Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Springfield Business Journal 1/11/14

The latest on the business landscape in the area with the Springfield Business Journal

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Entertainment News with the Illinois Times Jan 11

Anita Steinstra runs down the latest on entertainment

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High Speed Rail Slowly Becoming a Reality

WTAXs Kirk Farah visits with Joe Schacter, Director of Intermodal Transportation IDOT to see what area residents will see as…

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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

Recent Headlines

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House Records Show Schock Reimbursed U.S. $122,590

Aaron Shock

Money was repaid before the former congressman resigned in March.

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Illinois Lawmakers Look Ahead to Make Budget Negotiations Easier

Illinois General Assembly

Plan would have proposals analyzed before they left committee.

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Ban on “Conversion Therapy” Passes Legislature

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The Illinois Senate has approved a ban on therapy designed to "convert'' gay young people to heterosexuals.

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Union Legislation Would Prohibit Strike or Rauner Lockout

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The House has approved a measure that changes government-employee contract negotiations just a month before the deadline for a new contract.

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Mark Hart Named Interim Springfield Fire Chief

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Springfield has an interim fire chief.