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gun

Tuesday, May 28, 201305/28/2013

A Tale of Two Gun Bills

In News

As the concealed-carry debate continues in Springfield, we have a tale of two bills. A bill which has already passed…

fire

Tuesday, May 28, 201305/28/2013

Rash of Fires Has Officials Suspicious

In News

A rash of suspicious fires over a two week period have officials examining all leads.  Senior Springfield Arson Investigator Mitch…

bloodcenter

Tuesday, May 28, 201305/28/2013

Police, Fire Service Enter 13th Annual Badges for Life Campaign

In News

Local law enforcement and fire rescue will be gearing up for a friendly competition for the 13th annual “Badges for Life” blood drive.

slot_machine

Monday, May 27, 201305/27/2013

Gambling Bill’s New Sponsor Outlines Proposal

In News

Another re-write of the gambling expansion bill in Illinois is underway.

gun

Monday, May 27, 201305/27/2013

What’s Next for Concealed Carry?

In News

With the governor and the Senate president already against it, backers of a concealed carry bill which passed the House Friday remain optimistic.

rivertondamage

Monday, May 27, 201305/27/2013

Severe Weather, Microburst, Rips Through Springfield Area

In News

Severe weather plowed through the Springfield area bringing widespread unconfirmed reports of tornadoes.

Monday, May 27, 201305/27/2013

Lost Medals

If you know a veteran, you may want to take a minute to see if they’ve lost a war medal. …

Monday, May 27, 201305/27/2013

State Budget Coming?

Even though it is a holiday weekend, some lawmakers are still working to craft a budget.  In a year marked…

siren

Sunday, May 26, 201305/26/2013

ISP Out and About for the Memorial Day Weekend

In News

Expect to see a strong police presence this holiday weekend.

water

Saturday, May 25, 201305/25/2013

2012 Drought Repeat Unlikely

In News

The national Climate Prediction Center says a repeat of the drought of 2012 is unlikely to be repeated this summer.…