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Wednesday, August 6, 201408/06/2014

2 Star General Dead in Afghanistan

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

An Afghan soldier killed a two star U.S. army general when he opened fire on a group of western military officers yesterday.

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Tuesday, August 5, 201408/05/2014

Gaza Strip

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A fragile sense of calm has crept into parts of Gaza today after Israel and Hamas agreed to a 72 hour cease fire.

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Tuesday, August 5, 201408/05/2014

American Ebola Patients

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There is no approved vaccine or treatment for the deadly Ebola disease that has killed almost 900 people in West Africa. Now there is word that two Americans were infected with the disease were treated with an experimental drug that has not been evaluated for safety, or approved for use in humans.

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Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

Kirk Farah goes Redneck Fishin’

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Kirk Farah sits down with Alex Degman and the two discuss this weekend’s Redneck Fishin’ Tournament in Bath.

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Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

TIO HARDIMAN INTERVIEW FROM JULY 15 2014

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Ray talked to Tio Hardiman about violence in inner city Chicago and his run for the Senate. From Jully 15…

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Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

Another Cease Fire Between Israel/Hamas

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Gordon Deal of the WSJ This Morning brings us up to speed.

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Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

A New Survey: What do Sangamon County residents think of their neighborhoods?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Many Sangamon County residents surveyed like where they live.

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Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

What’s next for the Bel Aire Motel?

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Saturday, August 2, 201408/02/2014

Springfield Tourism Numbers Break Record for Third Year in a Row

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield tourism numbers up and breaking records for third straight year.

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Saturday, August 2, 201408/02/2014

Springfield Business Journal Report

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

SBJ’s Michelle Higgenbotham joins WTAX’s Alex Degman discuss the current issue of the SBJ, including food trucks and fitness centers…

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Springfield Based Reporter Resigns Following Rauner Complaint

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Dave McKinney was the Chicago Sun-Times' Springfield bureau chief.

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Natural Gas Prices to Hold Steady This Winter

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No wide price swings expected this winter

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Elkhart Mine Expansion Vote Delayed

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Vote to extend waste site expected in November

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City Gives Attorney Additional $25k to Defend Police Officer

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The Springfield City Council will allow a police officer facing a lawsuit to be represented by an attorney of his choice -- but not everyone is on board with it.

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Hiring Monitor Ordered at Illinois Dept. of Transportation

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A federal judge has ordered a court-appointed monitor to investigate hiring at Gov. Pat Quinn's Department of Transportation.