Podcasts

Podcasts

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Wednesday, April 2, 201404/02/2014

Ask the Mayor- Part 3

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for Ask the Mayor.

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Wednesday, April 2, 201404/02/2014

Ask the Mayor- Part 4

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mayor Mike Houston joins Joey the first Wednesday of every month for Ask the Mayor.

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Wednesday, April 2, 201404/02/2014

In the Navy…Sailors from the Abrahm Lincoln

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey is joined in studio by Illinois sailors from the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln air craft carrier, specifically Katie Standish from Riverton.

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Wednesday, April 2, 201404/02/2014

Alderman Edwards on the City Council Meeting

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards joins Joey to talk about the last night’s city council meeting.

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Tuesday, April 1, 201404/01/2014

Will Springfield Allow Older Cops?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ward 8 Alderman Kris Theilen joins Joey to talk about his proposal to let Springfield raise the age limit on hiring cops.

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Monday, March 31, 201403/31/2014

The Lincoln Tomb Re-opens.

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Chris Wills from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency talks with Joey about the refurbish on the Lincoln Tomb, and it’s opening on April 1st.

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Monday, March 31, 201403/31/2014

Does Your Kid have High Cholesterol?

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with pediatrician Dr. Ashish John about a new report that shows a spike in children’s cholesterol levels.

Law Talk

Saturday, March 29, 201403/29/2014

Law Talk — 03/29/14

In Law Talk Podcasts

Sarah Delano Pavlik and Jason Vincent are the hosts. Topics include adverse possession, Miranda warnings and statute of limitations on certain arrests.

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Saturday, March 29, 201403/29/2014

Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/29/14

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with SBJ Associate Editor Scott Faingold.

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Saturday, March 29, 201403/29/2014

“Spotlight on Ice” is this weekend at the Nelson Center

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

WTAX’s Alex Degman talks to Monica Polistina of the Springfield Figure Skating Club to talk about Spotlight on Ice.

Recent Headlines

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Aldermen Want Public Input on Medical Marijuana Zoning Rules

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The public will likely get a chance to weigh in on potential zoning changes as medical marijuana rules take effect.

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Rauner: Fight Over Term Limits is Not Over

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.

Rauner is publicly calling upon Illinois' appellate and Supreme Courts to approve a term limit referendum

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Some Lawmakers Hopeful School Funding Bill Sees the Light of Day This Fall

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Proposal would base funding on need, not student population

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Possibly Armed Man Smashes Bus Window, Runs into West Side Hotel

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Springfield Police are investigating what they say was an "agitated man" on an SMTD bus.

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Illinois Confirms First Human West Nile Case

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The state has its first human case of West Nile virus of the year.

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County May Settle with “Klutzo” Family

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Amon Paul Carlock died after struggle with jailers