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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Springfield Ward 8 — Kris Theilen

In 2015 Municipal Election

Theilen joined WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. Theilen, the incumbent, faces former city spokesman Ernie Slottag in the April 7th election.

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Springfield Ward 8 — Ernie Slottag

In 2015 Municipal Election

Slottag, a former city of Springfield spokesman, joins WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. Slottag faces incumbent Kris Thielen on April 7th.

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Springfield Ward 9 — Jim Donelan

In 2015 Municipal Election

Donelan joins WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. He faces Tony Smarjesse in the April 7th election.

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Springfield Ward 9 — Tony Smarjesse

In 2015 Municipal Election

Smarjesse joins WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. Smarjesse faces James “Jim” Donelan in the April 7th election.

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Focus – 4/5

In Focus Podcasts

Show Date: April 5, 2015

Weekend Newswatch

Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

The Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon happens this weekend

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Brian Reardon, race director for the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon happening Saturday morning.

Morning Newswatch

Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

Second Germanwings black box has been found

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with CBS Radio News Aviation analyst Mark Rosenker on the latest on the co-pilot of that Germanwings plane crash, and what info is coming out of the second black box.

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

The Iranian deal on nuclear weapon development

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

An agreement has been reached between Iran and six world powers about Teheran being blocked from developing nuclear weapons.

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Thursday, April 2, 201504/02/2015

Springfield Ward 10 — Ralph Hanauer

In 2015 Municipal Election

Hanauer joins WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. He faces Phil Chiles in the April 7th election.

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Thursday, April 2, 201504/02/2015

Springfield Ward 10 — Phil Chiles

In 2015 Municipal Election

Chiles joins WTAX’s Ray Lytle to talk about his candidacy. Chiles faces Ralph Hanauer in the April 7th election.

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