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Court Rules State Employees Will Receive Backpay

Economic Impact of Airport Delays

Parsons Decision To Come Soon

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Local Realtors Highlight the Dangers of Their Profession

Principal Resigns Amidst DCFS Investigation

Alderman: 2nd St Bike Lanes Need Adjustment

Local Hunters Helping the Hungry

Public Health Officials Urge Seniors to Get Flu Shots This Season

Aldermen Against Pay Raise, Search Starts For New Coordinator

IDOT Plans for Rail Overpass Despite Funding Uncertainty

Thousands of Petitioners Support Clean Energy in Illinois

Crime Wave on Stevenson?

BBQ Shooting Suspect In Court

Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month

Doctors Urge Seniors To Get Flu Shot This Winter Season

Meredosia High School Offers New Trade Program

Minority Hiring: No Progress in Jacksonville Schools

Economic Recovery Update, Consumer Spending Up

International Visitors Tour Illinois Farms

Shooting Update: Springfield Man Still In Critical Condition

Local Rural Fire Departments Experiencing Communication Crisis

Race for 48th District State Senate Heats Up

Springfield Airport Experiencing Delays

School Board to City Council: McFarland Declares Run

Aldermen to Debate Giving Themselves Raises

Certain Diet Could Help Slow Alzheimer's

$20K For Senior Olympics

Molina Hosts Event To Educate Residents About Nutrition

Saint John's Hospital Hosts Dance Dash Fundraiser

Prescription Drug Take Back

Second Springfield Shooting In Less Than A Week

Parklet Not Pleasing All Neighbors

Mother Road Festival Sets Itself Apart

Man Shot in Face at BBQ

Honor Flight Fundraiser Barbecue

Springfield Parks Still See High Police Calls Despite Changes

Springfield Clinic Donates Supplies to Habitat for Humanity

Rt. 66 Festival Preview

School Reacts To Child Porn Charges

New Hog Barn is Boost for Morgan County Economy

EMTs Urge Safety on the Farm this Harvest

Highway Construction Funded By State

Man Sentenced 9 Years For Overdose Death

Hearing Scheduled to Debate Future of Lincoln Library and Museum

IHSA, School Officials Object to Meeting Time

Superintendent Gill Speaks At Citizens Club

District 186 Weighs Security Options

Reunion of USS Hector In Springfield

I-55 Lane Closing Causes Many Accidents

Man Killed By Combine

Carbon Monoxide Detector Bill Proposed After Leak at North Mac

Crimestoppers Search For Diamond Theives

17-Year-Old Dead After Shooting On South East Side

Illinois History Conference Comes To Springfield

Akorn, Inc. To Announce Expansion Project

Jacksonville Citizens Group To Campaign For One-Cent Tax Increase

Man Arrested For Shelbyville House Fire

Margaret Curtin's Father Posts Bond In St. John's Case

Sutters Pleads Not Guilty To Running Girlfriend Over With Truck

LPGA Players Help Girl Scouts Of Central Illinois

Young Philanthropists Donate Ten $5,000 Checks

UPDATED: New Charges Added To Tevonne Thomas Case

Not Guilty Pleas Entered In Montgomery County Meth Bust

Sangamon County Man Arrested For Possession and Distributing Child Pornography

Sangamon Co. Sheriff Thinks Illinois will Legalize Pot

Sherman Board Approves Settlement with Union

Honor Flight: Welcome Home Veterans

Plans For Iles Avenue and Archer Elevator Road

State Farm To Partner With Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Buying Illinois Products Will Boost Economy

Loan Default Rate Decreases

Teen Dead After Wednesday Shooting

Rep. Paul Ryan Joins Reps. Davis and Schock to Talk ISIS Strategy

Quinn Announces Funds For Local Salvation Army

St. John's Hospital Says Donor Funds Untouched

DNR Reminds Hunters to be Safe

Livestock Producers Say They Want Meat Market in Springfield

Data Breach at Jimmy John's, Springfield Locations Affected

Mining Company Wants To Expand In Elkhart

Registration For Absentee Voting Begins

Nursing Major Comes To UIS

Mother Road Festival To Take Place This Weekend

Training Course For Future CEO's Available to Students

Numbers Improve for Students With Immunizations in District 186

Chicago Mayor Calls For Less Penalties For Drug Offenses

1.3 Million School Children, Homeless

Davis Endorsed By Mine Workers

Organization Spreads Knowledge on Judge Candidates

Illinois Ranked 4th For Total TV Political Ad Spending

Honor Flight: The Story Behind the Guardians

Governor Candidates Targeting Minority Communities

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

UPDATE: 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

Vince Talks ISIS with Durbin

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

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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

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