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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis has virtually all campaign money for 13th DistrictThere are four candidates for Congress in Illinois' 13th District. Together th
Davis has virtually all campaign money for 13th District
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
There are four candidates for Congress in Illinois' 13th District. Together they have $969.310.65 in their campaign funds. U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis has $962,412.40 of that sum. To the incumbents go all the advantages. Davis, a Republican from... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
McCarter has to make $52,000 in campaign donation refundsCongressional fundraising in a nutshell: veteran U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Coll
McCarter has to make $52,000 in campaign donation refunds
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Congressional fundraising in a nutshell: veteran U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Collinsville has a lot of it and his Republican challenger, Kyle McCarter, needs to refund more than half of his because of sloppy bookkeeping. Fourth quarter fundraising... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Whatever Happened To: The military draftWay back when — roughly 50 years ago — young men didn't necessarily look forwar
Whatever Happened To: The military draft
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Way back when — roughly 50 years ago — young men didn't necessarily look forward to life after graduating from high school or college. Instead, their attention was focused on three words that had the capacity to dramatically change their lives — the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Tuscaloosa Co. commissioner Bobby Miller passes awayA longtime Tuscaloosa County commissioner has passed away. Commissioner Bobby
Tuscaloosa Co. commissioner Bobby Miller passes away
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
A longtime Tuscaloosa County commissioner has passed away. Commissioner Bobby Miller, who served District 3, passed away on Friday, family members and County Commission Chairman Hardy McCollum confirmed. Miller suffered a major heart attack last... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Taylorville Schools Need Budget HelpTaylorville, IL - More than one hundred concerned parents and citizens attended
Taylorville Schools Need Budget Help
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 12 days ago
Taylorville, IL - More than one hundred concerned parents and citizens attended a special informational meeting Wednesday night to hear how the Taylorville school district will be able to deliver a balanced budget for fiscal year 2017. Members of the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Ex-Gov. Edgar 'extremely disappointed'Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his State of the State address today, and it's hard
Ex-Gov. Edgar 'extremely disappointed'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his State of the State address today, and it's hard to believe he could say the state's condition is anything but awful. Former Gov. Jim Edgar, who was governor from 1991 to 1999, places a lot of the blame on his fellow... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
County Attempts To Collect Millions From DeadbeatsDecatur – In a time when taxes are going up Macon County is owed nearly $56 mil
County Attempts To Collect Millions From Deadbeats
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 14 days ago
Decatur – In a time when taxes are going up Macon County is owed nearly $56 million in unpaid fines, fees and court judgments. Circuit Clerk Lois Durbin has been attempting to collect that money and in recent years a collection agency has taken in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Senate President John Cullerton: School funding reform must be top priority for 2016 Education is supposed to be the great equalizer in America — the fundamental
Senate President John Cullerton: School funding reform must be top priority for 2016
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
Education is supposed to be the great equalizer in America — the fundamental key to prosperity, happiness and success.A good education helps to ensure students in... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Lawmakers, Superintendent call for funding fixTAYLORVILLE- Two state lawmakers and a school superintendent called for changes
Lawmakers, Superintendent call for funding fix
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 20 days ago
TAYLORVILLE- Two state lawmakers and a school superintendent called for changes to Illinois’ school funding system during a press conference here Tuesday. Sen. Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, and Rep. Sue Scherer, D-Decatur, said the state’s current and... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Taylorville man taken into custody for Battery of InfantTAYLORVILLE – The Taylorville Police Department reports a man is in custody aft
Taylorville man taken into custody for Battery of Infant
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 20 days ago
TAYLORVILLE – The Taylorville Police Department reports a man is in custody after admitting to tossing an infant. Police responded to the Taylorville Memorial Hospital on Friday, January 15, shortly after 9 PM after hospital workers informed... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
More firms try to help graduates pay off loansNEW YORK — Employers are discovering that making it easier for workers to pay o
More firms try to help graduates pay off loans
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK — Employers are discovering that making it easier for workers to pay off their student loans helps to attract and keep a happy workforce. More and more companies are helping workers refinance their debts at better rates, giving employees... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Arrests made in recent robberiesOMAR – Two arrests were made Wednesday, Jan. 13 for an armed robbery that occur
Arrests made in recent robberies
Williamson Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
OMAR – Two arrests were made Wednesday, Jan. 13 for an armed robbery that occurred Monday, at the One Stop in Omar that led to a breakthrough for local law enforcement agencies in two recent Mingo County robbery investigations. A press release from... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Rep. Davis urges flooding victims to visit aid centerKINCAID, Ill. (AP) - Congressman Rodney Davis is urging central Illinois reside
Rep. Davis urges flooding victims to visit aid center
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 26 days ago
KINCAID, Ill. (AP) - Congressman Rodney Davis is urging central Illinois residents impacted by recent flooding to seek help at a local emergency response center set up for that purpose. Gov. Bruce Rauner declared disaster areas last week in 23... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Rep. Davis urges flooding victims to visit aid centerKINCAID, Ill. (AP) - Congressman Rodney Davis is urging central Illinois reside
Rep. Davis urges flooding victims to visit aid center
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 26 days ago
KINCAID, Ill. (AP) - Congressman Rodney Davis is urging central Illinois residents impacted by recent flooding to seek help at a local emergency response center set up for that purpose. Gov. Bruce Rauner declared disaster areas last week in 23... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
winter weather advisory issued for East Central IllinoisNew Saturday morning:Several more counties have been added to the winter weathe
winter weather advisory issued for East Central Illinois
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
New Saturday morning:Several more counties have been added to the winter weather advisory. More from the National Weather Service: URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL 1033 AM CST SAT JAN 9... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
9 of 11 in GOP race have local delegatesSPRINGFIELD — Nine of the Republican candidates for president are fielding dele
9 of 11 in GOP race have local delegates
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
SPRINGFIELD — Nine of the Republican candidates for president are fielding delegate slates in the two congressional districts in East Central Illinois. Two other GOP presidential contenders — Mike Huckabee and Rick Santorum — will be on the ballot... Read more

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