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  • Illinois agency encourages student towalk to school

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – An Illinois agency is encouraging kids to go old school – and walk to school.The ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Study: Illinois video gaming has generated about $785M

    CARBONDALE (AP) – Data from industry experts and the state of Illinois show video gaming has generat ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Shooting victim would have begun new career Monday

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – A suburban Chicago man shot dead as he was walking by a fight on the University of ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • State still hasn't stepped up, so feds step in at Lincoln law office

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Federal money will pay for restoration work at Abraham Lincoln’s law office in Sp ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Chicago suburbs try to get a handle on slot machines

    OAK LAWN (AP) – Several southern Chicago suburbs are enacting new rules to curb the spread of video ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • Galena building among historic preservation projects to be honored

    CHICAGO (AP) – Nine historic preservation projects in Illinois will be honored next month at an awar ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • Illinois health insurance customers face deadline to find new plan

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois insurance regulators are reminding customers of Land of Lincoln Health that ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • Record number of Illinois children die while in DCFS care

    CHICAGO (AP) – A record number of youth have been killed while in the care of Illinois’ Department o ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Police: 1 dead, 4 others shot after fight at UI campus party

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – One man was killed and four other people were wounded in a pair of shootings early ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 8:49 pm
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