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Asst State’s Attorney Takes a Step Up
Asst State’s Attorney Takes a Step Up

Sangamon County Assistant State’s Attorney Matthew Mauer has been appointed as Associate Judge for the 7th Circuit Court.  He visited with Kirk Farah on the Morning Newswatch Friday to talk about what that means.

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Springfield Based Reporter Resigns Following Rauner Complaint

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Dave McKinney was the Chicago Sun-Times' Springfield bureau chief.

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Natural Gas Prices to Hold Steady This Winter

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No wide price swings expected this winter

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Elkhart Mine Expansion Vote Delayed

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Vote to extend waste site expected in November

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City Gives Attorney Additional $25k to Defend Police Officer

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The Springfield City Council will allow a police officer facing a lawsuit to be represented by an attorney of his choice -- but not everyone is on board with it.

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Hiring Monitor Ordered at Illinois Dept. of Transportation

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A federal judge has ordered a court-appointed monitor to investigate hiring at Gov. Pat Quinn's Department of Transportation.