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  • Our view: Enough! State leaders must end Illinois' budget impasse

    NOTE TO READERS: Today's editorial was written by the Editorial Board of the State Journal-Register in Springfield and is being published in newspaper ...
    June 29, 2016 - 8:25 am
  • GOP, Democrats say progress made in Illinois budget talks

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner and majority Democrats were pushing competing plans to ensure schools stay open and government operations continue, though ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Dire scenarios for Illinois in second year without budget

    SPRINGFIELD – If Illinois enters a second year without a budget this week, cash will stop flowing to local 911 centers, preventive health screenings a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Reeder: Chicago, downstaters need to work together

    SPRINGFIELD – As soon as the Brits voted to depart from the European Union, I began listening for the first rumblings of discontent in Illinois.
    June 28, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • Miller: Redistricting reform not solution to all Illinois problems

    Illinoisans are undeniably furious about the way their government has been running (or, more accurately, not running). They’re looking for solutions a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 9:37 am
  • Short-term budget fix for Illinois close, but not schools

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner said Monday that he’s close to a compromise with Democratic lawmakers on a partial-year budget plan with just three da ...
    June 27, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Illinois police dog honored with funeral procession

    TROY – A police dog that spent more than six years on the job at a Metro East police department has been honored with a funeral procession after healt ...
    June 26, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • $2B in road projects threatened by stalemate

    EDINBURG – As a first-year superintendent in the Edinburg schools, Fred Lamkey got an education he didn’t expect: traveling Route 29, which in various ...
    June 26, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • Study: Rotting trees caused mysterious holes in huge dunes

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Mysterious holes that forced the closure of a massive dune at an Indiana national park after a 6-year-old boy fell into one and nea ...
    June 26, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Economic woes cause drop in number of Illinois boaters

    OTTAWA – Thousands of boaters are still active on Illinois waters, but their numbers have declined significantly over the past several years due to th ...
    June 26, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • 1 dead, 1 injured after boats crash on Illinois’ Rock River

    OREGON – Winnebago County Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Hintz said one person died and another was left injured after two boats collided on the Rock River ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:09 pm
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