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U of I School System Hit With Funding Cuts

U of I School System Hit With Funding Cuts

LLCC to Reopen Campuses Saturday

Funding for LIHEAP Out Until Fall

Durbin Backing Schumer for Minority Leader

Mental Health Not Checked for Pilots While Getting Certified

Troops To Remain In Afghanistan

Rauner Signs Budget Short-Fix Into Law

Needle Exchange Program: Counseling and Testing Sites

Esquire Theatre Faces Possible Demolition

Hyvee Donates Thousands To Local Schools

Rural Hosptials Taking Steep Financial Cuts

Rural Internet Access Figures

Local Camp Gets a Big Boost of Support

Macoupin County Man Shot After Pointing Rifle At Deputies

School Comes Together To Help One Of Their Own

Bank Raises Funds To Feed Children In Need Over Spring Break

Some Students Refusing To Take PARCC Exam

Replacing Schock Could Cause Lawsuit For Illinois

Schock Gives Farewell Speech

U.S. Senate Approves Budget

IDNR Preparing For Trout Season

United Way Bypasses Fundraising Goal By Thousands

Douglas MacArthur High School Holds Ribbon Cutting For Rennovated School

DCFS Lifts Hold On Hope Institute Admission

Decatur Man Facing Charges Of Attempted Murder Of Police Officer

Crime of the Week: March 26

Urban League Holds Ceremony for Restorative Justice Program

Immigrants And Refuges Rally Over Proposed Cuts

Legislative Break, Focus On Districts

Bobcat Hunting Bill Passing Through Senate

Mayoral Debate Recap

Justice Reform Begins In Illinois

Illinois National Guard Member Accused Of Attempting To Join ISIS

CWLP Opens Playground In Center Park

"Tornado Season" Losing Meaning

Architectural Firm Picked For District 117 Renovations

Mobile Home Goes Up In Flames In Franklin

Highest Ranking Israeli Official In Capital City

Sen. Dick Durbin Opposes Federal Budget

Marijuana Legalization Bill Stalled

Legislation Introduced To Ban Powdered Alcohol

Access To Capitol To Become More Restricted

Rep. Bourne Proposes First Bill

Durbin Proposes Changes To FEMA Funding

Local Student Is A Finalist In National Competition

Sangamon County Ranks Low In Overall Health

Law Enforcement Talk Handling Hostage Situations

Bill Proposes Study Of Minority Incarceration

Medication Transparency Bill Passes Committee

Parents Support Opt Out Bill

ICON Gives Endorsements For Municipal Election

Jersey Mike's Subs Gives Back To Community

IEMA Suggests Texting After Storms

Many Residents Getting Out To The Polls Early

Man Pleads Guilty To Cooking Meth

20-Year-Old Faces Charges For Car Passenger's Death

Glenwood Show Choir Headed To Nationals

ACA Late Enrollment Help

Sangamon County Ranks Low On Illinois Health List

Cahnman Pushes For Local Minimum Wage Increase

Four Arrested For Meth Lab Bust Appear In Court

Two Men Plead Not Guilty To Park Attack

Man Charged With Aggravated DUI in Early Morning Wreck

Residents Of Cedar Point Apartments React To Hostage Situation

ACA Late Enrollment Assistance Offered Tomorrow

House, Car Riddled With Bullets on Adams

Auto Parts Store Robbed, Police Search For 20-Year-Old

Chatham Water Bill Decision Postponed Again

Rollover Accident Stops At Front Porch Steps

Hostage Situation On Springfield's West Side Ends Early Wednesday

Unemployment Continues To Fall In Illinois

Man Arrested For Allegedly Having Child Porn On Computer

Clinton Hospital Looks For New Management

Budget Deal Passes House

Sen. Manar: Schools Could Face Big Financial Gains and Losses

Ball-Chatham Schools Facing Over $1 Million Deficit Next Year

Milhiser: Court Reporters Vital

Local School Unhappy with Bill to Fix Budget

Amtrak Speaking Out On Budget Cuts

Nurses March To Statehouse

Kidzeum Receives Donation

National Work Zone Safety Week

Rauner Orders Money Back From Grant Given By Quinn

National Tuberculosis Day Should Be Observed

Smart Meters Come To Jacksonville

Madigan Proposes Cuts To Help Budget

Rauner Wants Fair Share Lawsuit In Federal Court, Unions Disagree

Rauner's Motorcade Involved In Accident, No Injuries

Tyree Out On Bond

Meeting Scheduled This Week For Illinois Marijuana Law

Decatur Has a New City Manager

Rauner Gets Support from Decatur Mayor

Pothole Liability

Firefighters Train For Future

Springfield Sewer System Study

Workers Want in on Rauner's Fight Against Unions

Less Homework May Mean Better Test Scores

Illinois Housing Prices Go Up

Plan To Sell State Vehicles, Save Money

Taylorville Banker Indicted For Theft

Church, Home Hit By Bullets

Shredding Blogger Arrested

Ted Cruz: Legitimate Candidate?

Patients Still Waiting For Medical Marijuana Treatment

Auction Rakes In Thousands For State

Spring Yard Waste Pick Up

Shelby County Emergency Text Alerts

The Cost of Special Election To Replace Schock

Quinn Gives Millions To TV Studio

Rauner Backs Comprehensive Reform

New Positions Could Be Coming To Jacksonville School District

Free Health Clinic To Help Homeless and Uninsured

Proposed Bill Would Require Daily Sanitizing Of Indoor Play Areas

Gifford Volunteers Return To Finish The Job

Lincoln Funeral Train Car Won't Recreate Journey

Springfield Public Works Begin Road Construction Projects Monday

Construction Begins Monday On Interstate 55

US-Iran Inch Closer To Nuclear Deal

Sangamon County Deputy, K9 Injured In Crash

Springfield Tourism Season Is About To Start

Springfield Mayoral Candidates Discuss Jobs Plan

Rauner and Unions Clashing Again

Congressman Schock Facing Possible Investigation

Local Philanthropist Passes Away Over The Weekend

Drug Rehabilitation Centers Brace For Budget Cuts

Caterpillar To Move Two Production Lines To Mexico

2015 Illinois State Fair Line Up

Dewitt County Plans To Cut Spending

Springfield Alderman Proposes New Ordinance That Will Keep Property Values Up

Tyree Facing More Charges Of Sexual Activity With Student

Rauner's Education Secretary Has Highest Salary Than Predecessors

WICS To Host Mayoral Debate With WTAX Radio

Springfield Police Open Communication With Residents

Former State Officials Could Be Headed To Court

Medical Student Matches Determined

Man Pleads Guilty of Famer City Murder

Congressman Davis Endorses Palazzolo

UIS Nursing School Could Raise Prices Due To Rauner Budget

Crime Of The Week: March 20th

Washington Park Bridges To Receive Upgrade

Spring Brings On The Allergies

Gov. Rauner Approval Rating Drops

Emergency Meeting about Court Reporter Funding Crisis

Three Arrested After Police Find Meth Lab In House

Mayoral Candidates Talk High Speed Rail

Rauner Instructs To Divert Fair Share Fees

FY15 Deal Still Being Worked Out

Boehner Backs Schock

Keeping A Landmark Alive: Old Mill Restaurant

Replacing The Lincoln Mayor

Farnham Sentenced 8 Years For Child Porn Charges

$3.3 Million Left In Schock's Campaign Fund

Rep. Riley Calls Out Engineering Firm On "Withholding Information"

Medallions Added to Lincoln Collection

Minimum Wage Bill Passes House Committee

How You Can Give the "Gift of Hope"

New Bills Aim To Prevent Addiction

LaHood Announces Run For 18th Congressional Seat

Robert Kennedy, Jr Talks To Senate On Vaccines

Faith Coalition Hosts Breakfast Focusing On SB1

Schock's Family Reacts To Resignation

Taylorville Allocates Funds To Send High School Band To D.C., Not All On Board

Leak Causes Death To Beardstown Fish

Tuition Increase At Richland Community College

Food Truck Ordinance May Shake Up Business in Springfield

Farm Progress Show At Capacity For 2015

State Officials Celebrate Farmers On National Ag Day

Gun Rights Supports Rally at the Capitol

Rauner Speaks With Illinois Business Community

PCCC Receives Sponsorship From Green Family Auto Dealerships

Grain Belt Clean Line Project Given Pre-Emptive Blow

Fix A Leak Week For CWLP

CWLP Won't Default This Year

Man Arrested For Jacksonville Stabbing

Beardstown Man Accused Of Murdering Girlfriend's Son Appears In Court

Dewitt County Man Arrested For Criminal Sexual Assault

National Kick Butt Day Encourages Smokers To Quit

Cresco Labs Appears In Court, Asks For Ban To Be Lifted

Unclaimed Property To Be Auctioned Off

Political Experts Weigh In On Congressman Schock's Resignation

Jacksonville Alderman Resigns

Underage Compliance Checks, Five Downtown Businesses Caught

Unemployment Numbers For January

Ending Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors

Save The SJR: New Radio Campaign

New Plan To Inform Patients Turned Away Based On Religion

Three Branches Of Government Meet At Supreme Court

Replacing Schock Starts Soon

Political Reaction to Congressman Schock's Resignation

School District 186 Talks Teacher Dress Code

LaHood To Announce Plans To Run For Schock's Seat

Shredding for a Good Cause

Rauner On Budget: People Of Illinois Not Being Served

Rauner Comments On Local Aid Funds

New Bill Aims for Greater Abortion Clinic Inspection

Congressman Kinzinger Reacts To Schock Resignation

Residents Take To Social Media After Schock Resigns

Washington Ethics Group Reacts To Schock's Resignation

Congressman Aaron Schock Resigns After Spending Scrutiny

Aaron Schock Resigns

Decatur City Council Votes On New City Manager

Decatur City Council Makes Move On Mahomet Aquifer

Unclaimed Valuables Up For Auction

Trail Starts For Man Who Bit Springfield Police Offier

Newly Found Records Raise More Questions About Schock

New Women's Clinic Comes To Springfield

City Council To Approve Funding For Road Repairs

Shooting Impacting District 186 Schools

Rural Communities Impacted By Proposed Budget Cuts

Pension Could Change For Springfield City Workers

Clock Ticking On Mega-Hog Farm Decision

Bolivia Bridge Closes Over Weekend Due To Accident

District 117 To Host Meeting On Turner Renovation

House Fire In Decatur Displaces Family of Five

Man Crashes Motorcycle After Driving Drunk

Monday Kicks Off Golf Season

Baby Pantry Searches For Donations

Man Hit By Freight Train Dies, Apparent Suicide

Jacksonville Fight Caught On Tape, Man Pulls Gun

Open Record Violations Bill

Dairy Queen Offers Free Cones For 75th Anniversary

Fatal Accident In Cass County

Lincoln Mayor To Resign

Amnesty For Minors Who Utilize 911

Powder Alcohol Coming To Illinois?

Bill Proposes Pay Cut For Lawmakers

Amtrak Train Collision Leaves One Dead in Alton

Springfield Model Train Fair Educates and Entertains

Mayoral Candidates Talk With Residents Over Weekend

Detour on East-Bound Carpenter Street

Get Covered Illinois Helps Those Who Missed Open Enrollment

Farnham's Attorney Files Delay Request

Budget Jeopardizes Juvenile Offender Aftercare Program

Crime of the Week - March 13th

Police Search For Info On Jacksonville Stabbing

Two Arrested For Jacksonville Stabbing, Beating

Saturday Domestic Disturbance Shooting, No Injuries

Decatur Public Schools Budget Cuts

Springfield Police Crack Down On D.U.I.'s After Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Beardstown Officials Asking For Help to Access River

Congressman Aaron Schock Responds to His Spending Controversy

Illini Fighting Hunger Takes Cause To Rochester

Taylorville Sewer Increase

Henry Nelch and Son Co. To Close

Springfield To Celebrate The Irish Saturday

Summit of Hope Helps Exconvicts Find Work

Police Search For Jacksonville Man

Man Arrested For Possession of Cocaine, Stolen Gun

ACA Event Sunday For Last-Minute Coverage

Cadets Sworn in as State Troopers

Early Voting Opens For General Election

Illinois Army National Guard Honors Women's Month

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois

Horace Mann Celebrates 70 Years in Springfield

U of I President To Step Down Early

Graffiti Found At SHG

Cuts Could Come To Mental Disable Community If Rauner Budget Passes

Plans For Lincoln Re-Enactment Announced

Illinois' Largest Autism Resource Could Lose Funding

Petition in Central Illinois to Push Local Trial Forward

Bill Aims To Lower Marijuana Penalities

College Presidents Testify On Cuts

Ninth Anniversary of the Springfield Tornado

General Assembly Honors Judy Baar Topinka

Park Districts Funding On Chopping Block

Medical Marijuana License Continue To Be Issued Dispite Lawsuit

Man Arrested For Stolen Gun, Drugs

Police Looking Into Thursday Robbery

Man Stabbed, Beat With Bat In Park

Mother Severed Legal Ties With Son Left In Dumpster

Springfield Police Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers This St. Patrick's Day

Drive By Shooting Leaves To Gas Leak in Springfield

REPORT: Child Porn Produced By Children Themselves

EPA Announces Mohomet Aquifer As Source of Drinking Water For East Central IL

Police Prepare For Downtown Weekend Celebration

Prisons Lack Funding To Pay Employees

Central Illinois Family Creates GoFundMe Account

Springfield Police Investigate 4th Shooting In A Week

New Report Released to Improve Illinois Military Enlistment

House Committee on Education Reform Meets for First Time

Protestors Block House Gallery Doors

Two Springfield Soldiers Honored For Their Service

Illinois National Guard Officer Becomes First Female General

Child Poverty Rates In Sangamon County On The Rise

Severe Weather Preparedness Week: Storm Spotter Training

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