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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Man Allegedly Swings at Security Guard While Taking $1,000 in Merchandise

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A Springfield man has been arrested after trying to assault a security guard after stealing more than $1,000 in clothing.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Macon, DeWitt Counties Could See Cameras in Courts

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Cameras could be allowed in six circuit courts in central and eastern Illinois within the next several weeks.

Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Brady: Pension Solution Could Surface Next Week

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The conference committee on pension reform may be close to an agreement, according to State Sen. Bill Brady (R-Bloomington).

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Aldermen Approve Controversial Liquor License, Ameren Contract

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The Springfield city council convincingly overruled the home alderman and approved a liquor license so a bar and grill, owned and operated by those who owned Scandals, can relocate to South 11th Street.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Man Wanted For Armed Robberies Behind Bars

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A man who allegedly robbed two pizza delivery drivers has been arrested.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

DIRT Team Makes Early Morning Bust

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The Sangamon County Sheriff’s DIRT team have taken about 35-hundred dollars in drugs off the street.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Cops Keep Eye on Crime During Fair

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Hundreds of thousands of people will soon flood the north end for the Illinois State Fair — but with the influx of people could come an influx of crime.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Complaints of Lewd Acts Result in Arrests

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Three men have been arrested in a north end sting looking for public indecency.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

I-72 to Get $10.8 Million in Repairs

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Sangamon County will see more highway improvements through the Illinois Jobs Now program.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Roodhouse Lottery Winner Struck By Lightning — Twice

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A Roodhouse man says was struck by lightning — twice — before he won the lottery.