Podcasts

Podcasts

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Monday, May 26, 201405/26/2014

New Lung Treatment

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

There could be good news on the horizon for those suffering from COPD.

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Monday, May 26, 201405/26/2014

Voter Discontent

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

For all the measures showing that, as voters we want fresh faces, the primary election season so far for leaving…

Law Talk

Saturday, May 24, 201405/24/2014

Law Talk — 05/24/14

In Law Talk Podcasts

Sarah Delano Pavlik and Val Simhauser join us to talk about copyrights, intellectual property and a whole host of real estate issues.

Dusty Brackett, executive producer, director, and writer of The Law of Men

Saturday, May 24, 201405/24/2014

Rally Against Domestic Violence

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Activist and film maker Dusty Brackett joins WTAX Weekend Newswatch host Cheri Ballinger to spread awareness about domestic violence.

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

Focus – 5/25

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: May 25, 2014

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

The Springfield Mile

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Rider Jared Mees joins Joey to talk about the AMA races at the Springfield Mile this weekend.

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

Swimming Pool Electrical Safety

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

With swimming pools opening up this holiday weekend, and in light of this video of children being shocked in a pool (WARNING – SOME MIGHT FIND THIS VIDEO DISTURBING – http://miami.cbslocal.com/2014/05/21/video-shows-kids-shocked-in-hialeah-pool). Joey talks with Molly Hall at SafeElectricity.Org about what to do in a similar situation.

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

Captiol Roundup

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dave Dahl from the Morning Newswatch talks with Joey about the latest happenings at a busy statehouse with and capitol roundup.

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

Drones and Surveillance

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Top military officials are pressing for permission to publicly defend American drone strikes against criticism in the U.S. and abroad. Gordon Deal with the Wall Street Journal this Morning has the story.

Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

The Ray Lytle Show May 23 2014

In Ray Lytle Show Podcasts

The FAT CLUB featuring stories on how and how not to go to the bathroom in the house with a…

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Oil Train Derails Near Galena

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A BNSF Railway freight train containing 103 cars loaded with crude oil has derailed near Galena.

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Durbin Wants Expansion of Veterans Caregiver Funding

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Senator Dick Durbin wants to expand a program that currently provides care to post-9/11 disabled veterans, to disabled veterans of any conflict.

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Unions Sue Over Exec. Order on Fair Share Dues

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Illinois labor unions are asking a judge to invalidate Gov. Bruce Rauner's executive order.

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Lawmaker Wants to Revive Illinois Death Penalty

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Just four years after capital punishment was taken off the books in Illinois, a state lawmaker says it's time to bring it back.

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Number of Illinois Children in Poverty Holds Steady

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The child poverty rate is holding steady in Illinois, but it's holding steady at a rate higher than advocates would like.

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Sanitary District Wants $70m+ in Bonds for Plant Upgrades

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The Springfield Metro Sanitary District could need $70 million in bond money to pay for upgrades to the Sugar Creek Treatment Plant