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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter LaSalle County birds test positive for West Nile virusOTTAWA � The LaSalle County Health Department has received confirmation that an
Mendota Reporter LaSalle County birds test positive for West Nile virus
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
OTTAWA � The LaSalle County Health Department has received confirmation that another bird has tested positive for West Nile virus. The Illinois Department of Agriculture Laboratory in Galesburg confirmed the test on a crow collected from Peru on Aug.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Klein is Oak Crest Good SamaritanSince 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Sama
Klein is Oak Crest Good Samaritan
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
Since 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Samaritan. A Good Samaritan is a person who cares for others beyond the normal compassion of most people; a person who actively participates in various community organizations... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
IAMP and IDOA Partner to Donate MeatSPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Association of Meat Processors (IAMP) will be donati
IAMP and IDOA Partner to Donate Meat
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Association of Meat Processors (IAMP) will be donating products from its Meats Competition and display at the conclusion of the Illinois State Fair. IAMP and the Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) partnered to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Klein named Oak Crest 2015 Good SamaritanSince 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Sama
Klein named Oak Crest 2015 Good Samaritan
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Since 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Samaritan. A Good Samaritan is a person who cares for others beyond the normal compassion of most people; a person who actively participates in various community organizations... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaThe Illinois Department of Agriculture released the business names of seven aut
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the business names of seven authorized growers to The Associated Press on Thursday in response to a public records request. The department initially withheld the company names without giving a... Read more
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WSIL 3 Southern Illinois
7 Businesses Get Go-Ahead to Grow MarijuanaCHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are lo
7 Businesses Get Go-Ahead to Grow Marijuana
WSIL 3 Southern Illinois / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana -Updated: Friday, August 21 2015, 11:34 AM CDTCHICAGO (AP) -- Illinois businesse
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana -
FOX Illinois / Posted 9 days ago
Updated: Friday, August 21 2015, 11:34 AM CDTCHICAGO (AP) -- Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaThe Illinois Department of Agriculture released the business names of seven aut
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the business names of seven authorized growers to The Associated Press on Thursday in response to a public records request. The department initially withheld the company names without giving a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaCHICAGO — Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO — Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaIllinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far no
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 10 days ago
Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the business names of... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaCHICAGO (AP) _ Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are lo
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) _ Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaCHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are lo
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuanaCHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are lo
Illinois releases names of 7 with go-ahead to grow marijuana
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois businesses with state approval to grow marijuana are located as far north as Freeport near the Wisconsin state line and as far south as the Edwards County city of Albion. The Illinois Department of Agriculture released the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
County fair helps keep fire station operationalThe Pulaski County Fair is in full swing, but what does the fair mean to the co
County fair helps keep fire station operational
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
The Pulaski County Fair is in full swing, but what does the fair mean to the community? This is the 56th year for the Pulaski County Fair. What once was a street celebration in its early years has now grown into a full fledged fun fest for the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Centennial Farms Honored, Promoted as Potential Big Business for New Cuba RelationshipSpringfield - From the field, to the grain truck, to the tractor, farming is a
Centennial Farms Honored, Promoted as Potential Big Business for New Cuba Relationship
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 12 days ago
Springfield - From the field, to the grain truck, to the tractor, farming is a family affair. Paul Burtle's farm, located near Auburn, has been in the family for a century. He, like many others, was recognized by the Illinois Department of... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Illinois State Fair Monitoring Weather -Updated: Monday, August 17 2015, 11:22 PM CDT With the chance for rain and thu
Illinois State Fair Monitoring Weather -
FOX Illinois / Posted 13 days ago
Updated: Monday, August 17 2015, 11:22 PM CDT With the chance for rain and thunderstorms picking up, the Illinois State Fair is closely monitoring the weather to keep everyone safe. Fair staff says, in the case of severe weather, visitors should... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Illinois Takes Steps to Support Veterans -Updated: Sunday, August 16 2015, 10:23 PM CDTGov. Rauner said the state needed
Illinois Takes Steps to Support Veterans -
FOX Illinois / Posted 14 days ago
Updated: Sunday, August 16 2015, 10:23 PM CDTGov. Rauner said the state needed to do right by veterans at the state fair Sunday. "Veterans day is the most important day at the fair," Rauner said. "We're here to honor, remember and say thanks to... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Area fairs see stable attendance, slight decline in exhibitorsOgle, Carroll, and Lee county fairs have passed; Bureau and Whiteside are yet t
Area fairs see stable attendance, slight decline in exhibitors
SaukValley.com / Posted 16 days ago
Ogle, Carroll, and Lee county fairs have passed; Bureau and Whiteside are yet to come. But just what does it take to host a fair nowadays? We set out to find out. Funding In March, the Illinois Department of Agriculture informed all county fairs... Read more
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FOX Illinois
SMTD Bus Changes for State Fair -If you're looking to take the bus to the 2015 Illinois State Fair, there are so
SMTD Bus Changes for State Fair -
FOX Illinois / Posted 16 days ago
If you're looking to take the bus to the 2015 Illinois State Fair, there are some big changes to the routes you need to know about. Thursday night, there will be no bus service to the fairgrounds because of the Twilight Parade. Charlina Thomas has... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois State Fair must go on without budget, vendors sayGov. Bruce Rauner has said some fair exhibitors and performers might not get pa
Illinois State Fair must go on without budget, vendors say
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner has said some fair exhibitors and performers might not get paid on time this year, as the Republican and Democratic leaders in the General Assembly work out a budget impasse, and Department of Agriculture officials have issued... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Clayton officials take next step to keep hog confinement outCLAYTON, ILL. -- On Tuesday, the Village of Clayton in Adams County discussed
Clayton officials take next step to keep hog confinement out
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 19 days ago
CLAYTON, ILL. -- On Tuesday, the Village of Clayton in Adams County discussed the potential for a hog confinement coming to town. The village board said at its meeting it will hire an attorney and consult an outside source as to how it will try and... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delaysSPRINGFIELD, ILL. (AP) -- Illinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agre
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 22 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. (AP) -- Illinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agreed to work despite the chance that they will have to wait to be paid due to state budget issues. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson says otherwise... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Di
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays
Northwest Herald / Posted 23 days ago
"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson said during a preview of the fair for the media on Thursday. "That's part of doing business," he said. "I think everybody has a very good, positive... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Di
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson said during a preview of the fair for the media on Thursday. "That's part of doing business," he said. "I think everybody has a very good, positive... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Di
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 days ago
"They understand we don't have a budget," Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson said during a preview of the fair for the media on Thursday. "That's part of doing business," he said. "I think everybody has a very good, positive... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delaysIllinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agreed to work despite the chan
Illinois State Fair vendors may have payment delays
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
Illinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agreed to work despite the chance that they will have to wait to be paid due to state budget issues. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson says otherwise the budget impasse in... Read more
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WSIL 3 Southern Illinois
Illinois State Fair Vendors May Have Payment DelaysSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agreed
Illinois State Fair Vendors May Have Payment Delays
WSIL 3 Southern Illinois / Posted 23 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois State Fair organizers say vendors have agreed to work despite the chance that they will have to wait to be paid due to state budget issues. Illinois Department of Agriculture Director Philip Nelson says otherwise... Read more
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WSIL 3 Southern Illinois
Springfield Business People Named 'Ag Ambassadors'SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture
Springfield Business People Named 'Ag Ambassadors'
WSIL 3 Southern Illinois / Posted 23 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture has named the state's first "Ag Ambassadors." The department announced Thursday that Evelyn Brandt-Thomas and Glen Brandt of Springfield will serve in the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Effects of Budget Impasse at Illinois State FairSPRINGFIELD - Vendors at the Illinois State Fair will continue to work despite
Effects of Budget Impasse at Illinois State Fair
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 23 days ago
SPRINGFIELD - Vendors at the Illinois State Fair will continue to work despite the chance they'll have to wait to be paid due to the ongoing impasse over passing a state budget. Philip Nelson, Illinois Department of Agriculture Director, says the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Springfield business people named 'Ag Ambassadors'SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture
Springfield business people named 'Ag Ambassadors'
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 24 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture has named the state's first "Ag Ambassadors." The department announced Thursday that Evelyn Brandt-Thomas and Glen Brandt of Springfield will serve in the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Springfield business people named 'Ag Ambassadors'SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture
Springfield business people named 'Ag Ambassadors'
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 24 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture has named the state's first "Ag Ambassadors." The department announced Thursday that Evelyn Brandt-Thomas and Glen Brandt of Springfield will serve in the... Read more
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FOX Illinois
New Wind Farm Law -Updated: Thursday, August 6 2015, 10:52 PM CDTA new bill will transfer regulato
New Wind Farm Law -
FOX Illinois / Posted 24 days ago
Updated: Thursday, August 6 2015, 10:52 PM CDTA new bill will transfer regulatory control over wind farm projects from counties, to the Illinois Department of Agriculture. The change was advocated by the Illinois Farm Bureau that says it brings... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
State Fairs to go on despite no new state budgetSpringfield-- The state fairs in Springfield and Du Quoin will go on as planned
State Fairs to go on despite no new state budget
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted a month ago
Springfield-- The state fairs in Springfield and Du Quoin will go on as planned next month despite the lack of a new state budget. The food vendors, the rides, the entertainment acts and more will go on as planned according to the Governor's office.... Read more

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