Western Illinois University trustees have approved a three percent tuition hike. The cost of room and board at the school in Macomb also will rise starting in the fall. Trustees also have approved a 13 percent increase in student health insurance.
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A Purple Heart memorial will join the memorials for World War II, and the Korean and Vietnam Wars at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
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There's more mostly good news on the local housing front.
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Like him or not, Gov. Bruce Rauner is doing something nobody around Springfield can remember his predecessors doing: ride his own Harley-Davidson motorcycle around the capital city.