center to talk about the FDA’s plans to eliminate…

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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times 11/9/03

Alex Degman sits down with IT’s Anita Steinstra

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Temporary Driver Licenses for Undocumented Residents

Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White talks to Kirk Farah about the process for undocumented residents to apply for a…

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times 11-2-13

WTAXs Alex Degman sits down with Anita Steinstra who gives us a run-down of entertainment options this week.

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Entertainment News from the Illinois Times

Bored? No excuse.  Alex Degman and Anita Steinstra from the Illinois Times run thru the latest Oct 26.

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Springfield Business Journal Report…Oct 26

What’s new on the area’s business front? Find out every Saturday on the Weekend NewsWatch

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Area Youths Are Making a Big Difference

The 13th Annual Blood Challenge has kicked off.  Kirk Farah spent some time with the Central Illinois Community Blood Center…

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Kirk Farah Interviews a Woman Whose Organization is Making a Difference with Our Kids

R.ED.I Foundation president talks about her non-profit organization’s work with youth and how she thinks area schools can benefit from…

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Logan County Rejects Windfarm Plan

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Logan County Board rejected proposal for southern part of the county.

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Smoking not Cheap in Illinois in Many Ways

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It's expensive to smoke in Illinois; not just cost per pack but in other ways.

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Rauner Shares Vision for Illinois — and Introduces First Pets

Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner greets Henry Kinion, right, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The Republican stopped in Springfield Friday on a six-city tour to thank supporters after his victory Tuesday over Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.

Governor Rauner is getting settled in to the Mansion in Springfield and introduced Stella and Pumpkin, the family pets, which are both blonde labs.

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Illinois State Police to Hand Cold Case over to Forensics Group

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Forensic group to take look at unsolved 1992 Zywicki killing.

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“Mr. Cub” Ernie Banks Remembered

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Banks remembered as ambassador of baseball and Chicago.