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SIU Anticipates Higher Attendance

Olive Garden Delivers Free Meals To Firefighters

Unions Still Big Political Players

State Trooper Vehicle Hit By Car While Responding to Other Accident

Edinburg Celebrates Labor Day With Multiple Activities

Pana Labor Day Parade Successful

Asain Carp Blocked From Lake Decatur

Body Found Sunday Morning, Hit While Walking

Construction Begins Tuesday On Iron Bridge Road

Researchers Split On Driving While High

High Speed Rail Updates

Quinn Lives On Minimum Wage For One Week

Fun Run for Children's Organ Transplant Association

Quinn Takes Clemency Action

Wood Carving Competition Comes To Springfield

Higgins to Run For City Council Again

Suspicious Fire In Vacant House on Sunday

Ukrainian Motorcyclist Traveling Around The World

Medical Marijuana Applications Now Posted

Smoking Ban Reminder At U of I

Man Released From Jail After 50 Days

Man Brings Military Flares To Sheriff's Office

Road Renamed For Fallen Soldier

4-Year-Old Decatur Boy Fighting Leukemia

Illinois College New Students Lend Helping Hand

Baby Abandoned in a Jacksonville Dumpster

Senator Durbin Endorsed in the Capital City

Man Accused of Selling Crack Near School

Millions of Travelers Hitting the Road this Holiday Weekend

UIS Service-a-thon

Flooding Affects Downtown Businesses

Candidates Use Their Own Math for Education Funding

Pre-K Students To Return To School After Mold Discovery

Springfield Residents Clean-Up Flooded Basements

SPARC Helps Those With Disabilities

District 186 Immunization Clinics Conclude

Gubernatorial Candidates Go Head-To-Head

Man Charged With Copper Theft

Labor Day Roadwork

Slayton Pleads Not Guilty In Car Chase Charges

Students Quiz Mayors on Leadership

Illinois Schools Hit Hard By State Funding Cuts

Springfield Flooding

Millikin University Adds Police Department

Decatur Man Accused of Murdering Girlfriend has History of Domestic Violence

Downtown Springfield Inc. Faces Budget Shortfall

Immigration Rally In Springfield

25 New Jobs Headed To Decatur

Old State Capital Fundraiser Set For Sept. 6

Additions Coming To Concordia Village

DNR Discounted Licenses System Not Ready

Proposed Fracking Rules To Be Released Tomorrow

Man Faces Charges For Giving Tattoo To Minor

Champion Golf Outing To Benefit Girl Scouts of Central Illinois

Memorial Hospital To Be Lone Level 1 Trauma Center In Area

Lanpier Student Possible Punishment For Bringing Gun To School

Sex Offender Returns To Court

New Law For Studying Hemp

Durbin Asks For Signatures For Petition Against Burger King Merger

New Berlin Pretzels: The Story Behind the Mascot

Springfield: $400,000 Renovation and New Council Coordinator

Governor Candidates on the Attack at Roundtable Forum

Hearing Officer Tours Bel-Aire

Teamsters Buck Against Patronage Layoffs

Scheels Exceeds Kidzeum Donation Request

Legacy Pointe Not Drawing the Traffic Business Owners Expected

Springfield Lacks Public Housing Units for Low-Income Families

Vallas Takes On Rauner's Tax Plan

Local Mom Disagrees with New Guidlines for Women's Health

Lanphier Students React to 16-year-old Arrested for having Loaded Gun at School

Parsons Answers Financial Questions In Court

Heating Assistance Appointments Start Next Week

Man Runs Over Girlfriend With SUV, Leaves Body At Intersection

Strong Police Presence This Holiday Weekend

First Look At Supreme Court Building Renovation

Madigan on Data Breach

Quinn's Top Deputy Steps Down

Decatur Man Sentenced to 3.5 Years For Sex Crime

Overnight Housefire on Loveland Ave.

Another Successful Honor Flight Completed

Healthier Lunches Now Served at Tri City Schools

Sherman Residents Rally Behind Cop in Lawsuits with Village

New Law Aims to Cut Down on Wasteful Local Governments

Moms Go Back To School Event

Hot Trip To School

Extreme Heat Straining Cooling Systems

Veteran on Cross Country Walk to Raise Awareness about PTSD

Student Arrested For Having Gun At Lanphier High

Ice Cream Sales And Heat

Quaker Steak And Lube Close Their Doors

Lincoln To Discuss Marijuana Plan

Police Search For Three Men Involved In Monday Night Robbery

Increase of Kid-Friendly Zones In Parks

Former Kincaid Mayor In Court

Quinn Signs Pregnancy Discrimination Law

Potato Harvest To Be Donated To Food Bank

11th Street Extenstion To Be Discussed At Committee of the Whole Meeting

Great Shakeup Reminder Of Earthquake Safety

Marijuana Program Seeking Board Members

28th Honor Flight Takes Off to D.C.

Kincaid Mayor Resigns, Replacement Named

Schools Take Extra Precautions with Athletes in Heat

Heat Creating Challenges for Outdoor Workers

Kincaid Mayor Leaves With Pay Out

Doctors Want Later School Times for Students

Checking on the Elderly in the Extreme Heat

Ameren Replacing Natural Gas Pipes

Enforcing School Zone Speed Limits

Exercising In The Heat

Investigation Into Violations Against Immigrant Workers At Chinese Buffet Restaurants

Former Teacher Sentenced To 7 Years For Sexual Abuse of Minor

Mount Olive To Demolish Storm-Damaged Buildings

Progress On Oak Ridge Cemetery Entrance Restoration

Keep Cool in Designated Cooling Centers

New Butterfly Garden At Dana Thomas House

FFA Groups Host Farm Safety Seminar

Department of Natural Resources To Receive Grant

Quinn Administration Renews Get Covered Illinois' PR Contract

State Email Accounts Subpoenaed Over Weekend

One Dead, Two Injured in Single-Car Accident

Meeting To Discuss TIF Property and Extension Project

Durbin on Student Loan Debt

Quinn's Constroversy Not Expected To End

A Different Kind of Aftershock: California Earthquake Reaching Local Folks

Big Changes Coming to Lincoln Art, Balloon Festival

2014 City Ornament Picturing Pasfield Home Unveiled

Danville's Finest v. Bravest Raise Money for Veteran Memorial

Capital City Protesters Stand Up for Neighbors in Missouri

Three Arrests Bring Victim's Mom Little Relief

Weekend Festivals Optimistic Despite Predicted Heat

Lincoln-Logan County Chamber of Commerce to Host Art and Balloons Festival

Two Found Dead in Riverside Park

Accidentally Mailed Meds Shut Down IL State Library

Felon to Free Man: Store Clerk Who Faced Deportation Tells His Story

Ice Bucket Challenge Impacts ALS Families

Unemployment Down In All IL. Metro Areas

$300 Million To Illinois From Bank Of America Settlement

Daughter of Murdered Decatur Woman Speaks

Kincaid Mayor To Resign

IDOT To Eliminate 58 Jobs Surrounding Lawsuit

Lt. Gov. Simon Holds Book Drive For District 186

Administrative Hearing For Bel-Aire Motel

Annual Ethnic Festival Canceled Due To Attendance

Carpenter Street Overpass Groundbreaking

Three Gubernatorial Debates Planned For October

Madigan Warns of Student Scams

2014 Harvest Conference: Year Highlights and Potential Risks to Farmers

Central IL Blood Center Opens New Facility

O'Neil Family Shares Their Story One Year Later

More Money for State Retirees: CMS Reverts to Lesser Premiums

Two Sides to Advisory Questions on the Ballot

Rate Hike? CWLP Finances in Trouble, Aldermen Want Options

Downtown Busy with Construction

Tips for Staying Safe in Sweltering Heat

Tackling Back To School Anxiety

Mild Summer Affects Some Businesses

Drivers Caught In Flooded Springfield Underpass

Illinois Backlog Of Bills Down

New Students Brave the Rain to Move In at UIS

WICS Ice Bucket Challenge Accepted

Internet Safety Tips for Your Kids

Local Peace Advocate Reflects On Ferguson

Changes for Ball-Chatham's 2014 School Year

Former Cop Sentenced To 4 Years For Sexual Assault

Illinois Graduates Receive Composite Score of 20.7 on ACT

Northeastern Illinois University To Host Marijuana Meeting

Arrest Made In Double Shooting Tuesday Night

Overnight Building Fire, No Injuries

21 Hour Hostage Standoff, Finally Over

Rochester Remains Investigation Continues; Background of Tracy Trimby

No Cake, Cookies for Iles School

County Prepares to Settle Carlock Wrongful Death Suit

Protesters Pressing for More Minority Hiring in District 117

Barr Still Mulling Townhall Invitation

Morgan County Sales Tax Referendum Explained

DeWitt County Technology In The Spotlight

Isringhausen Imports Buys Volvo Franchise

Paul Vallas Talks On Bruce Rauner Business

New Bill That Helps Student Athletes And Coaches Recognize Concussions

Police Continue Search For Fairfield Inn Suspect

First Day Of School Proves To Be Challenging For Both School Officials and Families

Consolidation Construction To Lincoln Elementary Schools

Illinois Medicaid Audit

First Human West Nile Case Reported In Illinois

Nursing Home Legislation

Former Clown's Family Offered $2.6 Million Settlement

Facebook App Scans For Sex Offenders

Groups Want "Traffic Calming" Downtown

Neighborhood Group File Suit Against "Nuisance Properties"

NAACP And Locals React To Situation In Ferguson

New Study: Hunger Still a Problem In Central Illinois

Attorney General Warns Illinoisans About Phone Scam

Schnucks Security Breach Deal

Cost Of Child, Quarter Million Dollars

Cleaning Up Fairgrounds

Another Possible Lawsuit Against Blagojevich

District 117 on Early Dismissal Schedule Due to Heat

Illinois College to Get New Stadium Lights

District 186 Heads Back to School

Ford V-8 National Convention

Decatur Officials Concerned About Drinking Water

Moultrie County Health Department Now At New Location

Keeping Kids Safe on the School Bus

Rochester Remains Have Been Identified

Back to School: Best Left to Grown-ups

Fair Organizers Push For Eco-Friendly Fair

CrimeStoppers Need Information On July 20 Incident

New Drug Penalty Laws Signed By Quinn

Increased Security At Enos Park

Quinn Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Historic Preservation Agency Starts Preparations For Illinois' Bicentennial

Quinn Bans Smoking At Public Colleges

UPDATE: Remembering Two Teens Killed One Year Later

One Teen Dead, One Injured In Single-Car Crash

Construction Projects Start This Week

Illinois' Concealed Carry Permit Recognized In Most of Midwest

New Principal to Start School Year at Black Hawk Elementary School

Wrapping Up a State Fair Full of Memories

Local Mother Diagnosed with Cancer Needs Your Help

Springfield Family Competes In ARCA Race At State Fair

Church Builds "Tiny House" to Help Refugees Around the World

Keeping it Clean: Behind the Scenes Look at the State Fair

Futures for Kids Day at State Fair Shows Kids a Good Time

Taylorville Schools Back In Session

14-Year-Old Arrested For Damaging Cars

Madigan Provides Tips To Prevent Identity Theft

Possible Credit Card Hack At Grocery Chain

Tips for Getting the Most Bang for your Buck at the State Fair

Rauner Says He Will Protect Existing Teacher Pensions

Late Registration Available For Annual Abe's Amble

Summer Polls Could Lead To Misinformation

Fried Specialties Wows Fairgoers with Fried Creations

Wackiest Food Found at the IL State Fair

Woman Arrested For Cancer Scam

Quinn Demands Apology From Sanguinetti

Residents Question Revitalization Work Along Capitol Avenue

Summer Program Bridges The Gap At UIS

Conservation World Offers Variety of Activities

Police Search For Info On McDonald's Robbery

Police Investigate Fatal Christian County Accident

Police Make Arrest In Morning Shooting

U.S. Senator Mark Kirk Participates in Fair Food Challenge

District 186 Administrators and Staff Kick-off New School Year

Republicans Seek To 'Bring Back Illinois'

Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen

30 Year Partnership Between SIU and Enos

Lt. Gov. Officiates Same-Sex Wedding At Capitol

Illinois Calls For Limits To Immigrant Driver's Licenses

Illinois Hits New Unemployment Low

Group Pushes For Term Limits in Court

High Hopes For Republicans At State Fair

Taylorville Police Bust Active Meth Lab Monday

EPA To Collect Hazardous Waste This Fall

Man Shot In Leg Overnight On S. 13th

Republican's Day At Fair Kicks Off

South Side Developments in Question

Milk-A-Cow a Hit at the IL State Fair

Dairy Farmers Prepare for Shows at the Fair

Bus Pass Deals On Sale for State Fair

Health Insurance Questions Answered at the Fairgrounds

Protesters Follow Democrats During Governor's Day

Four Springfield Businesses Busted For Selling Alcohol To Minors

Illinois Business Climate Not In Bad Shape

Central Counties Health Centers To Be Completed On Time

Signs of Racial Bias In Traffic Stops

Salt Prices Double for County this Year

Governor Day Focuses On Raising Minimum Wage

Vets Call Non-Vet Floats "Slap in the face"

State Fair, Local Coach Raise Awareness for ALS

Ball-Chatham School District Improvements

Quinn To Name Museum Building After Alan Dixon

Man Police Say Caused Fatal Accident Pleads Not Guilty

New Emergency Response Bills Could Save More Lives

Sheriff Candidate Accepts Invitation To October Forum

Conservation World Offers Outdoor Fun for Fairgoers

12-year-old Sells Grand Champion Steer for a Record Breaking $100,000

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Farmers Share Concerns at Illinois State Fair Agriculture Day

Grand Champion Livestock Sold to Highest Bidder

Cross Says Frerichs Mismanaged County Finances, Made Patronage Hires

Springfield Woman Continues Decades-Long Depression Struggle

Harness Racing Facing an Uncertain Future in Illinois

Theft At The Illinois State Fair

Vapor Ban Would Affect Local Business

Operation Teen Safe Driving a Proven Success

State Fair's Auctioneer Bid Calling Contest Kicks Off 31st Year

Lt. Gov. Joins Ag Celebration At Fair

Rodney Davis Endorsed By Illinois Farm Bureau

Cross Visits Central Illinois, Discusses Opponent Frerichs

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Family Plea for Help in Unsolved Murder

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