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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.

Monday, August 4, 201408/04/2014

TIO HARDIMAN INTERVIEW FROM JULY 15 2014

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

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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Saturday, August 2, 201408/02/2014

Entertainment with The Illinois Times

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Entertainment with The Illinois Times 08/02/14

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Logan County Rejects Windfarm Plan

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Logan County Board rejected proposal for southern part of the county.

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Smoking not Cheap in Illinois in Many Ways

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It's expensive to smoke in Illinois; not just cost per pack but in other ways.

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Rauner Shares Vision for Illinois — and Introduces First Pets

Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner greets Henry Kinion, right, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The Republican stopped in Springfield Friday on a six-city tour to thank supporters after his victory Tuesday over Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn.

Governor Rauner is getting settled in to the Mansion in Springfield and introduced Stella and Pumpkin, the family pets, which are both blonde labs.

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Illinois State Police to Hand Cold Case over to Forensics Group

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Forensic group to take look at unsolved 1992 Zywicki killing.

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“Mr. Cub” Ernie Banks Remembered

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Banks remembered as ambassador of baseball and Chicago.

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Rauner Makes Several Cabinet Appointments

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The Governor's office announced the new appointments Friday.