Podcasts

Podcasts

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Monday, December 16, 201312/16/2013

Springfield School Board Member Adam Lopez

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

WTAX’s Alex Degman talks with Lopez about this evening’s school board meeting; they’re expected to approve a new temporary superintendent and a revised school day for the high schools.

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Sunday, December 15, 201312/15/2013

The 10th Annual Holiday Interfaith Breakfast is Coming Up

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

WTAXs Kirk Farah visited with Michael Datz,the rabbi at Temple B’rith  Sholom and Les Eastep, volunteer to talk about this…

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Sunday, December 15, 201312/15/2013

The Latest in Area Business News with the Springfield Business Journal

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with the SBJs Brant Mackey

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Sunday, December 15, 201312/15/2013

Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Entertainment options for the week of December 15th.

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Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

Focus 12/15 – The Gentleman from Illinois – Senator Alan J. Dixon (Encore)

In Focus Podcasts

Guests:  Sen. Alan J. Dixon and author Taylor Pensoneau.  Encore Presentation.

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Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

Law Talk – 12/14

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Show Date: December 14, 2013

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Saturday, December 14, 201312/14/2013

2013 Interfaith Breakfast was Highlighted on Weekend Newswatch

Rabbi Michael Datz and Les Eastep visited to talk about this year’s Christmas Day Interfairth Breakfast

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

WTAX’s Dave Dahl talks with U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock (R-Peoria)

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

They discuss the budget and the pending farm bill action that needs to take place.

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Friday, December 13, 201312/13/2013

Jennifer Gill talks with WTAX’s Kirk Farah

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The superintendent-select talks with Farah about her goals for the district once hired next month.

Thursday, December 12, 201312/12/2013

First Night Springfield is Getting Closer

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Craig MacFarland joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about the annual event promoting the arts in downtown Springfield.

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Illinois Tollway Expects Spike in Holiday Traffic

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Free coffee will also be available at tollway oases.

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Quinn Signs Bill to Pay Jurors More in Illinois

Governor Quinn Signs Historic Pension Reform

Quinn signs bill to increase daily pay for those who serve jury duty in Illinois.

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Central Illinois Food Bank Says Need is Great All Year Long

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Executive Director Pam Molitoris says need remains great the entire year.

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T-Mobile Customers May Be Eligible for Refunds

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Court ruling says cellphone company illegally charged customers

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Quinn Appoints Former Budget Director as Comptroller

FILE - In this March 6, 2013 file photo, Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka gestures on the House floor at the state Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Topinka, who won a second term in November 2014, died early Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, less than 24 hours after having a stroke, according to her office. She was 70. Topinka previously served three terms as Illinois state treasurer, was a former Illinois GOP chairwoman and ran for governor in 2006.

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is scheduled to announce the successor to late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka at a Friday event in Chicago.