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Jefferson County Authorities Conduct Warrant Sweep
The warrants came as part of an eight-month investigation into drug activity in Mt.
Bird's Eye View of Snow-Covered Southern Illinois
Friday's clear skies made it easier to check out the blanket of snow and ice this week's winter storm leaves behind.
Ten Years For Robbery Suspect
IN JEFFERSON COUNTY, A WOMAN WILL SEE TEN YEARS BEHIND BARS AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO A STRING OF ROBBERIES.
Belleville News Democrat
State consolidates regional education offices; one local office affected
The Illinois State Board of Education voted Friday to redraw the map of regional education offices in an effort to reduce the number of regions from 44 to 35 as required by the State Legislature.
The Huffington Post
Illinois Fracking Rules Released To Public; Undercut Protections In...
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources published a first draft of Illinois' rules for high-volume oil and gas drilling on Friday, and environmental groups quickly criticized them as violating the spirit of regulations that industry, environmentalists and lawmakers crafted together.