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  • Reid urges Obama to act quickly on immigration

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday that President Barack Obama should ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Keystone pipeline bill falls short in Senate

    WASHINGTON (AP) – In a combustible blend of oil and politics, the Democratic-controlled Senate rejec ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Thursday, Nov. 20Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family plann ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • U of Illinois will name new president today

    CHICAGO (AP) – The University of Illinois plans to introduce its new president today.A Tuesday news ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Seeking ideas, Rauner creates transition website

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner is launching a website that will allow individuals t ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Cupich becomes Chicago archbishop, decries abuse

    CHICAGO (AP) – Blase Cupich became the archbishop of Chicago on Tuesday after his predecessor handed ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Lawmakers discuss Illinois' school funding

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Parents and teachers frustrated with Illinois’ school funding formula rallied for ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Lawmakers eye final attempt at state-run exchange

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois lawmakers may have one more chance to approve a state-run health insurance marketplace during the fall legislative session tha ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Rock Falls abandons rental inspection program

    ROCK FALLS – A rental inspection program that was conceived as a joint program for the Twin Cities will not be executed in both towns.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • U.S. judge details IDOT monitor’s duties

    CHICAGO (AP) – A federal judge has provided details about the duties of a monitor reviewing hiring a ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Whiteside Board approves $38 million budget

    MORRISON – The Whiteside County Board Tuesday passed a $38.4 million budget for the coming 2014-15 fiscal year.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Sales tax money not available to Sterling schools until next fall

    STERLING – Sterling Schools Superintendent Tad Everett said Tuesday the district did not plan to receive any money from the newly approved penny sales ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Books add up to fun at Sterling school

    Rowan Workman, a third-grader at Washington Elementary School in Sterling, looks over the book selection for the book walk Tuesday evening during the ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Oregon officials discuss details on potential ambulance service

    OREGON – Five area residents turned out Tuesday to ask questions about the Oregon Fire Protection District's upcoming referendum for an ambulance serv ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Coloma Township makes deadline for financial report

    ROCK FALLS – Coloma Township, after receiving a 60-day extension, has made the deadline to complete its annual financial report for the Illinois Compt ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:56 pm
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