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Il Walk For Children

Saturday, June 7, 201406/07/2014

Illinois Children’s Walk

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Illinois Children’s Walk 06/07/2014

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Chef Curtis Aikens

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Food Networks Chef Curtis Aikens joins joey to discuss his appearance in Springfield next week.

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Sangamon Auditorium Season

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Sangamon Auditorium announced it’s new season this week. Director of the auditorium Bob Vaughn stopped by to talk about it some challenging shows this season.

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Dog Park

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Washington Park Dog Park group is looking at a new location and working with the Franklin Park Neighborhood Association.Karen Hoelzer talks about the changes with Joey.

Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Thursday June 5 2014

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A Throw it out there Thursday with Plenty of phone calls about Sgt Bergdahl being released from the Taliban, The…

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

Mike Lyons of CBS on Sgt. Bergdahl

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mike Lyons with CBS Radio News talks with joey on the latest with Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the U.S. soldier that was swapped for Taliban detainees.

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

I-55 Reconstruction

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Illinois Department of Transportation engineer Roger Driscoll gives Joey on the latest on the long term plans of the reconstruction of I-55 around Springfield.

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

Prisoner Swapping and the Obama Administration

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A classified briefing has been held for senators who are unhappy with how president Obama handled the release of sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, afraid of setting a bad precedent.

Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 4 2014

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Council Recap and plenty of calls plus thoughts on the minimum wage. Ray wonders why anyone would want to join…

Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

Ask the Mayor — June 4, 2014

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about the city’s inspector general, the never-ending NAPA contract and potential uses for the Bel-Aire Motel… if it can be sold.

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Rauner Speaks to Chicago City Council

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, left, shakes the hand of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, right, before Rauner's address to the city council Wednesday, May 6, 2015, in Chicago. The historic address, the first by a sitting governor in the council's chambers, focused on the city's and state's financial and economic challenges. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Gov. Bruce Rauner tried to sell his so-called "turnaround agenda" to a reluctant audience Wednesday: the Chicago City Council.

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Democrats Slam Rauner in IRMA Speeches

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One of the top Democrats at the state Capitol says Gov. Bruce Rauner is showing he does not know everything.

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Agriculture is 2015 Illinois State Fair Theme

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"Growing Illinois" is the theme of the 2015 Illinois State Fair.

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Marijuana Fine Bill Passes Senate Committee

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The measure made it through the Illinois House last week.

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House Dems Against Rauner Cuts, House GOP Neutral

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Illinois House Democrats have sent a clear message to Gov. Bruce Rauner that they disagree with his proposed cuts to human services in next year's budget.

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Springfield Budget Chief Says Finances Are Mostly Good

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The City of Springfield says finances are in much better now than when Mike Houston once again became mayor four years ago.