Illinois Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Proposed Illinois legislation would ban powdered alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KFVS12

    The Springfield bureau of Lee Enterprises Newspapers reports the proposal amends the Liquor Control Act of 1934. State Sen. Ira Silverstein of Chicago is sponsoring the bill.

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  2. Veteran newspaper executive to oversee 100-plus community newspapersRead the original story

    Saturday | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Based in Davidson, North Carolina, the company includes more than 100 newspapers in 12 states: Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Civitas ...

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  3. Grace holds off Warren for Qatar Masters titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Golfweek

    ... O'Driscoll ahead of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. Belgium's Thomas Pieters, the 2012 NCAA champion from Illinois, has had no problem making the adjustment from college golf to the European Tour. Keeping pace at Abu Dhabi is just another ...

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  4. Numbers of Illinois Households on Food Stamps Still RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Magic 95.1

    The Illinois Department of Human Service says there were 1.07 million households enrolled last month in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. That's up 20,000 from the previous month and is the highest level since at least 2010.

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  5. Northwestern Wraps Road Trip at Penn State SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Northwestern University

    ... on Dec. 7 against Loyola when the Wildcats recorded 22 assists on 28 baskets (78.5 percent). Last time out against Illinois, NU shared it at a clip of 73.9 percent (17-of-23). CONSISTENT 'CATS Northwestern head coach Joe McKeown has used the same ...

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  6. Pregame Shootaround: Two top-25 matchups in the Big 12 leads a big day of college hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MSNBC

    ... on Iowa on Saturday. Purdue, meanwhile, could also use a bounce-back performance after a flat performance against Illinois. This is one of the better games of the weekend, let alone the mid-major ranks. Both teams are unbeaten in the Southland and ...

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  7. Illinois misses the fracking boom because of falling oil pricesRead the original story

    Saturday | Chicago Tribune

    ... as those leases begin to expire with dwindling hopes they'll be renewed. Low oil prices have accomplished in Illinois what environmentalists couldn't. Horizontal hydraulic fracturing, a controversial method of drilling for oil trapped in shale rock, ...

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  8. President stirs a hornets nest; Idea to tax college savings plans stingsRead the original story

    Saturday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... to be taxed.' The 529 plans, which are named for their spot in the federal tax code, are popular nationally and in Illinois. Illinois has 385,000 Bright Start or Bright Directions (529) accounts with a total value of $7.17 billion, said Gregg ...

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  9. Pallid Sturgeon apparently reproducing in wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... sturgeons were found during Missouri Department of Conservation sampling efforts last June. Genetic testing in Illinois confirmed the fish were offspring of the endangered species. Joe Bonneau is a South Dakota-based threatened and endangered ...

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  10. Absence of Stephens could sink BoilersRead the original story

    Saturday | Journalgazette.net

    ... which coach Matt Painter said was broken in Hawaii, not dislocated - 14 minutes into a crucial Big Ten road game at Illinois. Purdue was in control, but Stephens' finger was too severely injured to allow his return. Without Stephens, the Boilers ...

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  11. Illinois Basketball Student Manager, Ryan Schmidt, Suits UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Writing Illini

    The Illinois basketball team comes into their game with the Minnesota Golden Gophers looking to secure a win and then head back down to Champaign. The team is currently 13-7 overall and 3-4 in the Big Ten.

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  12. Top of the Morning, Jan. 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    ... believe Diana, but I emailed longtime WICD weather anchor Doug Quick, who set me straight: "Growing up in central Illinois, it was a fairly common term used to describe a period of time - especially during the last half of January - in which we ...

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  13. Life Remembered: Mullally a mentor and visionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    ... Radio & Television in what was then the College of Communications (now the College of Media) at the University of Illinois. That's where Michael Soper met the man he calls his very first mentor and credits with having the vision to steer him into a ...

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  14. Nine restaurants fail inspections; five closed temporarilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    ... at improper temperatures. CU-CitizenAccess.org operates under the Department of Journalism at the University of Illinois and focuses on local investigative reporting, with an emphasis on social, justice and economic issues. The project began with ...

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  15. New path on horizon for north side of MahometRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    If all goes according to plan, walkers and bicyclists will have a new way to navigate the north side of Mahomet - and new access to the western entrance to Lake of the Woods. The Illinois Department of Transportation was recently awarded an Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program grant for $293,780 for design and construction of a bike path along Illinois 47 from Franklin Street north to the Briar Cliff subdivision.

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  16. Davis pushes EPA on aquiferRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    Clearly perturbed by delays, U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, is pushing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to finish its review of a proposal to designate the Mahomet Aquifer as a sole source aquifer. The designation would allow the EPA to review all federally funded projects in the central Illinois area to ensure they will not contaminate the aquifer.

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  17. Area history, Jan. 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The News-Gazette

    ... work to form partnerships between the public and private sectors to get computer technology into the hands of all Illinois citizens. The 26-year-old Gifford native made the announcement at a Sunday afternoon news conference at Everitt Lab at the ...

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  18. Baseball's Ernie Banks, 'Mr Cub', dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    ... and back-to-back National League MVPs as for his cheer, his optimism, and his love of the game," Obama, a former Illinois senator, said in a statement. "He was beloved by baseball fans everywhere, including Michelle, who, when she was a girl, used ...

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  19. T/CCI Climatic Wind Tunnel Replicates Extreme Conditions Featured in AutomationMedia MagazineRead the original story

    Saturday | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 24, 2015 - The T/CCI Climatic Wind Tunnel is featured in AutomationMedia.com. The feature article, authored by industrial journalist, Thomas R. Cutler, is titled, "Climatic Wind Tunnel in Decatur Illinois Replicates Extreme Conditions."

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  20. 5 years dropped from man's sentence for 2007 slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KFVS12

    An Aurora man convicted of stabbing to death his 83-year-old neighbor in 2007 will spend five fewer years in prison for the crime. An Illinois appellate court last year ruled in favor of resentencing Hector Mauricio in the death of Roscoe Ebey.

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