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No Vote Yet on Graduated Tax Proposal

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Maybe Wednesday

22 mins ago in Local

More Higher Ed Funding to be Considered

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Hundreds of millions of dollars would be going to higher education -- in addition to money they just received -- under an amendment to a spending bill an Illinois Senate committee has approved.

7 hours ago in Local

Just Enough Rain for Most of Illinois

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Corn progress best in years

8 hours ago in Local

Flash Index Is More of a Glimmer

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Lowest point since December 2012

14 hours ago in Local

Langfelder: Y Block Proposals Going Online, to be Considered in Matter of Months

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It won’t be at Tuesday night’s Springfield City Council meeting, but it may not be long before aldermen formally consider the proposals submitted for what to do with the former YWCA block downtown near the Governor’s mansion.