Podcasts

Podcasts

Thursday, December 12, 201312/12/2013

School Board Member Scott MacFarland

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

MacFarland joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to recap the public forum looking for a new Springfield superintendent.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

A Federal Budget Deal?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Wall Street Journal Report takes us through a potential federal budget compromise that’s facing considerable conservative opposition.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

ICC Orders Reduction of Ameren Electricity Delivery Rates

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

ICC spokesman Beth Bosch explains what went into the decision, and hints at what the ICC is thinking in terms of natural gas delivery rates.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

McMenamin talks about his proposed ordinance to limit aldermanic pay raises to 1 percent over a four year term.

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

The Ray Lytle Show Tuesday December 10 2013

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President Obama shakes a hand and people go crazy, School board member Scott Mcfarland talks finalists for Superintendent, Calvin Christian…

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

The Ray Lytle Show Monday December 9 2013

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A baker in Colorado gets sued for saying he wouldnt make a cake for a same sex couple due to…

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Wednesday, December 11, 201312/11/2013

The Ray Lytle Show Friday December 6 2013

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Ray, John and Marvin give you the Fat club with relationship advice for guys and garage sales. Ray talks about…

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Tuesday, December 10, 201312/10/2013

New Life for Springfield’s Meisenbacher House

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Court Conn joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about a new coffee shop opening in the landmark, saved from demolition in 2009.

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Tuesday, December 10, 201312/10/2013

Springfield Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Theilen offers his opinion on the proposed $100,000 settlement between Calvin Christian III and the city of Springfield to settle a FOIA dispute.

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Monday, December 9, 201312/09/2013

County Highway Engineer Tim Zahrn on Highway Conditions

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Zahrn says for all intents and purposes, county roads look pretty good Monday morning.

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State Attorney General Warns Against Immigration Scammers

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Lisa Madigan's office warns those applying for deportation relief to be on the lookout for scammers posing as Notarios.

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HJR 91 helps returning veterans transition back to civilian life.

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New Lincoln Exhibit Opens Today at Presidental Museum & Library

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New exhibit celebrates 150th anniversary of Lincoln's death and 10th anniversary of ALPLM.