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A Conversation with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman
A Conversation with Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman

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Inmate Escapes from Vandalia Prison

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An inmate escaped Tuesday afternoon from a prison in Vandalia.

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Former IDPH Administrator Pleads Guilty to Bribery, Filing False Returns

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A former Illinois Department of Public Health Administrator has pleaded guilty to bribery, kickbacks, and filing false income tax returns.

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District 186 Administrative Offices Burglarized

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Springfield Police are looking for clues as to who tried to burglarize Springfield Public Schools' administrative offices.

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Christie Returns, Stumps for Rauner in Chicago

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The leader of the Republican Governors’ Association considers the governor’s race in Illinois the most important in the country.

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St. John’s Children’s Hospital Director Arrested, Charged

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The head of St. John's Hospital's Women's and Children's center has been arrested, accused of stealing more than $500,000.

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Last Railroad Tracks Between Chicago & St. Louis Replaced

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The train tracks on the Amtrak route between St. Louis and Chicago now have all been replaced.