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PCCC Bank Account Just Got Bigger

Governor Pat Quinn was in town Wednesday and says his “Illinois Jobs Now” program will contribute money to the center’s 16-million dollar expansion which is nearing completion.


Rutherford: Vacant State Facilities a Drag on Communities

Republican gubernatorial candidate – and Illinois state treasurer – Dan Rutherford says strategic planning must drive decisions to close state facilities.


Blago Appeal to be Heard

Prosecutors have filed a response to Rod Blagojevich’s corruption conviction appeal


Oak Ridge To Be Privatized?

Oak Ridge Cemetery could be in the hands of a private company

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Sangamon County Board Approves Balanced Budget

The 2014 Sangamon County budget has been set and approved by the board. On Tuesday night, the county board approved…


Schock: We Need to Force the President to Keep His Promises

A Republican congressman who wants to send the Affordable Care Act to the showers brought out a small businessman to…


City Back in Court Again

Calvin Christian III files yet another lawsuit against the city.


It is Official: Governor Introduces Running Mate

Gov. Pat Quinn has formally introduced his pick for lieutenant governor.


Audit May Show Some Problems With State Lottery

Illinois’ lottery superintendent is navigating his way through some bad press.


Winter Weather Is Already Fatal

Collision on I-39 in Woodford County

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Springfield City Council Rejects Property Annexation

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Woodside Township property annexation rejected on a 4-6 vote of the Springfield City Council.

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Republicans Await Democratic Ideas


Durkin: The governor is the reasonable one

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Illinois Economy Continues to Grow Slowly


The monthly measure of the state's economy is where it's been since May 2013 – slow, steady growth.

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Rauner Reiterates Budget Passage Plea

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A speech from Gov. Bruce Rauner on the budget impasse offers little new information.