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Bureau County Republican
Nutrient and crop cover seminar is Aug. 2IVCC two years and then make a seamless transfer to an agriculture degree progr
Nutrient and crop cover seminar is Aug. 2
Bureau County Republican / Posted 18 hours ago
IVCC two years and then make a seamless transfer to an agriculture degree program at the U of I, Illinois State University, Western Illinois University and Southern Illinois University. IVCC recently hired Willard Mott to lead the effort to build... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Macomb family goes on a Col. Rock III scavenger huntIII scavenger hunt Posted Jul. 23, 2016 at 10:30 AM MACOMB — One Macomb famil
Macomb family goes on a Col. Rock III scavenger hunt
McDonough County Voice / Posted 2 days ago
III scavenger hunt Posted Jul. 23, 2016 at 10:30 AM MACOMB — One Macomb family’s recent downtown outing turned into a Western Illinois University-themed scavenger hunt. Steve Clements was spending the afternoon downtown with one of his... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Moore turns 90Bev is an alumna of Western Illinois University and Illinois State University.
Mendota Reporter Moore turns 90
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Bev is an alumna of Western Illinois University and Illinois State University. She started her teaching career in Farmington. She also taught in Kewanee and then moved back to Mendota to teach girls physical education in the 1950s and early 1960s.... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Cooling centers open during high heat advisoryMACOMB — The City of Macomb is working in conjunction with Western Illinois Uni
Cooling centers open during high heat advisory
McDonough County Voice / Posted 4 days ago
MACOMB — The City of Macomb is working in conjunction with Western Illinois University to offer cooling center options for the public as the heat index tops 110 degrees.The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Thursday going into... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Lacy prepares for state's attorney's positionin charge. "I didn't think I could get into law school. I wasn't the best stude
Lacy prepares for state's attorney's position
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in charge. "I didn't think I could get into law school. I wasn't the best student." That changed when she transferred to Western Illinois University as a criminal justice major. "A lot of my confidence came when I was at Western," said Lacy, who... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New McDonald's store to open Thursdayand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
New McDonald's store to open Thursday
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy pool discounts admission to beat the heatand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Quincy pool discounts admission to beat the heat
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New standards could be coming for genetically modified food labelsand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
New standards could be coming for genetically modified food labels
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campus Notes3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Local students on the list include Conner Livingston of Gen
Campus Notes
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Local students on the list include Conner Livingston of Geneva and Brittany McCullough of St. Charles. Western Illinois University Riley Rutter, daughter of Julie and Dan Rutter�of Sugar Grove, has been named to the Western... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Terry Brecherbrother, Lee. Terry graduated from Pekin Community High School, where he excell
Terry Brecher
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
brother, Lee. Terry graduated from Pekin Community High School, where he excelled at sports. He went on to play baseball at Western Illinois University, where he was a 1967 NAIA All American. He later received a WIU Alumni Achievement Award, and he... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
ACE Hardware store could be coming to Pittsfieldand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
ACE Hardware store could be coming to Pittsfield
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Registration for local after-school program underwayand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Registration for local after-school program underway
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Heat advisory prompts warning from some local first respondersand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Heat advisory prompts warning from some local first responders
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Sparks fly at Ameren substation in Adams Countyand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Sparks fly at Ameren substation in Adams County
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Car goes off Highway 104 during heavy rainand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Car goes off Highway 104 during heavy rain
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Wednesday on WGEM News Today: New standards could be coming for genetically modified food labelsand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Wednesday on WGEM News Today: New standards could be coming for genetically modified food labels
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
7 related stories
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal approves further discussion with Clean Line Energyand bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois
Hannibal approves further discussion with Clean Line Energy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
and bricks sit on the property of the old Higbee School in Pittsfield, Illinois. Now they want something done about it. Western Illinois University calls back some laid off employeesWestern Illinois University calls back some laid off... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
What were they thinking?impressive at his position. And there have been numerous others who have atten
What were they thinking?
Greene County Daily World / Posted 6 days ago
impressive at his position. And there have been numerous others who have attended the likes of Indiana State University, Western Illinois University, Marian College and Benedictine University, just to name a few. I have not talked to any college... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Businessman urges police outreachthe second-lowest bidder.The city council also voted to authorize solicitation
Businessman urges police outreach
McDonough County Voice / Posted 6 days ago
the second-lowest bidder.The city council also voted to authorize solicitation of bids for the lining of sewers underneath Western Illinois University's Q-Lot, near Jana Road, and near East Jefferson Street between Dudley and Madison... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the towns, July 17, 2016education for five years before entering the ministry. “I definitely have some
Around the towns, July 17, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
education for five years before entering the ministry. “I definitely have some family in it, but while I was working at Western Illinois University, I volunteered as the campus ministry adviser at my local church and was encouraged while doing... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
King Band concerts offer something for everyonebachelor's degree in music education from Iowa State University in Ames and a m
King Band concerts offer something for everyone
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
bachelor's degree in music education from Iowa State University in Ames and a master's degree in clarinet performance from Western Illinois University. She has performed with numerous symphony orchestras in both Iowa and Illinois, including the... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
City of Macomb presents check to Burlington Kennel ClubKennel Club on Wednesday, July 13. The Burlington Kennel Club will host an Amer
City of Macomb presents check to Burlington Kennel Club
McDonough County Voice / Posted 9 days ago
Kennel Club on Wednesday, July 13. The Burlington Kennel Club will host an American Kennel Club-sanctioned dog show at Western Illinois University Spencer Student Recreation Center July 23 and 24. Macomb Mayor Mike Inman, who was on hand for... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Dog trainer asks for county rules adjustmentis always needed for dogs, cats, and kittens. She noted that the humane society
Dog trainer asks for county rules adjustment
McDonough County Voice / Posted 9 days ago
is always needed for dogs, cats, and kittens. She noted that the humane society raised $6,000 at its annual fundraiser last month, and that the society would have an information table at the upcoming Kennel Club show at Western Illinois Unive... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Edward J. ‘Ed’ Eubanks1951, in Sterling the son of Loyde and Joan (Kaeser) Eubanks.�He graduated in 1
Edward J. ‘Ed’ Eubanks
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
1951, in Sterling the son of Loyde and Joan (Kaeser) Eubanks.�He graduated in 1971 from Milledgeville High School, attended Western Illinois University, and was a man of many talents.�He worked from 1973 to 2001 at Northwestern Steel and Wire Co.... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU receiving about $5M per month from stopgap measure Posted Jul. 15, 2016 at 10:08 AM MACOMB — Western Illinois University receiv
WIU receiving about $5M per month from stopgap measure
McDonough County Voice / Posted 10 days ago
Posted Jul. 15, 2016 at 10:08 AM MACOMB — Western Illinois University received $31 million in operating funds after Governor Bruce Rauner signed a six-month stopgap funding bill on June 30.... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Good Hope approves appropriations increaserailings, among other needs. The village is also having its cemetery mapped by
Good Hope approves appropriations increase
McDonough County Voice / Posted 11 days ago
railings, among other needs. The village is also having its cemetery mapped by the Geographic Information Systems Center at Western Illinois University, although it was not made clear whether this was included in the repairs section of the cemetery... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Richards-HolemanThe bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Princeton High School and a 2009 graduate
Richards-Holeman
Bureau County Republican / Posted 11 days ago
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Princeton High School and a 2009 graduate of Western Illinois University. She is a billing specialist at Genesis Home Medical Supply in Davenport, Iowa. Her fianc� is a 2000 graduate of Central High School in... Read more
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Roll Call
Family's Tragedy Drives Opioid Billto Buffalo Grove, Ill., about a four-hour drive from his school, a few weeks be
Family's Tragedy Drives Opioid Bill
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
to Buffalo Grove, Ill., about a four-hour drive from his school, a few weeks before finals during his sophomore year at Western Illinois University. “He said he was being accused of stealing things and people were after him,” Jody said.... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU Trustees to hold annual retreatMACOMB — The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will hold its annual
WIU Trustees to hold annual retreat
McDonough County Voice / Posted 12 days ago
MACOMB — The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees will hold its annual retreat Thursday and Friday at the the Citizens Bank conference room, 127 S. South Side Square.According to the agenda posted by the university, Thursday’s activities... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Police arrest five in drug conspiracy warrant round-up on Fridaycash each. Brown’s bail is $15,000 cash.The Macomb Police Department was assist
Police arrest five in drug conspiracy warrant round-up on Friday
McDonough County Voice / Posted 13 days ago
cash each. Brown’s bail is $15,000 cash.The Macomb Police Department was assisted by the McDonough County Sheriff’s Office, Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety and the Illinois State Police Zone 4 Task Force. The McDonough County... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Burlington Kennel Club to host AKC dog show in MacombJul. 12, 2016 at 10:32 AM MACOMB — Dogs are not typically allowed in the Spenc
Burlington Kennel Club to host AKC dog show in Macomb
McDonough County Voice / Posted 13 days ago
Jul. 12, 2016 at 10:32 AM MACOMB — Dogs are not typically allowed in the Spencer Student Recreation Center on the Western Illinois University campus, but for two special days later this month canines will be welcomed. On July 23 and 24,... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
‘The Bootlegger’ opening night in Colchester sells outand titular bootlegger Henry “Kelly” Wagle through interviews with local reside
‘The Bootlegger’ opening night in Colchester sells out
McDonough County Voice / Posted 13 days ago
and titular bootlegger Henry “Kelly” Wagle through interviews with local residents and archival footage provided by the Western Illinois University Archives.In an interview Monday, Walker said he was very pleased with the turnout for the film... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Scouting experience helps local youth shineand then leave.This is about who we are as people.” Josh Cannon, who graduated
Scouting experience helps local youth shine
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 16 days ago
and then leave.This is about who we are as people.” Josh Cannon, who graduated from the Quest Academy in May, will attend Western Illinois University beginning in August. He wants to be an athletic trainer. Kelante will return to Quest next month... Read more
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Daily Herald
Coaching legend Derril Kipp's life celebrated in Maine West gym where he excelledbe with Jesus." Kipp's wife, Marianne, who rarely missed a home or away game,
Coaching legend Derril Kipp's life celebrated in Maine West gym where he excelled
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
be with Jesus." Kipp's wife, Marianne, who rarely missed a home or away game, remembered how he pursued her for a date at Western Illinois University in Macomb, and that her strict father wasn't thrilled about the news. Her dad didn't want her... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Police arrest three on meth-related chargesin the near future.”The drug unit consists of officers from Macomb Police Depar
Police arrest three on meth-related charges
McDonough County Voice / Posted 17 days ago
in the near future.”The drug unit consists of officers from Macomb Police Department, McDonough County Sheriff’s Office and Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety. According to Macomb Police Sgt. Lindsey May, Illinois State Police Zone... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois budget uncertainty could affect tuition grantscover MAP grants for its students for the full year, “unless something drastic
Illinois budget uncertainty could affect tuition grants
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
cover MAP grants for its students for the full year, “unless something drastic happens.” Southern Illinois University and Western Illinois University announced they will cover the grants for the fall semester, but are taking a wait-and-see... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Commission approves Chick’s facade workPlaces. Nemec said there are eight such designations now in Macomb, three of th
Commission approves Chick’s facade work
McDonough County Voice / Posted 19 days ago
Places. Nemec said there are eight such designations now in Macomb, three of them being structures on the campus of Western Illinois University. He said a list of those locations has been submitted to the Office of the McDonough County... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Larry E. Wilcoxenof Arts degree. He received a Master of Arts degree from Bradley University, an
Larry E. Wilcoxen
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
of Arts degree. He received a Master of Arts degree from Bradley University, and a Certificate of Advanced Study from Western Illinois University. Larry enjoyed his chosen field of education as a teacher, coach, principal and superintendent,... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Larry Wilcoxena Bachelor of Arts from Knox College, a Master of Arts from Bradley University
Larry Wilcoxen
Bureau County Republican / Posted 21 days ago
a Bachelor of Arts from Knox College, a Master of Arts from Bradley University and a Certificate of Advanced Study from Western Illinois University. Larry enjoyed his chosen field of education as a teacher, coach, principal and superintendent,... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU, local districts eye stopgap fundingMACOMB — The Western Illinois University community has something extra to celeb
WIU, local districts eye stopgap funding
McDonough County Voice / Posted 23 days ago
MACOMB — The Western Illinois University community has something extra to celebrate over the Independence Day weekend: The six-month stopgap budget signed by Governor Bruce Rauner on Thursday gives $1 billion to the state’s cash-strapped public... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Macomb Mayor Inman reports on stopgap approval impact to cityreached a conclusion that things happen best when compromise is added to the (s
Macomb Mayor Inman reports on stopgap approval impact to city
McDonough County Voice / Posted 23 days ago
reached a conclusion that things happen best when compromise is added to the (situation),” he said.He also spoke with Western Illinois University officials with regard to the $31M in appropriations coming their way. He said there’s a sense of... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
ScholarsJohn O. and Mary Alice Vlad hip, $1,000; Warren Kiwanis hip, $1,000 - Total $70
Scholars
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
John O. and Mary Alice Vlad hip, $1,000; Warren Kiwanis hip, $1,000 - Total $70,550. Myron Cunningham - Western Illinois University - full athletic scholarship, $40,000 (four years) - Total $160,000. Kristen Dauber - The... Read more
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SaukValley.com
College Honorsof Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln for the sprin
College Honors
SaukValley.com / Posted 24 days ago
of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln for the spring semester of the 2015-16 academic year. Western Illinois University MACOMB – Phillip J. Caposey of Oregon earned a Doctor of Education, educational leadership... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Public colleges to receive MAP grant, state fundingyear 2016 and the first half of 2017, along with the rest of the money the scho
Public colleges to receive MAP grant, state funding
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 24 days ago
year 2016 and the first half of 2017, along with the rest of the money the school was owed by the MAP grant program. Western Illinois University, which has already been forced to implement staffing cuts and employee furloughs, is getting... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rock Falls man is a reluctant heroMary Grade School and Sterling High School, until his junior year, when he move
Rock Falls man is a reluctant hero
SaukValley.com / Posted 25 days ago
Mary Grade School and Sterling High School, until his junior year, when he moved to Chicago and graduated there. He went to Western Illinois University teacher's college in 1938 and played football, but in 1941, to scratch an itch college couldn't... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Illinois Legislature passes partial budget amid historic standoff; averts shutdown of schoolslimped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest
Illinois Legislature passes partial budget amid historic standoff; averts shutdown of schools
The Journal-Standard / Posted 25 days ago
limped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest hit — Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Chicago State University — an extra funding boost after they document their funding woes,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois House approves stopgap budget deal, sends it to Senatelimped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest
Illinois House approves stopgap budget deal, sends it to Senate
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
limped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest hit — Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Chicago State University — an extra funding boost after they document their funding woes,... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Illinois lawmakers begin voting on stopgap spending deallimped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest
Illinois lawmakers begin voting on stopgap spending deal
The Journal-Standard / Posted 25 days ago
limped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest hit — Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Chicago State University — an extra funding boost after they document their funding woes,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois lawmakers begin voting on stopgap spending deallimped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest
Illinois lawmakers begin voting on stopgap spending deal
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 25 days ago
limped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest hit — Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Chicago State University — an extra funding boost after they document their funding woes,... Read more
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Salon.com
Illinois lawmakers set to vote on stopgap spending deallimped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest
Illinois lawmakers set to vote on stopgap spending deal
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
limped along all year without state funding. The plan is to give those hardest hit — Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Chicago State University — an extra funding boost after they document their funding woes,... Read more
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