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Tribune: “EDGE” Tax Breaks Don’t Work

Many businesses broke promises on jobs.


Bloomington Brothers Get Long Sentences

Teenagers convicted of armed robbery

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Dwight Fire Dept Gets a Boost

Staff will double

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Eagle, Shot Last Year, Is Dead

Illness likely, officials say


Mumps Hits Another Campus

Northern Illinois University joins Eastern, UIUC.

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.

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When: 03 Sep 2015
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“Trump’s a Goof,” Says Former IL GOP Head

Pat Brady predicts Trump will be long gone from the race by Illinois primary day


Police Union to Rauner: Budget Now

Public pressure from FOP


Police Investigate East Side Shots Fired Call

Police are investigating a late afternoon shooting on Springfield's east side.

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Town and Country Bank to Merge with Premier Bank of Jacksonville

Two locally-owned and operated banks are merging, and while executives say they will get bigger, they won't get too big.

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Ground Broken on “Villas at Vinegar Hill”

Ground has been broken on the Springfield Housing Authority's new "Villas at Vinegar Hill" senior housing complex.


McMenamin Pleased With Union Contracts Having Residency Clauses

The Springfield City Council will soon act on collective bargaining agreements reached with several of the city's labor unions.


Madigan Wants Answers from Volkswagen

The Illinois Attorney General's office has issued a subpoena to Volkswagen over its manipulation of emissions tests.

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Illinois Praised for Jobs Tied to Historic Projects

A new report says Illinois is leading the nation in creating jobs through historic preservation.


Caterpillar Announces Yet More Layoffs

Caterpillar says it is indefinitely laying off 230 workers at its plant in East Peoria.


Investigator: Fox Lake Officer Was Killed With Service Weapon

The lead investigator on the case of the Fox Lake police officer found shot dead has confirmed that the police lieutenant was shot with his own weapon.


Contract Accord at Deere

Awaits UAW vote.

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Madigan Fights Domestic Abuse

Midwest conference going on in Illinois.


Final Four for Auditor General

Two are state lawmakers

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