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  1. Wet and mild: Warm winter predicted for much of the USRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... Georgia and much of northern and central Florida. Hawaii, Montana, Michigan, parts of Idaho, Wisconsin, northern Illinois, Indiana and Ohio are forecast to be drier than normal, with the biggest likelihood in Hawaii, Montana and Michigan. The middle ...

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  2. Orland Park Finalizes Agreement to Bring Von Maur to Orland SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | City of Orland Park

    ... Von Maur Department Store to Orland Square. Von Maur, which operates 32 stores in 15 states, including three in Illinois, will occupy the 160,000 square feet space vacated by Carson's, which ceased all operations August 31st. "This is a big win for ...

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  3. R.F.D. NEWS & VIEWS: E15 expansion, record beans and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Legal Record

    The Illinois Pork Producers Association has partnered with ICC Agriculture program to donate 100 pounds of ground pork to the ICC Food Pantry. Pictured are Zach Wamsley, Rensselaer, Ind.

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  4. Woodford Master Gardener receives state awardRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Legal Record

    Woodford County Master Gardener Tina Deetz gets her state award from University of Illinois Extension Associate Director of Field Operations Tony Franklin at this year's Illinois Master Gardener Conference in Springfield. In her two years as a Master Gardener, Deetz's volunteer services and contributions to the Master Gardener program have more than exceeded expectations for this award.

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  5. State teacher shortfall reflected in Winnebago County school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Legal Record

    ... districts struggle to find certified teachers and support personnel to fill vacant positions. According to a recent Illinois State Board of Education report, the lack of certified teachers has also been a long standing issue. "Between 2008 and 2018, ...

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  6. Quidditch tournament, course at Tensfeldt ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Daily Jefferson County Union

    ... Chicago-based players), Brew City Warriors (Milwaukee), Chicago United Quidditch Club, Illini Ridgebacks Quidditch, Illinois State University Firebirds, Iowa Quidditch Club, Kansas Quidditch, Loyola University Chicago (Lumos Quidditch), Minnesota ...

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  7. Man shot to death outside laundry in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Legal Record

    A 25-year-old Aurora man was shot and killed Wednesday evening while in the parking lot of an Aurora coin laundry mat, Aurora police said. According to police, the victim, Neal Brooks, 400 block of S. River Street, and a 32-year-old man, were sitting in a vehicle outside the laundry mat in the 800 block of W. Illinois Avenue around 7 p.m. when a gunman walked up to the car and shot both men multiple times.

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  8. Educational Advisory Board Announced for 2019 Food Safety SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Manufacturing.net

    The Food Safety Summit Educational Advisory Board , comprised of industry-leading experts across the entire food industry, is working collectively to develop the education program for the 2019 event scheduled for May 6-9, 2019 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. The EAB members consists of leaders across the supply chain, from food manufacturing to retail, foodservice, distribution, regulatory and academia.

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  9. Alabama one of many states seeing more tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    ... Tornado activity is increasing most in Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana, Alabama, Kentucky, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa and parts of Ohio and Michigan, according to a study in Wednesday's journal Climate and Atmospheric ...

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  10. Illinois lawmaker works on sports gambling billRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    An Illinois lawmaker says a bill to legalize sports gambling in the state likely won't be put before the General Assembly until next year. The State Journal-Register reports that Democratic Rep. Lou Lang of Skokie says he's working on the sports betting bill.

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  11. AG Sessions in Illinois FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... department filed a statement of interest in federal court asking a judge to reject the reform plan the city and the Illinois attorney general's office hammered out. In a statement Friday on the filing, Sessions said the proposed plan would deprive ...

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  12. Learning to Grow in Kane County: Fall is that bittersweet seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... contrast to the browns and grays of the late autumn and early winter landscape. Sarah Marcheschi is a University of Illinois Extension master gardener for Kane County. The "Learning to Grow" column runs weekly during warmer months of the year. Call ...

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  13. Pernod Ricard Renews Distribution Agreement with Southern Glazer's Wine & SpiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    ... in 35 states, including Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New ...

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  14. Campaign Staffers Sue Pritzker, Claiming DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    A group of African-American and Latino campaign staffers have filed federal discrimination charges against billionaire J.B. Pritzker, Democratic hopeful for Illinois governor. "Although they hire African Americans and Latinos as campaign workers, the vast majority are herded into race-specific positions where they are expected to interact with the public, offered no meaningful chance for advancement, and receive less favourable treatment than their white counterparts who engage with, as the campaign sees it, a more desirable constituency," the complaint says.

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  15. Attorney General Sessions Heading to ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... ice filed a statement of interest in federal court asking a judge to reject the police reform plan the city and the Illinois attorney general's office hammered out. The plan would overhaul the Chicago Police Department under court supervision.

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  16. Central Illinois man charged with child sexual exploitationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    A 47-year-old central Illinois man faces federal charges of child sexual exploitation for allegedly using a social media site to try to contact and meet minors. A Wednesday statement from Springfield's U.S. attorney's office says Charles A. Hewitt, of Creve Coeur, had been convicted in 2014 of a sex offense.

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  17. Migrating white pelicans spotted in Mattoon and ShelbyvilleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    No, you're not seeing things: Those are pelicans out on by lakes in the Mattoon and Shelbyville area of eastern Illinois. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers natural resource specialist Lee Mitchell tells the Journal Gazette & Times-Courier that migrating American white pelicans have been stopping by on their way to and from the Gulf Coast from the Dakotas every spring and fall in recent years.

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  18. ASWSU Senate looks to improve Title IX policyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Evergreen

    Senator John Sullivan, from left, Senator Hannah Martian and Senator Lindsay Schilperoort listen to a fundraising request for India Night on Wednesday in the CUB. Senator John Sullivan, from left, Senator Hannah Martian and Senator Lindsay Schilperoort listen to a fundraising request for India Night on Wednesday in the CUB.

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  19. Phone call scammers targeting Illinoisans are getting deviousRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Deputies said the number appears on one's cell phone. They believe it is another brazen attempt to scam people's money.

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  20. United Way kicks off 2018 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    The United Way of Decatur and Mid-Illinois was present for the workplace kickoff campaign event at Consociate-Dansig. That company, which UWDMI called a "generous partner", has donated over $100,000 to the organization in its lifetime.

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