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The Champaign News-Gazette
Judge orders animals returned to couple accused of neglectAssistant Public Defender Aaron Brakke, said in court Thursday that there was n
Judge orders animals returned to couple accused of neglect
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Assistant Public Defender Aaron Brakke, said in court Thursday that there was no involvement or consultation with the Illinois Department of Agriculture in the seizure of the animals, which is required in such situations. Girton said there... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois officials to analyze fairgrounds flooding, damagefair, swamped campgrounds and forced fair officials to cancel some events on Au
Illinois officials to analyze fairgrounds flooding, damage
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
fair, swamped campgrounds and forced fair officials to cancel some events on Aug. 12, The State Journal-Register reported. Illinois Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Rebecca Clark said the Illinois Department of Transportation will analyze how... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois officials to analyze fairgrounds flooding, damage5.6 inches on the first full day of the fair Aug. 12, swamped campgrounds and f
Illinois officials to analyze fairgrounds flooding, damage
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
5.6 inches on the first full day of the fair Aug. 12, swamped campgrounds and forced fair officials to cancel some events. Illinois Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Rebecca Clark says the Illinois Department of Transportation will analyze how... Read more
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Daily Herald
At 94, she's still winning ribbons at Illinois State Fairwin, she feels happy for those who do. She says that's because she remembers ho
At 94, she's still winning ribbons at Illinois State Fair
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
win, she feels happy for those who do. She says that's because she remembers how it felt to beat a longtime champion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture issued a news release inviting the public to view Brockschmidt's exhibits and those of... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
County board votes against hog farm meetingMACOMB — A motion to request permission from the Illinois Department of Agricul
County board votes against hog farm meeting
McDonough County Voice / Posted 9 days ago
MACOMB — A motion to request permission from the Illinois Department of Agriculture to hold an informational meeting on a hog confinement facility that could be located near Adair was defeated Wednesday by the McDonough County Board on a 13 to 5... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois State Fair workers paid $1.5M for last year's eventFair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate re
Illinois State Fair workers paid $1.5M for last year's event
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Fair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate revenues were down just $55,000 from 2014. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Phil Nelson and Illinois State Fair chief Patrick Buchen resigned just a month... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Fair workers paid $1.5M for last year’s eventFair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate re
Fair workers paid $1.5M for last year’s event
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Fair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate revenues were down just $55,000 from 2014. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Phil Nelson and Illinois State Fair chief Patrick Buchen resigned just a month... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois State Fair workers paid $1.5 million for last year’s eventFair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate re
Illinois State Fair workers paid $1.5 million for last year’s event
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
Fair officials said past numbers were inflated, noting that parking and gate revenues were down just $55,000 from 2014. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Phil Nelson and Illinois State Fair chief Patrick Buchen resigned just a month... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner reboots state fair after nearly a year of unpaid bills from last onewere inflated, noting gate and parking revenues were down just $55,000 from 201
Rauner reboots state fair after nearly a year of unpaid bills from last one
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
were inflated, noting gate and parking revenues were down just $55,000 from 2014. Just a month after last year's fair, Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Phil Nelson and Illinois State Fair chief Patrick Buchen resigned. Buchen later... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois bill backers want less state in state fairsA bill that has the support of Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois Department of Agr
Illinois bill backers want less state in state fairs
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
A bill that has the support of Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Raymond Poe failed to advance this spring despite unanimous support from the Senate Executive Committee, the Springfield bureau of Lee Enterprises... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
County ponders hog farm hearingto construct a hog farm has been filed for a location 1.5 miles south of Highwa
County ponders hog farm hearing
McDonough County Voice / Posted 17 days ago
to construct a hog farm has been filed for a location 1.5 miles south of Highway 136 and 3.2 miles northwest of Adair.The Illinois Department of Agriculture published details of the filing last week, stating that Scott Herndon has proposed to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Deadly spills of pig waste kill hundreds of thousands of fish in Illinoisor assessing their potential pollution risks. Instead, Illinois livestock conf
Deadly spills of pig waste kill hundreds of thousands of fish in Illinois
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
or assessing their potential pollution risks. Instead, Illinois livestock confinements are granted permits solely by the Illinois Department of Agriculture, whose mission is to promote livestock agriculture as well as regulate it. Under state... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
McDonough Power right-of-way work to begin in early Augustand to prevent potential safety hazards,” Hamm stated in a press release.Spoon
McDonough Power right-of-way work to begin in early August
McDonough County Voice / Posted a month ago
and to prevent potential safety hazards,” Hamm stated in a press release.Spoon River Electric personnel are licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture and are experienced in all aspects of tree pruning and herbicide application. Customers... Read more

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