Podcasts

Podcasts

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Chef Curtis Aikens

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Food Networks Chef Curtis Aikens joins joey to discuss his appearance in Springfield next week.

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Sangamon Auditorium Season

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Sangamon Auditorium announced it’s new season this week. Director of the auditorium Bob Vaughn stopped by to talk about it some challenging shows this season.

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Friday, June 6, 201406/06/2014

Dog Park

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The Washington Park Dog Park group is looking at a new location and working with the Franklin Park Neighborhood Association.Karen Hoelzer talks about the changes with Joey.

Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Thursday June 5 2014

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A Throw it out there Thursday with Plenty of phone calls about Sgt Bergdahl being released from the Taliban, The…

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

Mike Lyons of CBS on Sgt. Bergdahl

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mike Lyons with CBS Radio News talks with joey on the latest with Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the U.S. soldier that was swapped for Taliban detainees.

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

I-55 Reconstruction

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Illinois Department of Transportation engineer Roger Driscoll gives Joey on the latest on the long term plans of the reconstruction of I-55 around Springfield.

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Thursday, June 5, 201406/05/2014

Prisoner Swapping and the Obama Administration

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

A classified briefing has been held for senators who are unhappy with how president Obama handled the release of sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, afraid of setting a bad precedent.

Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 4 2014

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

Council Recap and plenty of calls plus thoughts on the minimum wage. Ray wonders why anyone would want to join…

Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

Ask the Mayor — June 4, 2014

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Mayor Mike Houston joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about the city’s inspector general, the never-ending NAPA contract and potential uses for the Bel-Aire Motel… if it can be sold.

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Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Clatfelter joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about the village’s video gambling extension, and how its public infrastructure fared in the wake of heavy thunderstorms.

Recent Headlines

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Manar, Scherer Introduce High Speed Rail Legislation

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A couple of local lawmakers are trying to put some teeth into a high speed rail agreement that will benefit Springfield minority communities.

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Springfield Metro Unemployment Level Lowest Since 2007

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The Springfield metro area has recorded another drop in unemployment.

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Springfield Armed Robbery Suspect Caught on Camera, Police Seek Tips

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A man wielding a box cutter tried to hold up a new pet store near downtown Springfield

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Fuel Leak Closes Road Near New Berlin

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No one was injured in the crash.

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Salaita Sues U of I Over Rescinded Job Offer

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A professor who lost a University of Illinois job offer over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages has sued.

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Springfield Man Shot Near King and Stuart

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Another Springfield man has been shot, but is expected to be okay.