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State Budget Issues

Updated: 07/12/2007 - The longer Springfield takes to solve their issues means we're going to have to wait to see infrastructure improvements around the state.

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Live Harp Music

Updated: 07/12/2007 - Being in a hospital can be a stressful and nervous experience, the people, the doctors, the commotion but now Rockford Memorial has a new way of dealing with that anxiety.

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Puppet Makers

Updated: 07/12/2007 - They're puppets so big that they'd make Pinocchio eat some crow, make Howdy Doody get all moody, and cause Lamb Chop to belly flop.

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See Your Soldier

Updated: 07/12/2007 - Morale Boosting Program In Jeopardy

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Legislator Involvement in Budget Talks Getting Mixed Reviews

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Updated: 07/12/2007 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Like teens itching to get behind the wheel for the first time, state lawmakers are getting a taste of what they've sought for years -- a chance to sit at the negotiating table and work on a new state budget.

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UIC Chancellor Plans to Retire

Posted: 07/12/2007 - CHICAGO (AP) - The chancellor of the University of Illinois' Chicago campus plans to retire at the end of the year.

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Durbin Upset with Lack of Leadership on Illinois Budget

Posted: 07/12/2007 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- U-S Senator Dick Durbin says he hopes Governor Rod Blagojevich and other Illinois officials exercise leadership to end a state budget impasse that could jeopardize federal transportation funds.

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Man Who Alleged Bomb Threat on Sears Tower Pleads Guilty

Posted: 07/12/2007 - BOSTON (AP) -- A man who misled federal authorities into thinking that a Muslim student he met on a social networking Web site planned a terrorist attack on Chicago's Sears Tower has pleaded guilty.

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Tainted Toothpaste

Updated: 07/12/2007 - Illinois attorney general says possibly tainted toothpaste found

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Beauty Queen Blackmail Update

Posted: 07/12/2007 - Miss New Jersey is revealing the photos that she says are being used to try to force her to give up her crown.

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Marijuana Family

Posted: 07/12/2007 - Marijuana-manufacture operation apparently a family affair

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Salmonella Cases After Taste Of Chicago

Posted: 07/12/2007 - Chicago health officials say they're investigating 17 cases of illness possibly linked to a booth at last week's Taste of Chicago food festival.

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Disaster Assistance

Posted: 07/12/2007 - Disaster loans available for some Illinois businesses

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Wind Farm Zoning Change

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Updated: 07/12/2007 - A controversial zoning change for wind farms has gone through in Stephenson County, but a lawsuit may not be far behind.

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Crackdown on Stolen Metals

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Updated: 07/11/2007 - As the price of metal continues to rise, so does the draw for thieves to steal metal goods and then pawn them off at local scrap yards. But some local scrap yards are cracking down.

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Salvia For Sale

Updated: 07/11/2007 - The list of dangers for our kids is long and the use of drugs, both legal and illegal, is at the top. But now there's a new drug concern for moms and dads and instead of buying it illegally on the streets you can buy Salvia legally at tobacco stores.

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State Budget Concerns

Posted: 07/11/2007 - Governor Rod Blagojevich says the only thing standing in the way of a new state budget is fellow democrat and house speaker Mike Madigan.

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New Hotel In Beloit

Updated: 05/11/2009 - For the first time in 40 years, tourists have a new place to stay when traveling through South Beloit.

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Points Of Light Winner

Updated: 07/11/2007 - 12 year old Dalton Wolf is this week's 23 WIFR and United Way Points of Light Award winner.

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Boil Order

Updated: 07/11/2007 - Boil Order has been lifted in Poplar Grove

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