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Tuesday, October 1, 201310/01/2013

Harvest Progress Still Sluggish

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The harvest is under way, though the corn and soybean progress remains behind last year’s levels, according to the weekly USDA crop progress report.

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Ball Chatham Approves Budget in the Black

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The Ball-Chatham Community School District has approved their budget for the 2014 fiscal year. School Board president Jim Neuses said,…

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Rift Emerges Over Potential ADM Incentive Package

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A proposed incentive package created to persuade Archer Daniels Midland Company to keep its global headquarters in Illinois is sparking debate among lawmakers.

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Edinburg Woman Sentenced for Embezzlement

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An Edinburg woman will be serving time for embezzling money from the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Illinois National Guard, Lincoln Home Prepare for Shutdown

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A government shutdown wouldn’t cease all Illinois National Guard operations, but a lot of people would feel the pain.

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Stevenson Drive Shut Down due to Motorcycle Crash

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Springfield Police have shut down Stevenson Drive between Allis St. and Stanton Ave. due to a car vs. motorcycle accident.…

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Car vs. Deer Collisions Down in Illinois

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This is according to State Farm Insurance. They say the chance over the last year was 1 on 214, down from 1 in 162 the year before.

Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Clinton Lake home explosion

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Cause unknown; occupants okay

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Gun permit backlog

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Even without concealed carry requests

Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

Juvenile prison population down

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Alternatives cheaper, group says