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Update: Dixon Comptroller's Items Being Sold

Updated: 07/14/2012 - Law enforcement authorities are selling the first of a large group of assets seized from a former city comptroller in northern Illinois who is accused of stealing millions in public funds.

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Storm damage forces inmate transfer from Dixon

Posted: 06/30/2012 - The Illinois Department of Corrections says it transferred 78 inmates from the Dixon prison after a severe storm Friday night damaged the roofs of several housing units

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Lawmakers defeat flood-insurance provision

Posted: 06/30/2012 - Members of Illinois' congressional delegation say they've defeated a legislative measure that would have mandated flood insurance for individuals living behind what they called healthy flood-protection barriers.

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Agency reviews why disabled abuse uninvestigated

Updated: 06/30/2012 - The Illinois Department of Human Services has announced it is "re-evaluating" the role of its Office of the Inspector General following a report the agency failed to investigate the deaths of disabled who allegedly were victims of neglect and abuse.

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Take Your Brat To Work Day

Posted: 06/29/2012 - WANT BRATS FOR BREAKFAST? Join Alpine Kiwanis for 23WIFR’s “Take Your Brat to Work Day” Friday, July 20th from 6:00 – 10:00 am only from the Drive-Thru at the N. Alpine & Harlem Rd. Logli location. Breakfast Brats available for $2.50 each.

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Sidewalks fill as cities celebrate gay community

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Posted: 06/24/2012 - The sidewalks of downtown San Francisco are crowded with colorful revelers as the city marks its 42nd year celebrating the lesbian, gay and transgender community.

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Murder Suspect Now in Custody

Updated: 06/24/2012 - The Winnebago County Sheriff's Department arrests a woman they say murdered her newborn baby.

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Rodney King Dead

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Posted: 06/17/2012 - Police say Rodney King's fiancDee heard a splash and went outside to find him at the bottom of the pool.

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Tax-break transparency bill sent to Gov. Quinn

Updated: 06/04/2012 - Before they left Springfield last week lawmakers sent Gov. Pat Quinn a bill that would require Illinois to publicly reveal the details of corporate tax breaks as soon as the deals are complete.

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More advanced therapies are being aimed at cancer

Posted: 06/03/2012 - New research shows a sharp escalation in the weapons race against cancer. Scientists are reporting success with several high-tech approaches long dreamed of but not possible or proven to work until now.

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