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11-4-15 Chatham Water Meeting

Chatham Residents Boiling Over About Water Supply — Again

Cloudy, smelly water problems persist.


State’s Attorney: Gun Violence is a Problem

"This is a safe community," says State's Attorney John Milhiser.

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Langfelder: City Water Supply is Safe

Mayor Jim Langfelder disputes Sierra Club's allegations.


Administrator: State Could Impact Sangamon Co. Budget

The state is causing problems with Sangamon County's budget.

Tom Vilsack
Senate Agricultural Committee held a hearing at The Capital on the nomination of Tom Vilsack (D-IA) to be the United States Secretary of Agriculture

Featuring: Tom Vilsack
Where: DC, United States
When: 14 Jan 2009
Credit: WENN

Ag Secretary Wants IL to Embrace Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Obama administration says Illinois will be a winner with the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Champaign Police to Get Stun Guns

The Champaign City Council has approved the use of stun guns for its police department.


State Issues Warning About Synthetic Drugs

The Illinois Poison Center is warning of a spike in the number of patients going to emergency rooms after using dangerous synthetic drugs.


Gas Prices Remain Pretty Low

State average slips from October's $2.47 to current $2.34

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Grim Finding: “GI Joe” Killed Himself

Radio call for help was the last they heard of him


A Dark Dome for the Holidays

Nice, but non-essential

12 Baskets Full

Group Gets Unused Meds to Less Fortunate

A new Springfield non-profit distributing wholesale drugs normally destroyed is working to send them instead to parts of the world that may need them more.

Warren Price and Darion Harris

Murder Suspect Makes Court Appearance

Darion Harris, 20, allegedly helped shoot and kill William Dougherty.


Murdered Springfield Man Identified, Accused Killers Appear in Court

Two of three people facing charges following Springfield's 10th homicide have made court appearances.

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Former SCOIL Chief Justice Fitzgerald Dies

“This is both a personal and a professional loss,” said Chief Justice Rita Garman.


Public Health Administrators Make Case: Fund Us, Please

Another byproduct of the state budget standoff: cutbacks in public health programs.


October Warmer, Drier Than Normal

State climatologist Jim Angel says the National Weather Service is predicting the mild temperatures will continue this month.


Macon County Woman Pleads Guilty to Murder

Plea comes as a trial was about to start.

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Trump to Campaign in Springfield

Trump will speak at the Prairie Capital Convention Center.


More Humiliation for Hastert

His portrait is removed from a place of honor in Washington

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