Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Rt 66 Festival 2014

Route 66 Mother Road Festival

13th Annual Mother Road Festival September 26-28 in Downtown Springfield.

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 09/13/14

New Salem

Fall Events at Lincoln’s New Salem

New Salem Site Manager Tim Guinan joins WTAX Weekend Newswatch Host Cheri Ballinger to talk about the upcoming fall schedule…

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 9/6/14

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Auditions for UIS Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs

Auditions coming up this week for the UIS theater production of Brighton Beach Memoirs.

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 8/30/14

Springfield Business Journal

Springfield Business Journal Report

Springfield Business Journal Report 8/23/14

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Entertainment with The Illinois Times

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 8/23/14

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City Council Candidates Propose Pillsbury Solution

4-1-15 Pillsbury

The two candidates for Ward Four alderman in Springfield disagree on how important it is to do something with the former Pillsbury plant.

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Springfield Aldermen Avoid Pension Fix

3-31-15 Springfield City Council

The Springfield City Council has essentially punted on eliminating a city retirement incentive that allows unused vacation and sick time to be counted toward their pension contribution.

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Girl Found, Jail Escapee Still Wanted

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A 15-year-old girl who was thought to be with a man who escaped from a Kankakee jail Wednesday morning after allegedly beating a jailer has been found.

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Davis Visits Clinton Power Plant, Talks Gifford Tornado

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The nuclear power plant at Clinton is an important economic engine for Downstate Illinois, says U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis.

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Illinois: 2,000 Legal for Medical Marijuana

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There are now officially 2,000 people in Illinois who will be allowed to use medical marijuana when it becomes available.