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Peoria – WCBU 89.9 (Fridays 6-7 p.m.)

Mount Vernon - WVSI 88.9 (Sundays 6-7 a.m.)

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Springfield/Decatur - WUIS 91.9 (Fridays 11 a.m. - Noon, 11 p.m. - Midnight, Saturdays 9-10 a.m.)

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Video gambling has exploded across much of Illinois.  The machines are available at corner bars, neighborhood restaurants and more.  That means they are easily accessible to the people who are addicted to gambling.  Is the state doing enough to help those individuals?  We have a report.  

* Dusty chats with an Urbana high school student who wrote a scatching response to a newspaper editorial on school violence.

* Daisy Contreras fills us in on the Governor's plan for more gambling in Illinois.

* Dusty Rhodes reports from Stateville Correctional Center about a program that helps inmates get college degrees.  

 

Rockford/DeKalb – WNIJ 89.5 (Saturdays 6-7 a.m., Sundays 6-7 p.m.)

* Dana Vollmer talks with the Director of the Illinois Chapter of the National Organization for Women about International Women's Day.  They discuss what gender equity issues still need attention. 

Carbondale – WSIU 91.9 (Sundays 6-7 a.m.)


 Sundays 6-7 p.m.) Springfield/Decatur - WUIS 91.9 (Fridays 11 a.m. - Noon gamblers anonymous online meetings

* Sam Dunklau explains an effort to raise the tax on cigarettes and tax vaping products.

 Sundays 6-7 p.m.) Springfield/Decatur - WUIS 91.9 (Fridays 11 a.m. - Noon gamblers anonymous online meetings

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Pittsfield - WIPA 89.3 (Fridays 11 a.m. - Noon, 11 p.m. - Midnight, Saturdays 9-10 a.m.)

Olney - WUSI 90.3 (Sundays 6-7 a.m.)

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Casino websites wishes you to enjoy online casino responsibly.

Never play online casino with money you can't afford to lose and be aware of the fact that gambling is not a way of earning money.

Gambling may cause pathological addiction if it is not enjoyed in moderation.

If you feel like you have to limit your gambling behavior, contact Gamcare for professional help.

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