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Springfield, Illinois is located in Sangamon County. Zip codes in Springfield, IL include 62736, 62776, and 62769. The median home price in Springfield is $109,500 which is roughly $75/per square foot. More Springfield information.

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6 hrs ago | KPLR-11

Hip Hop artist Pitbull to perform at Illinois State Fair

Hip Hop artist Pitbull will be bring his unique style of Hip Hop the Illinois State Fair on August 9th in Springfield, Illinois.

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10 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

Rick Springfield embarking on solo tour

RICK SPRINGFIELD: Springfield has toured the U.S. many times over the years and even appeared in the Countdown concert series in Australia in 2007, but he has never embarked on a full solo tour in his home country.

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12 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Nigeria favors local firms in $40 billion oil contract awards

Nigeria has awarded most of its long-term oil contracts worth an estimated $40 billion a year to local companies, according to a confidential list seen by Reuters, meaning global traders need to partner with them to access crude from Africa's top producer.

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16 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

Police Reports for Wednesday

Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Wood River Police were holding 26 year old Krisica Hancock of the 2500 block of Elizabeth in Alton for retail theft from Wal-Mart.

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20 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

Illinois audit: Police training money misspent

SPRINGFIELD – The agency that sets standards for Illinois law enforcement officers misspent grant money for police training and didn't keep proper records about sessions for homicide investigators and coroners, according to an auditor's report released Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Heisse named editor of The Times in Munster

Bob Heisse has served as the top editor of The State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill., since March 2012.

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WTAX-AM Springfield

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He received near unanimous support from the party's state central committee during a meeting in Springfield on Tuesday.

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Daily Herald

Wauconda American Enterprise Team Creates Presentation to Save Money

The Wauconda American Enterprise Project Team is a group of high school students who believe that financial literacy skills should be taught to a younger generation so that students are more educated on how to make economic decisions.

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Examiner.com

Power of Music in the Civil War at Lincoln Presidential Museum

"Music was everywhere during the Civil War - at public events, in the home and even on the battlefield," the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum stated.

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WAND-TV Decatur

Oral history of Ill. community colleges readied

A yearlong effort to capture the stories of a schooling system that covers the entire state and educates nearly one million students will be unveiled next week.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Concert at Lincoln Library will Commemorate 1939 Concert at Lincoln Memorial

The post office has a black heritage stamp series that started in 1978. It has recognized the achievements of people like Harriet Tubman, Jackie Robinson, and Sojourner Truth.

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SFGate

Durkin says Obama library unaffordable for Ill.

In this Dec. 3, 2013 file photo, Illinois House Minority Leader Jim Durkin, of Western Springs, talks with House Speaker Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, during a committee hearing at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill.

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Ill. GOP Replaces Six Party Officials Who Wanted To Oust Pro-Gay Marriage Leader

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A crop of Republican officials who wanted to oust former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady for his statements supporting same-sex marriage have been replaced in their party positions.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Herald

Editorial: Ita s politics before prestige in Obama library bid

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is Illinois' only presidential library, but the state hopes to attract the Barack Obama Presidential Library as well.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Northwest Herald

Quinn: New controls coming after Medicaid paid for dead

Gov. Pat Quinn delivers his annual budget address to a joint session of the General Assembly on March 26, 2014 in the House chambers at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield.

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Daily Chronicle

Democrats: Illinois schools could face major cuts

Illinois Sen. Dan Kotowski, D-Park Ridge, speaks to lawmakers during a committee hearing March 21 at the state Capitol in Springfield Ill.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Illinois medical marijuana: $100 for patient card

In this Oct. 16, 2013 file photo, marijuana clone plants that are used to grow medical marijuana are displayed under a light at a medical marijuana cooperative in Seattle.

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The Daily Record

Lincoln locomotive replica won't visit Columbus

A full-size replica of a steam locomotive that pulled Abraham Lincoln's funeral car won't stop at the Ohio Statehouse as scheduled next week.

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Sunherald.com

Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchanges

In this March 27, 2014, file photo, Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, speaks during a committee hearing at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill.

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WAND-TV Decatur

Spike in mumps cases reported across Illinois

The State Journal-Register reports there has been 52 cases of the viral infection reported in Morgan and Sangamon counties.

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