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Saturday, July 27, 201307/27/2013

50 Foot Wide Electro-Magnet Completes 3,200 Mile Journey to Illinois

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The magnet is here

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Saturday, July 27, 201307/27/2013

State Changing Tax Assessments on Farmland

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Opening the property tax bill is going to be less fun than ever for many Southern Illinois farmland owners over the next several years.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Lincoln Tomb Set for Repairs 19 Months Late

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Abraham Lincoln’s Tomb in Springfield’s Oak Ridge Cemetery is finally getting $700,000 worth of upgrades — more than a year and a half after the project was first announced.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

43 ISP Cadets Graduate

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Come Monday, the 43 newest Illinois State Police troopers will be on the streets.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Ethics Panel to Investigate Speaker Madigan

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House Speaker Michael Madigan’s request to be investigated by the Legislative Ethics Commission is being granted.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Updated Guide to Rural State Services Available

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Illinois state officials are releasing an updated guide to state services that targets residents in rural areas.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Lawmakers Reacting to Possibility of No Pay

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State lawmakers aren’t planning on rushing to court to get their paychecks. Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka said legal action would…

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

SIU President to Retire, a Move Back to Politics?

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The president of Southern Illinois University is ready to call it a career. Glenn Poshard announced Thursday that he’ll retire…

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Thursday, July 25, 201307/25/2013

Topinka Can’t Pay Lawmakers Without Appropriation

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Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka says she’ll have to withhold paychecks from Illinois lawmakers.

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Thursday, July 25, 201307/25/2013

Springfield Man Dies After Police Pursuit

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A Springfield man is dead after he tried evading officers to avoid a traffic stop.