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fire

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Springfield House Fire Displaces Four

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A Springfield home was damaged after a fire ripped through Monday afternoon.

dillard

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Dillard Announces Run for Governor

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State Sen. Kirk Dillard (R-Hinsdale) is giving it another try for governor.

fire

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Arrests Made in String of Enos Park Arsons

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Springfield Police and fire investigators say they’ve made several arrests in connection with recent Enos Park arsons.

cop_promotion

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Three Cops Promoted

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Three retire and three promoted….that’s what happened Monday with the Springfield Police Department as Chief Robert Williams pinned sergeant’s stripes on three long-time SPD officers.

blagojevich

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Blagojevich Running Out of Time for Appeal

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Rod Blagojevich’s lawyers are working to meet a deadline to file what could be a 100-page appeal calling for the ex-governor’s corruption convictions to be tossed or for his 14-year sentence to be reduced.

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Sunday, July 14, 201307/14/2013

American Legion of Illinois finds $88 Thousand Through I-Cash

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State Treasurer Dan Rutherford says his office’s unclaimed property division has recovered about 88-thousand dollars for the American Legion of…

shelia-simon

Sunday, July 14, 201307/14/2013

Simon Urges Action to Make College Affordable

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Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon is urging educators to do everything they can to remove obstacles such as higher loan rates…

vitamins

Sunday, July 14, 201307/14/2013

Taking Vitamins Likely Not Necessary, Potentially Harmful

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Vitamins and minerals are necessary for our daily health, but too much of certain ones could be harmful.

mosquito

Saturday, July 13, 201307/13/2013

Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Found in Mason County

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West Nile Virus is making its way to East Central Illinois.

Governor Pat Quinn

Saturday, July 13, 201307/13/2013

Quinn Not Backing Off Pay Cuts for Lawmakers

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Some are wondering whether Quinn’s move to suspend lawmakers’ pay is legal.