Podcasts

Podcasts

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Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

Springfield’s GOP Gubernatorial Debate — 02/18/14

In Special Podcasts

All four candidates appeared in Springfield to debate the issues.

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Tuesday, February 18, 201402/18/2014

Falling down

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

With Springfield covered ina sheet of ice, Joey talks with Randy Rodomka with Memorial Express Care on falling down, and how to keep yourself safe.

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Tuesday, February 18, 201402/18/2014

The latest from Sochi

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

CBS correspondent Steve Futterman joins Joey from Sochi Russia.

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Monday, February 17, 201402/17/2014

Keeping the Power Grid Safe

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Professor of electrical and computer engineering form the University or Illinois, Tom Overbye joins Joey to talk about the security of the power grid.

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Monday, February 17, 201402/17/2014

Snow Days Turn to Cyber Days

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Tom Wise from Bishop Donahue High School in McMechen West Virginia about doing away with snow days for the school, and instead, having students work from home on iPads.

Law Talk

Saturday, February 15, 201402/15/2014

Law Talk 2/16/2014

In Law Talk Podcasts

Tom and Pat of Delano Law Office discuss the legalities of home repair, as well as wills and probate law.

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Saturday, February 15, 201402/15/2014

Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with the ITs Anita Steinstra to see what the entertainment landscape offers the area for the…

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Saturday, February 15, 201402/15/2014

PCCC to be a Part of a Reality Show?

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Lining up and producing conventions, meetings, and concerts takes a lot of work. The PCCC could be the centerpiece of a network series.

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Friday, February 14, 201402/14/2014

Focus – 2/16

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: February 16, 2014

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Friday, February 14, 201402/14/2014

St. John’s new CEO

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey McLaughlin talks with Dr. Charles Lucore about his new gig as the CEO of St. John’s Hospital.

Recent Headlines

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City Needs Extra $3.5 Million to Cover Healthcare Costs

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It appears health care costs for city of Springfield employees went over budget by more than three million dollars this fiscal year.

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Lincoln Woman Gets Prison Time: Embezzles Two Million Dollars

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A Lincoln woman will serve nearly 4 years in prison for embezzling two million dollars over 17 years.

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Rauner Pushes “Right to Work” Zones

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Gov. Bruce Rauner says one of his priorities for his first year in office will be creating so-called “right to work zones.”

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Lawmaker Introduces Measure to Cut GA, Officer Salaries

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An Illinois lawmaker has introduced legislation that would cut the pay of elected officeholders by 10 percent.

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Portions of MacArthur Blvd. Closed due to Sewer Cave In

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Portions of southbound MacArthur Blvd. are down to one lane due to a sewer cave in.

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Two Men Arrested, Charged in Springfield Armed Robbery

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Two men accused of an armed robbery in the Springfield PetSmart parking lot have been arrested.