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More Budget Bickering

Slavery has been brought into the rhetoric over the budget stalemate.


Will Rauner Reject More Medical Marijuana Treatment Options?

Nobody in Illinois has prescribed or consumed medical marijuana yet.


Bank Tellers Tell Would-Be Robber to Leave, Robber Complies

An attempted robbery at a Springfield bank ended almost as quickly as it started.

Springfield Exposed

Exposure of SpringfieldILExposed.com

A 21st century way to get news, or a website designed just to make people mad?

Open Hearts Foundation 4th Annual Gala - Arrivals

Featuring: Cheap Trick,Robin Zander,Rick Nielsen,Tom Petersson,Bun E. Carlos
Where: Malibu, California, United States
When: 10 May 2014
Credit: SIPA/WENN.com

**Only available for publication in Germany**

2 Illinois Bands Nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

"Chicago" and Rockford's Cheap Trick are among eight first-time nominees.

8-25-15 DAVIS VA BILL 1

Davis, Bustos Going to Cuba

Bustos and Davis plan to promote economic development and trade opportunities for Illinois farmers.

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his inauguration address Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Springfield, Ill., after being sworn in as Illinois' 42nd governor.

Rauner Raises More Money

Gov. Bruce Rauner has more than $19 million in his campaign fund after the most recent fundraising quarter.

medical marijuana

More Medical Marijuana Applications Approved

100 more approval letters were sent in September.


Gas Price Website Predicts Imminent Midwest Spike

This may sound familiar – the Midwest could see a spike in gas prices over the next few weeks due to refinery maintenance.

Springfileld City Council Taxation

Springfield City Council Rejects Property Annexation

Woodside Township property annexation rejected on a 4-6 vote of the Springfield City Council.


Republicans Await Democratic Ideas

Durkin: The governor is the reasonable one


Illinois Economy Continues to Grow Slowly

The monthly measure of the state's economy is where it's been since May 2013 – slow, steady growth.

4-28-15 Rauner

Rauner Reiterates Budget Passage Plea

A speech from Gov. Bruce Rauner on the budget impasse offers little new information.

10-7-15 Camp Butler

Camp Butler Honors “Unaccompanied Veterans”

Twenty-one fallen military members were honored during the "Unaccompanied Veterans" ceremony.


Ward 2 Alderman Senor Denies Fighting Allegations

Police were called to the Inn at 835 on September 26th following reports of a disturbance.


Committee Recommends Pain Problems for Medical Marijuana Treatment

Vhronic pain syndrome, irritable bowel syndrome, osteoarthritis, among items recommended.


Health Departments Want State Money

The Illinois Public Health Association says the state budget impasse is "eroding" the ability to respond to public health emergencies.


Southbound I-55 Lanes Near Lincoln Reduced Due to Haz-Mat Situation

An overturned semi carrying hazardous materials has reduced I-55 southbound down to one lane just north of Lincoln.


Former Elected Official Goes to Prison After Name Change

A judge has sentenced an ex-Illinois official to prison after he changed his name, claimed he's dead and violated his supervised-release conditions.

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