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davis

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

“Petty Political Politics” To Blame For Failure of Farm Bill

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A Downstate Republican Congressman blames what he calls “petty political politics” for the failure Thursday of the House Farm Bill.

UScap

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

U.S Senate Nearing a Deal On Immigration Reform

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The U.S. Senate is nearing a deal on bipartisan immigration reform. The deal includes an amendment providing border security that hard-liners wanted –

united way

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

United Way Celebrates “Dine United”

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When you eat out at certain restaurants Friday, you can do a bit more than just enjoy a good meal.

interstate72

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

Alternate Routes for Sangamon Co. Fair in Effect

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The drive to the Sangamon County Fair should be an easier one compared to years past.

downtownspfld1

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

Horace Mann, St. John’s Looking to Fill Vacant Downtown Space

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Horace Mann and St. John’s Hospital are reportedly looking to fill the space with executive offices.

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Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

DCFS Sees Increase In Backlog of Cases

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Abused kids in Illinois may not be getting proper attention from the state.

u-of-i

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

U of I Computer Systems Hacked

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A former U of I student may have gained access to three thousand student social security numbers when he hacked the systems.

mark-kirk

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

Poll Shows Majority of Illinois Voters Support Immigration Reform

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Another public opinion poll shows support for immigration reform among Illinoisans.

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Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

Bat Activity on Rise

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Bats are starting to become more active, which means the possibility of exposure to rabies is increasing

corn

Friday, June 21, 201306/21/2013

FARM Bill Goes Down in Defeat

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The debate over welfare benefits continues to derail plans to help farmers across the nation.  The U.S. House shot down…