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Tazewell County Newswire

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  1. Tazewell County eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | The Legal Record

    Learn about Starting a Business in Illinois by attending a free workshop at the Fondulac Bank in East Peoria on Jan. 24. Youth aged 9-12 will discuss the book "The Westing Game" by Ellen Raskin. For more information, call 263-2200.

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  2. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Legal Record

    ... Jennifer Michelle Hall and Dustin Ward filed declarations of intent to be write-in candidates with the Tazewell County Clerk's Office last month. As write-in candidates, their names will not appear on the April 4 Consolidated Election ballot. ...

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  3. In re Marriage of Julie SchomburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... Interstate Family Support Act (750 ILCS 22/602 (West 2010)), the Iowa child support order was registered in Tazewell County, Illinois by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (IDHFS). A 5 On October 28, 2014, in Illinois, Duane ...

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  4. Tazewell County heroin deaths rise, yet lives are saved Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    The city's police department and its officers saved two people from drug overdose deaths in recent months and conceivably more through the department's Heroin Initiative, a one-of-a-kind drug fighting program. "There's no doubt the two were at death's door" before officers short-circuited the opiate drugs they'd taken with naloxone they now carry as part of the Initiative, said Police Chief John Dossey.

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  5. Pekin police officer fired, faces misconduct chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | The Legal Record

    ... the head and face. Ujinski claimed the juvenile called him "a little b****". Still facing felony charges in Tazewell County, Ujinski was fired Jan. 4 based on misstatements he made regarding details of the incident. His claims that the juvenile ...

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  6. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | The Legal Record

    ... tradition that the eighth-graders perform a Living Nativity. (Photo courtesy of Lisa Pallardy Photography) Tazewell County Traffic Court has a new judge: Frank Ierulli. This is the first judicial assignment for Ierulli, 50, of Peoria, who has spent ...

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  7. Tazewell County eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | The Legal Record

    ... call (309) 263-2200. Bring a family artifact, story or genealogical problem to the January meeting of the Tazewell County Genealogical and Historical Society. For more information, call (309) 477-3044. Youth from 7-13 will learn about Ozobots, ...

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  8. Man killed in East Peoria shooting, suspect in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | The Legal Record

    ... which is adjacent to the crime scene. The East Peoria Police Department, Illinois State Police and the Tazewell County Coroner's Office worked together on the investigation. Meanwhile, as news of Dixon's death spread, friends and family begin to ...

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  9. Peoria Co. balances services with tough spending decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | The Legal Record

    ... do what we're statutorily mandated to do and we're going to give good basic county government." That's what Tazewell County Board chairman David Zimmerman said of the coming year. Zimmerman said Tazewell County has the fourth lowest tax rate in ...

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  10. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | The Legal Record

    Illinois Central College will remain at its Pekin campus while the community college sorts through options for the site's future and expands marketing to nearby communities and attract Tazewell County high school students. The house will sit on a now-vacant lot at 301 Lynnhaven Drive, which had been owned by the city.

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  11. Woodford County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | The Legal Record

    ... is looking at ways to improve marketing of the Pekin campus to nearby communities and continue increases in Tazewell County high schools' enrollment in Early College, or dual-credit, courses. Woodford County Sheriff's Office Explorers Post 9102 held ...

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  12. Government watchdog group takes aim at Whiteside CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... is based on a 1975 opinion from then-Attorney General William J. Scott, who was asked to rule whether Tazewell County legally could hire an attorney to advise its zoning board of appeals and county board. The answer, Scott said, is no. The state ...

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  13. Illinois man sentenced in child porn, knife attack caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Times

    ... in November to possessing child porn, attempted murder and armed violence, the Pekin Daily Times reported. Tazewell County Circuit Judge Paul Gilfillan said Brown's mental conditions, including an intellect years behind his age, and sexual abuse he ...

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  14. Dustin Brown sentenced to 32 years in knife attack, child pornography Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... commits fairly horrific crimes" that stem from twisted fixations that will remain difficult to control, said Tazewell County Circuit Judge Paul Gilfillan. Time served since Brown's library assault and good behavior could reduce his prison term to ...

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  15. Man admits having cocaine at Urbana nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... ate's Attorney Toby Ortega said Bloomberg had a prior misdemeanor conviction for possession of cannabis from Tazewell County from 2013.

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  16. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Rolan Johnson Christmas prints are on display at the Pekin Public Library through Jan. 3. The prints are from the library's collection of Johnson's work. The Illinois Supreme Court has approved an expansion of an innovative strategy to help control local jail overcrowding, and Tazewell County will benefit.

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  17. Tazewell County opens new mental health courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... address problems with counseling and medication, with a goal of keeping them out of jail. Officials say the Tazewell County jail houses about 500 people each year with mental health issues that range from minor to severe, and many are repeat ...

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  18. U of I Signs to Buy Wind-Powered ElectricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The University of Illinois says it's contracting with the largest wind farm in the state to buy power for its Urbana-Champaign campus. The Champaign News-Gazette reports that the agreement announced this week took effect Nov. 1 and continues for a decade -- through October 2026.

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  19. U of Illinois Inks 10-year Deal to Buy Energy From Wind FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The University of Illinois says it's contracting with the largest wind farm in the state to buy power for its Urbana-Champaign campus. The agreement announced this week took effect Nov. 1 and continues for a decade - through October 2026.

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  20. Veteran criminal charged in meth caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... His 10th, a charge of possessing methamphetamine with intent to deliver, marks his first involving drugs in Tazewell County court records. When a city police officer stopped him Tuesday for driving with a revoked license, Bonk admitted he had drugs ...

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