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Father Says School Staffer Pushed 12-Year-Old Son By Throat

Christian Co. Sheriff Says Medical Pot Centers Have Good Security

CWLP Financial Problems Become Issue In Race For Mayor

ISIS A Threat On American Soil

Home Prices Up Across Illinois

Former State Worker Charged With Bribery, Theft and Tax Evasion

Jacksonville Proposes Gaming Parlor Limit Ordinance

Prescription Drug Drop Off This Saturday

Experts Predict A Colorful Fall

Donors Make Things Possible For Central Illinois Foodbank

Possible Management Change For Decatur Marina

Man Escapes Minimum Security Prison in Vandalia, IL

Woman Arrested For Stealing Hundreds of Thousands From Springfield Hospital

Texas Company To Answer Questions On Proposed Pipeline

Oil Cleanup Almost Complete At Washington Park

Woman To Be Sentenced In DUI Death Of Teen

Man Killed By Car While Crossing Street

Gubernatorial Candidates Agree On Gun Laws

Honor Flight: Day Trip to D.C.

Quinn Invests in Decatur

Pipe Bomb Suspect Now In Custody

Morgan County Deputies Bust Meth Lab, Arrest Three

Illinois Poverty Rate Remains Unchanged

Experts say Low Corn Prices will have Trickle-down Effect on Local Economy

War of Words in 13th Congressional District Race

New Bike Lanes Downtown

Learning English To Get Degrees

Farmers Begin Harvesting Corn Crop

Springfield Hosts Meeting To Discuss Possible Construction

Sheriff Seeks Culprit in $4k Tri-County Fair Theft

Mayor Houston Does Not Anticipate CWLP Rate Hike

Dept. of Transportation Hosts Motorcyle Training Courses

Get Covered America Numbers Released

Funding Coming To Springfield Urban League

Together For Lincoln Completes Community Projects

Police Rally For Awareness of Funding Woes

Big Weekend For Gubernatorial Candidates

Motorcyclist Released From Hospital After I-55 Accident

Victim's Name of Train Accident Released

Arrest Made In Pipe Bomb Case

Honor Flight: Veterans Anticipation Before 29th Flight

Willow Long's Mother Speaks Out

Pumpkin Farm Opens for Season

Libertarian Candidate Could Make the Difference in the Race for Governor

President Unveils Campaign to End Sexual Assualt

New Branding For Capital City

Arrest In Rochester Remains Case

High School Discovers Asbestos in Gym

Home Depot Breach Up To 56M Cards

Man Sentenced 50 Years To Murder Of Toddler

Goodell Speaks On Domestic Violence in the NFL

Woman Out On Bond After Stealing Thousands From Church

Customers Happy Over New IPhone

Crimestoppers Looking For Info On Two Arsons

Charges Filed in Connection with Remains Found in Rochester

Route 29 Expansion Completion Date Set for Next Fall

Body Cameras Pose Privacy Questions

Flooding Still Impacting Downtown

Rochester Prepares for Friday's Big Game

Teen Charged with Discarding Baby in Dumpster Denies Charges

Plans for Jacksonville's New Water Treatment Plant Revealed

Teenager Accused of Posting a Threat on Twitter Remains in Juvenile Detention Center

Aldermen Against '12 Rate Increase Have No Regrets

Legal Issues Continue to Dog Governor Quinn as NRI Scandal Grows

Legislation Filed Requiring Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Illinois Ranked 27th In Nation In Highway Report

Forsyth Sears To Close Its Doors

Unemployment Decreases For Sixth Straight Month

Flu Immunization Season for Sangamon County

Blueprints Completed For Jacksonville's New Water Plant

Three Groups To Fight For Marijuana Facility

Shelbyville House Fire Under Investigation

Excommunicated Priest Preaches Acceptance

Libertarian Gubernatoral Candidate May Be Removed From Ballot

Department of Natural Resources Gearing Up For Trout Season

Man Who Place Needles In Meat Asks For Bond

Mother Who Left Baby In Dumpster Is In Court

Mother Arrested For Kidnapping Daughter

Planning and Zoning Commission Votes Down Magro's Meat, Still Chance

WWII Couple Fly on 29th Honor Flight

Honor Flight Recap

Chatham Teen Accused of Twitter Threat Facing Charges

Daughters of the American Revolution Celebrate Constitution Anniversary

Illinois Proposes Rules for Raw Milk

Fund Set Up For Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Therapy Dogs To Help North Mac Students

Rauner Education Plan Drawing Criticism

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Ranked 19th in Nation

CWLP Looks at Bill Hike

One-Third Springfield Students Overweight, Obese

YMCA Fights Childhood Obesity With Kid Fitness Classes

Bergner's To Host Charity Event

Thomson Prison To Hire 1,000 People

Illinois Innocence Project Receives Quarter-Million Dollar Grant

Local Law Enforcement Learns Tactical Training

Village of Sherman Spends Thousands In Dispute Over Officer

Sewer Infrastructure To Be Improved

U of I Urbana-Champaign Proposal To Build New Medical School

North Mac School Board Leaders Call Gas Leak "Time of Crisis"

Meeting To Discuss Slaughterhouse Petition

IDOT To Host Public Meeting in Decatur

Budget Director a Finalist for CWLP Job

Latest Poll Shows Quinn Ahead for the First Time

Poverty Down For First Time in 8 Years

Pain Med Deaths Increasing, but Not as Quickly

Slottag To Run For City Council

Local Schools React To Gas Leak

U of I Board Will Approve New Hires

North Mac To Install Carbon Monoxide Detectors After Leak

Students Out of School For Lack of Immunizations, Less Than Last Year

Three Companies To Develop Outlets At Springfield

Panel Wants more Time For Fracking Rules

Lincoln's Vault To Be Restored After Water Damage

IDOT Celebrates Child Passenger Safety With Car Seat Checks

New Supoena Issued For Quinn's Anti-Violence Program

15yo Southeast Student Charged As Juvenile For Bringing Gun

ABC's Alicia Lewis Prepares For Honor Flight

Rauner Questions IDOT Hires

Magro's Meat Hosts Public Forum

Downtown Springfield, Inc. To Hold Fundraiser

Illinois Veteran Suggests Way To Help Improve VA

Springfield Teacher Contract A Done Deal

Residents Push for Quiet Zone in Downtown Springfield

Carbon Monoxide Leak Leaves Over 100 Hospitalized

Rauner Wants Merit Pay for Illinois Teachers

Lanphier Student Back in Court

Keeping Guns Out: What Can 186 Do?

Student Talks About Importance Of Learning CPR

Central IL Foodbank Hopeful In Winning $60K

Importance Placed on Rail Safety In Illinois

Owner Of Bel-Aire Motel Dies Over Weekend

IDOT Still Employs 103 Improper Hires

Southbound Ramp To I-55 From Stevenson under Construction

Illinois Ranked Third In Country For Most Railroad Deaths

Candidate Callis Signed Documents For Home In Missouri

Funding Illinois' Future Coalition Support School Funding Bill

Second Gun Found in District 186 School

Carbon Monoxide Leak At North Mac Middle School

Coat Drives Get An Early Start

Door To Door Voter Registration

Springfield Art Walk Kicks Off

State, Local Republicans Make Stop in Champaign for Bus Tour

Vince Talks ISIS with Durbin

DHFS Officials Say Illegal Immigrant Numbers "Out of Context"

Boosting High School Football

Retail Sales Up Nationally

United Way Creating History

Training For Firefighters Change Since 9/11

Seasonal Flu Immunization Program

Outdoors Woman Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Durbin on ISIS and Support For Obama's Plan

New Arrival For 9/11 Couple

Governor Campaign Attracting Big Names and Record Money

Anchors Share Their 9/11 Experiences

Thirteen Years of War and Counting

9/11 Ceremonies Fall Off for Springfield Fire

Springfield Remembers 9/11

Teaching 9/11 To A New Generation

Suicide Prevention Week

Caterpillar To Open Research Lab At U of I

Jacksonville Mayor Proposes Police Body Cameras

Sacred Heart Griffin High Has Mega Raffle Drawing With $100,000 Prize

Central Illinois Pushes For Police Body Cameras

Macon County Saves $1 Million On Recycled Highway

Jacksonville NAACP Raise Questions About District 117 Minority Hiring

Gillespie School District Awarded Millions In Lawsuit

New Details in Sherman Officer Investigation

Farmers Cheer Move to Block EPA Rules

Business Owners Discuss Decline of Stevenson Drive

Hundreds of Gallons of Oil Collected, Still Spreading

Shots Fired In Springfield

Decrease in Motorcycle Fatalities

CWLP Funding Woes

Lake Springfield Water Level Above Full Pool

After Harvest, Flash Flooding Could Get Worse

Open House For Products Made By Prison Inmates

Growing Concern Of Future Medical Marijuana Companies

Motorcycle Accident Kills Springfield Man

UIS Hosts Poverty Simulation For Students

Open House To Display Inmate Goods

$1.5 Million Grant To Inspect Pollution Control Facilities

Quinn and Rauner Verbally Jab Each Other At Session

UIS Enrollment At All Time High

Domestic Violence in Our Community

Oil Spill Coats Creek at Washington Park

Magro Meats Wants Permission to Open Meat Market and Slaughterhouse on Stevenson

Sangamon County Drug Court Gets a Major Grant

Antique Shop Opens Its Doors After Relocating

Jacksonville City Council Proposes Gaming Restriction

Decatur Mayor Announces He Will Seek Re-Election

Kincaid Trustee Resigns, Says He's "Fed Up"

Big Brothers, Big Sisters In Need Of Mentors

Springfield Clinic Donates Thousands To Kidzeum

Jacksonville Woman Dies After Running Off Road

Man Arrested For Attempted Murder of Ex Girlfriend And Man

Amy Day Sentenced Four Years In Prison

$2 Million Grant To Establish Justice Programs In Illinois

Missing Toddler In Champaign, Search Continues

Counties Endorse Logan County As Site Of Medical Marijuana Center

Jacksonville City Council Approves To Hire Additional Patrolman

Doug Thomas To Appear In Court Today

Aiello Announces Plans To Run For County Clerk, Not City

Fire at Merlin, Then Oil Leak

Enterovirus Spreads, Children at Risk

Letter Sent To Parents Of Students At Olympia South Elementary Causes Concerns

Madigan Wants to Use Cameras to Combat Elder Abuse

NAACP President wants SPD Officers to Meet with Group of Black Men

Business and Agriculture Organizations Announce Opposition to Proposed Cleanter Water Act Regulations

Local Village Says 50 Percent Of Roads Need Repairs

Doctors Warn Fall Season Could Be Bad For Allergies

Oyster and Beer Festival Raises Money For Gen-H Kids And Community Gardens

Virginia High Classes Continue, Despite Missing Gym Roof

Teen Mom Charged With Attempted First-Degree Murder

Rauner's Ideas On Improving Illinois Education

Respiratory Illness Striking Illinois Children

Decatur Wells Project On Hold

One Dead After Rollover Accident On I-55

Chamber Holding Job Fair Today

Event Provides Funding For Capitol Beautification Project

Quinn Gains Backing For Minimum Wage

Department of Education To Host Webinar For Parents

Stores To Get Around Liquor Ban

Fire Marshal Called To Investigate Jacksonville Fire

Road Closures Due To Railroad Crossing Construction

Big Changes Coming to Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival in 2015

Mayor Requests Removal Of Traffic Lights

Department of Corrections Continues Financial Struggle

Applications Accepted For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Springfield Standoff Ends With Man In Hospital

Every Step Counts, Walking to Fight MS

Is The State Funding The Right Road Construction Projects?

Live, Love, Be: CU Pride Festival & Parade

Storms Blow Roof Off Cass County School

Parents Discuss Race in Springfield Schools

Medical Marijuana Can't Be Taxed Under State Law

Road Constructions To Come To Central Illinois

Alderman Cahnman Under Investigation

Hopes For Quick Pension Ruling

Doctor: Illinois Behind In Conditions For Mentally Ill Prisoners

ALERT: Macon County Phone Scam

Woman Pleads Guilty of Drug Induced Homicide

Mitchell Plans To Strip Funding From All Kids Program

Man Acquitted of Shooting Police Officer

Woman Caught Bringing Gun Into Courthouse

Teen Arrested For Leaving Newborn In Dumpster

Consolidating Public Works Garages

Home Depot Security Breach Victim

Fracking in Illinois Moves Forward

IEMA Holds Annual Conference

Medical Marijuana Law Spurs Driving Concerns

Complaints Prompt Inspection At Sangamon Towers

Chamber of Commerce Endorses Cross For State Treasurer

Student With Gun Pleads Not Guilty To Criminal Charges

Man Released From Jail, Same Day Arrested Again

Illinois Most Improved State for Emergency Plans for Children

Childhood Obesity On The Rise

BBQ Competition To Come To Williamsville Fall Festival

Affordable Housing To Come To Springfield's East Side

Former President To Visit Central Illinois

Organization Seeks More Money From City

Alderman Simpson Talks Mayoral Strategy

Jacksonville Aldermen Demand Information On Extra Police Work

Joan Rivers Dies At Age 81

Springfield NAACP to Host Race Relations Meeting In Hopes to Spark Change

New Study Suggests Breakfast is No Longer the Most Important Meal of the Day

Meeting Addresses Homer Mine

Corn Stalk Disease Found in Local Fields

Residents Questioning Noise Ordinance In Decatur

Springfield Mayor Wants Police Officers to Wear Body Cameras

Illinois Medicaid Aims to Reduce Unplanned Pregnancies

Future TIF Districts Could Help Fund Springfield Schools

City Council Creates Sub-Comittee To Hire New Coordinator

Quinn On Minimum Wage

Mt. Pulaski Fall Festival Kicks Off Friday

Jacksonville Initiatives To Upgrade High School

Legislatures Haven't Received Quinn's Anti-Violence Emails

Senator Rose on Minimum Wage Debate

Futuregen Project Permit Approval

Springfield PD Stats From Holiday Weekend

Illinois Education Officials To Offer Bi-Literacy Seal On High School Diplomas

283 Springfield Students Out of School

IEMA Offers Tips For National Preparedness Month

ABC's Liz Foster Ties The Knot

Researchers Split On Driving While High

Quinn Lives On Minimum Wage For One Week

Ukrainian Motorcyclist Traveling Around The World

Road Renamed For Fallen Soldier

4-Year-Old Decatur Boy Fighting Leukemia

Baby Abandoned in a Jacksonville Dumpster

Gubernatorial Candidates Go Head-To-Head

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