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Amidst a global pandemic, IVpod is here to help! This week we talk about the coronavirus' impact on the local Illinois Valley. After that, some randomness plus our usual things of the week. Thanks for listening everyone!

Please check out our show sponsor, Starved Rock Coffee.

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Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," "Secrets of the Schoolyard," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Long time friend of the show, Attorney Doug Kramarsic, joins the show to give a legal perspective on everything we could think of! Need legal advice? Doug's your man. 

Please check out our show sponsor, Starved Rock Coffee.

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Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," "Secrets of the Schoolyard," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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On this episode of the Illinois Valley Alternative Podcast, John and Clayton discuss a variety of local topics: OSLAD, the Starved Rock Lock and Dam, Streator 4th of July, the American Pickers at Herrcke, and some old timey stories courtesy of the Ottawa Times. Also, thanks to the NewsTribune for many of this episodes' topics. We finish up with our things of the week with plenty of randomness to fill in the cracks. 

Please check out our show sponsor, Starved Rock Coffee.

starvedrockcoffeecompany.com

www.ivpod.com

 

Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," "Secrets of the Schoolyard," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Welcome to 2020! On this episode of the Illinois Valley Alternative Podcast, John and Clayton discuss new laws coming to the new year. After that, they hit up the top stories of 2019 and the top stories of the decade.

Please check out our show sponsor, Starved Rock Coffee.

starvedrockcoffeecompany.com

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Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," "Secrets of the Schoolyard," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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It's the Christmas/Star Wars countdown episode....well, more like the Star Wars episode. This week we welcome the Spark of Hope Podcast host, Megan Cullinan, to talk about all things Star Wars. Megan's podcast is truly inspirational and focuses on individuals who have taken on a great challenge in life, and used Star Wars to find his or her's own spark of hope in pushing through. We talk about her podcast, her challenges, and of course....a lot of Star Wars. We squeeze in a little local Illinois Valley/Starved Rock area talk, plus of course our "stuff we are into" segment. Happy Holidays Everyone!

Please check out our show sponsor, Starved Rock Coffee.

starvedrockcoffeecompany.com

www.ivpod.com

 

Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Convicted murderer Chester Weger was paroled on November 21st, 2019. The tragedy became a national story in 1960 and has haunted the Starved Rock area ever since. We talked with Steve Stout, author of the Starved Rock Murders to get his thoughts on the news. 

 

Today's sponsors: Radium City Brewery and Sketchmass

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Music from the Show:

Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Vicious," "Furious Freak," and "Five Card Shuffle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

 

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The best darn disc golfer to come out of the Illinois Valley has returned to the show! Dana Vicich, professional disc golf player and Ottawa Illinois native sits down with John to discuss his passion, disc golf. We talk about some of the events Dana has been involved with, the state of disc golf in the Illinois Valley, and tips for noobs. Check him out on your social media platform of choice @danadiscgolf.

And be sure to ask our sponsors about the IVpod discount. 

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Music from the Show:

Vicious, Secrets of the Schoolyard, and Five Card Shuffle by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a CC Attribution 3.0.

https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100227

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This week the Illinois Valley Alternative Podcast returns with a special guest, Mr. Jay Roach. Jay is a long time friend and supporter of the show. Our talk goes so many places that explaining it is not really doable. You will just have to listen to see what all the fuss is about. Enjoy the show and check out this week's sponsors.....

Boz Jigs and Tackle
River Front Bar and Grill
Stacy Mayers Designs

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 Music from the Show:

Vicious, Secrets of the Schoolyard, and Five Card Shuffle by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a CC Attribution 3.0.

https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100227

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IVpod 2019 is here! On this episode, we talk about the holidays. Also some talk about Alexa listening to our lives, and a follow up on flushing wet wipes. After that we run through the NewsTribune and Times top news stories of 2018. Oh, and big upcoming news....the IVpod Puppy CAM is coming!

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Music from the Show:

Vicious, Secrets of the Schoolyard, and Five Card Shuffle by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a CC Attribution 3.0.

https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100227

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This week IVpod and the Illinois Valley Alternative Podcast return with some local housing market talk. After that we talk pod, which leads to Jake the Snake and our cherished wrestling memories. It's a doozy!

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 Music from the Show:

Vicious, Secrets of the Schoolyard, and Five Card Shuffle by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a CC Attribution 3.0.

https://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100227

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