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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

New Member Joins the Sheriff’s Department

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The Sangamon County’s Sheriff Department has a new deputy and she is a real looker.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Quinn: Lower Prices Result of Health Insurance Exchanges

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The governor is pleased with the prices for health insurance to be offered on Get Covered Illinois.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

No Endorsement for Campbell, Barr from Sangamon Co. GOP

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The Sangamon County Republican Party’s Executive Committee has agreed to endorse neither Undersheriff Jack Campbell nor retired deputy Wes Barr in the Republican primary for sheriff.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Hanna: Bomb Threat Likely Not Connected to Springfield

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The plane was to have gotten a fresh crew and a cleaning out, so it would appear the only way a Springfield passenger would have left the note would be if the cleaning crew missed it at DFW.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Two Women Arrested on Weapons, Battery Charges

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A domestic dispute about cigarettes became bloody Tuesday night.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Weapons Charge for Convicted Felon

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There is one less gun on the streets of Springfield

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Illinois Marketplace to be Called “Get Covered Illinois”

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Illinois officials have decided on a brand name for the new health insurance marketplace set to open Tuesday.

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

Data Shows Decreased Smoking in Illinois

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Judging by state tax receipts, smoking appears to be down in Illinois – but it’s hard to say by how much.

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Tuesday, September 24, 201309/24/2013

Springfield Proposes $2 Million More on Infrastructure Repairs

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The city of Springfield wants to spend an extra $2 million in dedicated money on infrastructure repair, but Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin says it’s inappropriate.

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Tuesday, September 24, 201309/24/2013

Bomb Threat Found on Commuter Plane with Springfield Origin

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An American Eagle plane originating in Springfield landed at a Louisiana airport after a note about a bomb threat was…