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The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 12, 2013
The Ray Lytle Show Wednesday June 12, 2013

The Council recap with Ray and Alex featuring the fight between Cory Jobe and Frank Edwards over the murals being painted downtown. Plus DERECHO talk.

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Topinka Honored, Remembered in Memorial Service

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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2002 file photo, Illinois state Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka participates in a Republican campaign rally in Springfield, Ill. Topinka, who won a second term for state comptroller in November 2014, died early Wednesday morning, Dec. 10, 2014, less than 24 hours after having a stroke, according to her office. She was 70. Topinka previously served three terms as Illinois state treasurer, was a former Illinois GOP chairwoman and ran for governor in 2006.

Friends, family, and politicians bid their final farewell to Judy Baar Topinka.

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Deliberations Begin in IDPH Grant Fraud Case

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A federal jury has started deliberating on whether a Chicago businessman and his wife stole $3.4 million they received in Illinois state grant funds.

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State Courts Warn of Jury Duty Phone Scam

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Illinois residents are being warned about a phone scam in which victims are told there's a warrant for their arrest because of missed jury duty.

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Phone Companies Want “Relief” From Providing Land Lines

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Should local phone companies be required to provide residential land-line service?

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Aldermen Approve Inspector General Position — Now What?

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Transparency and good government are coming to Springfield by way of an inspector general... maybe.