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  • Records: Lobbyists spending at $1.2M this year

    SPRINGFIELD – State records show that lobbyists have spent more than $1.2 million so far this year in Illinois.
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Woman arrested with more than $320K in drugs

    CHICAGO – A 25-year-old Pennsylvania woman faces several felony charges after she was arrested with more than $320,000 worth of drugs at Chicago’s Uni ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Ex-boyfriend’s trial to begin in Chicago woman’s death

    CHICAGO – Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of a Chicago man accused in the 2007 killing of his ex-girlfriend, whose body was found covered ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Casino towns plan budgets as gambling revenue is withheld

    ELGIN – Casino towns outside Chicago are feeling the sting of a lack of a state budget because they’re not receiving their share of gambling tax reven ...
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Lee County considering creating gun ordinance

    DIXON – The sheriff in Lee County in northern Illinois said authorities are looking into a firearms ordinance because the county doesn’t have one.
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Police: 2 dead in shooting at industrial park

    BOLINGBROOK – Police in south-suburban Chicago said two people are dead from a shooting at an industrial park.
    Oct. 26, 2015 - 9:52 pm
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