Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with SBJ Associate Editor Scott Faingold.

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“Spotlight on Ice” is this weekend at the Nelson Center

WTAX’s Alex Degman talks to Monica Polistina of the Springfield Figure Skating Club to talk about Spotlight on Ice.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 3/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah sits down with IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra to talk about what there is to do this weekend.

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Springfield Public Works Director Mark Mahoney

Mahoney joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to preview some major construction projects coming up this season, one of which gets underway Monday.

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with Michelle Higginbotham of the SBJ for this week’s segment.

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The 7th Annual Kidsfest

Capitol Radio Group and CEFCU present the 7th annual Kidsfest, Saturday March 22nd from 10am to 4pm.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah and IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra run down the weekend’s entertainment options. Catch Entertainment with the IT Saturday mornings after the 7:00 news.

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times 3/15

As Kirk Farah says…If you’re bored, you’re not looking hard enough.

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Spring has Sprung! Get Out and Enjoy the Parks

Springfield Park District Derek Harms joined Kirk Farah on the Weekend NewsWatch 3/15 to talk about the new opportunities to…

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Man Arrested for Domestic Stabbing

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A Springfield man is in jail following a stabbing early Tuesday morning on Stevenson Dr.

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Ill. U.S. Senate Candidates Disagree on ISIS Strategy

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U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says no to sending U.S. ground troops back to Iraq, but his Republican opponent in the Senate race says they shouldn’t have left in the first place.

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2014 Crop Harvest: Great Yields, Low Prices

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The 2014 crop year might be best remembered as a year of great yields and short prices.

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Springfield Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Hiding Gun

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A Springfield man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting he tried to hide a gun used in a fatal shooting.

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No Lame Duck Tax Increase, Says Rauner

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Rauner does not want repeat of 2011